Archive for the 'Asia' Category

Grand Illusion On Chinese TV

Posted by Michael on January 12th, 2021

From the CCTV English YouTube page an unidentifiable magician performs stage illusion.

Franz Harary Chats With Dr. Kruti Parekh

Posted by Michael on November 19th, 2020

Franz Harary chatted with Indian doctor and professional illusionist Dr. Kruti Parekh recently about her interesting life and career.

Diwali Street Magic

Posted by Michael on November 16th, 2020

This video, posted yesterday by a YouTuber in Patherdewa, India, features an unknown street magician’s Diwali performance… it looks like things are going well in the area, too, as social distancing and masks seem not to be the rule!

Diwali Magic From Karunakar

Posted by Michael on November 16th, 2020

The weekend saw the begining of this year’s Hindu festival of lights, or Diwali. Magician Karunakar Metta Weighed in early with his wishes for everyone to enjoy a happy Diwali with this collection of magic effects.

Thimbles With Kimoon Do

Posted by Michael on November 11th, 2020

From the Majestic magic shop comes this video featuring South Korea’s Kimoon Do performing with thimbles… which, honestly, I think are an underrated prop for a silent manipulation act or walk around magic.

Indonesian Magician Turned YouTube Star

Posted by Michael on November 10th, 2020

Above is one of the latest videos from Yudist Ardhana, an Indonesian prankster with almost 10 million YouTube subscribers. His journey from magician to Internet prankster was recently the subject of a South China Morning Post feature.

Chinese Magician Water Torture Escape

Posted by Michael on November 2nd, 2020

A newly posted video from the official CCTV English YouTube page features an unidentified Chinese magician performing the infamous water torture escape…