Lifting the Veil: Spiritualism and Mrs. Lincoln
Have you heard that Mary Lincoln met with mediums and attended séances?
Explore the topic of the 19th-century spiritualist movement at her childhood home. In this 60-minute program classical magician John Shore will discuss some of the most famous people connected with the movement and use the techniques of a magician to recreate some of the effects that convinced audiences that they could communicate with deceased loved ones. Seatings at 6:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.