John Bannon is one of
the most popular creators of close-up magic and his routines are
regularly used by most professional and hobbyist magicians. If you
don't have a John Bannon routine in your repertoire you are missing out
on direct, visual and impossible close-up magic.
DVD John Bannon teaches the best routines from his best selling book
Impossibilia: The Magic Of John Bannon. The routines taught on this
program are currently being used by many of the leading close-up
magicians. These are the routines that gave John a worldwide
reputation. You will immediately add many of them to your working
Routines performed and explained:
- Shriek Of The Mutilated:
A visual flash restoration of a torn piece of cigarette paper. Play it
Straight (Triumph): Bannon's outstanding no-sleight triumph routine
where all the cards of the selected card's suit remain face up after
three fair shuffles.
- Vacuum Packed: A quarter magically penetrates a small sealed glass bottle and is visually removed through its tiny opening.
- Directed Verdict: A spectator cuts the deck into four packets. The spectator turns the top card of each and shows them to be aces.
- Revolutionary Penetration: A Chinese coin is threaded
and tied on a shoelace. The lace and coin are placed into a spectator's
fist and impossibly separate.
- Return of the Magnificent Seven: Seven duplicate cards
are shown and a card is selected. Each and every one of the duplicates
now changes into the selected card. Everything is examinable.
Plus performances and explanations to: Strangers'
One is the Onliest, Shock Treatment, Heart of the City, The Birnman
Revelation, Shanghai Surprise, and Photologic. Also explained are the
many techniques used to accomplish these miracles.
Special DVD Features
Until Dark bonus routine • Instant access to performances, explanations
and techniques • DVD Trailers • Dolby Digital sound Encoded for
This product was added to our catalog on Friday 10 November, 2006.