The Silent Treatment by Jon Allen
Here's what some people have been saying about it:
Allen has put together a professional-caliber routine - a perfect
opener - that combines novelty, charm, humor and magic. As an added
bonus, it is cannily idiot-proof."
- David Regal
"A stunning piece of magic and theatre, brilliantly constructed from beginning to end."
- Richard Sanders
"The Silent Treatment is a great opener. It is novel, clever, funny and a fooler. It's hard to beat a combination like that!"
- Gene Anderson
"The Silent Treatment left me speechless! Another brilliant idea from the devious mind of my favourite English magician!"
- Boris Wild
"This trick is just too good. One of the best openers I ever saw in magic."
- Mathieu Bich
Silent treatment is a real winner. A great opener that draws the
spectators into an unusual scenario that develops into an incredible
- Shawn Farquhar
"This routine offers atmosphere, expectation, comedy, fun and is topped of by a truly magical finale."
- Nicholas Einhorn
is one of those killer tricks you wish you had thought of. Great
concept! Great method! What more can you ask for? I highly recommend
this lovely piece of magic."
- Angelo Carbone
"Silent Treatment is a real attention-grabber. I can't be silent about this any longer. Read my words..."It's grrrrrreat!"
- Scott Wells
saying a word, you bring out a set of boards. Each one has something
written on it which you show instead of talking. Someone is asked to
think of a playing card. After some entertaining yet silent by-play, you
reveal one of the most startling conclusions...
Employing a rarely used premise in magic, The Silent Treatment
is an extraordinary routine that will intrigue and draw in your
audience right from the very first moment, then leave them gasping at
one of the most surprising and stunning revelations in magic.
The Silent Treatment
can be carried in a jacket pocket, is fully self-contained and can be
performed at a moment's notice. Ideal for close-up, table magic, walk
around and stand-up presentations, The Silent Treatment is unlike
any other routine you may perform. Easy to do, easy to understand and
yet it delivers a truly magical and mind-boggling finale... all without
saying a word!
The Silent Treatment is made from high quality, hard wearing materials to ensure that you will be performing this for a long time to come...
"The effect is incredible. It
really is as clean as the teaser shows...If you're a working pro and
the effect fits your personality, buy it. It's definitely worth it."
Jeff Stone, MyLovelyAssistant 9/5/2011 Full Review
Expected availability around Wednesday 29 October, 2014.