Annemann's Practical Mental Effects
A classic of mentalism comes to life!
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects has been a landmark book for magicians and mentalists since its release in 1944. The routines that are contained in its pages have been influencing mystery performers for over 75 years.
This exciting new DVD series explores the work of Annemann and his Jinx contributors in a scholarly way, analyzing not only the presentation of some of the strongest mentalism ever created but also the thinking behind the effects. Richard Osterlind first performs the effects in their original form before an audience of non-magicians and then very nuance is exhaustively explained with the assistance of Jim Sisti.
These six volumes truly offer the definitive work on the material from this classic book. There are routines for any situation whether close-up, parlor or stage and, additionally, you will learn classic principles of mentalism which you can apply to your own, original routines. If you ever wondered what this classic material would look like when presented in today's modern world to a contemporary audience, you now have your chance. Every effect is a stunner!
Available individually or as a set
Also available individually:
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects - Volume 1 (out of stock)
- Magic vs. Mentalism
- Slate Immortality
- A Question and the Answer
- The OM Billet Switching Box
- Psychic Slate Test
- The Word On The Page
Running Time Approximately 1hr 37min
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects - Volume 2 (out of stock)
- Bert Reese Secrets
- You and Yours - Me and Mine
- Extra Sensory Perception
- Prophetic Tissue
- Ultra Addition
- 20th Century Newspaper Test
- Par-Optic Vision
Running Time Approximately 1hr 36min
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects - Volume 3 (out of stock)
- Mindreading Publicity Effect
- The Brain Wave Deck
- Half and Half
- Two Papers and a Spectator
- The Al Baker 3 Billet Trick
- Triple Coercion
- Devil Device
Running Time Approximately 1hr 28min
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects - Volume 4 (out of stock)
- Volume 4
- 40,000 Words
- Number Thot
- Mind or Muscle?
- A Card to Be Thought About
- A Torn Letter
Running Time Approximately 1hr 30min
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects - Volume 5 (out of stock)
- Bert Reese Secrets (for Groups)
- Who Killed Mr. X?
- Cherchez La Lady
- Between the Lines
- Ultra Slate Message
Running Time Approximately 1hr 30mins
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects - Volume 6 (out of stock)
- Death Flight
- The Phantom Artist
- Whim of Tituba
- BONUS: Annemann's Practical Mental Effects - high-resolution e-book (PDF format)
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