The Nerds of Magic

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Nelson Lugo
According to Epic Win Burlesque's resident spellbinder, Nelson Lugo, "If a nerd is defined as 'a person who gains pleasure from amassing large quantities of knowledge about subjects often too detailed or complicated for most other people to be bothered with,' then no one is more of a nerd than magicians." He'll be wowing the crowd at R Bar tonight, along with Fleshbot Fridays' Matthew Holtzclaw, Wondershow's Patrick Terry and Coney Island stalwart Lee Alan Barrett.