Posts tagged “performance”

Episode 129 — Innovation and Being Unsatisfied with Existing Methods with Axel Hecklau

http://traffic.libsyn.com/discourseinmagic/129.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | More We are very excited to have Axel Hecklau join us. He is an award-winning magician, taking second place for parlour magic at the 2018 FISM World Championship, who brings his unique insight to improving existing methods this episode. Axel took up magic when he was 12 […]

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Episode 128 – Standing on the Shoulders of Giants with Ed Kwon

http://traffic.libsyn.com/discourseinmagic/Episode_128-Standing_on_the_Shoulders_of_Giants_with_Ed_Kwon.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreFor 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. At the age of seven, Ed was inspired to learn the […]

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Episode 127 – Summer Catch-Up and Remaining Q & A

We start episode 127 by catching up with Tyler and Jonah. While Tyler hasn’t been performing much practical magic, he has been developing his video and editing skills. Meanwhile, Jonah’s month was steeped with magic.

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Episode 123 – Becoming an Amazing Performer with Kayla Drescher

Kayla Drescher is a fantastic magician, who really cares about character, comedy and the importance of theatre. She recently performed on  Pen & Teller’s “Fool Us” and has a new podcast, called Shezam chatting all about women in magic.

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Episode 120 – How to Perform Card Magic with Jason Ladanye

Jason Ladanye is a world-class sleight of hand magician and card cheating expert, known for his latest book “Confident Deceptions”, his studies with Darwin Ortiz and knowledge in the major topics of theory, practise, scripting and tension made him a great addition to the podcast.

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Episode 110 – Teaching, Lecturing, and Making a Show with Joshua Jay

We’re really excited to have the co-founder of Vanishing Ink Magic Joshua Jay on the podcast. Josh and Andi Gladwin founded the company on the belief that there was a real dearth of high-quality magic on the market. 

Josh was criticized when he first began selling difficult, high-quality tricks. The critics suggested Vanishing was giving away too much. But Josh says that giving a newbie a really impressive trick right away will ensure that they are hooked for life. But the company is not based on profit at any cost. Josh says they have pulled innumerable products either because there was a missing credit or because the products were not up to snuff.

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