Fresh Content arriving, soon!

Please watch this space for an announcement regarding new content (as well as a new blog)!


Changes are in the air as I am recovering (nicely) from heart surgery and I am excited to announce my ability to return to work. I have missed writing and you, my readers.


My new blog will be up and running within the next week. Stay tuned for new and exciting reviews, blog posts and projects.


My best,



The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

Top hat as an icon for magic

Top hat as an icon for magic (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Hollywood has granted another tip of the top hat to magic. Theater audiences have been granted another opportunity to view a film which features the art of performance magic. In a marked departure from the classic depiction of magic proffered in the 2006 release of both The Prestige and The Illusionist, Hollywood’s latest movieThe Incredible Burt Wonderstone–presents the world of magic in a manner that is decidedly more comedic.

Article continues, HERE.


Cyril the Sorcerer vanishes 4 ton carbon footprint

English: The carbon footprint as it is underst...

The carbon footprint as it is understood by people. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Making the world a greener place–one magic show at a time–is the heartfelt mission of environmental magician CJ May. Mr. May brings a unique, greening concept to his magic shows and presentations as his alter ego Cyril the Sorcerer. Recently CJ vanished a 4 ton carbon footprint
. . . and he is happy to include you in on the secret. For the improvement of the environment, as well as the planet, his “trick” is one in which the secrets are better shared.


Article continues, HERE.




Magician Jeff McBride celebrates the third anniversary of The Wonderground

The Las Vegas Strip seen from the top of the R...

The Las Vegas Strip seen from the top of the Rio. The Strip is largely within Paradise. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


For the last 3 years, Jeff McBride has been charming audiences with his artistically unique Wonderground experience at The Olive, located on East Sunset Road. Jeff McBride brings talented magicians,
variety artists, body painters, musicians, burlesque stars, slam poets
and belly dancers together, as a diverse performance troupe, once per
month in order to showcase their multifaceted talents before receptive Las Vegas audience members . . . magicians and non-magicians, alike.


Article continues, HERE.


Producer of ‘America’s Got Talent’ personally invites magicians to audition

Logo of America's Got Talent used during Seaso...

Logo of America’s Got Talent used during Seasons 2 and 3 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Magic is big business . . . and big entertainment. No doubt the producers of NBC’s popular show America’s Got Talent have considered that popularity and Executive Producer Jason Raff has extended a personal invitation–to members of the magic community–to consider auditioning for America’s Got Talent, this season.

Article continues, HERE.

Bill Abbott’s ‘Celebrity Smart Ass’ routine lifted by performer Markus Bender

A simple graphic explaining the differences be...

A simple graphic explaining the differences between plagiarism and copyright issues (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Magician Bill Abbott is the latest magician to deal with the fallout caused by the theft of intellectual property and copyright infringement. The magician was made aware of the fact that his entire routine–“Celebrity Smart Ass”–was being sold by Markus Bender under the new name “Ultimate Baby Gag.” The re-branded product is currently being sold on the SteMaRo Magic website.



Article continues, HERE.