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HUMBUG: The Great P.T. Barnum Seance

at the Branch Museum of Architecture and Design

Fri. 3/8 @ 7pm

Sat. 3/9 @ 5pm and 8pm

Sun. 3/10 @ 2pm and 5pm

Fri. 3/15 @ 7pm

Sat. 3/16 @ 5pm and 8pm

Seating limited to 24 (12 inner circle/seance table seating @ $40 and 12 council/observer seating @ $25 / Firehouse members receive $10 discount for inner circle, and $5 discount for council/observer)

*MEMBERS please call the theatre to purchase a ticket!

Recommended for ages 16+

NEW! Date Night Package! 


VIP guided tour of the Branch Museum exhibit

2 Inner Circle seats at the seance table

Red Cap Patisserie chocolate brownie and sweet/spicy pecans to share

2 beverages

A red rose and

A P.T. Barnum souvenir to remember your magical night

It was a sold-out hit at the Peale Museum in Baltimore. Richmond audiences once again have a chance to experience this unique performance that's unlike anything you've seen before.

Hear the incredible true stories of Barnum's life!
Encounter genuine artifacts* from Barnum's career!
Experience Spirit Communication!
Bring Barnum and his cast of characters back to life!

*along with reproductions, facsimiles, fakes, frauds, and completely fabricated items.

David London is a storyteller and magician who creates and presents original interactive magical experiences.

He's staged six original theatrical magic productions including Magic Outside The Box, The Adventure to the Imagi Nation, Cerebral Sorcery, and Art of Dreams. London has authored eight manuscripts related to magic and illusion including Daydreams, Borderland State, and Imagining the Imagination. He regularly presents his performances, talks, workshops, and seances at theaters, museums, galleries, and festivals across the United States.

For more information on David and his other creations please visit

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