shawn mullins

C.C. Expert Shawn Mullins Reveals His Secrets for Success as a Pro Magician

Shawn Mullins has been performing professionally for over a decade, and is a well-loved member and teacher on our Expert Panel at Conjuror.Community. In this 20 minute video interview, Shawn shares his tried and tested methods for developing a great set, tells us the 3 items he would include in his Magic Survival Kit and…

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Good Magic Trick

Good Magic Trick or Bad Magic Trick?

Are You a Good Magic Trick? Or a Bad Magic Trick? Are you a good magic trick? This is the big question, isn’t it? For most magicians, it’s an ever-constant search for the best magic possible. People have shelves FULL of DVDs, books, pamphlets, lecture notes, gimmicks, etc.—probably enough magic to supply you for the…

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Performing Magic – A Magician’s Guide to Approaching an Audience

A Magician’s Guide to Approaching an Audience When Performing Magic “Hello.” Why is this word one of the most difficult things for a magician to say? Is it rejection? Social anxiety? No matter the answer, when performing magic, it’s difficult for anyone starting out. I have found, after years of performing magic, this is one of…

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essential-magic

Essential Magic Gear – 5 Important Items For Your Show

Essential Magic Gear What are your essential magic items… the things you always take with you to every magic show? When I was younger I use to love watching my dad work. He always had the right tools in his toolbox for the job. He never had to call anyone and when something went wrong,…

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Magic Buying Guide: 5 Things You Should Know Before You Buy Your Next Trick

How DO YOU buy magic right now? Take a moment before we start here and think about that! Let’s face it, there are people out there who are REALLY good at writing ad copy and make us think we are looking at the item that will make us a God. I, like most people, have…

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