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- July 2nd, 2018, 7:12 am
- Forum: Light from the Lamp ONLINE.
- Topic: Review: Back to the Launching Pad (Michael Breggar)
- Replies: 1
- Views: 1886
Thanks, Ender, for your very kind words! Much appreciated!
- February 14th, 2018, 6:52 pm
- Forum: Buzz
- Topic: U.F. Grant - a creative genius!
- Replies: 63
- Views: 8718
Thanks for starting this thread. Grant has given us so much raw material to mine and discover. I purchased “Fabulous Feats of Mental Magic” at Kanter’s in Philly back in the Stone Age. I reread it every now and then and still find things I can use and adopt. And my second favorite Out Of This World ...
- January 30th, 2018, 7:14 pm
- Forum: Buzz
- Topic: Your opinions wanted: what do new magicians need to know about the history of magic?
- Replies: 50
- Views: 5072
Great thread. Some really interesting thoughts here. I believe the issue (if it is indeed an “issue”) is complicated. Many people have no desire to learn any more than how to do a few tricks or sleights. Their motivations are akin to “showing off”. Their skills are robotic and their performances a s...
I'd love to read it too! There have been a couple DVD "Versions" of Royal Road. The Paul Wilson version is really good. Paul makes quite a few comments during the course of his instruction regarding things he agrees with and several things he believes the description I think book is either...
- March 26th, 2017, 8:39 am
- Forum: General
- Topic: What separates the pro from the amateur?
- Replies: 60
- Views: 23305
Man, I know many "pros" that fit in the latter category and lots of "amateurs" in the former. The answer is semantic though. A professional, in any calling, is one who is paid for their work as opposed to an amateur who is not. Info so as magic and many other art forms are concer...