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Allan Slaight Awards

Nominations for the Allan Slaight Awards are now open! Each year $50,000 in prize money is awarded to recognize outstanding achievements in the pursuit of the impossible.

Submitted Wed, 01/23/2019

We were delighted this year to present the Allan Slaight Awards online and thrilled to see recipients embraced and celebrated around the globe. 

Submitted Fri, 07/06/2018

This award recognizes the exceptional commitment to magic by the dedicated efforts of an individual over a lifetime, and it comes with a prize of $15,000 from the Slaight Family Foundation.

Submitted Fri, 06/29/2018

This award recognizes an outstanding performance of magic by an exceptional artist and comes with a prize of $15,000 from the Slaight Family Foundation. 

Submitted Thu, 06/28/2018

This award recognizes exceptionally creative and innovative work in the study of magic, and comes with a prize of $10,000 from the Slaight Family Foundation.

Submitted Wed, 06/27/2018

This award celebrates an emerging talent in magic on an international scale and comes with a prize of $5,000 from the Slaight Family Foundation. 

Submitted Tue, 06/26/2018

This award acknowledges outstanding work by an emerging Canadian magician and comes with a prize of $5,000 from the Slaight Family Foundation.

Submitted Mon, 06/25/2018

The Allan Slaight Awards recognize outstanding achievement in the pursuit of the impossible. Find out who this year's recipients are!

Submitted Thu, 06/21/2018

Nominations are now being accepted for work completed in 2017 for the Allan Slaight Awards. Each year the ASA awards a total of $50,000 recognizing outstanding achievements in the pursuit of the impossible across five different categories:

Sharing Wonder ($15,000) recognizes exceptional magic performed for the public, whether in live performance, on television or online. Past recipients include Derek Delgaudio (2017), Darcy Oake (2016) and Penn & Teller (2015)

Submitted Mon, 01/08/2018

This year's Allan Slaight Awards were presented Saturday night at the Magic Collectors Weekend Gala show in Montreal. 

Submitted Mon, 05/29/2017

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