This comprehensive book on sealed billet reading deals with practically all the known methods actually employed by magicians and mediums. It is divided into two sections which deal with the methods and devices used exclusively for private and stage presentations.
Sixteen methods are described in detail for private work. These methods are adaptable for magician's programs.
Eighteen methods are explained for public presentations, suitable for stage, club and banquet shows. A wide variety of methods and routines are given, so that the performer can demonstrate the apparent miracles under the most adverse conditions.
This is collection of fantastic illusions and novel stage effects with authentic Indian variations and twists. Ninety-eight select illusions and effects reflect the great shows of yesteryear, today and tommorow. You will find shades of Robert-Houdin, Hoffmann, Thurston, DeKolta, Gwynne, Blackstone and many other of the great names in magic.
India has always been associated with magic, and now you can explore these illusions bearing the theme and style of India, which are completely adaptable to western standards.
Clear and comprehensive illustrations detail every effect.
Eugene Poinc is the creator of unusual, bizarre and mind-bending magic. Each illusion is carefully plotted to achieve the maximum impact on the audience. The theme, storyline, dress and ultimate effect are structured for pure entertainment. This is a series of choreographed magical sketches for the professional magician.
Presenting over twenty spectacular illusions, this book has also been embellished with Poinc's own captivating illustrations that make up the totality of the author's imagination.
An outstanding collection of 58 effects using cards, coins, cups and cords. Compiled by Italy's prolific practical prestidigitator, these effects and routines are aimed to please any lay audience.
Loaded with effects that pack a lot of punch, each requires a minimum of technical skill and practice and has been 'worked' to allow your own personality to shine through. Designed with an emphasis on entertainment, the author has reduced the patter to a minimum, stresses presentation and concentrated on the magical effect presented.
There is no theoretical material here. Every effect comes right out of Aldo Colombini's repertoire of commercial and practical magic.