The Original Chinese Conjuror
by Raymond Yiu and Lee Warren
23, 24, 25 August 2018
Left Bank Leeds
Part of the 2018 Left Bank Opera Festival
William Robinson is a struggling magician at the start of the 20th century, propped up by his ever loving wife, Dot, and paling under the shadow of the greatest magician of the time, ‘Herrmann the Great’.
His fortunes drastically change, however, when William discovers that all his act needs is another element of illusion - the adoption of the persona of ‘The Original Chinese Conjuror’ …