Steve Martin is a man of many talents. He is probably most famous as a comedian and movie star, but he is, among other things, a gifted magician. As a teenager, he worked at the Main Street Magic shop in Disneyland.
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Penn and Teller I was delighted that Penn and Teller’s Fool Us was returning to ITV. As I have mentioned in past blogs, I am a huge fan (read Penn and Teller at the Hammersmith Apollo). This time round though, while the show had a lot to commend it, certain aspects concerned and disappointed me. My big issue
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Edinburgh Fringe Festival We were three magicians, five doves and a marketing manager, crammed into a 4×4 and driving from London to our first Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Nine hours later and a dozen caramel lattess heavier, we arrived.
Edinburgh Fringe Festival I’ve been making the final preparations for my debut show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival – Mages Thru the Ages. I’ve been practising with the two other magicians, Oliver Meech and Oliver Tabor, making a few final tweaks and we’re just about ready.
Penn and Teller Magic greats Penn and Teller made it back to the UK at last, following a 16-year absence, during which time they have been performing to packed audiences in Las Vegas. I have always been a big fan of their television shows, and so the chance to see them live felt long overdue.
I am very excited that this year, I will be performing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for the first time. The show, entitled ‘Mages Thru the Ages’, is a journey through the past, present and future of magic. Best of all, it will be completely free to watch! You get to see award-winning magicians and
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The BBC brought magic back to television on New Year’s Day with its new series The Magicians. Hosted by Lenny Henry, the show paired well-known magicians with celebrities and they then had to perform a mix of close-up magic and stage illusions, with the studio audience voting for their favourite performers.
The magic show at the New Players Theatre was a roaring success, so much so that we are in the process of booking the theatre again for a 2011 show. As I mentioned in my previous entry, ‘West End magic show‘, this was a reunion for members of the Demon Club – the school for
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I will be performing in a magic show in London’s West End with several of the UK’s top magicians, at the New Players Theatre on Saturday 6 February 2010. The other performers and I are all former members of the Demon Club, an academy for junior magicians, similar to Hogwarts – the school for wizardry
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Wedding magician in Hong Kong The global recession had made 2009 a pretty slow year. People and companies were having fewer events and those they did have were on a smaller scale compared with previous years. The business boom of this past Christmas has therefore come as a very pleasant surprise. I don’t know if
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