Archive for the 'Women In Magic' Category

McGee On Being Sawn In Twain

Posted by Michael on January 14th, 2021

Paul Daniels saws Debbie McGee in half in the above clip from a BBC children’s program called Hangar 17. The Daily Mail spoke to Debbie about what it is like to be sawn in half as a part of coverage of the iconic effect’s centennial anniversary.

Silent Christmas Magic

Posted by Michael on December 22nd, 2020

From a little Christmas magic from DC Magic Girl, who you can follow over on YouTube.

Melinda, First Lady Of Magic, On WMDM

Posted by Michael on November 25th, 2020

Melinda, the First Lady of Magic, Saxe performing on the World’s Most Dangerous Magic. Melinda graduated to her own special, which involved some of the folks behind the WGM specials (notably Gary Oullet) but it was a Disney production and I think it may have been on another network.

Franz Harary Chats With Dr. Kruti Parekh

Posted by Michael on November 19th, 2020

Franz Harary chatted with Indian doctor and professional illusionist Dr. Kruti Parekh recently about her interesting life and career.

Sacred Riana Is Miss Halloween

Posted by Michael on October 28th, 2020

Need a go to Halloween magician? The Sacred Riana, the only magician we can think of with her own horror movie*, is an obvious choice. This is her Asia’s Got Talent finals performance from 2017, which led to her taking the title.

*Yeah, we recently featured some horror movies with magicians in the cast or about magicians, but who else had a film written around their stage persona?

Lucy Darling Virtual Pivot

Posted by Michael on October 7th, 2020

The ad for Lucy Darling’s next virtual show would not normally something for iTricks, but her online shows are the focus of w565h319

“>a Globe and Mail article on how Carisa Hendrix has found success both as Lucy and online.

Competition Magic From HK Magic School

Posted by Michael on September 23rd, 2020

This video from the Hong Kong Magic School features student Hilary in her first competition, the Hong Kong Talent Competition, which she apparently won. Congratulations Hilary!