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by P.T. Murphy
May 19th, 2009, 4:04 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Thoughts Across
Replies: 1
Views: 619

Re: Thoughts Across

I just bought mine! Thanks David!
by P.T. Murphy
March 31st, 2009, 11:07 am
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: This Week At The Magic Cabaret
Replies: 0
Views: 641

This Week At The Magic Cabaret

The Magic Cabaret Magic, Mystery, and Mischief with PT Murphy & David Parr <!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magic-cabaret.com">www.magic-cabaret.com</a><!-- w --> This Wednesday is April Fools Day at The Magic Cabaret, and we are offering crazy-fool discounts on tickets for our sho...
by P.T. Murphy
February 21st, 2009, 8:15 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: The Magic Cabaret
Replies: 1
Views: 1065

The Magic Cabaret

Greetings- The Magic Cabaret will relaunch on Wednesday, March 18th at the Greenhouse Theater Center in Chicago with an all-new show. Every week, on Wednesday evenings at 7:30 pm, magic fans will gather in the 60-seat studio theater at the Greenhouse, where they'll celebrate all the magic the Windy ...
by P.T. Murphy
January 16th, 2009, 2:30 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: Looking for Magic In Denver
Replies: 7
Views: 1827

Re: Looking for Magic In Denver

Thanks for the info. Hope to see you in Denver.
by P.T. Murphy
January 9th, 2009, 4:36 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: Looking for Magic In Denver
Replies: 7
Views: 1827

Looking for Magic In Denver

I will be in Denver 1/21 - 1/26. Any suggestions?
Best
PTM
by P.T. Murphy
December 4th, 2008, 10:59 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Christmas BLOW OUT!
Replies: 4
Views: 837

Re: Christmas BLOW OUT!

The James File and First Fifty Years are SOLD! Still left... iVanish (dvd) - Ben Seidman - $15 Richard Turner Double Signed Card (dvd)- $15 Chicago Bar Magic -Randy Wakeman (dvd) - $15 The Secret Ways of Al Baker Miracle Factory - $100 The Great Wizard of the North C. Pole Bayer - $30 The Glorious D...
by P.T. Murphy
December 2nd, 2008, 11:58 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Christmas BLOW OUT!
Replies: 4
Views: 837

Re: Christmas BLOW OUT!

Scotty York SOLD Stodare SOLD Still left... iVanish (dvd) - Ben Seidman - $15 Richard Turner Double Signed Card (dvd)- $15 Chicago Bar Magic -Randy Wakeman (dvd) - $15 The Secret Ways of Al Baker Miracle Factory - $100 The Great Wizard of the North C. Pole Bayer - $30 The Glorious Deception Steinmey...
by P.T. Murphy
December 2nd, 2008, 1:57 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Christmas BLOW OUT!
Replies: 4
Views: 837

Re: Christmas BLOW OUT!

I have added some new items. Scotty York - The Silver Fox (3 dvds) $40 iVanish (dvd) - Ben Seidman - $15 Richard Turner Double Signed Card (dvd)- $15 Chicago Bar Magic -Randy Wakeman (dvd) - $15 These items are still available: The Secret Ways of Al Baker Miracle Factory - $100 The Great Wizard of t...
by P.T. Murphy
December 2nd, 2008, 1:20 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Christmas BLOW OUT!
Replies: 4
Views: 837

Re: Christmas BLOW OUT!

Annals of Conjuring SOLD!!! Here is what is left: The Secret Ways of Al Baker Miracle Factory - $100 The Great Wizard of the North C. Pole Bayer - $30 Stodare: The Enigma Variations - $30 The Glorious Deception Steinmeyer (Brand New) - $15 Oriental Conjuring and Magic Will Ayling and Sam Sharpe - $6...
by P.T. Murphy
December 1st, 2008, 9:21 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Christmas BLOW OUT!
Replies: 4
Views: 837

Christmas BLOW OUT!

Season's Greetings- Annals of Conjuring Miracle Factory (Out Of Print, crease in back of dust jacket, otherwise great shape) - $150 The Secret Ways of Al Baker Miracle Factory - $100 The Great Wizard of the North C. Pole Bayer - $30 Stodare: The Enigma Variations - $30 The Glorious Deception Steinme...
by P.T. Murphy
August 21st, 2008, 9:40 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: The Magic Cabaret - Chicago
Replies: 0
Views: 681

The Magic Cabaret - Chicago

If you are in Chicago, please come see the show. Best, PTM Abracadabra! The Magic Cabaret Reappears! On September 18, 2008, The Magic Cabaret opens at the Greenhouse Theater Center for a special five-week run! In the Golden Age of Magic, during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Chic...
by P.T. Murphy
August 8th, 2008, 2:17 pm
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: Need help with Ricky Jay search
Replies: 5
Views: 1991

Re: Need help with Ricky Jay search

AGH! Yes, you are right! Holy Crud!I guess it has been a while since I listened to these.
by P.T. Murphy
June 10th, 2008, 2:22 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: American Library Association in Anaheim, CA.
Replies: 0
Views: 582

American Library Association in Anaheim, CA.

