Archive for the 'illusion' Category

The Illusionists On

Posted by Michael on December 11th, 2019 caught up with the cast of The Illusionists to talk about their Broadway holiday show… and two of The Illusionists (Dom Chambers and Eric Chien) were guests on the most recent episode of’s Live at Five. You can see the 20+ minute episode for free here.

Darren Romeo Wraps After 5 Year Pigeon Forge Run

Posted by Michael on December 3rd, 2019

Siegfried and Roy protege Darren Romeo, the singing illusionist knowns as the Voice of Magic, is ending his run in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Also, in a statement to Business Wire about his decision to move on, the illusionist confirmed he is both gay and in a long term relationship. Although there are no statements on future tours or residencies for his magic show, Romeo is working on a new musical.

Our video is from a WBIR piece from about this time last year covering Romeo’s 2018 holiday shows.

Champions Of Magic’s Fernando Velasco

Posted by Michael on November 25th, 2019

Fernando Velasco is currently touring with the Champions of Magic, which is why the San Francisco Chronicle talked to him over the weekend about his career in magic. This clip is a performance from his solo show.

Lakeside Magic With Spellbinder

Posted by Michael on September 6th, 2019

Walter King Jr, better known by his stage name Spellbinder, performs a few classic stage illusions… outside without the benefit of a stage!

Hopefully all you iTricksters have a safe and great weekend.

Hans Klok Returns To The Excalibur

Posted by Michael on July 26th, 2019

The world’s fastest magician, Hans Klok, has a new show at the Excalibur and visited Las Vegas ABC 13 to talk about it before it opens next Monday July 29.

Vintage PC Sorcar Jr Clips

Posted by Michael on July 24th, 2019

Wild Films India have posted several new clips featuring PC Sorcar Jr on their YouTube channel. It is always cool to see historical magic performances especially when you get to see why someone like Sorcar became an international star.

Jonathan Pendragon On Masters Of Illusion

Posted by Michael on July 8th, 2019

The CW recently posted this clip featuring Jonathan Pendragon on YouTube to remind folks they can always stream Masters of Illusion free on their website starting the day after an episode airs. While we are on the subject of free CW streaming, you can catch Penn & Teller: Fool Us here if you miss it when it airs tonight.