Archive for the 'News' Category

Vince Williams, Anthony Hernandez And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on January 31st, 2019

Vince Williams joined KSAT’s SA Live Monday to share his magic with San Antonio.

The Daily Press spoke to Anthony Hernandez ahead of his Saturday show at the Barstow Community College Performing Arts Center and got advice for aspiring magicians.

Deadline is reporting Hulu has struck a $2 million dollar deal for The Untitled Amazing Johnathan Documentary… so you might be catching it at home sooner than you think!

The Business Journal looks at Fresno magic supplier Hocus Pocus.

Finally, Cleveland.com profiles Internet magic sensation Elie Magic.

David Kwong’s The Enigmatist Extended Through March

Posted by Michael on January 30th, 2019

David Kwong’s The Enigmatist run at the High Line Hotel in New York City has been extended through March. You can find more details over on Broadway World.

Congratulations To Dennis Watkins And His Magic Parlour

Posted by Michael on January 28th, 2019

Dennis Watkins’ Magic Parlour, at Chicago’s Palmer House Hilton, now has 1,000 performances behind it! This is an amazing milestone for any show and iTricks wants to extend our congratulations to Dennis and wish him at least 1,000 more shows! You can read more about the show in the Chicago Tribune.

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on January 28th, 2019

Ben Berman’s The Untitled Amazing Johnathan Documentary has played the prestigious Sundance Film Festival and the reviews are in. You can read takes on the film, which is obviously about The Amazing Johnathan, in Variety as well as The Hollywood Reporter, website Birth, Movies, Death, over on Collider and finally over on The Wrap.

There will be magic on America’s Got Talent: Champions tonight in the form of elementary school aged Britain’s Got Talent sensation Issy Simpson.

The Khaleej Times, vis MSN, profiles Emirati magician Moein Al Bastaki.

Finally, Adventures In Poor Taste reviews the final episode of Houdini’s Last Secrets. If you happen to have the Science Channel as a part of your pay TV package, you can stream the series on their website.

Malaysia’s Dr. Hassan Hussain Receives Honorary Doctorate

Posted by Michael on January 25th, 2019

The Score More Foundation posted this slideshow showing the festivities when Malaysian illusionist Dr. Hassan Hussain received an honorary doctorate recently at the Asia’s Top Talent honors (which you can read more about on the Score More Foundation’s news page).

Cody Clark, Eric Tait, Michael Kent And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on January 23rd, 2019

Cody Clark visited with the Louisville WHAS 11 anchors yesterday to talk about his new show Origins Of My Magic.

WGN Radio’s Rachel Goodall sat down with Joe Diamond for an interview; you can stream the entire 18+ minutes on the WGN website.

Criss Angel
spoke with Inc. about purpose and success for entrepreneurs.

Finally, This Week looks at an upcoming show in Columbus which sees area magicians Eric Tait and Michael Kent throwing down to see whose magic reigns supreme.

Magi Fest, Angel’s New Vegas Show And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on January 22nd, 2019

Well, some people got stuck out at Magi Fest 2019 because of snow… but it seemed like an awesome time! Thanks to YouTuber Jason Jacobs for this look at the Dealer’s Room.

Criss Angel opened the new Criss Angel Theater at the Planet Hollywood Saturday night to a celebrity studded audience. Read all about it in the Las Vegas Sun and the Las Vegas Review Journal

Michael Carbonaro talked to Digital Journal about his live shows, technology and magic.

Finally, more on the trouble over at Gearbox from the Dallas Observer.

By the way, we’ll recap last night’s AGT: Champions with a couple videos as the day goes on.