The Futurist Adam Trent
My wee video above starts off bad. Trying too hard to be contoversial. Anyway…Adam Trent, holy crap. As I was with others in the production of Illusionists 2.0, I was riveted to my seat, as Adam Trent was hilarious.
Absolute gold. From the moment he walked on stage, he was a commanding presence, and just like the rest of the cast, knew his stuff, and what worked for him.
Even the Ambitious Card took on a new element, not just through his handling, but the use of 3D live screening. Something that hs never been done before, and can see it becoming a staple diet of other performances and shows.
As I allude to in the video, there is a crash helmet involved, and a climax, that I just did not see coming. Hence my ascertation that Adam TRent Screwed with my mind. Bast**d…
What must be, I assume, a signature piece with digital graphics, played very well, and was incredibly thought out. To envisage a routine that involves such hardware, practice, rehearse, and bring it to such a perfomring standard, has helped propel Adam Trent to work the stage in Illusionists 2.0
You can bet that the produceers Tim Lawson and Simon Painter, looked at a whole swathe of performers, and decided that Adma Trent would fit into the mix.
A name not many may know, but after Illusionists 2.0, a name that will grow even bigger. (Not that it hasn’t already, due to his own efforts…)
We liked it we did…
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The Illusionists, is playing from Jan 10th to 16th 2014 at The Sydney Opera House and more information can be gleaned HERE
Our last post and review will delve into all that is ‘The Manipulator’ Yu Ho – Jin