Jim Steinmeyer 2 days ago

WHAT WE HIDE: DISHONESTY, TRUTH, AND THE RED CHAIRS

Is it a political scandal or a magic show? “Lessons in Dishonesty” was confession about truth and deception.

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Jim Steinmeyer 1 month ago

WHAT WE HIDE: THE DREAM IN MID-AIR

The story behind Hilliard’s feud with Kellar, and the single word that allowed Hilliard to take his revenge!

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Jim Steinmeyer 1 month ago

WHAT WE HIDE: DOUG HENNING’S BUMP BOWS

Doug Henning’s live show was closed with the distinctive “Bump Bows,” which brought the audience to its feet.

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Jim Steinmeyer 2 months ago

WHAT WE HIDE: HOUDINI’S FINAL ILLUSION

Houdini’s Walking Through the North Pole was performed only once and remains a mystery; here’s a reconstruction.

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Jim Steinmeyer 2 months ago

WHAT WE HIDE: CHEERS! (MAGICIANS POUR YOU A DRINK) PART TWO

Charles Hoffman was the most successful bartender in the world, and a vaudeville star. Here are his secrets.

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Jim Steinmeyer 2 months ago

WHAT WE HIDE: CHEERS! (MAGICIANS POUR YOU A DRINK) PART ONE

Hospitality, a new version of an old bit of magic, was originally created for Doug Henning, and popularized by Lance Burton.

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