About Houdini's Greatest Escape

Harry Houdini is the world's greatest entertainer

Just as his death-defying escapology stunts have him, and his wife Bess, on the cusp of a career-defining performance for King Edward, he finds himself framed for murder by a gang of criminals in cahoots with the chief of police.

Can Harry & Bess escape the plot and clear their names? And how is their rival, the Superstar Spiritualist Medium, involved?

All will be revealed in this hilarious 39 Steps-esque thriller, played out in New Old Friends’ inimitable, award-winning style of physical comedy, sparkling wit and just a touch of chaos. Featuring ‘real’ magic illusions designed by TV’s Pete Firman of Netflix’s Good Omens and BBC One’s The Magicians.