Archive for the 'Tutorial' Category

Learn To Contact Juggle

Posted by Michael on July 13th, 2020

You probably got some time on your hands, right? Magician Brendan Rodrigues is posting a ten part video series to teach the basics of contact juggling (starting with this one) which you can check out on his YouTube page. Get that Fushigi Gravity Ball out of the closet and give it a try!

Chuck E. Cheese Magic

Posted by Michael on June 29th, 2020

You might have heard the pandemic shutdowns have let Chuck E. Cheese in trouble, forcing closures and putting the entire chain at risk. We have definitely come across news reports of this nature, so we were more than a little surprised to learn Chuck E. Cheese has an active YouTube page which featured this magic lesson just last Friday.

Now who else wants pizza for breakfast?

Ed Popielarczyk, Charleston’s New Magic Venue And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on July 10th, 2019

Ed Popielarczyk visited the studios os WWLP’s Mass Appeal yesterday to share a little magic and the secrets behind it!

Charleston City Paper has announced a new magic theater will be opening in Charleston, South Carolina this August. Holy City Magic is the brainchild of Howard Blackwell, who has been performing at various venues around the city for years. Get more information at HolyCityMagic.com.

Alex Belfield has posted several new radio interviews with famous magicians, mainly from The Illusionists. You can stream on his YouTube page.

There was a magic act on AGT last night; we’ll bring that to you in a bit!

Learn To Juggle For International Juggling Day 2019

Posted by Michael on June 7th, 2019

International Juggling Day 2019 is (by our reckoning) a week from tomorrow (Saturday, June 15)… so once again we are challenging all y’all iTricksters to learn to juggle. This year we present world record holder Josh Horton’s three ball tutorial. If you need advanced tricks then check out this playlist of videos from the International Jugglers’ Association.

And once again I will admit I can not juggle. But I will try again this year.

Learn Magic With Jon Dorenbos

Posted by Michael on September 14th, 2018

America’s Got Talent web series AGT Talent University

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is back with another magic lesson, this time featuring NFL football player, AGT alum and magician Jon Dorenbos.

Johnny Carson Teaches A Little Magic

Posted by Michael on November 23rd, 2017

Hey, y’all. I hope Thanksgiving is going well… here at iTricks Tower Midwest it is all mixed martial arts on TV and gluten-free pie! But if you need a little magic fix (and we bet you do) here is a clip from the official Johnny Carson YouTube Channel featuring Johnny teaching a bit of magic to Angie Dickinson.

Steve Valentine Hits YouTube

Posted by Michael on October 26th, 2017

Steve Valentine might be more familiar to some iTricksters as an actor (who frequently plays a magician) than he is as a magician. But he is a really good magician! He recently jumped into YouTube with this video and five short Halloween magic/prank tutorials that you can see on his YouTube page.

Around iTricks Tower Midwest, we like “The Fly.”