The Merlin Award

The International Merlin Award Winner

In November 2013 David Welzman Won the Merlin Award from The International Magicians Society based in New York.

Voted by the 41000 members of the International Magician Society Members. watch the video below to learn more about this award

Welzman with the President of the International Magicians Society Tony Hassini

Welzman with the President of the International Magicians Society Tony Hassini

The Merlin Award to magic is what the Oscar is to the movies, what the Emmy is for television, and what the Tony is for theater.

Some of the winners of the Merlin Award are:

Harry Blackstone
Doug Henning
Channing Pollack
Siegfried & Roy
Penn & Teller
David Copperfield
Criss Angel
Lu Chen
Luis de Matos
Rocco Silano

The Merlin Award is presented to those magicians who have acheived the highest level in their craft, both on the national and international stage.

The criteria that the voting members consider are talent, showmanship, originality, skills, and above all the rare ability to entertain under any conditions.