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Professor Kerrigan

Civil War Era Magician

Experience authentic Civil War  Magic as performed before your very eyes by PROFESSOR KERRIGAN, our Civil War Magician. Come join the action as I  am now performing a regular matinee on Saturdays and Sundays at 5:00PM at The Historic Farnsworth House in Gettysburg, Pa. Call (717) 334-8838 ext. 0 for reservations and more info.

Author & Ghost / Story Teller

Now you will actually have the opportunity to explore the ” GHOSTLY TALES of GETTYSBURG , by candlelight and experience some of the best and most popular Ghost Stories as shared dramatically with you by THE AUTHOR HIMSELF. Now performing at the Farnsworth House in Gettysburg, Pa. Call (717) 334-8838 ext. 0 for schedule and reservations.

The Medium

As a Civil War Era Medium, the Professor will re-create for you a Civil War Seance as it would have been presented back in the 1800’s


Professor Kerrigan Civil War Era Entertainer

Joe Kerrigan, also known as Professor Kerrigan, has been a Full-Time Professional Magician & Illusionist for over 20 years. He performs, TO RAVE REVIEWS, regularly in his own Dinner Theater  Presentation, featured on “The Magic Road Trip Series” on The TRAVEL CHANNEL. Kerrigan portrays, in his “ONE MAN SHOW”,  a Civil War Magician, performing Close-up & Parlor Magic of the Era and- as a Medium—presents a Theatrical Re-Creation of a Civil War Era Séance as well as playing the roll of an “Old Timer” – a Storyteller relating life as a civilian in Gettysburg at the time of the great Battle and some of the more Popular Ghost Stories related to the town. 
Kerrigan has also been invited to perform at the White House & was, for 6 years the unofficial Magician for WAL-MART…helping shoppers discover the “Real Magic of Shopping WAL-MART”