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Scott Hollingsworth has been entertaining audiences for more than 50 years with magic.  He has perfected many original creations and improved on old standards with ingenious adaptations.  He was a pioneer in restaurant magic and wrote the first book on that subject, Cashing in with Close-Up.  

During his 27 years as resident magician and Entertainment Director at Magic Island, Houston’s 5-star dinner theater, he performed and perfected routines during literally tens of thousands of shows. In addition to his original book on restaurant magic, Scott has written dozens of other books and routines.  His credentials include performing on cruise ships, lecturing for magic clubs around the world, repeat appearances at the world-famous Magic Castle in Hollywood, and winning of numerous awards from his peers.

  • Past President of International Brotherhood of Magician Ring #157

  • Past President of International Brotherhood of Magicians Ring 39

  • Past President of Society of American Magicians Assembly 19

  • Past President of Houston Association of Magicians

  • Houston Association Magician of the Year award 1999, 2003, 2008, 2010, & 1018

  • Winner of the prestigious Bob Blau Magic Achievement Award 2009

  • Texas Association of Magicians Contest Winner 1970

  • Past President of the Texas Association of Magicians 2009

  • Texas Association of Magicians Convention Chairman 2016

  • Honored as namesake of IBM Ring 39, The Scott Hollingsworth Ring

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