Archive for the 'performance' Category

Joaquin Matas Presents The Cups And Balls

Posted by Michael on July 8th, 2020

This is in Spanish, but don’t let that throw you off if you do not speak the language. Joaquin Matas recently shared his take on the classic effect taken from an online show.

Roy Davenport Presents His Great Grandfather’s Thimble Routine

Posted by Michael on July 8th, 2020

Roy Davenport is the great-grandson of the legendary Lewis Davenport. In this video form late 2018 he presents his grandfather’s thimble magic routine, which I am posting because I have noticed an unexpected increase in thimble magic videos lately. The lockdown has caused a definite spike in cups and balls, which is not surprising because everyone has those laying around the house. The thimble, though, caught mw a bit off-guard but I love thimbles so I have to admit I am pleased.

Alfonso Rituerto On Chinese TV

Posted by Michael on July 7th, 2020

Alfonso Rituerto posted this clip of his performance on China’s CCTV 4… Although he posted it with #spanish but from all we can tell from Alfonso’s German website he is based in Leipzig!

Murray SawChuck Out At The Fair

Posted by Michael on July 7th, 2020

Out At The Fair is the official LGBTQ+ family-friendly festival of the Fair industry and their most recent spotlight is on performer Murray SawChuck.

This is not Murray’s first performance out in the street in front of this house… what a great neighborhood that would be!

Piff On TBS’ Tournament Of Laughs

Posted by Michael on July 6th, 2020

Apparently TBS has a new show called Tournament Of Laughs which is pitting comics together against each other in a regional, March madness style bracketed competition. We were not aware of it, to be honest, but Piff the Magic Dragon is part of the competition. Here is his entry.

Marvyn Roy On The Magic Palace

Posted by Michael on July 2nd, 2020

From Magicana’s collection of Magic Palace performances (on their YouTube page) comes this appearance of Marvyn and Carol Roy.

Murray Performing Marvyn Roy’s Effect

Posted by Michael on July 2nd, 2020
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A highlight from Penn & Teller: Fool Us featuring Murray Sawchuck performing the piece taught to him by Marvyn Roy in the video we shared with you this morning.