At the next Assembly 181 meeting

Join us on Thursday, June 6, 2019, when our regular meeting will include a workshop by Jeff Carson.

Following the workshop, we will open the stage to others to perform in our “No Judgment Zone”, so bring something to share.

Society of American Magicians Assembly 181 of Hightstown meets the first Thursday of every month, September thru June at the First United Methodist Church , 187 Stockton Street, Hightstown, NJ 08520. Doors open at 7:00 PM. Workshops start at 7:30 PM.

Contact: SAM181 President Stephan Sloan at

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The Association of Children’s Entertainers is meeting on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at the United Methodist Church, 187 Stockton Street, Hightstown, NJ 08520. Doors open at 7:00 PM. Meetings start at 7:30 PM.

This club was created  for our members to share and learn so we can call ourselves the best Children’s Entertainers  around.   If you know a children’s entertainer,  whether they are a magician, a clown, ventriloquist, puppeteer, face painter, balloon twister or story teller, please invite them to attend the meeting.  The more diversified our members the more we all get to learn.

Close-Up and Personal Video Interview with Magician Rich Hurley

Rich Hurley is an accomplished sleight of hand magician and a successful sales executive for Freeman Audio Visual Solutions, the nations’ leading supplier of audio visual solutions to the meetings and trade show industry. Rich’s natural sales ability and his genuine interest in people comes through in all his performances. The result is entertaining and hilarious fun.

Rich is a member of the Academy of MagSamletterV4N5R2ical Arts and Sciences (Hollywood Magic Castle) was a student of Dean Dill, one of the most well known and highly regarded names in the inner circle of magic.

This is the second interview by Mitch Geier, in the S.A.M. Assembly 181 series of Close-Up and Personal Interviews with members of the magic community, that will be posted on a free streaming service.

Sit back and enjoy this 55-minute interview with Rich Hurley without commercial interruption at

Future interviews and videos will be posted on the S.A.M. Assembly 181 Vimeo channel at