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Top 5 Corporate Entertainment Agencies
As a professional magician a lot of my work is for corporate events, like award ceremonies and trade shows and exhibitions. I get a lot of my bookings through Corporate Entertainment Agencies as opposed to …
Looking for magic tricks for girls this Christmas? After nearly ten years in the magic industry, I want to encourage more and more girls that it is possible to become a successful magician in the 21st century and that girls …
Magic Tricks are popular on television at the moment, with Dynamo, Ben Earle and now Ben Hanlin on ITV2. I watched magician Ben Hanlin’s show Tricked with interest as it was a hidden camera magic show. I took part in …
We were having a lecture at our local magic club the other day and were thinking about some of the principles of stage-craft and performance. In spite of a number of important books on this subject it is an area largely neglected by many amateur hobbyists.
But if you’re reading this article I assume you are interested in improving your magic and taking your art to a higher level. And I want to suggest one really simple way to help that process.
mag·i·cal (mj-kl) adj.
1. Of, relating to, or produced by magic.
2. Enchanting; bewitching: a magical night
Describing something as ‘magical’ always seems a little over the top – if not faintly absurd in the context of an actual magic show. Nevertheless, it’s at the core of what most of us try to achieve from an effect – which makes the theft of the word by what seems like every consumer electronics manufacturer on the planet somewhat confusing.