Posts tagged “closeup”

Striking a Balance with Pit Hartling

Jonah is joined by Pit Hartling this week to explore creating magic,  counting tricks, and making presentation decisions. Pit is a German magician who brings his own take to sleight of hand card magic. 

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Bringing Closeup Card Magic to the Stage with Jimmy Ichihana

Jonah sits down with Jimmy Ichihana this week to discuss community, embracing your interests, and bringing card magic to the stage. Jimmy is a sleight of hand performer from Florida who has performed at the Magic Castle and has appeared twice on Fool Us.

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Finding Your Voice with Jamy Ian Swiss

Jonah is joined by Jamy Ian Swiss this week to discuss persona, creativity and the importance of learning the classics. Alongside being a dedicated, lifelong student of magic, Jamy is a prolific writer, sleight of hand artist, and magic historian. 

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Finding Beauty and Poetry in your Magic with Kiko Pastur

Kiko Pastur joins Jonah this week to discuss aesthetic magic, challenging your creativity, and finding symbolism in an effect. Kiko is a magician from A Coruña, Spain, whose style draws on the beauty and wonder of our world. 

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Standing on the Shoulders of Giants with Ed Kwon

For episode 128, we are excited to have Ed Kwon on the show—a close-up magician who draws inspiration from the classics. He has performed at the Magic Castle, and at Obie’s FFFF convention multiple times.

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Succeeding as a Touring Duo Act with The Evasons

We’ve been trying to get The Evasons on the show for a long time now.  Then out of the blue they phoned us up and said that they were in town.  We invited them over the house to record this week’s episode and the results were pretty spectacula

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