Well known Waterford Magician and illusionist Keith Barry is back this New Year for a brand new tour fresh from his phenomenally popular run in Las Vegas.

His new Irish tour “Keith Barry – Direct from Vegas” will feature the best of Keith’s magic including material from his time in Las Vegas, plus a compilation of brand new never-been-seen before mind illusions which he is currently developing especially for his home audience.

The dates for the tour include a show at The Forum, Waterford on 23rd and 24th January.

Keith has just completed a month long residency as the newest “Las Vegas Strip Headline Act” in Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino. Keith will be reopening there on March 17th next year for a long-term engagement, which will see him, and his family move to Las Vegas next year. Celebrities who attended Keith’s recent shows in Planet Hollywood include Jason Statham, Paris Hilton, Bette Midler, Sean Maguire, Mel B, and Charles Fleisher.

Keith has performed in Hollywood for Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Harrison Ford, Lindsay Lohan, Jessica Simpson and Matthew Perry and is already on the fast track to U.S. stardom, having appeared regularly on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and starred in his own CBS Primetime Special.

Keith has also just filmed his Las Vegas show as part of his new TV series for the Discovery Channel which is scheduled to air during in the Spring of next year. 2008 has definitely been Keith’s most exciting year to date and 2009 looks set to be even better.