Doug, Siegfried, and Roy Photo #2

The above photo features a trifecta of magic legends: Doug, Siegfried, and Roy. It is only the second picture that I have seen with the three of them (though I’m sure there are more). The first that I saw, was taken in the 1980s, and featured Debbie joining in. This one was featured in an…

Siegfried Fischbacher (1939-2021)

I’d be very remiss in not mentioning the death yesterday of Siegfried Fischbacher at age 81. It goes without saying that Siegfried & Roy ushered in a new era of magic in Las Vegas and the world. The two played a definitive part in making Vegas the entertainment Mecca it has since become, and will…

Roy Horn (1944-2020)

I’m sure many of you have heard by now the sad news of the death of magician Roy Horn. Roy, of course, was part of the legendary magician duo, Siegfried & Roy.  There’s not much I can really say to add to the legacy that these two gave Las Vegas and, most importantly, magic itself….