Yes, there’s a castle in the middle of Hollywood. Yes, it’s entirely composed of magic shows. And yes, it’s absolutely incredible. The membership-only club/dinner theater with an attached restaurant is notorious for only being accessible if you happen to know a magician (on our to-do list), but there’s a simple hack. Swallow your pride and post an ad on Craigslist asking for access and chances are a magician will come to your aide. Magic indeed.
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