Do magicians "own" their tricks? - Slate
In the late 1870s, a magician named
Buatier de Kolta was mesmerizing
audiences in Paris with the trick of
producing big bunches of paper flowers
from an ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 13 Oct 2007 11:50:17
David Copperfield to perform in Jakarta
Antara Interactive - Jakarta (ANTARA
News) - David Cooperfield, the most
famous US magician and illusionist, will
return to Jakarta to perform before his
Indonesian fans at Istora Senayan, from
October 23 to 28, 2007. Cooperfield
would show a number of new attractions
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Oct 2007 03:02:00
Copperfield returns to KL (New Straits
DAVID Copperfield, hailed as the
greatest illusionist of the modern era,
will be casting his spell on Malaysian
audiences in the David Copperfield World
Of Wonder at Stadium Negara, Kuala
Lumpur on Oct 30 and 31.
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Oct 2007 03:22:47
Criss Angel: Expect "fireworks" on NBC's
new 'Phenomenon' series (Reality TV
Criss Angel described Phenomenon as
"explosive," an aspect of the new NBC
reality competition series that
attracted the Criss Angel Mindfreak
illusionist to work on the project.
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Oct 2007 16:22:27
Magician conjures family-friendly show
for Paramount (The Herald Bulletin)
At 26, Bill Blagg III is a youngster
among professional musicians, but his
career has been kindling since the age
of 5. He's recently gained additional
exposure through TV appearances on FOX,
CBS and NBC. Entertainment Weekly even
named Blagg "the best kept secret in
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Oct 2007 05:25:14
Magician Samraj to cast a spell!
Gulf Daily News - INDIAN magician Samraj
will be performing in Bahrain along with
a 15-member troupe as part of the
festival. Samraj has been enthralling
thousands of spectators around the globe
and is known for his magic and
escapology stunts. In 26 years, he has
Publ.Date : Wed, 17 Oct 2007 02:47:00
Illusionists use magic to help heal
Longview News-Journal - They could have
a tremendous impact on the person the
magician would be working on." One
popular illusion involves moving a
rubber band from one finger to the next
with a swipe of the other hand. It can
be learned in minutes. "It's all the
same moves ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Oct 2007 04:47:00
Master of magic tricks - New Straits
"A magician has to be innovative and
constantly develop new material to keep
the audience on the edge of their seats.
" Magician wannabes would come into my
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Oct 2007 00:30:14
FBI Raids Warehouse of Las Vegas
Illusionist David Copperfield (KLAS Las
Eyewitness News has learned about a late
night FBI raid at a warehouse owned and
operated by famed illusionist and Las
Vegas regular David Copperfield. FBI
agents stormed the warehouse and took a
number of items for their investigation.
Reporter Jonathan Humbert unveilsÂ the
details at 4, 5 & 6.
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Oct 2007 22:51:10
FBI probes magician David Copperfield in
Las Vegas (Las Vegas Sun)
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Law enforcement
authorities have been in contact with
David Copperfield and the FBI has
conducted an investigation in Las Vegas
where the magician has held regular
shows, his lawyer and FBI spokespeople
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Oct 2007 03:03:40
FBI Raids Magician David Copperfield's
People - A Las Vegas-area warehouse
operated by Copperfield was raided by 12
agents Wednesday night, TV station KLAS
reports . A computer hard drive, digital
camera system, and nearly $2 million in
cash were seized, the station reports.
"The only thing we're ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Oct 2007 00:35:00
Presence and Absence
Gay City News - In "Acephal Magical,"
Jamie Isenstien participates as both the
illusionist and the magician's
assistant. The artist conceals herself
inside a wooden box that appears to be
too small to hold an entire body. All
that is visible are two shiny tuxedo ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Oct 2007 20:53:00
Your Focus is Your Future - MSU The
Montclarion Online (subscription)
The little boy made his way to the front
of the circle and then, for the first
time in his life, he saw a magician .
This magician made doves appear out of
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Oct 2007 10:25:52
The Magic of Charles and the Lady
For 24 years, award-winning magicians
Charles and Kathy Amaral have been
entertaining audiences with thrills,
chills, comedy and spectacular magic.
Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Oct 19
Midway Barker is more than meets the eye
He might be half a man and half a pole.
Dallas Morning News - Oct 19 6:48 PM
Magic Bob hangs up wand
WELL-KNOWN city magician Bob Quilietti
has retired after being diagnosed with
Edinburgh Evening News - Oct 20 6:11 AM
Jeanne Jakle: Finding the next great
mystifier (San Antonio Express-News)
Call Criss Angel an illusionist,
mentalist, escape artist, you name it.
Just don't call him a psychic.
Publ.Date : Sun, 21 Oct 2007 05:10:58
Lawyer for magician David Copperfield
denies client 'forced himself' on woman
(Canadian Press via Yahoo! News)
LAS VEGAS - Days after FBI agents
searched a Las Vegas warehouse belonging
to David Copperfield and a casino
theater where the magician regularly
performs, his lawyer rebutted an
allegation that Copperfield "forced
himself" on a woman.
Publ.Date : Sun, 21 Oct 2007 22:17:00
MORE TROUBLE FOR COPPERFIELD
Magician David Copperfield's legal
troubles involving an alleged rape in
the Bahamas might not disappear for
quite some time, officials said
yesterday. "This investigation will be
thorough and will take as long as it
takes," FBI spokesperson...
New York Post - Oct 21 2:59 AM