Dutch ‘Open’ Championships of Magic

The ‘OPEN’ Dutch Championships of Magic 2019
This championship is part of the Dutch Festival of Magic 2019.

For the Dutch participants (only for the Dutch) this is also a selection for the upcoming FISM competitions in 2020 and 2021.

This competition is OPEN TO FOREIGN MAGICIANS
As contestant you can apply for one or more of the 8 FISM categories (maximum 1 act per category).

The stage competition will be held in the theatre of DE REEHORST

The close-up competition will be held in the sports hall theatre of DE REEHORST.

For locations see elsewhere on this sit.

CONTESTANTS
Contestants must:

  • be member of a FISM society
  • buy a festival ticket (you can use the NMU/FISM discount on this site)
  • have a recommendation from you own president/chairman/board
  • send a mail to the contest manager and the NMU board (see below)
  • be 18 years or older (for the Dutch we use a different age minimum with regards to the FISM selection procedures). Under 19 foreign magicians are advised to participate in the Hans Klok Trophy Competition, also held during this festival.

APPLY BEFORE 1st APRIL 2019

STAGE COMPETITION
Stage Manager – Mail to Gerhard Hessling –  g.hessling@ziggo.nl and secretaris@denmu.nl

CLOSE-UP COMPETITION
Close-up Manager – Mail to Max Janssen – max.janssen28@gmail.com and secretaris@denmu.nl

CONTENT OF YOUR MAIL

  • Full names
  • Name of your act
  • Duration of your act (FISM norms)
  • Stage name contestant
  • Name of FISM club/association
  • Contest category of you act (FISM rules)

REMARK: if you apply for more than 1 act please send a separate mail for each act.

PRIZES
The jury works on the basis of FISM guidelines.

Prizes can be awarded in each category if the required number of points is met.

GRAND PRIX of the DUTCH FESTIVAL of MAGIC 2019
The  Grand Prix of the Dutch Festival of Magic 2019 will be awarded to the highest scoring 1st prize winner.

DUTCH CHAMPION 2019
The highest scoring Dutch act will be the Dutch Champion 2019.

There is a special award for this prize winner.