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Pete McCabe - Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Pete McCabe kindly shares a full script and trick perfect for performing on Zoom.
Jamy Ian Swiss - Thursday, August 27, 2020
Jamy Ian Swiss reflects on his friend Howard Schwarzman and his magic.
Andi Gladwin - Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Amazingly, David Devant and Nevil Maskelyne's advice from 1911 applies as much now as it did when they first wrote it.
Luke Jermay - Friday, August 14, 2020
Jermay messes with time itself in the concluding post in this series.
Luke Jermay - Friday, August 7, 2020
Jermay shares an impressive gambling routine that doesn't reply on the spectators knowing anything about poker!
Steve Faulkner - Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Faulkner rambles about mentors and what to do if they're absent from your life.
Luke Jermay - Friday, July 24, 2020
Jermay takes a David Roth classic and turns it into something really eerie!
Vanishing Inc. - Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Casting for Penn & Teller: Fool Us is now open and here's how you can apply.
Luke Jermay - Saturday, July 18, 2020
Jermay shares an unusual take to the Ace Assembly plot, using a candle and scorched cards.
Luke Jermay - Friday, July 10, 2020
In the first of a series of new blog posts, Luke Jermay shares a charming presentation for the classic coin from ear effect.
Steve Faulkner - Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Faulkner rambles about getting stuck, and what to do to get unstuck.
George Luck - Friday, July 3, 2020
A behind the scenes look at how UPS and VI work together.
Pete McCabe - Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Pete McCabe shares a video teaching how to make your Elmsley count better using simple theatrical blocking.
Steve Faulkner - Thursday, June 11, 2020
In today's Rambles, Faulkner talks about how we all learn. And how he learnt to breakdance.
Jamy Ian Swiss - Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Jamy Ian Swiss, the "must-read, must-fear Michiko Kakutani of magic publishing" shares some thoughts about his eighteen years as a book reviewer.
Steve Faulkner - Tuesday, May 26, 2020
A beautifully honest Ramble from Steve Faulkner about self-belief.
Ben Young - Sunday, May 17, 2020
Find out how to perform the AmazeWands in a virtual show.
Steve Faulkner - Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Steve gets stuck into his Rambles today, talking about "Flow".
Joshua Jay - Friday, May 1, 2020
Find out how Magic Mail was born and how it was produced.
Steve Faulkner - Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Here's an introduction to a new series of blog posts from Steve Faulkner.
Ben Young - Saturday, April 25, 2020
3 simple tips for a successful virtual show
Ben Young - Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Fraser Gould shares a wildcard routine to highlight social distancing!
Ben Young - Saturday, April 4, 2020
Daniel Lusk makes the local news with virtual magic shows.
Ben Young - Sunday, March 29, 2020
2 "no-touch" ideas for Baffling Blocks