Archive for January, 2009

Chicago Opener


This version of chicago opener was showcased on the Times Online video of the day. Not a bad version. Unfortunately, the article also exposes the method. It’s only a problem because this is a pretty good trick – too good for everybody to find out about!

A clip from ‘The Secret Cabaret’ and a great example of the macabre illusions performed by Simon Drake on this old show. Ricky Jay also had a regular spot on this show.

Fantastic card magic by Ricky Jay, from his ‘Ricky Jay and his 52 Assistants’ show.