Archive for the 'Advice' Category

What’s In The Close Up Case?

Posted by Michael on July 29th, 2021

Steven Blair shares what he keeps in his “minimalist” close up magic case.

Fine Books Tours Leo Behnke’s Magical Library

Posted by Michael on July 19th, 2021

In an article originally from autumn of 2019, Fine Books and Collections tours the magic library of Leo Behnke. Leo was one of the original Disneyland magicians, mentoring Steve Martin and managing the park’s magic shop. Leo even wrote a couple of books himself, including titles in the Magic Castle Library series.

I could not find any footage of Leo performing, so instead we are sharing Erudite Magic’s video on why you need a large magic library!

Three Card Monte Is A Sucker’s Bet

Posted by Michael on June 8th, 2021

Daniel Roy breaks down three card monte, particularly why you can not win, in this video from earlier this year which was recently featured on the website BroBible.

Magicians And Face Masks

Posted by Michael on February 26th, 2021

Let’s tie up a day of advice for magicians from the podcast Magicians’ Advice.

How To Start Getting Gigs

Posted by Michael on February 26th, 2021

In this clip from The Magic Guys Podcast the magic guys dispense a little wisdom on how to turn magic from your hobby to a paying prospect.

Jay Sankey: What Makes A Magician A Master?

Posted by Michael on February 26th, 2021

Jay Sankey posted this short video on what separates a master magician from aspiring magicians.

3D Printed Magic With Jeki Yoo

Posted by Michael on February 5th, 2021

Not our normal kind of video, but Jeki Yoo posted a cool video where he searched for the best 3D printable magic out there in the interwebs.