Posts Tagged ‘magic tricks’

KEH088: Magic Retail, Appearing and Disappearing Tricks, and More

Kids Entertainer Podcast 088 with Sean Taylor: Magic Retail, Appearing and Disappearing Tricks, and More

Magic Retail, Appearing and Disappearing Tricks, and More: Insights into the Magic Shop Business and Tricks That Never Go Out of Style Wondering how it is to run a magic retail business? Former magic shop owner, magic routines creator, and lecturer Sean Taylor shares his inside knowledge and insights into the industry. Listen to the…

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Do You Need to Learn All Types of Magic?

Do You Need to Learn All Types of Magic: Tips for Starting Magicians

In my previous post for the Tips for Starting Magicians series, I discussed how many tricks you need to be a magician. Unlike that post where I could only give you a vague answer, here I can comfortably tell you no. No, you don’t need to be well-versed in all facets of magic to be…

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How Many Tricks Do You Need to Be a Magician?

How Many Tricks Do You Need to Be a Magician

In my last post for this Tips for Starting Magicians series, I discussed what to keep in mind when choosing the tricks for your first magic show. Now I’ll focus on a question that many who are thinking of trying their hand at magic ask: how many tricks do you need to be a magician?

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Storytelling Magic Props That You Can Make Yourself

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Looking for a great DIY magic trick? Here’s one by one of our favourite experienced children’s entertainers and educators, Jim Kleefeld. Jim is the author of multiple theme show magic books, and the following storytelling magic routine is taken from his book Dream Magic. We will hear more about and from Jim next week as…

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Creative Learning Is Magic

Creative Learning Is Magic: Educational Magic for Kids Entertainers

In my previous post, I shared how to do the educational 21-Card Trick. In this post, I’ll detail how, with some creativity, we can use magic to educate. “Creativity is the greatest gift of human intelligence. The more complex the world becomes, the more creative we need to be to meet its challenges.” – Sir…

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KEH056: Introducing Abracadabra – Fun Magic Tricks for Kids

Abracadabra: Fun Magic Tricks for Kids Book

Introducing Abracadabra – Fun Magic Tricks for Kids In this episode, we take a break from our Vault of Wisdom series to introduce an awesome interactive book that both kids and kids entertainers will love—Abracadabra: Fun Magic Tricks for Kids. Written by a budding 11-year-old magician Kristen Kelly and her professional magician dad Ken, the…

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Exciting Ideas for Children’s Entertainers

Exciting Ideas for Children's Entertainers

  We all need inspiration once in a while. And to help you add some zing to the way you perform, handle an audience, or create an indelible positive impression on your clients, we asked kids entertainers from the world over to share the best ideas they’ve ever heard or read about. So, ready for…

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KEH 016: Easy Magic Tricks For Kids Entertainers

Easy Magic Tricks For Kids Entertainers Jeremy LePoidevin

Easy Magic Tricks for Kids Entertainers Jeremy LePoidevin from Practical Magic talks about easy magic tricks for kids entertainers. He shares free resources he has developed to help kids entertainers who are not familiar with performing magic to choose the right magic tricks to add something extra to their kids entertainer businesses.

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