” We won !! I can’t believe it right now, but it’s happening… We won the First Prize and GRAND PRIX Magic World Championship!! We are on another planet right now. Thank you all !! »
It is with these words that the Aubelois Laurent Piron announced that he had won the world championship of magic, this Saturday, July 30 in Quebec. This was the first time this competition was held in North America.
The Aubelois, whose company Alogique is based in Dalhem, was the only Walloon representative. He won the competition organized by the International Federation of Magical Societies (FISM) with the number Paper Ball, with which he had already won the first prize and the Grand Prix at the European Championships of Magic in Manresa, Spain, there one year old.
This is a new magic number, which approaches the codes of magic differently, the magician explained to us after his coronation in Spain. “Here, he becomes an actor for the benefit of a magic object. The “Paper Ball” in this case. »
It is Laurent Piron who is crowned, but there is a whole team work behind this number. In addition to the Aubelois, Compagnie Alogique is also Sylvia Delsupexhe, his wife, and Hugo Van den Plass, his director.