Archive for the 'Escape' Category

Halloween Prison Escape!

Posted by Michael on November 28th, 2017

We don’t get enough escape artist videos on iTricks for whatever reason… so we were happy to find this Halloween attempt to escape Peterhead Prison by Andy Robertson filmed for Scottish Television. We found this Scotsman article leading up to the escape, but we can’t find much about Andy apart from what think is his YouTube page.

And Now: A Flaming Dangerous Escape!

Posted by Michael on November 13th, 2017

From The World’s Most Dangerous Magic II, Michael Grandinetti posted this clip of his fiery escape from steel spikes. We were getting nostalgic for the World’s Greatest specials since it is coming up on Thanksgiving and this kind of hit the spot!

Demian Aditya Cheats Death On AGT

Posted by Michael on August 23rd, 2017

Demian Aditya stuck with his tried and true formula last night on America’s Got Talent: death defying escape from an elaborate set up… with a kicker ending. But was it enough to escape to the next round? Especially given the off stage technical problems (something which plagued other acts as well)? We’ll find out tonight on America’s Got Talent (NBC, local listings).

Demian Aditya’s Buried Alive On AGT

Posted by Michael on July 19th, 2017

Demian Aditya was among the acts featured on last night’s AGT judges’ cuts; he stepped up the danger in his escapes with his version of buried alive. Perhaps to the disappointment of his wife, he will be going through to the live shows.

Demian Aditya Escapes To Next Round On AGT

Posted by Michael on May 31st, 2017

Indonesian escape artist Demian Aditya impressed the America’s Got Talent judges with his exciting and dangerous stunt on last night’s season premiere. His magician kicker ending was a real contrast to both the poetic magic of Will Tsai and the silly escape act performed early in the show by the Man of Mystery.

David Peace’s Great Escape

Posted by Michael on April 26th, 2017

Got a minute? That is all you need to watch David Peace escape from a straightjacket… and you will actually have time to spare. You can learn more about this Cork, Ireland based performer on his website.

Houdini’s Lost Escape?

Posted by Michael on February 17th, 2017

To entertain us on this Video Friday Jonathan David Bass presents this escape which, as you will hear, he maintains was found in Houdini’s papers after the great man died.

You can learn more about Jonathan on his official website.