Greetings All- If any of you are in the Anaheim, CA. area and want to visit the exhibits at the American Library Association please drop me a line. The show takes place June 29 - July 1 at the Anaheim Convention Center. I can get you a free pass to walk the hall. The exhibits will include many of th...
by P.T. Murphy
April 21st, 2008, 4:25 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: John Carney's One-Man Show to Hit Chicago!
Replies: 1
Views: 683

Re: John Carney's One-Man Show to Hit Chicago!

If you are not going to attend the whole convention you can order a separate ticket for the show ONLY!!!

Visit this link and click on Carney's Wonders.

www.squashpublishing.com

See you there!
by P.T. Murphy
February 16th, 2006, 8:38 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Vernon and Dante Books
Replies: 8
Views: 983

Re: New Vernon and Dante Books

Kaufman...publisher...magic books...Genii Magazine...GOT IT!!! Thanks!
by P.T. Murphy
February 16th, 2006, 8:31 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Vernon and Dante Books
Replies: 8
Views: 983

Re: New Vernon and Dante Books

Cool thanks!

I feel so out of the loop. Who is publishing the first new Vernon book?
by P.T. Murphy
February 16th, 2006, 6:59 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Vernon and Dante Books
Replies: 8
Views: 983

New Vernon and Dante Books

Has anybody heard anything about these? I have been told that Squash is publishing these and that they are due out soon but have heard nothing else. What is the scoop? Inquiring minds watn to know!
by P.T. Murphy
February 16th, 2006, 6:54 am
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Whit Haydn
Replies: 7
Views: 737

Re: Whit Haydn

Oh Yeah! The BILL! Uh oh! Sorry Whit!
by P.T. Murphy
February 15th, 2006, 12:13 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Whit Haydn
Replies: 7
Views: 737

Re: Whit Haydn

I have had no problem. I love these clips. Thanks Bill I will visit the forum.
by P.T. Murphy
February 15th, 2006, 9:12 am
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Whit Haydn
Replies: 7
Views: 737

Whit Haydn

Hot DAMN!

Has anybody seen the clips Whit has on his site?

www.whithaydn.com

I am not sure how much of what is on here is published in other places...books, dvds, etc.

These are really wonderful! Watching him work is such a great education. His timing is superb!
by P.T. Murphy
February 9th, 2006, 11:21 am
Forum: Book of The Month Club
Topic: BoM: Milo & Roger by Arthur Brandon
Replies: 51
Views: 36030

Re: BoM: Milo & Roger by Arthur Brandon

Again, this is one of my favorite reads in magic. As a demonstrator at Magic Inc. I always try to recommend books that I think shoppers will really enjoy. This is always a book I recommend to magicians that are looking for something "different". Sadly, very few take me up on the suggestion...
by P.T. Murphy
January 12th, 2006, 11:30 am
Forum: Book of The Month Club
Topic: BoM: Milo & Roger by Arthur Brandon
Replies: 51
Views: 36030

Re: BoM: Milo & Roger by Arthur Brandon

I know Magic Inc. has a few in stock.

This is a WONDERFUL book! Up there with Illusion Show published by David Meyer.
by P.T. Murphy
January 12th, 2006, 11:25 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Darwin Ortiz Lecture in West Palm Beach!
Replies: 6
Views: 672

Re: Darwin Ortiz Lecture in West Palm Beach!

Greetings All!
Darwin was just at Magic Inc. in December. He gives a great lecure! Crimp, buckle, pass...do what you gotta do...but GO!

The workshop he gave in after was brilliant!

Plus he is a really darn nice guy!
by P.T. Murphy
December 21st, 2005, 12:11 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: Magic Inc. Lecture: Eugene Burger - January 7th, 2006
Replies: 0
Views: 357

Magic Inc. Lecture: Eugene Burger - January 7th, 2006

Ring in the New Year with Chicago Magic LEGEND Eugene Burger! 2006 will mark Magic, Inc.'s 80th year in business. As part of our year long celebration we have arranged this EXCLUSIVE lecture with Eugene Burger. THE LECTURE: Eugene Burger returns to Magic, Inc. with a new talk that focuses on present...
by P.T. Murphy
November 14th, 2005, 8:01 am
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: Darwin Ortiz @ Magic Inc.
Replies: 3
Views: 687

Re: Darwin Ortiz @ Magic Inc.

