“Dad, I want to quit McDonald’s. This summer I’m going to work as a magician instead.” I was 17 and taking the first steps towards this wonderful and crazy life
Two years ago I was hired to perform at a small company holiday party for a local business that was in the process of gaining global recognition. I was tasked
A while back I had two sponsors for my business: a wardrobe sponsor and a hat sponsor. What does that mean? It means that a local men’s clothing company in
…Round tables are great for encouraging conversation, and as such they are a good choice for most orientation events. But they are a poor choice for any type of live show, because it puts half of the audience with their backs to the stage, and, as just mentioned, it encourages talking rather than listening… Read more.
…In an effort to sell enough tickets to make the show worth their while, the theater continued asking me for more and different promo during the months leading up to the show. I kept giving them different videos, and cutting together new videos from the footage I had, desperately trying to give them what they needed. Nothing seemed to satisfy… Read more.
Ask any professional magician and they will tell you that we are constantly asked to perform in social settings. I loved it when I was just starting out because I needed an audience to practice on. But like any passion that becomes a profession, one yearns to get away from it when not at work. Read more.