• The Lesher Center for the Arts (map)
  • 1601 Civic Dr.
  • Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • USA

For tickets click HERE or call the Box Office at (925) 943-7469 | For more information, visit "Before Your Eyes"


“Before Your Eyes” features illusionists Alvin Lui and Timothy James. An interactive show combining sleight-of-hand, psychology, illusions, and theater. Alvin and Tim share their love of illusion through a series of engaging vignettes that will leave you amazed and astonished.

They both reside in the San Francisco Bay Area and have been performing magic individually for over 15 years. They met 6 years ago and became great friends. In the past 2 years, they joined forces to create “Before Your Eyes”. This act showcases individual effects that Alvin and Tim are each known for as well as a series of illusions that they have create together.

Their friendship and chemistry is immediately evident when you see them together in “Before Your Eyes”. While for most artists, rehearsals are long and tedious, for Alvin and Tim it’s just another excuse to hang out, have fun, work hard, and be able to do what they both love; putting on an astonishing and memorable show for every single person that comes to see them.

Welcome to "Before Your Eyes".