The Audacious Alex Elmsley

ONE EVENING AT THE MAGIC CIRCLE¬†Alex Elmsley was asked to show something to a group of card magi. A man with an open mind to any method required to achieve a magic effect, be it a set-up deck, a sleight or a gimmick, he¬†pulled the following stunt which later he told me he’d drummed up […]

Dai Vernon – Sleight of hand Virtuoso or All Round Magician?

DAI VERNON was one of the greatest creative magicians of the last century who as a teenager could perform nearly everything in Erdnase. He was a master of brilliant sleights and moves that baffled magicians everywhere. Yet whilst he was entertaining on a cruise ship which called at Acapulco he was asked by the staff […]