Penn & Teller Will Bring Magic to Broadway this Summer

first_img Penn & Teller Related Shows Show Closed This production ended its run on Aug. 16, 2015 View Comments Legendary duo Penn and Teller are bringing their aptly named show Penn & Teller to Broadway! The magical pair will play the Marquis Theatre for a limited engagement from July 7 through August 16 (with the Gloria and Emilio Estefan musical On Your Feet! on deck).Penn Jillette and one-name wonder Teller first appeared on Broadway in 1987, after they were a hit off-Broadway in 1985. They returned to the Great White Way in 1991 with The Refrigerator Tour. Their numerous accolades include a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, six Emmy nominations, and seven “Las Vegas Magicians of the Year” wins for their long-running act at The Rio. They served as the hosts of the British TV series Penn & Teller: Fool Us, which will be revived on The CW later this year.In addition to bringing magic to Broadway, Teller is no stranger to the stage, having directed Play Dead off-Broadway and productions of Macbeth and The Tempest. Expect less Shakespeare and more trickery at the Marquis, though.Penn & Teller step onto the Marquis stage after another magic act—The Illusionists celebrated a limited engagement that ended on January 5. The theater has since undergone renovations.last_img read more

Texas State looks to sweep CCU

first_imgSENIOR STUDS: Coastal Carolina’s DeVante’ Jones, Tommy Burton and Tyrell Gumbs-Frater have combined to account for 49 percent of the team’s scoring this season and have scored 54 percent of all Chanticleers points over the last five games.SPARKING THE OFFENSE: Jones has directly created 45 percent of all Coastal Carolina field goals over the last three games. The sophomore guard has 23 field goals and 11 assists in those games.YET TO WIN: The Bobcats are 0-7 when they allow 68 or more points and 14-2 when they hold opponents to anything under 68 points. The Chanticleers are 0-8 when they score 68 points or fewer and 12-3 when they exceed 68.WINNING WHEN: The Chanticleers are 5-0 when they make 11 or more 3-pointers and 7-11 when they fall shy of that mark. The Bobcats are 5-0 when at least four of their players score in double-figures and 9-9 on the year otherwise.DID YOU KNOW: Coastal Carolina is rated second among Sun Belt teams with an average of 78.2 points per game. February 5, 2020 Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditTexas State (14-9, 7-5) vs. Coastal Carolina (12-11, 5-7)HTC Center, Conway, South Carolina; Thursday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Texas State goes for the season sweep over Coastal Carolina after winning the previous matchup in San Marcos. The teams last faced each other on Jan. 9, when the Bobcats forced 18 Coastal Carolina turnovers and turned the ball over just eight times en route to the 78-66 victory. ___For more AP college basketball coverage: and was generated by Automated Insights,, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.comcenter_img Associated Press Texas State looks to sweep CCUlast_img read more