He pointed out that the Salem show will be performed in the hotel’s library, which has its own traditions of being haunted by ghosts.
“It’s an interesting place, with a vibe built into it,” Bolter said. “That makes it fun.”
If you go What: The Salem Haunted Magic Show Where: Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square West, Salem When: Today, tomorrow and Sunday through Wednesday, each night at 8 and 10 p.m. Tickets at $35 and $45 at 888-830-0038, www.brownpapertickets.com or www.thesalemmagicshow.com. A portion of each ticket will be donated to the charity Scares That Care, www.scaresthatcare.org/site. More information: www.thesalemmagicshow.com