The Illusionist

The Illusionist is the first talent show devoted to magic. An engaging spectacle, an international challenge that will astonish young and old alike. 36 young magicians and illusionists from all over the world are in competition: the finest artists, carefully selected in individual countries, guarantee a unique show with powerful visual impact.

At stake for the participants is the dream of Las Vegas, the world capital of magic. The winner of The Illusionist will be engaged for a season in a great show in Las Vegas, the chance of a lifetime.

5 special judges assess the contestants performance 5 internationally famous artists are the Masters of The Illusionist From their special interactive armchairs, the judges watch all the exhibitions, carefully evaluating the challenges to decide who stays and who will be eliminated there will be only one winner of The Illusionist.

Each judge sits in a special interactive chair with a transparent base that changes colour depending on the Master’s decision. The majority of blue or red chairs immediately indicates the contestant’s fate.

To win Las Vegas, contestants must pass the first round by direct elimination. Only the best will advance to the semifinals and engage with the other competitors face to face. The winners of the direct challenges will have a chance to perform again before the judges in the finals. Of these, the Masters will choose only one winner.

The number of episodes may vary according to production demands. The original project for The Illusionist calls for 4 episodes.

  • GENRE: Talent show
  • TIMESLOT: Prime Time
  • SCHEDULING: Weekly
  • DURATION: 120′
  • BROADCASTER: Canale 5
  • COUNTRY: Italy
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