One of the secrets to becoming a successful magician is to have novelty, variety, and perform mysteries that are a bit out of the ordinary.
This is especially true when performing card magic in a stand-up situation. The larger your audience becomes, and the further away from them you are the more important it becomes to make your routines play big with unexpected visual elements.
For example, the first trick, although it's just a way to find a selected card, is one of Dan's favorites whenever he sees someone wearing the right kind of hat.
Dan will also show you a reputation-making combined restoration, transposition, and impossible location trick Dan has featured in his shows for many years.
You'll learn a family-friendly version of communicating with a powerful mythical figure to solve a sticky situation.
And finally, a fresh fruit dessert conveniently pre-sliced and loaded with minerals that proves you don't have to eat a banana to have fun with it.
By the end of this lesson, you will see that these Novel Card Mysteries can dress up any show by making your magic just a little bit different.
- Snap It
- The Card and Orange
- The Devil’s Letter
- The Bewitched Banana