The Bruce Chadwick SAM Assembly 138 Alliance of Illusionists (AOI) is a 501(c)6 Texas non-profit corporation that organizes activities for individuals interested in the practice and promotion of magic tricks, illusions, and sleight-of-hand.
The Fort Worth based magician's club operates under the directives of both its published Bylaws and under the jurisdiction as an Assembly of the Society of American Magicians. Also each Active and Junior member must maintain SAM membership.
The Assembly meets monthly for Assembly meetings and seeks to produce harmony in the magical arts. The Assembly also promotes educational programs and activities to benefit members to increase their skills and knowledge regarding the art of magic.
Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month, 7:00 pm at the Illusion Warehouse magic shop located at 3917 McCart Avenue, Fort Worth, Texas 76110. Anyone interested in the art of magic and illusion may attend up to three times as a visitor.
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THURSDAY AUGUST 20 MONTHLY ASSEMBLY MEETING
ON ZOOM AND AT THE ILLUSION WAREHOUSE
The feature presentation at this month’s Alliance of Illusionists meeting will be "A Night of Illusion." Bruce Chadwick and Cindy Bighorse will uncrate an array of large stage illusions that will be performed by various AOI Members.
According to Texas Governor Greg Abbott and his Phase 3 to "Open Texas," the Illusion Warehouse Party Room is open to half its occupancy certificate plus staff. This means the next Monthly Assembly Meeting of the Alliance of Illusionists will be at the Illusion Warehouse, 7:00 pm, 3917 McCart Avenue, Fort Worth, Texas. President Bighorse has also arranged the meeting online with Zoom so that members not comfortable attending the meeting in person may still do so virtually. See Zoom information below as it becomes available.
Seats will be arranged so that there is social distancing. People who are ill should stay home. Attendance for the meeting may not exceed 25 persons. Seating is available on a first-come basis and seats in excess of 25 will be removed from the room. Once the 25 person occupancy is filled, members and guests who arrive at the meeting must be turned away. In accordance with Judge Glen Whitley's mandate, all attendees must wear masks.
President Cindy Bighorse has called for an Executive Committee Meeting to be held at 6:00 pm, the hour before the 7:00 pm Monthly Assembly Meeting. All officers are requested to be in attendance. All members in good standing (2020 dues-paid-up members) may also attend. Visitors maly not attend Executive Committee Meetings and according to the mandates of the Bylaws, the meeting cannot be available via zoom.