Allan has published over 300 items in the past 40 years. He entitles his current lecture “The Best of Allan Ackerman.” He’ll be demonstrating over 20 of his favorite effects and moves – and how he’s tweaked them to perfection over the years. Lecture notes will be in a DVD format. From 3-5pm in the Parlour of Prestidigitation.
During his lecture, Steve will teach and illustrate The Monk’s Way with examples. In a step-by-step fashion, he will drill down to a mother lode of what really counts. He will highlight differences that really make a difference and show you how to infuse your simplifications with subtleties. He’ll also purify your methodologies and clarify your presentations. In the Parlour of Prestidigitation from 3-5pm.
This master of hand shadows will be lecturing on his ideas about original, general magic. Will he teach any hand shadows? Come to the lecture and find out! In the Parlour of Prestidigitation, from 3-5pm.
“Magic and Séance: Making the Leap” is the title of Mark’s current lecture. He will discuss how to make the transition from standard magic to the performance of séance and psychic entertainment. This will include his methods, skills and the thought processes of a medium. In the Parlour of Prestidigitation from 3-5pm
Jeff will change your mind-set about your income with magic. He’ll review things that he does to get $3,800 for three hours of work! This will not be a “teach an effect” lecture. Instead, it will be a “teach the trick to earn more” talk about the shows you do for private party and corporate work. In the Parlour of Prestidigitation, from 3-5pm.
This lecture will teach you magic that is impromptu and that you can do surrounded; how to prepare your cards right in front of your spectators. He’s also teach about the importance of timing and some tricks for improvisation. Bebel has 35 years of experience performing for laymen and will be sharing many of his secrets with you. In the Parlour of Prestidigitation, from 3-5pm.