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The latest magic tricks, interviews, articles, essays and hints and tips from Vanishing Inc. Updated daily.

Why Performing Is Important

Why Performing Is Important

Joshua Jay - Wednesday, March 27, 2019

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Josh explains why he thinks it's important that Vanishing Inc is run by magicians.

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Five Reasons Why You Should Be Performing FACT

Five Reasons Why You Should Be Performing FACT

George - Sunday, March 24, 2019

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There are many reasons why FACT is such a great trick to perform. We have chosen our five favorite points.

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Category of One

Category of One

Andi Gladwin - Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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Andi Gladwin tells us how we can make ourselves differently by thinking about what comes before your unique selling point.

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Why Venom Cube Is So Impressive

Why Venom Cube Is So Impressive

George - Sunday, March 17, 2019

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Find out what makes the Venom Cube so remarkable and discover a bit more about what the package includes.

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Are Magic Books Dead?

Are Magic Books Dead?

Andi Gladwin - Friday, March 15, 2019

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Are magic books dead? Andi has a look at the numbers...

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How To Turn Your Tricks Into Miracles

How To Turn Your Tricks Into Miracles

EndersGame - Tuesday, March 12, 2019

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Welcome to the first in a new series of posts by EndersGame. Today he re-examines Ortiz's two landmark books.

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Johnny Thompson

Johnny Thompson

Andi Gladwin - Monday, March 11, 2019

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A few thoughts about Johnny Thompson, the Polish master who passed away in Las Vegas this week.

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International Women's Day

International Women's Day

Vanishing Inc. - Friday, March 8, 2019

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On International Women's Day, we put out a plea to help more young women attend Magifest.

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Doing Magic From Prison

Doing Magic From Prison

Joshua Jay - Thursday, February 28, 2019

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Joshua Jay answers a question he had to ask himself about helping prisoners with their magic. Would he do it if he knew they were guilty...

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The Vanishing Inc. Aesthetic

The Vanishing Inc. Aesthetic

Joshua Jay - Monday, February 25, 2019

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Joshua Jay talks about how something happened that wasn't really planned to happen.

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The Origin of The Astonishing Essays

The Origin of The Astonishing Essays

Joshua Jay - Monday, February 18, 2019

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Joshua Jay explains how our new collection of magic books, Astonishing Essays, came into being.

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4 Ways To Perform Glance

4 Ways To Perform Glance

Andi Gladwin - Saturday, February 16, 2019

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Our very own Andi Gladwin loves performing Glance. Here are some performance tips and ideas on how you could perform it.

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Making Collard 2 Your Own

Making Collard 2 Your Own

John Archer - Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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BAFTA award-winning John Archer has joined the Vanishing Inc. blog to share some hints and tips. Today he's writing about how to make Collard 2 your own.

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10 Movies Every Magician Should See

10 Movies Every Magician Should See

Paul Wilson - Thursday, September 29, 2016

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Professional magician Paul Wilson shares with us his feelings for the art of magic through 10 classic films.

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Wrestling with Magic: Experience Trumps Theory

Wrestling with Magic: Experience Trumps Theory

Curtis Kam - Tuesday, May 3, 2016

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Curtis Kam allows us an excerpted essay from his excellent notes on magical theory, Wrestling with Magic. Enjoy a pithy discussion of the merits of experience.

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