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Elsewhere, the In the Dark Science Theatre show will examine lasers, lights and shadows, exploring how light can play tricks on us.
"I can't wait to go trick or treating this year so that I can play tricks on people and get lots of sweets.
Most of the cabs drivers play tricks with the first time visitor to the capital city from different parts of the country and charge fares of their own will.
This is a great present for cheeky kids who love to play tricks...
The competitors play tricks by waving bright shroud to agitate the bulls who chase them and run around the poles to hit the players.
Hosted by Stephen Mulhern, it follows what happens when three famous faces undergo amazing transformations - with help from the team that provided the make-up for The Lord of the Rings trilogy - which enable them to play tricks on their family and friends.
Anonymous (6.30pm) Stephen Mulhern invites Jennie McAlpine, Louis Walsh and Matt Dawson to wear prosthetic disguises and play tricks on their fans, family and celebrity friends.
When he is finally able to do so, he hurries off to play tricks on humans.
Up close, her collages play tricks on the eye; the image deconstructs into slivers of paper, the equivalent of brushstrokes.
Her mind begins to play tricks on her, and she turns to the supernatural with not much else left to turn to.
It's out with annoying Vernon as he goes AWOL, and in with new factory machinist Vicki, who is no easy target when the girls attempt to play tricks on her.
It's very difficult because the stigma is so great and the illness itself makes the brain play tricks, thinking: "I'm not sick, you're sick!" So it's going to be a difficult struggle, but the point is to hang in there.
Galen Moses House Bath, Maine; 888-442-8771 Spirits appear in period dress, but are friendly and are said not to play tricks.
Plus, that funny thing called buck fever can play tricks on you!
MEMORY can tend to play tricks on you at a certain age - hence last week's aberration that Ayala beat Taxidermist and not, as really was the case, Carrickbeg in the National - so I'm only 99 per cent sure that something odd has happened on The Morning Line.