Edinburgh Magic Festival programme lifts off

THE Edinburgh International Magic Festival is set to celebrate its fifth birthday this year, with this year’s programme unveiled today in the capital.

Edinburgh International Magic Festival director Kevin McMahon. Picture: Colin Hattersley

To celebrate, Festival director Kevin McMahon took to the air in a hint of the illusions and tricks set to feature in this year’s programme.

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The festival takes place from 27 June - 4 July.

Pictures: Colin Hattersley

Kevin McMahon at Camera Obscura. Picture: Colin Hattersley