Earl Nelson is widely regarded as one of the most skillful sleight-of-hand performers of this generation. A close friend and student of Dai Vemon, Earl's slow, deliberate handlings and showstopper effects are pure poetry. In 1984, Earl released four videotapes covering material from his acclaimed bo..
Uncovered is a compilation of first class practical card magic, including some powerful non-card items, written for the serious magician. Featured are several commercial creations that John has had the pleasure of performing in restaurants, at magic get togethers, and at parties for friends. You wil..
Without doing a thing, you perform the most talked about illusion in your act!DO NOT CONFUSE THIS WITH ANY OTHER SPIRAL ILLUSION. YOUR HEAD ACTUALLY LOOKS LIKE IT IS INFLATING LIKE A BALLOON!The magician displays a 15-inch, specially made spiral disk; imagine the kind a hypnotist might use. The spir..
The Ultimate in Close-up Billet ReadingEffectA small piece of paper is torn from a menu. A participant writes a brief question on the blank side of the paper and folds it. The mentalist uses a deck of cards in their box as a little tray to display the folded paper. The folded paper is returned to th..
Three Original Close-Up Monu-Mental Effects Designed For Walk Around Cocktail Parties. From the Secret Books of Dr. Tao come three original tricks of the mind. In this tome the mysterious doctor also reveals three of his innermost ancient secrets to effective mentalism. Each lesson is more than mere..
Watch the preview Videoclip...E.S.Perfect has been a best selling packet ESP effect for well over 6 years! On this DVD Peter Nardi teaches his full routine including all the tips, ideas and subtleties that has helped put this effect into the working repertoire of many professional performers! The..
Durable, Washable Plastic Playing Cards. Each deck has more that 50 hours of continuous play! These bicycle backed cards are 100% Plastic and are officially printed by the U.S. Playing Card Company. They can be used in any number of card routines. Plastic cards spring back to their original fla..
A guide to performing magic on the streets.On this 2 DVD set you will learn the real secrets about how to stop, build and collect. You will learn the importance of that first routine, how to choose the routines to use in your show, theory on building and keeping the audience. All the answers are her..
EffectTwo participants secretly choose words from a "real vocabulary book" containing hundreds of words. There are no duplicate words in the book's word list. The two participants then look up their respective words in an ungimmicked dictionary. The performer, who can be 15 feet or more away, divine..
Watch the preview Videoclip...This has become one of our fastest selling DVD titles ever, and it was off the market for many years. We are happy to say it's back!! Do not miss out on owning this. Alakazam Magic is very proud to present the magical artistry of Michael Vincent. Once in every genera..
A sponge rubber cube is shown and placed on top of the left fist, which has been shown empty. The right index finger pokes the cube out of sight into the left fist. The two hands are separated instantly. Ask your audience if they can tell which hand the cube is in. It does not make any difference, o..
Watch the preview Videoclip...The concept of forcing a playing card - to cause a spectator to choose a specific card while apparently giving him a completely free choice - has seemingly always intrigued magicians and literally hundreds of ways to accomplish this goal have been invented. Ironicall..
Leo Behnke is one of magic's most gifted and prolific writers. In his new book, he tells the story of his life in magic and in books, and how he's often combined those worlds. Behnke was Steve Martin's first boss at Disneyland when it opened, was one of the first professional close-up magicians at t..
Chris Kenworthey's Mastermind (Any Card at Any Number) has been featured by Kreskin on both "The David Letterman Show" and "Live with Regis and Kathy Lee." Many top performers such as Wayne Houchin, Kreskin, etc. have stunned audiences using this powerful weapon in their daily work. Mastermind is no..
Phase 1: Your spectator shuffles the deck. You identify the cards as "red" or "black" simply by running your fingers along the face of the cards... Phase 2: Your spectator shuffles the deck once more. You identify the cards as "red" or "black" simply by waving your fingers underneath the cards... Ph..
Rune's World is a departure from any magic book you've read. Part instruction, part theory, part graphic novel, this new volume by Joshua Jay will challenge you to think in new ways, about new possibilities with your magic. Rune Klan is the most famous magician you've never heard of. An extremist in..
Harry Houdini performed his final miracle in 1926. Or did he? Your audience will be amazed as photographs of locked handcuffs mysteriously open and an image of Houdini vanishes without a trace. This lovely packet effect transforms a mundane card routine into a true piece of close up theatre. The Van..
Some cards are shown: three are blank and one has the drawing of an egg. This card is turned on its back on the table, and the others are placed under. The magician gives a tap on the egg that magically appears under the table. The card above, however, is turned and has become blank. The thing is re..
Hello and welcome to the little things volume 1. In this DVD set Alan is offering some his most visual, hard hitting pet effects. On Volume 1 you will get: Through: An easy to make gimmick that will allow you to pass any object that will fit into a folded bank note, through it. Clean direct and simp..
Cover the Spot is one of the more elusive of the Bunco games. Played at carnivals and on midways all over the world, thousands of marks have tried to win valuable prizes by simply covering a red spot with 5 discs. They all failed. Now, with the work explained by award winning magic teacher Ian Kenda..
Watch the preview Videoclip...At any time with your normal deck (or business cards) you punch a hole right through the signed selection so the spectator can keep their "lucky card" on their key ring...but the hole was punched on the "wrong" end of the card...slowly and visually the hole animates ..
Now with MORE elasticity!This specially designed tongue looks incredibly realistic!Perform as comedy, bizarre, dangerous, or just to gross out your friends. You can: Pull it (7~9 inches long)! Stretch it (4~6 inches wide)! Twist it Pierce it! Smash it! The possibilities are endless!..
Watch the preview Videoclip...Luis de Matos performs and explains his professional routine for the Malini Egg Bag. In this classic effect an egg vanishes and reappears inside a little black bag. What makes this version so strong is the finale in which a live chick is produced and given to the ast..