Archive for the 'Asia' Category

Magic From Chinese Television

Posted by Michael on July 16th, 2020

Chinese television network CCTV’s English language YouTube page recently posted this clip featuring a “Chinese magician’s sleight of hand.” No further information given… anyone want to fill in iTrickster’s on who this is?

Alfonso Rituerto On Chinese TV

Posted by Michael on July 7th, 2020

Alfonso Rituerto posted this clip of his performance on China’s CCTV 4… Although he posted it with #spanish but from all we can tell from Alfonso’s German website he is based in Leipzig!

Pretty SureThis Trick Is Banned In Vegas…

Posted by Michael on June 18th, 2020

New Delhi magician Mayank Shekhar posted this video featuring his close up work with poker chips. I do not know about you all, but I love poker chip magic. I have found poker chips are great to use with little kids… they may not recognize the difference between coins but they can identify the different colors!

Karan Singh Performing Personal Online Magic

Posted by Michael on May 6th, 2020

We shared the NYT feature on Karan Singh with you this morning…. here is a recent example of his online magic.

Karan Singh Live… From Home!

Posted by Michael on March 26th, 2020

Karan Singh is performing from home… which looks like a venue! Well, HOME is actually a members only venue in Delhi.

Coronavirus Turns Another Athlete Into A Magician

Posted by Michael on March 25th, 2020

The coronavirus stay at home orders all over the world are turning lots and lots of folks into budding magicians… This video is from Indian cricket star Shreyas Iyer and shows off his card skills. Like any good magician just starting out, he is pressing his family into service as several outlets have reported his “volunteer” is his sister!

Chika On Great Magician

Posted by Michael on March 24th, 2020

More from the Indonesian magic show Great Magician on GTV; this clip from their last show features Chika, who has a kind of anime vibe to her stage illusions.