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David Copperfield International Fan Club News

(volume 1 edition 21)

Subject: David Copperfield International Fan Club News
From: whtknght@hakatac.almanac.bc.ca (Zsolt Hengsperger)
Organization: Sir HackAlot's UNIX BBS, Port Alberni, B.C.
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David Copperfield International Fan Club News (volume 1 edition 21)

(Friday, December 8, 1995)

Wax Model Of David Unveiled!
On August 29 David Copperfield attended London with his financee, Claudia Schiffer, to unviel a wax model of himself at Madame Tussaud's Waxworks. The figure, which floats above the heads of visitors without string or wires, was designed and sculpted by Stuart Williamson with some help from David himself. The sculpture took six months to complete and cost over $40,000.

Copperfield's Book Released!
David Copperfield's "Tales Of The Impossible", a 400-page hardcover fiction book has been released by HarperPrism Publishing. The book was created and edited by David Copperfield and Janet Berliner. The price is $23.00 U.S. It features 18 short stories which range from "the wonderful to the wicked". The stories are contributed by David Copperfield, Raymond E. Feist, Joyce Carol Oates, Ray Bradbury, Larry Bond, Eric Lustbader, Dean R. Koontz and others.

Tour Schedule (subject to change without notice)
              8-10 Rosemont, Illinois, U.S.A. (Rosemont Theatre)
                11 Sioux City, Iowa, U.S.A. (Municipal Auditorium)
                12 Topeka, Kansas, U.S.A. (Music Hall Arena)
                14 Albuqeurque, New Mexico, U.S.A. (Tingley Coliseum)
                15 Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A. (Desert Sky Pavilion)
             16-17 Pasadena, California, U.S.A. (Pasadena Civic Auditorium)
             18-22 Costa Mesa, California, U.S.A. (Orange P.A. Centre)
For current tour schedule info call the Copperfield Hotline (619)592-0843

David Copperfield's Internet Home Pages

David Copperfield's Mailing Address
David Copperfield # 300 - 515 Post Oak Blvd Houston, Texas, U.S.A. 77027

David Copperfield's Fan Club Address
David Copperfield International Fan Club
# 601 - 11777 San Vincente Blvd
Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

Membership costs $15.00 U.S. funds per year and is payable by check, money order, VISA or MasterCard. You will receive two 8 x 12 colour photos, a pin, biography sheet, quarterly newsletters and other items.

Purchasing Of David Copperfield Music
Some of the music used by David Copperfield is available on the "Illusion Works - Music For Modern Magical Performers" compact disc along with music used by other popular illusionists.

For more information write to :
Illusion Works
4720 SouthWest 55th Avenue
Davie, Florida, U.S.A.

Also, the "Music Of David Copperfield" compact disc contains 17 of the songs used by David Copperfield in his illusions. The CD is being sold by record stores throughout Europe and limited parts of the United States and Canada.

The following songs are on this compact disc :
Phil Collins - Find A Way To My Heart (1992, Elevator)
Seal - Killer
Sting - Straight To My Heart (1989, Pole Levitation)
Terence Trent D'Arby - Dance Little Sister (1993, Blue Print Disapp Girls)
Johnny Gill - Rub You The Right Way (Graffiti Wall)
Johnny Clegg And Savuka - Dela (Floating Rose)
Chubby Checker - Let's Twist Again (1989, Twister)
Harry Belafonte - Angelina (1989, Dancing Ties)
Sam Cooke - Wonderful World
Cutting Crew - I Just Died In Your Arms Tonight (1988, Death Saw)
Corey Hart - Sunglasses At Night
Alannah Myles - Who Loves You (1990, Attic Illusion)
Leonard Bernstein - An American In Paris
Talking Heads - Burning Down The House (1989, Building Implosion)
Genesis - Mama (1993, Cocoon)
Richard Marx - Satisfied (1990, Niagara Falls Challenge)
Salzburger Mozarteum - Carmina Burana (1992, Fires Of Passion)

Purchasing Of David Copperfield's Television Specials
The David Copperfield television specials are available for purchase at a cost of $20.00 U.S. funds per special through the Society Of American Magicians' (S.A.M.) film and tape library. They are available in VHS, 3/4 VHS and Beta format. Some tapes are available in French language editions.

For information write to :
Jay A. Gorham
S.A.M. Film And Tape Librarian
5 Mayfair Road
Wynantskill, New York, U.S.A.
Phone (518)283-0106

David Copperfield International - Merchandise Available For Purchase
(A) Tri-fold black and gold brochure - info on whole cast (out of print) $11.00
(B) T-shirt - one size only. Giant photo of Copperfield on front. White. $20.00
(C) New 1995 tour program. $11.00
(D) New tour photo book # 2 $18.00
(E) T-shirt. Copperfield on his black Harley motorcycle (sizes: s,m,l,xl) $18.00

All of the above prices are in U.S. funds and INCLUDE postage.
Payable by check or money order drawn on U.S. banks only or by Visa or MasterCard. Please allow 6 to 12 weeks delivery.

Original Music Used In David Copperfield's Illusions
* 1995 *
THE FAN - Bono & Gavin Friday "In The Name Of The Father"
4 ACE ASSEMBLY (Grandfather's Card Trick) - theme from TV show "Cousins"

* 1993 *
COCOON (Metamorphosis) - Genesis "Mama"
BLUE PRINT DISAPPEARING GIRLS - Terence Trent D'Arby "Dance Little Sister"
VERTICAL ASRAH - George Michael "They Won't Go When I Go"
SHOOTING CARD (end) BonJovi "Shout To The Heart"

* 1992 *
ELEVATOR - Phil Collins "Find A Way To My Heart"
INTERLUDE - Peter Gabriel "Lay Your Hands On Me"
FLYING - East Of Eden TV Soundtrack "American Hymn (I Am Home)"

* 1991 *
BRAZILIAN WATER LEVITATION - Peter Gabriel "The Rhthym And The Heat"
BIG BLACK BOX - Big Pig "Breakaway"
HEAD MOVER - Peter Gabriel "Kiss Of Life"
TRAIN CAR VANISH - Young Sherlock Holmes Soundtrack

* 1990 *
CARD OUT OF PAPER - Information Society "Pure Energy"
MIS-LED (Pencil Through $100 Bill) Indiana Jones Temple Of Doom Soundtrack
ATTIC ILLUSION - Alannah Myles "Who Loves You"
NIAGARA FALLS CHALLENGE (end) - Richard Marx "Satisfied"

* 1989 *
DANCING TIES - Harry Belafonte "Angelina"
ORIGAMI TELEKENESIS - Peter Gabriel "Mercy Street"
POLE LEVITATION - Sting "Straight To My Heart"
TWISTER - Chubby Checker "Let's Twist Again"
BUILDING IMPLOSION (end) - Talking Heads "Burning Down The House"

* 1988 *
WEBSTER & CONSUELO - "Don't Know Much"
FLOATING MATCH - Steve Perry "Foolish Heart"
DEATH SAW - The Cutting Crew "I Just Died In Your Arms Tonight"

* 1986 *
SEEING THROUGH A WOMAN - Phil Collins "In The Air Tonight"

* 1984 *
GRAND CANYON LEVITATION - Bonnie Tyler "Holding Out For A Hero"

Questions, Comments?
If you have any specific questions or comments regarding David Copperfield please e-mail me at the address at the top of this newsletter.

The David Copperfield Newsletter is compiled by the David Copperfield International Fan Club on a bi-weekly basis and is posted solely on Usenet's ALT.MAGIC conference.
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Until Next Time,
Zsolt Hengsperger
David Copperfield International Fan Club

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