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NEW YORK'S SECRET MAGIC HISTORY
2018-07-07 04:00
We're in Baltimore this coming week, giving a talk and book-signing at the Jewish Museum of Maryland, which has mounted a truly sensational show on Houdini called Inescapable.So we're turnin… Read More
SPIRIT OF HOUDINI LIVES ON
2018-06-30 04:00
Werner Herzog, for our money, is the embodiment of Houdini's fearless spirit. This video clip is Herzog's first on-camera interview in America.  You will quickly understand why his mott… Read More
SECRET HISTORY: WHEN HOUDINI WAS BANNED!
2018-06-23 04:00
Before Netflix, our popular culture was piped through the pulps. These forgotten archives of American art brought us our superheroes and monsters, our lovers and heartbreakers, and our unfor… Read More
MAGIC & MONEY & GRAPHICS
2018-06-16 04:00
We don't really like to brag, but if we aren't out there for ourselves, who will be out there for us?That's a sneaky way of stealing some of the limelight which properly belongs to Trigg Wat… Read More
PAST MASTERS OF MAGIC
2018-06-09 13:58
Like this old footage, we got all misty reminiscing about the olden days of magic in New York while researching last week's post. One of our fondest recurring memories was of Presto, no… Read More
HOUDINI IS OUR GAME
2018-06-02 04:00
--> Dick Brookz & Dorothy DietrichDick Brookz and Dorothy Dietrich came up through the ranks and the trapdoors: childhood magicians, cabaret owners, New York City entrepreneurs a… Read More
2018-05-26 04:00
We're working on a couple of large, labor-intensive stories. So for this holiday weekend we've decided to patch the blog together with duct tape. It has magical properties, as you learn from… Read More
BUILD YOUR OWN ILLUSION
2018-05-19 19:58
Illusionists and Dadaists - cut from the same silk.But thanks to an upsurge in both magic and criminality since November 2016, the original Duchamp score for Anemic Cinema has vanished.So bu… Read More
MOST MAGICAL ACT OF ALL TIME
2018-05-05 04:00
Our friend David Roth, best coin magician alive, has nominated Jerome Murat, almost seen here, as the finest cabaret performer there ever was. Hard to disagree. As David says, "It's… Read More

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