One of the main reasons magicians neglect the "acting" part of magic is because magic is such a demanding discipline to learn. A performing magician wears many hats. The magician has to learn sleights, misdirection and technical prowess of the hands. The magician is the choreographer, writer, sound person, booker and...
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...**
Introducing Barry Mitchell's new book which was released at Kidabra.
Building A Better Mouse Trap is volume II to Barry Mitchell's popular "Magic of Thinking Creatively" book. Magicians, Clowns, and Story Tellers around the world have been inspired to higher standards of creative entertainment.
Woody Pittman has been working full-time as a comedy magician for years in venues including the Magic Castle, comedy clubs, cruise ships, and corporate events. But he is not a creator of magic tricks. He does have decades of first-hand knowledge of performing for the public.
In these pages, Woody shares his experience and insight...
Finally back in print!
All the classic works of the great master of magic, Robert-Houdin, under one cover, lavishly illustrated with hundreds of beautiful prints, engravings, and photos. Robert-Houdin (1805-1871) revolutionized the art of magic with his incredible stage mysteries and lifelike automata, and he thankfully left...
The secrets of Pendragon's regal mysteries, featuring explanations of his famed Metamorphosis and more
Meet Tony Valentine--ex-cop, lifelong misanthrope, sixty-something freelance grifter-hunter. There isn't a casino pit boss alive in the U.S.A. who hasn't employed his special skills of flushing out greedy hustlers one time or another. Only this time, things are different. This time, what at first seemed like an easy job is getting...
Mixing It Up is a fantastic collection of commercial routines from the working repertoire of Matthew Johnson. In this book Matthew serves up a unique blend of close-up and stand-up magic using everything from cards to ropes and ring flights to flash paper. The book comes complete with an 11X17 full color sheet that includes all...
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...
Inside these notes you will find routines, thoughts, and short essays on the art of magic.
Table of Contents
Window to the Soul
Fair & Square
Dizzy Tenkai (The Card that Falls Up)
Here is the David Ginn textbook on how to get PAID JOBS as a magician, clown, or other variety arts entertainer.
In 144 pages with lots of photos & art examples of publicity materials, David explains how he has made a living at magic for 35 years: through mass and specific mailings, telephone calls, and in person...
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 book is a collection of one-man illusions. 10 different illusions are explained and construction sketches areprovided.
Why be a follower?
Gregg Webb's CD-ROM/e-book The Book That Doesn't Exist And More! shows how to twist ideas into tricks and routines that are completely different from the mainstream -- resulting in an alternate approach to magic.
The CD contains nearly 500 pages from magic newsletters Gregg wrote,...
Do you get applause, but not much laughter? Wouldn't it be wonderful to generate both? This book can help you reach an audience's funny bone, from a true professional magician and comedian.
"We have seen many professional as well as amateur magicians using the same old corny jokes we have heard for years. I think it is time...
My Latest Book by Karrell Fox is packed with great magic and ideas as only Karrell could come up with. All the routines in this book have his commercial sensibilities. Karrell can take an ordinary effect and make it monumental. This is why his work is so sought after. VERY limited quantities available.
Routined Manipulation Finale is a very rare book containing a compilation of effects from some of the greatest magicians of its time. These include: Al Koran, Ken Brooks, Fred Kaps, Jack Chanin, Billy McComb, Gerald Kosky, Peter Warlock, Alexander Elmsley, Peter Burto, Hans Trixer, Douglas Francis, etc. This book also includes Lewis...
A fantastic hardbound book for the stand-up performer. The effects in this book are solid, and are designed for the true worker. The topics in this book include: mentalism, card magic, silk magic, rope magic, productions, etc.
This is a first edition book.
This is the shocking tale of surviving the notorious Nazi Regime. You'll learn how magic made a difference in two lives, as they journeyed from darkness into light.
By William V. Rauscher in collaboration with Werner Reich
Softcover, 215 + Pages, Numerous photos, and illustrations
Chris Stolz is known as one of the top up and coming illusion designers in the industry today with incredible creations like his gorgeous looking sawing illusion "4 Way Split" or his incredibly practical levitation for the small stage "Sound Waves".
Titanas Magic Productions is please to release this collection of five appearance...
We found a a small number of copies of Magic Magazine (the Final issue) from August 2016. Magic Magazine stopped publishing after 25 years. Here is your chance to grab your copy of their last issue.
Goodies is a book filled with classic Karrell Fox Magic! Nine chapters contain real worker-friendly material for the stand-up performer. There is even great kids' magic included in these pages.
VERY LIMITED QUANTITIES!
Horror Magic is a fantastic resource for Bazaar Magic performers. Some of the effects included in this book are: Demonolastry, The Bottled Vampire, The Khaibit Serpent, Gargoyle, Shrunken Head, Hand of Kranus, Footsteps in the Dark, Goleum, The Hangman and, of course, Count Zartoff. Plus, much, much more. Very limited quantities available....
This is a very rare find! Tony Shiels Author of "13" AND SomethingStrange has come up with another masterpiece in Daemouns, Darklings andDoppelgangers. Tony believed this to be his greatest work to date. If you like Magic with a Supernatural theme,then this book is for you!
Supreme Magic Edition of England