Archive for the 'TV' Category

Mike Bekedam On KGUN 9

Posted by Michael on August 17th, 2017

Tucson’s Mike Bekedam is not only a magician but a fifth grade teacher! That is one of the toughest jobs around… he joined the KGUN news crew recently to promote the upcoming 30th anniversary Stars of Magic Show in Tucson.

12 Year Old Vent On AGT

Posted by Michael on August 16th, 2017

Darci Lynne, who received a golden buzzer earlier in the year on America’s Got Talent and jumped to last night’s live show, is not a magician. But y’all know iTricks likes to support ventriloquism** and there weren’t any magic acts so check out her performance. Darci has some serious skills and she is only 12! Tune into America’s Got Talent tonight on NBC to see if Darci is going on to the next round.

**Or at least I do!
— Michael

Dominque Risbourg Circa 1968

Posted by Michael on August 15th, 2017

From his YouTube page comes this video of comedy pickpocket Dominique Risbourg performing a little magic and pickpocketing in about 1968. It is in French, but we are pretty sure everyone can follow along!

Jeff McBride On Masters Of Illusion

Posted by Michael on August 15th, 2017

Jeff McBride posted his most recent Masters Of Illusion appearance on his YouTube page. This aired earlier this month… and although The CW’s summer season will probably end soon, both Masters Of Illusion and Penn & Teller: Fool Us will be new this week.

Jibrizy On Penn & Teller: Fool Us

Posted by Michael on August 15th, 2017

Jibrizy posted his performance on The CW’s Penn & Teller: Fool Us because… well, wouldn’t you?

How Daniel Fernandez Got On Ellen

Posted by Michael on August 10th, 2017

The story (and video) behind Daniel Fernandez’s appearance on Ellen.

Henry Richardson On AGT Judges’ Cuts

Posted by Michael on August 9th, 2017

15 year old Henry Richardson was the second magician to perform on the final America’s Got Talent judges’ cuts show of the season. Abandoning the stage, he performed right in front of the judges which seemed like a great choice after Will Tsai’s performance. Unfortunately, it was not enough to send him on to the live shows.