First held in 1992, Eugene Burger and Jeff McBride's Mystery School promised to be a magic conference unlike any other: a group of magicians dedicated to seriously exploring the deeper sides of the art of magic. This event would not be held in a hotel or restaurant, but at a beautiful retreat center in nature where creativity and...
Perform a centuries old mystery with Conjuring Arts' beautiful facsimile of Horatio Galasso's A devotione del signore. Recently discovered, this unique magic prop allows you to read your spectator's mind with virtually no effort! Every magic library needs this special mind reading book.
Imagine asking your spectators...
"With this book, whole new generations of magicians will not only discover who originated so much of what they take for granted, but also will have the opportunity to study some of the most influential and important and wonderful presentations and routines in all of close-up magic."
- Eugene Burger
This landmark work has...
The pages of this book contain the, best tricks from the best brains in magic. It doesn't just contain any effects, but the best and most jealously guarded origination’s of over one hundred magicians whose names constitute a "Who's who" among the "Inventors of Magic."
A compilation consisting of 193 tricks in all branches...
Have you always wondered how to be an illusionist?
Do you wish to perform on a large stage for thousands of people?
Maybe you are a working magician specializing in close-up or stage magic and are looking to put together a bigger show for a special event?
How to Be an Illusionist is a first-of-its kind introductory...
The Ultimate Kabuki Drop Resource is a must-have for any theater or stage practitioner looking to add a strong piece of stagecraft to their shows or performances. This book is the definitive reference on the "Kabuki Drop".
A Kabuki Drop is a stagecraft technique and a release system that drops an open suspended curtain to the...
A quarter century after his death in 1992, the story of McDonald Birch, the Master Magician has been written. Working from extensive research gathered by the late Charles McCall, Tom Ewing now tells the story of Mack and Mabel Birch and their life of magic, triumphs and great success.
* Hardcover with dust jacket
* 278 pages...
These are the notes taken by Chris Randall during his latest world tour.
The contents of this booklet include:
Grips, Lines and Looks is the definitive work from FISM award winner Marc Oberon, finally revealing his complete system for choreographing and structuring performances to elevate them from simple tricks to powerful moments of real magic.
If you have ever wondered how to increase the impact of your existing repertoire of material,...
After 40 years Nick Lewin has become one of the highest paid and highly regarded performers in this lucrative market. This award-winning performer is sharing his experience and it has now been put down on paper. It can save other performers a gigantic learning curve.
From A-Z, Lewin covers the topics that will get you booked in the...
Book more shows that pay more!
One of the biggest challenges that creative artists face is fully tapping the commercial potential of their skills and expertise. Maximizing earnings is often elusive for many performing artists and entertainers, regardless of the level of the act.
Have you ever felt:
From our estate collection and signed by the author. This book is out of print and in perfect condition.
Joe Mogar has specialized in thimble magic for the last fifty years. Here, for the first time, Joe parts with the secrets he has used to reinvent this branch of the art. In addition to diabolically clever sleights,...
This book will help you make the most of the marketing phenomena that is not only Halloween, but the entire Halloween season.
* Over two hundred pages
* Color section
* Profusely illustrated
Written by the late Roger Omanson, Out of My Hat contains some of the magic that has made David Garrard popular with audiences throughout the United States for almost 50 years and garnered him appearances at several major magic conventions.
Out of My Hat includes close-up magic as well as stage effects, children's routines...
Banquet or "after dinner" shows offer one of the most lucrative fields to the working magician In every town or city, every day, banquets are held where entertainment is needed In this book, David Charvet and a panel of experts share the real secrets of how to succeed in this market.
**You Will Learn...**
In this book, Marc Dibowski, author of some bestselling books in germany, shares ideas and effects for a magic act in the holiday season.
Add a touch of winter and christmas to your kids show, stand-up, mental or close-up act. In addition to ideas on props, you will also find routines and ways to tailor your act for christmas without...
Imagine if you could perform powerful mentalism anywhere, just with a few borrowed objects. Imagine no more.
Mysteries Anywhere is a compendium of solid mental experiences that you can perform in any situation, without prior preparation.
1. Perfect Coin,maybe: A miracle...
Populate - An illusionary appearance of a small crowd.
Introduction by Eric Olsen of EDF Magic
This is the first in a series of single illusion publications by renowned Illusion designer Mark Parker, author of illusion books 'Vivify' & 4E Illusion Design.
Populate is Parkers take on the Guy Jarrett...
Reel Magic Magazine - Episode 6 (Dean Dill)
Caught on Tape
Kozmo gets his hair cut by Dean Dill who shares what it was like to perform on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.
Andrew Pinard - Continuum
legendary performer Johnny Thompson and Andrew sit down for Part...
This historic book is filled with David Devant's Magic and thoughts on performing.
Introduction (S.H. Sharpe)
Chapter I Card Magic
This book is a fantastic introduction to the world of modern grand illusion but also contains inexpensive illusion ideas for experienced illusionists.
If you have a theatre show, cruise ship show, charity show, talent contest or magic club performance where you want to stage a large-scale effect, you will find something of value...
Brian Watson's Magical Empowerment Series are unlike any other self help CD's available. They are created by a magician, for magicians!
The Magical Empowerment series of CD's are crammed with over 20 years of knowledge in Ericksonian Psychotherapy and Hypnosis and over 30 years experience in the magic field! Each one is...
Shall contemporary magic continue on its artless downward spiral or shall we, as magicians, accept and appropriate these gifts which bizarre magick offers us? This, it seems to me, is perhaps the most crucial magical question of our time. How we answer it will determine both the character and quality of magic of the future.
THE EVENT MAGICIAN Volume 2: THE BUSINESS OF MAGIC FOR SPECIAL EVENTS
The Event Magician is an updated & expanded new release of J C Sum's critically acclaimed "The...
THE EVENT MAGICIAN Volume 1: DESIGNING A STAGE SHOW FOR SPECIAL EVENTS
The Event Magician is an updated & expanded new release of J C Sum's critically acclaimed...