Chicago “Drunk” Magic finds a modern-day home

Close-up magic, where magicians acknowledge their audience and break the fourth wall, was invented in the dive bars of Chicago, earning it the nickname “Chicago magic” —or, more affectionately, “drunk magic.”  Now, the Chicago Magic Lounge is bringing “drunk magic” back, and offering Chicagoans a unique and historical nightlife option.

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