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The Insider | Vinny DePonto

The Insider | Vinny DePonto

Damian Jennings - Monday, May 17, 2021

Category: The Insider


Vinny and I chat about mentalism, meaning, magic and more.

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Choice and Chance

Choice and Chance

Damian Jennings - Sunday, May 16, 2021

Category: Homemade Trickery


Sit back, and spend three minutes or so in the company of Sarah Bright for an interactive audio trick.

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The Tyranny Of Notebooks

The Tyranny Of Notebooks

Roberto Mansilla - Saturday, May 15, 2021

Category: Magic Theory


The first in a series of blog posts about notebooks and their role in magic.

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Introducing Vanishing Inc. Wonders

Introducing Vanishing Inc. Wonders

Vanishing Inc. - Saturday, May 15, 2021

Category: About Vanishing Inc.


An exciting new era for Vanishing Inc. has arrived.

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My Favorite Magic Books: Denis Behr

My Favorite Magic Books: Denis Behr

Alex Robertson - Thursday, May 13, 2021

Category: My Favorite Magic Books


Essential reading from Denis Behr, who explains his favorite magic books. And doesn't mention beer or swans. Weird.

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Feel The Glove

Feel The Glove

Matt Baker - Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Matt Baker shares a brilliant Dan Harlan trick - and explains the math that makes it work.

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The Insider | Roberto Mansilla

The Insider | Roberto Mansilla

Damian Jennings - Monday, May 10, 2021

Category: The Insider


If you've ever wanted to, or already do, perform card magic in a parlor environment, this is required listening.

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My Favorite Magic Books: Jason Ladanye

My Favorite Magic Books: Jason Ladanye

Alex Robertson - Thursday, May 6, 2021

Category: My Favorite Magic Books


It's a simple premise. Name 3 of your favorite magic books. Ladayne just couldn't do it, so shares a bunch he thinks you should read.

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Flight Of Fancy

Flight Of Fancy

Ken Trombly - Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Category: The Art of Magic


Today Ken shares a Servais Leroy poster that was printed at the time of the Wright Brothers' historic flight.

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The Insider | Siegfried Tieber

The Insider | Siegfried Tieber

Damian Jennings - Monday, May 3, 2021

Category: The Insider


He's appeared on Fool Us not once, but twice. Please make yourself comfortable for a chat with the amazing Siegfried Tieber!

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A brand new, interactive magic podcast!

A brand new, interactive magic podcast!

Damian Jennings - Sunday, May 2, 2021

Category: Articles


Here's the official episode 1 of a new interactive magic podcast - with all the feed details for you.

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My Favorite Magic Books: Karl Hein

My Favorite Magic Books: Karl Hein

Alex Robertson - Thursday, April 29, 2021

Category: My Favorite Magic Books


Hein started with the The Mickey Mouse Magic Book - where did he end up? Let's find out.

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The Insider | Homemade Trickery

The Insider | Homemade Trickery

Damian Jennings - Monday, April 26, 2021

Category: The Insider


This week's episode is a bit different and is introducing you to a new, interactive podcast series.

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Meet The Team - Jason

Meet The Team - Jason

Vanishing Inc. - Sunday, April 25, 2021

Category: Meet the Team


Get to know our newest Support Wizard, Jason...

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Adelaide Herrmann - The Queen of Magic

Adelaide Herrmann - The Queen of Magic

Alex Romanoff - Friday, April 23, 2021

Category: Art of Impossible


He's back! Alex Romanoff has made another amazing short film, this time about the Queen of Magic - Adelaide Herrmann. Watch for free right now.

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My Favorite Magic Books: Mike Pisciotta

My Favorite Magic Books: Mike Pisciotta

Alex Robertson - Thursday, April 22, 2021

Category: My Favorite Magic Books


The Magic Castle's very own Mike Pisciotta discloses his three favorite magic books.

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The Insider | Jamy Ian Swiss (Part 2)

The Insider | Jamy Ian Swiss (Part 2)

Damian Jennings - Monday, April 19, 2021

Category: The Insider


And we're back for round 2 of our exclusive interview with Jamy Ian Swiss on all things skeptical...

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Sound Advice

Sound Advice

Mark James - Saturday, April 17, 2021

Category: Articles


Mark James discusses his journey with microphones and offers sound advice on audio for virtual shows.

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My Favorite Magic Books: Nikola Arkane

My Favorite Magic Books: Nikola Arkane

Alex Robertson - Thursday, April 15, 2021

Category: My Favorite Magic Books


Nikola Arkane tells us her three favorite magic books. Do you share her taste?

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Location. Location. Location.

Location. Location. Location.

Matt Baker - Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Matt Baker teaches a David Solomon trick based on not one but TWO subtle mathematical principles (the S/D location and Penelope's Principle).

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The Insider | Jamy Ian Swiss (Part 1)

The Insider | Jamy Ian Swiss (Part 1)

Damian Jennings - Monday, April 12, 2021

Category: The Insider


Jamy Ian Swiss is back for his second appearance on the show. We talk about all things skeptical...

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The Boy Who Cried Magic Documentary

The Boy Who Cried Magic Documentary

Joshua Jay - Monday, April 12, 2021

Category: Magic Books


To celebrate Andi's book being back in stock, here's a behind-the-scenes film about the book.

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How a Magician Gained More Than 1 Million Followers in a Year

How a Magician Gained More Than 1 Million Followers in a Year

Vanishing Inc. - Saturday, April 10, 2021

Category: Articles


Social media sensation @royalpainisme shares helpful tips for boosting your social media presence and growing your audience.

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Developing the Feather Deck

Developing the Feather Deck

Joshua Jay - Friday, April 9, 2021

Category: About Vanishing Inc.


Joshua Jay shares a behind-the-scenes look at our stunning new deck and the insecurities he had to overcome to bring it to life.

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Jamy Ian Swiss Book Reviews