The cups and balls effect is, in many ways, “The Aristocrats” of magic. It is classic, it is timeless and it incorporates so many skills necessary to a magician that it is used as a barometer of a magician’s skill and talent. So imagine our delight in discovering two new cups and balls performances on YouTube! This is the first, from Dr. Peter Diamond at Tampa’s Magic Emporium using a beautiful set of custom cups.