McConnellsburg High School S.A.D.D. will host “Evening of Magic” this year on April 15, 2011. The show starts at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Appearing will be local magician Tom DeShong and the outstanding John “The Balloon Freak” Cassidy. John's show has received rave reviews and has been performed at the prestigious Magic Castle in Hollywood, Calif., the Off-Broadway production “Monday Night Magic” in New York, and in the World’s Greatest Magic Show, Mac King Show and Amazing Johnathan Show, all in Las Vegas. Excerpts from his live show have been performed on “Late Night With Conan O'Brien,” the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon, NBC’s “Today Show” and “Live with Regis and Kelly.” Tickets are on sale and can be purchased by calling 717-485-0500. 86p1.jpg