This box set contains lectures from some of the most highly respected and creative magicians from across the globe!
Up first, he's one of the most decorated magic performers in the world. He now holds the title of the "U.K.'s Close-Up Magic Champion" awarded by the International Brotherhood of Magicians - Steve Dela! Since the age of 16, Steve has been performing magic internationally and has made countless TV appearances, including Blue Peter, BBC Breakfast News, ITV Daybreak, and Paris's own Le Plus Grand Cabaret du Monde. Even at his young age, he is one of the only magicians to have his photo on permanent display at The Magic Circle, the magic equivalent to a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame! Now he's here to teach you some of the strongest material from his world-renowned repertoire.
A professional magician for over 25 years, Gary Jones has held the "Close-Up Performer of the Year" award at the Devon Magic Circle for seven consecutive years. He has performed for an elite clientele, such as Sir Richard Branson and Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York. He is a world-renowned lecturer and creator of several best-selling effects and DVDs, including iCandy, Dupes, and the Automata series. With an endless sense of humor, Gary Jones is here to entertain and share some of his trade secrets. With expert sleight of hand and psychological misdirection, you have to see this to believe it!
Steve Rowe has literally exploded onto the magic scene in the last 5 years. Not only is his magic practical, it has also been worked and refined to perfection. His unique approach to organic magic is sure to make an impact on your own working set. Every move, every beat, and every word has been thoroughly thought out. Here you will get a real insight into creating props, and structuring your own routines to get the maximum impact possible. There is also a practical crafting section where you will learn some of the techniques Steve uses to create his own props. He even shares his methods for making flap cards - worth the price of the lecture alone. Join us on a fun-packed journey and delve into the mind of one of the most creative thinkers out there. It's going to be totally sweet!
Famously known for his other worldly effects, Jamie Daws joins us for an At The Table lecture that is guaranteed to leave you breathless! Well known for effects like Deviate, The Deceased, and Scream, Jamie blurs the worlds of magic and the supernatural seamlessly together while building mystery, tension, and suspense with every line of patter. He's created effects for the magic community for well over a decade and performed on Penn & Teller: Fool Us. Now Jamie joins us At The Table to share his ingenuity and take us down his creative journey!
Ben Williams has been working behind the scenes in the magic industry for over a decade. With many top-selling releases under his belt, he has been known to create well thought-out routines and ideas that are both practical and visual. He has worked on effects used on TV by the likes of Dynamo, Ben Hanlin and Troy, as well as teaching and coaching many more magicians. In his At The Table lecture, Ben shares practical card routines, innovative coin sleights, and even his street-magic style effects using everyday items, such as candies and cola bottles. This is not a lecture you'll want to miss!
From Los Angeles to London, people's jaws have literally dropped after witnessing the incredible close-up magic of Etienne Pradier. But there's more to this guy than meets the eye. Etienne became fascinated by magic at an early age and rapidly made a name for himself as a truly gifted close-up magician. He's published a number of well-recognized routines and effects, and has even used his clever talents to fool Penn & Teller. Uniquely skilled, creative, charismatic, and immensely entertaining, Etienne Pradier is now one of the UK's most successful London UK-based magicians and a favorite with the Royal family.
Come along as we welcome Steve Dela, Gary Jones, Steve Rowe, Jamie Daws, Ben Williams, and Etienne Pradier for hours of magic, mystery, and a whole lot of fun. Join us for their lectures At The Table!