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Canadian Rising Star 2020

And the award goes to...

We are so excited to share the news.

Every day this week, we will announce a recipient for each category of the Allan Slaight Awards on behalf of the Slaight Family Foundation.

We are delighted start by naming this year’s 2020 Canadian Rising Star—make that Stars.

This award acknowledges outstanding work by an emerging Canadian magician and it comes with a prize of $5,000 from the Slaight Family Foundation, and it also includes an engraved iPad to commemorate the occasion. Past recipients of this award include Mahdi Gilbert, Luc Langevin, Eric Leclerc, Nick Wallace and Carisa Hendrix.

We are thrilled to announce that THE SENTIMENTALISTS are this year’s recipients! Check out their video, and learn more about this dynamic duo and discover their magical charm.

MORE TO COME

There are four more categories to announce. Check back tomorrow to see who will be named the International Rising Star.

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2020 ALLAN SLAIGHT AWARDS

Canadian Rising Star
THE SENTIMENTALISTS

 

 

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