Archive for the 'Asia' Category

Princess Tenko, Circa 1994

Posted by Michael on September 18th, 2018

iTricks stumbled across this clip on YouTube featuring Princess Tenko from a 1994 Japanese program called Tango. We do not know anything about this show, but we do know that we do not get to see enough Princess Tenko in the United States. If the 1994 air date is correct, this performance was right before her most successful foray into American television, her Saban (the folks that brought the US the Power Rangers) cartoon Princess Tenko and the Guardians of Magic (and accompanying toy line).

Magician Akhtar At The All India Magic Festival

Posted by Michael on September 12th, 2018

We love to share magic from all around the world and we just found this clip Magician Akhtar posted of his black and white themed act at the All India Magic Festival.

Magic From Indonesia’s Make Me Power

Posted by Michael on September 6th, 2018

Indonesian magic duo Make Me Power was backstage at TV channel RCTI’s studios performing for celebs including singer Ayu Ting Ting. This clip is not in English, but we figured we’d pass it along because with acts like The Sacred Riana leading the way, Indonesia could become a real center of magic in the future!

The Flying Man Of India

Posted by Michael on September 4th, 2018

Magician Vignesh Prabhu, the flying man of India, shared this clip from Sun TV’s news which features him flying over several spectators. We believe the clip to be in Tamil and honestly have no idea what is being said. Given the high production values, we are assuming this was produced for a TV special or series.

Neel Madhav On NDTV

Posted by Michael on August 1st, 2018

Illusionist Neel Madhav visited the NDTV studios recently to talk about the state of magic in India and more. Need is also the host of his own NDTV show called You Got Magic.

Indian Cricket Star Shares His Magic

Posted by Michael on July 30th, 2018

In America, we have NFL player Jon Dorenbos and he might not be the only pro athlete out there making magic his side hustle. Indian cricket star Shreyas Iyer was recently on the Zoom network and was outed as a magician by another player, so he demonstrated his skills.

Indian Brotherhood Of Magicians Competition In Delhi

Posted by Michael on July 26th, 2018

This clip of an unidentified young lady performing in a magic competition in Delhi earlier this year was posted by the Indian Brotherhood of Magicians, who hosted the event. They have more clips on their YouTube page.