Audience Handling Tips for Magicians

Audience Handling Tips for Magicians

Listen to this interview brimming with brilliant tips and insights from award-winning magician Paul Megram. Here you’ll learn how you can manage both children and adult audiences effectively and create the perfect conditions so you can give your best show every time....
History of Magic: Derren Brown

History of Magic: Derren Brown

At times controversial and always impressive, mentalist extraordinaire Derren Brown has made himself one of the most—if not the most—extraordinary and impressive performers living today. From helping eliminate a person’s fear of flying, to playing Russian roulette...
History of Magic: Louis Haselmayer

History of Magic: Louis Haselmayer

Though lesser known than most in the history of magic, Austrian Louis Haselmayer was actually a magician of great skill and many talents. He toured the world and was noted for his spectacular illusions and showmanship, as well as his ‘little creatures’—white mice and...
History of Magic: Penn and Teller

History of Magic: Penn and Teller

Meet magic’s dynamic duo and two of the most famous and most highly regarded magicians today, Penn Jillette and Raymond Teller. Though exceedingly different in lifestyle and interests, the two have great rapport and have achieved a lot together, from amazing audiences...
History of Magic: Professor Louis Hoffmann

History of Magic: Professor Louis Hoffmann

Angelo John Lewis carved a name for himself in the annals of magic not by doing spectacular performances and dangerous stunts, but by penning over 25 impressive volumes on magic. Using the pen name Professor Hoffman, Lewis wrote so prolifically about magic that he was...
History of Magic: Theodore Annemann

History of Magic: Theodore Annemann

Theodore Annemann was a big man in the history of magic. Not only an accomplished mentalist and a daring magician who had the guts to perform the dangerous Bullet Catching trick, he wrote extensively and was a prolific creator of tricks and effects that benefit many...
History of Magic: Hieronymus Scotto

History of Magic: Hieronymus Scotto

The first person to be known as a conjuror during the Renaissance, Hieronymus Scotto entertained aristocrats and heads of state throughout Europe with his impressive juggling, card, and mentalism tricks. Not much is known about him, but some records show that he came...
History of Magic: The Zanzigs

History of Magic: The Zanzigs

Husband-and-wife tandem Julius and Agnes Zanzig took the world by storm with their two-person mental telepathy act. Using a sophisticated code system, they were able to astonish audiences from England to China to Australia with their “Two Minds But with a Single...
Marketing Tips for Magicians

Marketing Tips for Magicians

As magicians, we need to focus on another thing besides our magic. We need to dabble at marketing as well. It’s imperative that we know how to promote ourselves so we can secure bookings, earn sufficient or additional income, and bring our magic to more people. For...
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