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Impossibilities Magic, Mindreading and Mayhem!

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Magical Comedian Chris Collins and Master Mentalist Erik Dobell present a night of stunning magic, reality shattering mindreading and hilarious mayhem. An evening of family fun where Impossibilities are brought to life right in front of your eyes.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
115 Historic Nature Trl, Iris Theater, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3321
+1 888-482-3330
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am still freaked out over the last trick!!! The Impossibilities show was so much fun! Great for couples or families!

Thank DEBIdeal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a girls weekend and chose this as our Saturday night show and it was so good! Erik is so entertaining! There was never a boring moment. My eyes were glued to the stage. We left wondering how’d he do that. Lol! I’d recommend...More

Thank sandra n
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Erik was a wonderful show host. He was fun, personable and engaging to the entire audience. The show was very family friendly, and fun. We had a great time!

Thank Hayley S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This is a great show, very entertaining and enjoyable. It really kept me and my husband guessing. All the way back to our resort after the show, I kept going over the different tricks, constantly asking "How'd he do that??" My only regret is that...More

Thank janejo53
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Erik's show was not only entertaining, but also we enjoyed his humor and unique, amazing talent. He engaged the entire audience, young and old.

Thank Allen B
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We saw the show for the 2nd time, (we saw it last year ) it was fascinating to watch and with enough new material to keep your interest. It is audiance friendly and does envolve the folks there including kids and adults. It is certainly...More

Thank 352joef
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Exactly what Eric did time after time this evening. Fantastic show that left us talking about how he did what he did. Extremely entertaining evening. Must see show when you are in the Gatlinburg area. Five star performance Eric.

Thank c0nniep612
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Took the family and we had a great time. The show lasted about an hour and there are a ton of tricks in it. Also the show is very fast moving and also appropriate for all ages. It’s a very small theater so it’s intimate...More

Thank bwl8772
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Traveling with grandchildren and we did a lot! Last night here we opted for Impossibilities. Our ten year old granddaughter said it was the best thing of the week. We were amazed and loved Erik Dobell . He was so wonderful with everyone! Wish I...More

Thank jpsoposky
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss this show!! We were as amazed as we were entertained!!! Erik is a great performer, kept us on the edge of our seats, and is a master mind reader as well as illusionist!!! Such a good show.....go see it, you will be happy...More

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19 July 2018|
Response from ErikDobell | Property representative |
If you don’t want to come up on stage we can certainly work around that, just let us know before the show and if we still accidentally pick you just remind us. It’s not a problem at all. We appreciate your support and we’re... More
16 June 2018|
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Response from Jim K |
There are two shows, and I can only speak to the one I saw with Eric Dobell. While it is Mentalism, which is definitely a more mature entertainment, it's not dry, and Eric is a very playful and comedic performer. So while a... More
Kelley H
26 August 2017|
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Response from ErikDobell | Property representative |
There is a lot of humor in the Impossibilities but it is a visual magic show. We did have a group of blind people come a few weeks ago and they had a really good time. So some of this depends on the age of the child and... More