He’s looking for his watch.
In this video, comedian Rowan Atkinson, as the odd character Mr. Bean, is chosen to help in a magic act. Continue reading “The magician chooses Mr. Bean as a volunteer”
Chipps Cooney with magician David Copperfield
Chipps Cooney has performed in his native New Jersey for years but had been little known except to a select few. Continue reading “The best magician you’ve never heard of”
He was last seen
mesmerizing the chair. Continue reading “Why the little magician was sent to an exorcist”
He didn’t need a cigarette to smoke.
The Dutch magician Fred Kaps, who died in 1980, was one of the world’s greatest sleight-of-hand artists. Continue reading “The World’s Greatest Magician – Fred Kaps”
Here, magician Mac Ronay ignores
beautiful women to focus on unlinking his rings.
Germain Sauvard was a French acrobat, actor, comedian and magician who performed under the name Mac Ronay. Continue reading “The genius of failed magician Mac Ronay”
Never mess with Maskelyne –
he can control the dead. Continue reading “The magician who pranked Marconi’s telegraph”
|"He then ordered it to sink out of sight and the log obeyed him."|
An Ha Lim on the cover of
the magic magazine "Genii"
Continue reading “The magician who makes cards dance”
"More wondrous still, six lovely doves
now ?y up in the air…"
This illustration and poem are from the book A museum of wonders and what the young folks saw there explained in many pictures, published in 1884 by Frederick Burr Opper. Continue reading “The famous Magician from Bundelpore”
He works two days a week at P.J.’s Trick Shop
The magical resurrection of Trent Rivas:
When he was born, he suffered a stroke. Continue reading “The brain-damaged magician”