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Ball & Dinner

Saturday, October 12th, 7pm - 10pm
Willamette Falls Ballroom

Add the Saturday night dinner and ball onto your Left Coast Sherlockian weekend for only $75. This includes a buffet dinner, music, and period-appropriate entertainment including a Historical Conjurer, Tarot reading, and two opportunities to participate in a genuine séance. Appearances by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle are not guaranteed. Costumes are encouraged but not required! Come as you'd like to be seen at a proper Sherlockian party.


Professor DR Schreiber is a Portland-based magic historian, performer, and teacher of young magicians. He has performed throughout the West Coast, the United Kingdom and Hungary. He is the past President and a current board member with the Portland Assembly of Society of American Magicians, a member of the Portland Society of Magicians, the Conjuring Arts Research Center and the Academy of Magical Arts (Magic Castle), as well as a certified mentor for the Society of Young Magicians, Salem and Portland chapters. Schreiber is also holds status of Full Professor at Camelard College of Conjuring Chemmis.


As a professor of natural philosophy, presenter of experimental conjuring, and exhibitor of legerdemain, Professor DR Schreiber evokes the spirit of early magical performances. His audiences experience illusion and mystery in the same way that 18th, 19th, and early 20th century aristocrats, nobles and elite would have seen it, in their home, mansion, or estate with a private demonstration. Professor DR Schreiber brings parlor magic back into parlors.

Sharon Lewis "AurorA" is a Psychic Medium, Channel, and Energy Healer. She is a medium with the paranormal investigative team White Light Paranormal Insight,  founded by Seth Michael McKay and Jyl Straub, which assists families and businesses with paranormal activity free of charge. In March 2017 and 2018 she and Seth Michael did the main event gallery reading for the Oregon Ghost Conference in Seaside, Oregon. AurorA is in the documentary All Around Us (2018) based on Seth Michael McKay’s life. The film premiered at the 2019 Oregon Ghost Conference to great reviews. To empower others, she teaches classes at fairs and events and with The Vision Collective. She has been a speaker and teacher at the Oregon Ghost Conference and the Port Gamble Ghost Conference in Washington as well as other events in Oregon and Washington. She is a Reiki master, uses Theta II, The Wonder method, and her own modality called Transcendental Transformation. In 2013 she founded a channeling team to bring positive messages. She is a member of a group that does experiments with long range telepathy in Oregon and Washington. AurorA makes handmade jewelry infused with the energy that we all are infinite beings of love.

Sharon Sananda Kumara is in service to the Portland area as a spiritual counselor, psychic-medium, hypnotherapist, past life therapist, and teacher of varied metaphysical subjects. Sharon has been assisting people with connection to their departed loved ones and personal inner guidance since 2002. She is the founder of Light Journeys Metaphysical Faire & The NW Academy of Metaphysics.

Nahayla sprang from a field of prairie flowers a long time ago in a country where tarot cards were taught in elementary school as the only true science. Gratefully, Nahayla emigrated to the Great Northwest to bring the imagery and insight of the Tarot to all in search of the world’s mysteries.  She will delight and intrigue you with answers to your questions on love, life, the future, the past, and anything in between.