Saturday, 25 October 2014

  • Po-faced Anchors ‘Ruin TV’, Says Paul

    Modern television is devoid of true entertainers, according to magician Paul Daniels. TV hosts today are “po-faced” and there is “no life in game shows” anymore, said the veteran magician, who began his career performing in clubs in the North. And Paul claimed the art of the television entertainer has been “lost” in recent ...

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  • Obituary : Phil Willmarth Kept Craft From Disappearing

    Phil Willmarth didn’t walk around with a cape, or offer to make things disappear, but he was one of the best-known magicians of his time, at least among the conjuring community. Though his day job was in advertising, he had been a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians since 1969. He spent nearly 30 years edit ...

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  • SPOOKTACULAR This Saturday 25th October

    John Bundy and Morgan invite you to to the character driven, meticulously themed illusion show SPOOKTACULAR. If you are a magician living in the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland or Connecticuit areas and have never seen them perform live, this is a wonderful opportunity not to be missed. SPOOKTACULAR - Saturday ...

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  • SAM Magicians To Perform Levitations On October 26th

    On October 26 2014 at 7:00pm CDT “A Magical Moment in Time” will commence when all performing magicians of the Society of American Magicians in the US and Canada will present a levitation at their performances. Watch for dollar bills, paper roses, silver balls, tables or even volunteers from the audience to float in the air ...

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  • Young German Magician Goes Viral

    Moritz Mueller is a young magician from Germany whose coin magic on YouTube is being picked up by media sites around the world including the Huffington Post. The video was uploaded in September but has experienced a viral surge recently and is at over 400,000 views at the time of writing. ...

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  • Christian Cagigal’s ‘Obscura’

    Christian Cagigal, a storytelling magician whose sly charm and soothing voice can be hypnotic in a quietly creepy way, prefers not to reveal the overarching narrative of “Obscura,” the intimate evening of theater and magic he performs Oct. 15 through Nov. 2 at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley. But he can describe it in genera ...

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  • Young Magician Thrilled By Audience’s Gasps

    The audience of two was amazed when 5-year-old Trent James — inspired by seeing a magician perform at his preschool — made two handkerchiefs change color. “I was hooked,” the Brookfield resident said. “That little reaction and surprise is what all magicians go for.” The 17-year-old has been making magic ever since —and not ...

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  • “The Illusionist” Set For TV Adaptation

    The CW television network will be taking on the TV adaptation of "The Illusionist," a feature film in 2006 starring Edward Norton, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Written and directed by Neil Burger, the movie was drawn out from Steven Millhauser's short story, and follows the tale of a magician who relies on his abili ...

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  • Magician : The Astonishing Life and Works of Orson Welles

    Cohen Media Group, now a major force in U.S. classics restoration, distribution and overseas sales, will unveil three new sales titles at Mipcom and Lyon Lumière Fest’s Classic Films Market: “Magician: the Astonishing Life and Works of Orson Welles,” “Nurse Edith Cavell” and “Steamboat Bill Jr.” Bowing Monday, the Lumiere F ...

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  • China Conjures Magical Future Better Than Vegas

    CHANGPING, China — And for its next trick, China's ruling Communist Party plans to save the magic industry worldwide and silence dissent among magicians everywhere. A massive venue will arise next year near Beijing for magic shows starting in 2018 that officials say will be better than Vegas, while pirated products, the sco ...

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Roy Johnson – The Experience : Nick Lewin

In my opinion, one of the most awesome forces in British magic ever to be underestimated is Roy Johnson. While my meetings with this remarkable magician are less dramatic than others, his effect upon my understanding of magic is enormous. Most magicians familiar with Ken Brooke and his “Magic Place” are aware of Roy as one of the background figures behind Ken’s success. His carefully detailed routines were the backbone of the magic that Ken presented to the magic community. The thorough and detailed edge to Roy’s routines allowed you to start your own work on the tricks light years ahead of wh ...

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Deflect By Skulkor

Deflect is portable, self-contained on the case and doesn’t affect your everyday card use. The performer draws something on cellophane of the playing card case. And before the ...

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Pocket Change By SansMinds

Pocket Change includes 5 pocket change miracles that are not only fun to learn, but gets crazy reactions. It’s great for sleight-of-hand enthusiasts or anyone who’s just getti ...

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Spoken by Rus Andrews

A prediction is made and untouched from start to finish. The spectator is asked to think of a card. All done in their own mind without the use of any decks or extra props. The ...

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The Truth From A Liar DVD Set By Hannibal

Recognized by the International Brotherhood of Magicians with the People’s Choice Award for Close-Up Magic, this 20-year veteran of street magic, comedy clubs and banquet-styl ...

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The Opposite Of People by Michael Feldman

The Opposite of People is a collection of six routines culled straight from Michael Feldman’s regular performing repertoire: A Familiar Ring End For End Spectacle for the Eyes ...

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Card Cube By Perseus Arkomanis

“I love effects like this... where the spectator can see something truly impossible, and then gets to take it home with him!” - Michael Ammar “Excellent!” - Jean Pierre Vallar ...

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Creative Magic by Adam Wilber

Creative Magic has the formula YOU need to kick start your magic creativity AND career. This book is for the magician who wants to create magic and make money while doing it. ...

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The Last Prediction by Kneill X

A self working, insanely clean and utterly impossible Open Prediction! The magician writes a prediction and places it in full view of the audience. A spectator takes a freely ...

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The Switch By Shin Lim

From the creative mind of Shin Lim: THE SWITCH is the cleanest way to switch a folded card for a spectators signed card. Imagine placing a mystery card on a table, in someone’ ...

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Lubor’s Gift by Lubor Fiedler

You open up a stamped shipping carton and remove a colorful gift box --- and then, impossibly, you proceed to put the stamped shipping carton into the gift box. What was once ...

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Infamous Deluxe Set by Daniel Meadows & James Anthony

Plant a seemingly random word in your spectators minds ... then reveal exactly how you did it! Infamous is a book test like no other. Where other book tests end, you’re only j ...

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Defiance by Mariano Goni

With Defiance, you are able to harness the power to animate small objects in new and impossible ways. Each routine is modular, hard-hitting and contains multiple methods so yo ...

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