Archive for the 'Asia' Category

Magician Creates An Amazing Gift For Writer

Posted by Michael on January 3rd, 2018

You are watching Asia News Net coverage of a recent gift magician Gopinath Muthukad gave famed author T. Padmanabhan for his 88th birthday. The magician built an entire performance around Padmanabhan’s well known story Oduvilathe Pattu, about a magician who loses his magic as he ages. Read more about the performance in the Times of India and The Hindu.

Traditional Chinese Magic

Posted by Michael on December 28th, 2017

Since it is a weird, slow, in-between holiday kind of week we have been just kind of been posting videos we figured we’d share this clip we found of a traditional Chinese face changing (lian bian). Always fun to watch!

Ali Cook In The Philippines

Posted by Michael on December 28th, 2017

Keeping up with today’s theme of touring magicians, Ali Cook from Impossible does a little magic in a video from the Philippines’ TV5 website Interaksyon.

The Majestic Magic Talk Show Launches Next Month

Posted by Michael on December 27th, 2017

We don’t know much about the project being announced in this video. It is Korean, but subtitled in English, and promises a new show covering topics of interest to the magic community. Hey, we think a magic talk show, particularly an international magic talk show, is a great idea!

You can subscribe and catch more videos on the Majestic Art YouTube page.

Thai Magic Theater Receives Merlin

Posted by Michael on December 21st, 2017

The Tuxedo Illusion Hall is the first magic theater in Thailand. Located in Pattaya, it boasts a 350 seat theater and puts on up to six shows a day! Earlier this week they received a Merlin Award for the Best Illusionist 2018 and posted this video showing highlights of the award ceremony.

Sacred Riana On Winning Asia’s Got Talent

Posted by Michael on December 18th, 2017

In the Magic Bulletin we mentioned that an Indonesian newspaper had to interview Sacred Riana’s manager as Riana herself barely speaks. Asia’s Got Talent did, however, get her reaction to winning and released this official video featuring their 2017 champion.

More From The Sacred Riana

Posted by Michael on December 15th, 2017

In honor of her Asia’s Got Talent victory we bring you one more performance by the Sacred Riana; this clip from the results show features her freaking out singer Jay Park.