Archive for the 'illusion' Category

HARA’s “Dear Moon”

Posted by Michael on April 1st, 2021

No Fools’ Day pranks here, just a new video from America’s Got Talent alum HARA.

The Amazing Blooming Orange Tree

Posted by Michael on March 2nd, 2021

This is really one of my favorite effects; I got to see a vintage piece operate at a Magic Collector’s Association gathering in Washington, DC years ago (anyone when that was?). Frank Paris recently posted this video…

Stage Illusion From Ryan Brown

Posted by Michael on February 8th, 2021

A single illusion video from Ryan Brown.

The Magic Land Of Allakazam

Posted by Michael on January 26th, 2021

Mark Wilson and Nani Darnell perform illusions with an unsuspecting Cub Scout on the Magic Land of Allakazam, which ran from 1961 to 1965 on CBS and ABC.

Debbie McGee Talks Being Sawn In Half

Posted by Michael on January 21st, 2021

ITV’s This Morning hosts tried their hands at sawing someone in half last week and were joined by Debbie McGee to lend her experience to their experiment.

Wolfgang Reibe’s Transparent Sawing Act

Posted by Michael on January 20th, 2021

Wolfgang Reibe posted this special video on his YouTube page to celebrate PT Selbit’s best known illusion turning 100.

Reuter’s Covers Sawing Centennial

Posted by Michael on January 19th, 2021

It really did become today’s impromptu theme!

You know, there are a few major stage effects we can pin down to premiering at a specific time… but I doubt any of them get this kind of coverage. Why do you think sawing a woman in half has garnered so much attention?