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The Great Armando, MMF 2019 - Press Kit


Media Contact: The Great Armando,

Announcing The Great Armando’s return at the Melbourne Magic Festival with his Suitcase of Wonder, winner of the “Children’s Show Award” in 2018.

Sat 6 Jul 2019, 12:15pm (Running time: 50 minutes)

Sun 7 Jul 2019, 12:15pm

Thu 11 Jul 2019, 1:45pm

Fri 12 Jul 2019, 1:45pm

Sat 13 Jul 2019, 12:15pm

Sawtooth Studio, 35 Johnston Street, Collingwood, Victoria

Melbourne Magic Festival

The Great Armando, one of Italy and Australia’s favourite children’s illusionists is back at the Melbourne Magic Festival after receiving the prestigious Children’s Show Award in 2018.

His suitcase is full of the silly, weird and wonderful things he collected on his travels and the magic and stories heard along the way.

The Great Armando will delight the whole family with his unique potion of storytelling, magic and juggling, in a highly interactive show of original entertainment.

The Great Armando is available for interviews in print, digital or media broadcast.

About The Great Armando (official website)

The Great Armando aka Davide Kaufmann is an award-winning illusionist hailing from Italy and now based in Melbourne, Australia.

Featured in Vogue Uomo as one of Italy’s most popular magicians, The Great Armando is one of Australia’s most loved and experienced children’s illusionists dedicated to entertaining the younger audiences.

Beginning his career as a medieval knight in castles across Europe over 12 years ago, The Great Armando has since graduated to a fully-fledged wizard and has brought his magic across the seas to the mystical land of Oz.