At a star-studded gala and ceremony, The Magic Circle presented its 2013 Awards at its London Headquarters.
Hosted by Johnny Ball, the full house in The Magic Circle Theatre watched the well deserved winners collect their prizes.
And the 2013 winners are:
The David Devant (for services to International Magic): Luis De Matos MIMC
The Maskelyne (for services to British Magic): Paul Kieve MIMC
The Carlton Award for Comedy: John van der Put MIMC
John Nevil Maskelyne Award (for services to magic literature): Juan Tamariz
Cecil Lyle Award (for best trick published in The Magic Circular): Terry Guyatt MIMC
Hoffmann Memorial Lecture - Brian Lead MIMC
Silver Wands, for service to The Magic Circle were presented to Peter Liddelow AIMC, Dennis Patten MIMC and Graham Reed MIMC. Simon Drake was presented with Honorary MIMC Professional.
The evening was topped off with a gala show hosted by Richard Pinner featuring Michael Vadini, Elizabeth Rogan, Scott Penrose and Graham Jolley.