John Bannon is one of
the most popular creators of close-up magic. His routines are regularly
used by professional and hobbyist magicians. If you don't have a John
Bannon routine in your repertoire you are missing out on professional
caliber magic that is practical, commercial and fun to perform.
the tremendous success of John Bannon's Impossibilia video and his best
selling book Smoke & Mirrors John once again releases some amazing
creations. The focus of this program is card magic
that is direct,
entertaining and never fails to fool. You will love the many
easy-to-perform routines with novel premises and high impact.
Routines performed and explained:
- Tattoo You: An
easy routine where an initialed selected card matches a prediction. The
initials are visually transferred to the prediction and it is given as
- Masquerade: A Joker assembly where the jokers vanish
from individual packets and appear in a leader packet. As a kicker
ending the jokers change into four aces. .
- Lessons Are Extra: A gambling demonstration where you
apparently teach the techniques of card cheaters and continually deal
winning poker hands to yourself. "
- Outer Limits: A spectator cuts a small packet of cards and thinks of one of them. You immediately tell them what they are thinking of.
- Sheep To The Slaughter: A card cheating demonstration where the four aces are obviously dealt to yourself but when
the hand is turned over it is the Royal Flush.
- Trick Shot Production: A memorable routine that starts out with a selected card and ends with a surprise production.
Plus performances and explanations to: Detour De Force, Do The 'Twixt, New Jack City, Timely Departure, Call Of The
Wild (performance only), and Underhanded. Also explained are the many techniques used to accomplish these miracles.
Special DVD Features
Man Standing bonus routine • Instant access to performances,
explanations and techniques • DVD Trailers • Dolby Digital sound •
Encoded for worldwide viewing.
Expected availability around Sunday 18 January, 2015.