Or visit the link above. THAT would be easier!
by P.T. Murphy
November 10th, 2005, 11:00 am
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: Darwin Ortiz @ Magic Inc.
Replies: 3
Views: 687

Darwin Ortiz @ Magic Inc.

Greetings!

If you are in Chicago in early December please consider visiting Magic,Inc. for the Darwin Ortiz lecture on Dec 3. 2:30 pm. On Dec 4 will hold a special workshop for those who are interested in learning more.

For more information please e-mail me.

P.T. Murphy
by P.T. Murphy
November 4th, 2005, 10:06 am
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: toronto-chicago
Replies: 7
Views: 1060

Re: toronto-chicago

So much to do...so little time.
by P.T. Murphy
November 3rd, 2005, 9:41 am
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: toronto-chicago
Replies: 7
Views: 1060

Re: toronto-chicago

Greetings! In Chicago you should visit Magic Inc. and Midwest Magic. In my humble opinion the best shops in the city...both for different reasons...Magic Inc...just SMELLS like magic!!! Ask for the 10 cent tour! The spirits of Jay and Fran are happily watching over the place. Midwest Magic is owned ...
by P.T. Murphy
October 10th, 2005, 1:48 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Las Vegas Magic
Replies: 11
Views: 983

Re: Las Vegas Magic

You are all wonderful! Thanks!!!
by P.T. Murphy
October 5th, 2005, 11:02 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Las Vegas Magic
Replies: 11
Views: 983

Re: Las Vegas Magic

Thanks guys! I appreciate your help. Yes...Cirque is on our list as well.
by P.T. Murphy
October 5th, 2005, 9:33 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Las Vegas Magic
Replies: 11
Views: 983

Las Vegas Magic

Greetings!

I will be in Vegas next week. I have a limited amount of time to see magic. I will be seeing Lance Burton and Mac King but I am looking for another show...any suggestions? Close Up, Stage...it's all good to me. Thanks!
by P.T. Murphy
September 13th, 2005, 6:03 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Visiting Chicago?
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Visiting Chicago?

You tease!
by P.T. Murphy
September 13th, 2005, 9:02 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Visiting Chicago?
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Visiting Chicago?

Steve V.-
Will you marry me?
by P.T. Murphy
September 12th, 2005, 12:15 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Visiting Chicago?
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Visiting Chicago?

Well I am the guy to ask. Since Jay's death I have taken over the repsonsibilities of booking lectures and getting info out. Please feel free to send me your contact info. Mailing address and e-mail address, I will makes sure you get future mailings. My e-mail is <!-- e --><a href="mailto:magic@ptmu...
by P.T. Murphy
September 12th, 2005, 9:11 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Visiting Chicago?
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Visiting Chicago?

Will you be in the Windy City this weekend? Here is what is going on at Magic Inc. We would love to have you. The shop is open until 9pm on Friday. David Parr is lecturing Saturday 9/17 at 2:30pm. The shop is open Sunday from 12-5pm Here are the specifics on David Parr's lecture... The Halloween sea...
by P.T. Murphy
September 7th, 2005, 9:23 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jerry Lewis Telethon
Replies: 10
Views: 806

Re: Jerry Lewis Telethon

Critiacl Eye:
I am assuming you have TWO eyes. What does the "not-so critical but helpfully suggestive eye" have to offer, that might help pull magic out of this perceived decline?
by P.T. Murphy
September 6th, 2005, 2:10 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penn Jillette's joke.
Replies: 53
Views: 4132

Re: Penn Jillette's joke.

Hi Michael- If we are going to open the "poor taste" and "child abuse" cans of worms...a lot of us out there doing kids shows and magic shows in general will be gulity. Joking aside... I do agree with you. I wish those of us that have seen this movie could chat over dinner and ta...
by P.T. Murphy
September 6th, 2005, 1:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Definitive List of Recommended Reading ?
Replies: 44
Views: 6898

Re: Definitive List of Recommended Reading ?

Just a start...in no particular order... 1. Mastering The Art of Magic - E. Burger 2. Brain Food - D. Parr 3. Secrets - J. Carney 4. Words About Wizards - R. Parrish 5. Hiding the Elephant - J. Steinmeyer 6. Tarbell Course - H. Tarbell 7. Magic and Meaning - E. Burger and B. Neale 8. Magic Mirror - ...
by P.T. Murphy
September 5th, 2005, 4:26 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penn Jillette's joke.
Replies: 53
Views: 4132

Re: Penn Jillette's joke.

Go see this if for no other reason than to watch Eric Mead's telling of this joke. Very well done!

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