Like theatrical presentations, conjuring is an art of illusion. A magician skilled in the craft is able to convince an audience that he or she can read minds. Highly instructive book by a noted authority on the subject analyzes every phase of conjuring, from sleights, devices, misdirection, and controlling audience. Like theatrical presentations, conjuring is an art of illusion. A magician skilled in the craft is able to convince an audience that he or she can.
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Magic and Showmanship: A Handbook for Conjurers
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A magician skilled in the craft is able to convince an audience that he or she can read minds, communicate with the spirit world, make objects hhandbook or disappear, and perform other acts of seemingly genuine magic. Absolutely amazing book, so much incredibly useful information not just for magicians but for any variety of performer or directors. Of particular interest is a chapter on body language, posture, positioning and movement.
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This book should be one of the books that are read and referred to in every magicians library. Not Enabled Word Wise: If you know your tricks, this book will improve your presentation.
Gareth Witty rated it it was amazing May 28, It’s better than almost any of the thousands of “how to write” volumes you find out there. I still prefer Strong Magic by Darwin Ortiz for a clearer course structure and better suited to our modern minds.
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The writing reads like a manual. Anyone interested in performing arts. The source of information, where all eyes ought to be.
Magic and Showmanship: A Handbook for Conjurers by Henning Nelms
Find out what india reads. A reading for the magician interested in the historical aspect of presentation. Even when he talks about misdirection — writers want to misdirect.