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WHAT TO SAY WHEN THEY ASK, "HOW DID YOU DO THAT?"
June 23, 2015

We live in a world exploding with mind-bending new technologies. And very few of us are able to explain in detail, the art and science behind these wonders. But I hardly ever hear someone ask, "How does that work?"...unless I've just...

More Than Mere Puzzles
March 10, 2015

I recently toured Europe for a few weeks, presenting a series of lectures, and running some intensive workshops. And there's nothing quite like having to TEACH something, to get you thinking about it. Here are a few thoughts I returned...

A Recent Performance 'Breakthrough'
July 17, 2014

So the other night, I was hired to entertain people at an engagement party happening in an elegant bistro in Toronto's West End. And instead of 'getting right to work' the moment I arrived as I usually do, I arrived...

Just Back from Blackpool UK
February 27, 2014

What's it like to lecture and perform at the world's largest magician's convention? AMAZING. I started flying over to the UK every few years when I was just a teenager and I always have a marvellous time. The magicians are so friendly,...