South Baltimore’s Spencer Horsman Makes Return Appearance on America’s Got Talent

| January 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

South Baltimore native and magician Spencer Horsman, who co-owns Illusions Bar & Theater in Federal Hill, made a return appearance to NBC’s America’s Got Talent (AGT) last Monday. Horsman was a semifinalist on AGT in 2012 and returned to the show last week for a season called “The Champions” where some of the show’s favorite former acts from around the world took the stage.

Horsman previously showcased his escape acts on the show and on Monday he performed his “most dangerous escape yet” as he was locked in a water box suspended 30 ft. in the air. During the escape, he had two minutes to unlock himself and connect to a safety line before he would fall to the ground. His wife and Illusions co-owner Caroline Horsman assisted him in preparation for the escape.

You can watch the video of his successful escape below:

Horsman did not advance in the competition. He posted the following to Instagram about the appearance:


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———-> Scroll through -——> Now that things have calmed down (a little), I wanted to say thank you to everyone for your overwhelming support in regards to my adventures on America’s Got Talent Champions this past Monday. It was an honor to share the state with everyone that night. Obviously, everyone watching & myself included, all wish things had wound up different & been presented in a different light but in the end I’m still happy with the original piece I was able to create & share with you all. Here are a few of my favorite photos from the experience. My photo with the wonderfully charming & genuine @terrycrews made it all worth while. . . . . . #spencerhorsman #escapeartist #agt @agt @nbc #americasgottalent #agtchampions #nbc #tv #americasgottalentchampions #magician #magic #throwback #throwbackthursday #follow #followme #like #shavedhead #tattoos #dangerous

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You can watch Spencer and Caroline Horsman perform at Illusions on Friday and Saturday nights.

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