Archive for the 'behind the scenes' Category

Eric LeClerc Explains How He Fooled Penn And Teller

Posted by Michael on July 7th, 2020

You might know Eric LeClerc from Tricked or Brain Games or his appearance on Penn & Teller: Fool Us. He just posted a video sharing some serious behind the scenes about his appearance. Not behind the scenes at the actual shoot, but the preparation for the appearance!

Behind The Scenes With The Unicorn Wednesday Crew

Posted by Michael on June 11th, 2020

Hopefully, all the iTricksters are following the sparkly fun over on Unicorn Wednesdays… they started something new this week with a second series called Unicorn Tales, which is a behind the scenes look at the fun with Bizzaro and Misty Lee.

Behind The Scenes Of David Farr’s Online Magic Shows

Posted by Michael on April 21st, 2020

David Farr recently spoke to CCX Media about how the Covid-19 shutdown is changing the way he performs magic.

Julius Dein Takes Us Into The Weekend

Posted by Michael on April 17th, 2020

Julius Dein has made a pretty decent decent career out of his YouTube magic… but things don’t always work out for a hard working street magician trying to make the next viral magic hit, as he shows us in a compilation he released this week.

Stay safe and stay sane this weekend. We’ll see y’all next week. If you have a great new magic video to share, be sure to let us know (brownbagmagic AT swell DOT net).

Backstage At Magic Goes Wrong

Posted by Michael on March 31st, 2020

Eleven questions with the cast of Magic Goes Wrong, now playing at London.

Brendan Rodrigues Talks About The Next Great Magician

Posted by Michael on March 26th, 2020

Champion close up magician Brendan Rodrigues just released this video talking about his experiences on the ITV show The Next Great Magician back in 2016. His channel, which he mentions a few times for tutorials, can be found here.

“I Sh#t You Not” Looks At Derek DelGaudio’s Magic

Posted by Michael on March 9th, 2020

The latest episode of Comedy Central’s webseries I Shit You Not (which, other than the title is actually safe for work) features comic Megan Batoon telling a story about her awkward experience at a magic show… Although we did not hear it mentioned in the clip, Comedy Central’s description of the video identifies the magician in question as Derek DelGaudio. It does sound like his show and, ultimately, this is a very interesting account of seeing him perform that is not exactly a show review.