The 2013 Seance

The Official Houdini Seance will haunt the Halifax Citadel on October 31!  The famous fort in Nova Scotia, Canada will host the evening of magic, mystery, and history. Houdini spent a month in Halifax in 1896. This Halloween, we are hoping for his return to the harbor city!The Seance will be conducted by renowned medium Alan Hatfield of Pictou Landing First Nation.Doors to the Garrison Room will open at 7pm.

Houdini biographer, Bruce MacNab, will open the evening with stories of Houdini’s tumultuous time in Halifax.  Other performances will include award-winning singer Laura Smith, New York magician Margaret Steele, local magician, Mister J, and illusionist Lucas Wilson.

Tickets are $45 with a portion of each sale going to Feed Nova Scotia.  Ticket requests can be sent to

Tom Boldt:

Bill Radner:

Bruce MacNab: