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David Copperfield

David Copperfield performs at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The following are photos of him over the years.

Andrea Wynn, Steve Wynn, Guy Laliberte and Claudia Barilla attend the afterparty for Cirque du Soleil's "One Night for One Drop" at Bellagio pool on Friday, March 22, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Guy Laliberte’s $10M golf tourney, Jerry Lewis + Celine, ‘Now You See Me 2’
Las Vegas:
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte is producing one of the largest putting tournaments in golf history to debut here next March with the total prize money expected to exceed $10 million.
Criss Angel, with Maestro and Nathan Burton, celebrates the fifth anniversary of his Cirque du Soleil show “Believe” at the Luxor on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at a party at Rx Boiler Room in Mandalay Place.
Who will win Merlin Award for Best Sleight-of-Hand Artist?
Thursday, March 3, 2016
I don’t want to spoil the surprise, but one Las Vegas magician will receive the Merlin Award for Best Sleight-of-Hand Artist of 2016 on Monday. Past Las Vegas winners include David Copperfield, Siegfried & Roy, Penn & Teller and Criss Angel.
Guest columnist magician Mat Franco.
10 questions with magician Mat Franco, ‘AGT’ winner and new Linq headliner
Las Vegas Strip:
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Mat Franco is the first and only magician to win NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” and now he’s following in the footsteps of ventriloquist and Season 2 “AGT” winner Terry Fator with his own Las Vegas Strip residency.
David Copperfield poses for a picture with a fan during the unveiling of his slot machine Thursday, June 26, 2014, in MGM Grand.
David Copperfield’s pool collapses at 57th floor Manhattan penthouse
Real Estate:
Monday, March 23, 2015
MGM Grand headliner illusionist David Copperfield’s rooftop swimming pool in Manhattan did a disappearing act, but it unfortunately wasn’t one of his magic tricks. The lap pool atop Copperfield’s East 57th Street penthouse burst and flooded his apartment.
Las Vegas-based magician David Copperfield.
Whether in magic or business, relevancy, communication count, David Copperfield says
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
What do a young entrepreneur and an illusionist have in common? Ask David Copperfield, the world-renowned master of illusion, and he’ll tell you the jobs are very much the same: from a demand to push limits to ...
Joanie Spina.
Longtime assistant to magician David Copperfield dies at 61
Monday, August 18, 2014
Joanie Spina, longtime assistant to magician David Copperfield, died Sunday at a Houston hospital while awaiting lung and liver transplants. She was 61. Spina, a Las Vegas resident who also coached young magicians and an aspiring filmmaker, suffered from pulmonary fibrosis, an incurable lung disease. She also had been...
Las Vegas: the Game founders Chad Hardy and Justin Oswald.
Strip Scribbles: LVMS off-road track for SEMA; ‘Las Vegas: The Game’; David Copperfield slot machine
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
It’s one of the most ambitious and unique sports events to ever be planned for our city: A nighttime, 3.6-mile, off-road track to be built around Las Vegas Motor Speedway tied to the huge Specialty Equipment Market Association trade show in November.
Scott Disick, a friend, Kourtney Kardashian, David Copperfield and Kris Jenner at Copperfield's show at MGM Grand on Sunday, May 26, 2013.
Face-off! Michael Jackson and Billboard Awards vs. David Copperfield and ‘The Amazing Race’
Sunday, May 18, 2014
In one corner, Hollywood Theater at MGM Grand resident headliner and illusionist David Copperfield is banking on his incredible magic to make the late King of Pop Michael Jackson’s hologram image “disappear” in the other corner.
David Copperfield
Settlement talks in lawsuits between magician David Copperfield, stagehands
Friday, April 4, 2014
Attorneys for magician David Copperfield and several current and former Las Vegas stagehands say they're talking about settling a pair of lawsuits filed in a dispute about trade secrets and overtime pay. A Feb. 15 federal lawsuit accuses...
Chinese New Year (Year of the Horse) is commemorated at the Atrium Waterfall on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Palazzo. Chinese New Year begins Jan. 31, 2014.
Strip Scribbles: Palazzo, Wynn and Cosmopolitan celebrate Chinese New Year and Year of the Horse
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Our Strip casino hotels Palazzo, Wynn and the Cosmopolitan are all geared up to help our Asian friends celebrate Chinese New Year and the Year of the Horse, the symbol of speed, strength, courage, perseverance and nobility.
Video slot machines themed after the magic of David Copperfield are displayed during the G2E convention at the Sands Expo Center Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013.
David Copperfield's new act: the face of a new line of slot machines
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
His slot machine makes your money disappear. Considered by most to be the world's greatest illusionist, David Copperfield now has another line to add to his resume: He has his own slot machine.
Billy Gardell and cast members of "Jersey Boys" at Paris Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Magazine honoring the best in the rock biz; Bradshaw getting ready for stage show
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
The 4th annual Vegas Rocks! Magazine music awards show is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 25, at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel. It's tied in with the publication’s 9th anniversary. This year’s celebration of classic rock salutes some of the most legendary artists in the music business.
Illusionist David Copperfield in 2002.
David Copperfield: Now you’ll see him — and his magic — for longer at MGM Grand
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Although illusionist David Copperfield has a new three-year contract and a theater named for him for his new show at MGM ...
"The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" stars Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi and Jim Carrey.
Photos: ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone,’ starring Steve Carell and Jim Carrey, reveals headliner magician feuds
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Moviegoers who see the new “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone” this weekend and say lead stars Steve Carell (Burt Wonderstone) and Steve Buscemi ...
David Copperfield uses Skype for his "Today" interview at the airport in Peoria, Ill.
Emergency landing forces David Copperfield to use Skype for ‘Today’ appearance
Monday, March 4, 2013
MGM Grand headliner magician David Copperfield had to rely on Skype instead of his magic tricks to appear on NBC’s “Today” this morning. A 4 a.m. ...