Archive for the 'illusion' Category

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.

Hans Klok On Ellen

Posted by Michael on March 16th, 2020

Ellen was not on the Ellen Show last Friday, but the world’s fastest illusionist showed up to amaze guest host Sean Hayes and viewers everywhere. As of Sunday night, tickets for Hans Klok’s Vegas shows were still on sale but going fast!

Ben Murphy In Shanghai

Posted by Michael on February 19th, 2020

Ben Murphy posted this clip from his stage illusion show featuring assistant Yvette Stanford. It was shot in October of last year at the RCCL Royal Theater in Shanghai

Highlights From The Wizard’s Cup

Posted by Michael on February 3rd, 2020

Reuben Lardizabal posted these highlights from the Inner Society of Magic’s Wizard’s Cup stage magic competition held at the Limketkai Centre in Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines. He reports Nelson Polison took the second runner up, Cyrus Cablrela was first runner up and All Jay Edorot won this year’s honors. Congratulations to all!

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.