How Houdini Died

HOW HOUDINI DIED. Manager Declares Illness Was Caused by Blow Though, according to the doctors who operated upon him, the death of Harry Houdini, the famous magician, was due to peritonitis supervening upon appendicitis, his manager, Mr. Stuckel, blames a student for...

Bullet Catch Documentary – The Trick With The Gun

What happens when friends risk their lives – and friendship – for the sake of a magic trick? The Bullet Catch: It’s the most dangerous illusion in magic. Fourteen men and women have died performing it. In The Trick With the Gun magician Scott Hammell and author...

The Difference between Kids and Adult magic

Having performed adult magic for many years, many years ago, I decided to focus my attentions on performing kid’s magic thinking it would be similar but with just colourful props to substitute the cards. I was wrong.   More often than not, adult magicians look down on...