Chipper To Branson, Sanaa To NYSM2 And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on November 24th, 2014

Rob Anderson is getting plenty of attention for the above video, a kind of follow up to his earlier video which featured him ripping up a homeless vet’s sign. Keep up the great work, Rob!

Deadline Hollywood reports that Sanaa Lathan is joining the cast of Now You See Me 2

The Branson Tri-Lakes News caught up with Chipper Lowell, who is currently starring in the Christmas show at the Andy Williams Moon River Theater. He will continue on after the holidays to perform with the Osmond Brothers and is relocating to Branson. Welcome to Missouri, Chipper. Three words: gooey butter cake.

Drummond Money-Coutts’ sister will join him on TV when she is featured on a reality show about Tattler magazine. She spoke to The Daily Mail about the show, Posh People: Inside Tattler, where she tried to show how normal she was for an aristocrat with a brother with his own TV show. No word if DMC will pop up on the reality show.

NFL player and magician Jon Dorenbos is the Fox News Sports football personality of the week; read the interview here.

Finally, check out’s list of the ten best magicians in the world here to see if you agree or your head explodes.

Tricks Against Humanity

Posted by Editor on November 24th, 2014


In the world of magic, there exists tricks not talked about. Tricks we’re not allowed to show you.

These tricks are considered offensive, explicit, filthy, appalling and most of all… SHOCKING!

These are the “Tricks Against Humanity”!

In this box, you’ll learn 14 Tricks to offend, appall, and shock your audience!

Tricks designed and tested from pros all over the world! What better way to have some adult fun?!

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Marco Tempest At Pioneers Festival

Posted by Michael on November 21st, 2014

We are closing out Video Friday this week with a few minutes from Marco Tempest at the recent Pioneers Festival in Vienna. iTricks found the video embedded in a Forbes article on Tempest. It is a particularly timely article considering the recent news from the Queen Mary University of London.

Hard to believe another week has passed, but it has… and so once again we want to wish all of the iTricksters a great weekend, whether y’all are performing, practicing or just sitting inside hiding from the cold!

Where’s Smoothini?

Posted by Michael on November 21st, 2014

If you are looking for Smoothini, he’s been tearing it up in Canada. He dropped in on the Z103.5 studios in Toronto last week and they posted this video of him off air showing his card chops. Smooth was a guest on the Scott and Kat Show last week but now he is back in the States getting snowed on… The best way to keep up with The Ghetto Houdini and his travels is to follow him on Twitter.

Some Cirque Dreams Quick Change On Today

Posted by Michael on November 21st, 2014

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Yesterday the selected cast from Cirque Dreams Holidaze performed “on the plaza” for NBC’s Today Show, including this quick change act. The cast of the show includes jugglers, dancers and illusionists. You can learn more about Cirque Dreams Holidaze over on their website.

David Zirbel Starts Off Video Friday

Posted by Michael on November 21st, 2014

It is already Video Friday again… we have made it through yet another week and, if you are in the States, chances are it was a cold one! We will start off today’s selection of magic clips with something from Masters of Illusion. In case you missed it, this week it was announced that the show was renewed for a second season on The CW and that January will see the network show four as of yet unaired episodes (at least one repeat).

After Dean “Superman” Cain’s introduction David Zirbel presents his interpretation of the barrels, a classic illusion. David is an award winning magician who, according to his website, is a Guinness record holder for being the World’s Tallest Magical Entertainer.

Magic Through The Looking Glass, Google Style

Posted by Michael on November 20th, 2014

Google Glass POV – Magician Jacob Lin Card Magic 2 from Yuting Su on Vimeo.

And now a card trick, but not just another card trick video. This one, from magician Jacob Lin, is shot with Google Glass… so he really has to watch the angles!