Exploring The History Of Mandrake The Magician

Posted by Michael on October 15th, 2021

Although there was a real, live Mandrake the Magician this video from Marvelous Videos explores the history of the comic strip (later comic book) hero Mandrake, created by Lee Faulk.

Today’s Video Friday is going to be a deep dive in some odd bits of magic history.

New Jersey Halloween Horror And Magic

Posted by Michael on October 14th, 2021

If you are in the Parsippany, NJ area this Halloween you can catch the Misfits of Magic at the Chiller Theatre Expo.

Because we are still only beginning to see a resurgence of events and live magic, iTricks wants to help connect iTricksters to live events in their areas. So if you are a performer with a Halloween magic show coming up, let us know!

Hollywood Street Magic

Posted by Michael on October 14th, 2021

Riley Magician, out of Orange County, lit the Hollywood streets for his latest street magic video. Once again, it is good to see people out and about and the street magic videos coming in.

Louisville’s Caufield’s Novelty No Longer For Sale

Posted by Michael on October 14th, 2021

Good news for Caufield’s Novelty in Lousville; the business is no longer for sale. The shop, which has been up for sale for a couple of years, has seen so much support from the community they no longer feel the need to down-size. This WDRB report concentrates on Halloween, as you may imagine this time of year, but the brick and mortar has been a magic retailer as well.

Crisco Kidd’s Interview Of Dustin Tavella

Posted by Michael on October 13th, 2021

Current AGT champion Dustin Tavella spend some time on Crisco Kidd’s Block Party talking about his transition from music to magic and more. It is really the first long-form interview I have found with Dustin and I know many iTricksters will be interested to hear more about him.

Wrestling Magic Returns To Fool Us

Posted by Michael on October 13th, 2021

One more clip from this season of Fool Us and this time it features everyone’s favorite pro wrestling magician The Shocker.

Reid Ferry’s Ottawa Street Magic

Posted by Michael on October 13th, 2021

Let’s start the morning with a little street magic because before long it is going to be too cold to go outside! Reid Ferry hit Ottawa to get his magic in before winter comes to town.