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Exhibition explores the magical arts of Houdini




Houdini (L) performs his famous needle and thread trick.
Houdini (L) performs his famous needle and thread trick.
Courtesy of the Skirball Cultural Center

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Madeleine takes a tour of the new new exhibition, Houdini: Art and Magic, at the Skirball Museum in Los Angeles. The show brings together historical artifacts from the life and work of the magician and showman who remains an enduring subject of fascination.