You may recall my post about the return of Boney Island, one of the most beloved home haunts of all time. Friday night saw the debut of Boney Island's new theme of skeleton magicians performing tricks. The show was a great success with a large turnout, including the press. You would never guess that the plan to put on a new show was hatched only this summer, and that many of the items to build this show were obtained in only the past month or two.
Here's creator Rick Polizzi:
The 10 magic cauldrons shot green glowing water 12 feet into the air, eliciting applause:
The popular fortune teller answered questions and amused the crowd:
|Neighbor David, on the right, is the secret voice of the fortune teller|
|The crowd usually gets deep for the fortune teller|
One skeleton held a flashlight while another talented skeleton made shadow puppets with his boney hands, including a bird, a witch, a castle- even the Boney Island skull logo!:
Like Houdini, The Man In The Can was a skeleton bound in a strait jacket, and wiggled to escape it while under water in this creepy confine:
Another skeleton magician sawed other skeletons in half...but he made a few errors:
Oh yes, the pumpkins are in that crazy 3-story tall treehouse.