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Why is Magic So Hard?

  Recently I was rereading one of my favorite modern tomes on magic. Written by a performer named Levent, he’s a wonderful scholar of magic yet writes not from the perspective of a historian but a working performer. (That’s because … Continue reading

Ethics in Magic

  The issue of “ethics” in magic is actually quite a humorous topic with a long history. There is a common misconception that has been perpetuated by amateur magicians that secrets are everything in magic. (There was an uproar over … Continue reading

Related to Houdini?

  It was a most unlikey place. Standing next to a long row of bicycles after a pie eating benefit for a local charity, I was introduced to a woman, about my age, with a strong Long Island accent and … Continue reading

Epiphany

  There have been a few times in my life when art hit me over the head so hard I knew I wouldn’t be the same after experiencing it. It was as if in those moments, your life was transformed … Continue reading

Fox Theatre-A grand place for entertainment

  Roland and I love walking downtown and it is especially exciting as we witness the rebirth of the city center.  As more people venture out of their subdivisions, gated neighborhoods, foothill’s homes, and outlying communities they come to realize … Continue reading

Behind the Carnival

  Thanks for peeking behind the scenes of Carnival of Illusion. Our show is made from dreams, inspirations and support  from the many people that make up the Carnival experience. We look forward to our adventure together. If you want … Continue reading