Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 36: Carnival of Wonders, May 27 - 30, 2022 Missoula, Montana

Jones Family Magic

MisCon 36 Attending Professional

Delight, danger, mystery and intrigue, with a laugh here and there! Jones Family Magic explores the depths of the magical performance arts with a dash of sideshow and a flavoring of pure mystic mayhem. Sir James the Magnificent, Madame Azira, Lord Alden Blackhand and the Jones Family magic team offer traditional sleight of hand and illusion, mysterious mentalism and risky feats of danger, all within a format suited for kids and adults alike.

Delight, danger, mystery and intrigue, with a laugh here and there! Jones Family Magic explores the depths of the magical performance arts with a dash of sideshow and a flavoring of pure mystic mayhem. Sir James the Magnificent, Madame Azira, Lord Alden Blackhand and the Jones Family magic team offer traditional sleight of hand and illusion, mysterious mentalism and risky feats of danger, all within a format suited for kids and adults alike.
Stage illusions, close-up tabletop magic and mystic personal encounters team with live fire eating and fire handling, deeds of peril, scientific life readings and magic instruction---all for your entertainment, education and wonder!

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Fri 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Jones Family Magic Set Up, Sideshow Area (12)
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    Jones Family Magic will set up for their show for M36

  • panel Fri 4:00 - 4:50 PM, Jones Family Magic Sideshow, Sideshow Area (12)
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    Ladies and gentlemen, beings of all kinds, shapes and ages---this is your chance to see the spectacle of a lifetime! Stage illusions, mentalism, deeds of mystery and danger—and more! Watch Jones Family Magic combine traditional magic and sideshow performance into a mystic, marvelous and puzzling show you won’t forget. How do they do that? Why?? Wonders await! Come and enjoy!

  • Break Fri 4:50 - Sat 1:00
  • panel Sat 1:00 - 1:50 PM, Magic Up Close & Personal, Sideshow Area (12)
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    Experience the arts of mentalism, magic and illusion at first hand. Watch Lord Alden mystify with magical manipulation of objects uncommon and arcane, while Sir James the Magnificent captivates your imagination with cards, creations, and changing wonders. Playing the odds or wondering what to do next? Join Madame Azira in the mysteries of dice, things that move with a mind of their own.

  • Break Sat 1:50 - Sat 5:00
  • panel Sat 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Magic Up Close & Personal, Sideshow Area (12)
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    Experience the arts of mentalism, magic and illusion at first hand. Watch Lord Alden mystify with magical manipulation of objects uncommon and arcane, while Sir James the Magnificent captivates your imagination with cards, creations, and changing wonders. Playing the odds or wondering what to do next? Join Madame Azira in the mysteries of dice, things that move with a mind of their own.

  • Break Sat 5:50 - Sat 9:00
  • panel Sat 9:00 - 10:50 PM, Cheeky Geeky Vaudeville Show!, Ballroom B
    Panelists: Cheeky Geeky Vaudeville , Cosplaimee , Jones Family Magic

    MisCon is proud to be hosting another stellar performance by our friends the Cheeky Geeky Vaudeville! CGV is a collaboration of talent paying homage to fandom with skits, live music, belly dance, performance pieces and comedy, featuring new faces and some special guests from Missoula's Drag Community!
    Be advised: some language and themes could be questionable for younger audiences.

  • Break Sat 10:50 - Sun 11:00
  • panel Sun 11:00 - 11:50 AM, History of Playing Cards Part 1, Ballroom B
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    What mysteries can a simple playing card contain? Let's discuss the history, tragic stories and entertaining people who have made playing cards what they are today. From recreational devices to tools of international spy craft to mysterious mystic machinations of present and future, playing cards affect our lives and world history in ways you might not expect. We promise to play with a full deck. Who knows what a turn of the cards might bring!

  • Break Sun 11:50 - Sun 4:00
  • panel Sun 4:00 - 4:50 PM, Jones Family Magic Set Up, Sideshow Area (12)
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    Jones Family Magic will be setting up for their following show. Make sure to come and see the main event!

  • panel Sun 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Jones Family Magic Stage Show, Sideshow Area (12)
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    Ladies and gentlemen, beings of all kinds, shapes and ages---this is your chance to see the spectacle of a lifetime! Stage illusions, mentalism, deeds of mystery and danger—and more! Watch Jones Family Magic combine traditional magic and sideshow performance into a mystic, marvelous and puzzling show you won’t forget. How do they do that? Why?? Wonders await! Come and enjoy!

  • Break Sun 5:50 - Mon 10:00
  • panel Mon 10:00 - 10:50 AM, Magic with Everyday Objects, Ballroom B
    Panelists: Jones Family Magic , James Jones (Lord Alden Blackhand), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Sir. James Jones (Sir .James)

    It’s not just for kids---but kids can be magicians, too. Young and or old, there is magic in each of us and magic is fun to do.
    Join the Jones Family Magic team in learning basic magical tricks and illusions you can perform using ordinary objects you might find around you every day. Get a start at mystifying your friends and families. Learn a new skill that can bring delight and wonder.
    This panel is best suited for budding magicians ages 8 and up.