This show was broadcast live on Tuesday, April 20th at 8 PM Central. The first half focuses on teaching magic, and the second half is a marathon of making magic!

Show Notes

0:01:37 – Show Begins!

0:04:45 – Live Chat with Bob Durante, “Teaching Magic” columnist. We chat about the joys and challenges of teaching magic classes and workshops.

0:16:18 – Bob demonstrates “The Wizard Knows” – The Linking Ring – April 2020, Page 63

0:23:00 – Bob demonstrates “Who Is The Greatest?” – The Linking Ring – April 2021, Page 55

0:26:12 – Ryan and Bob mention a number forcing grid. Details in The Linking Ring – June 2000, Page 92

0:31:00 – Ryan introduces the concept of “Rapid Prototyping”

0:33:15 – Beginning of a session of magic ideas from Parades by Joseph Bruno.

0:35:12 – Utility Production Glass – The Linking Ring – February 2019, Page 80

0:36:33 – The Vanishing Elephant – The Linking Ring – February 2017, Page 83

0:38:10 – Houdini Card Effect – The Linking Ring – January 1970, Page 60

0:40:55 – Poker Chip Penetration – The Linking Ring – February 2017, Page 85

0:43:36 – Another Rising Card Method – The Linking Ring – January 1970, Page 73

0:46:04 – Lotta Soda (The Making Of) – The Linking Ring – February 2019, Page 89

0:56:30 – Card Corner – Red and Black Cards demonstrated by Tony Cachadina – The Linking Ring – April 2021, Page 90

1:01:00 – Show Wrap-Up

For those looking to dig into more of Joe Bruno’s magic, here is the complete list of his One-Man Hocus Pocus Parades:

  • January 1970
  • November 1973
  • March 2014
  • May 2015
  • February 2017
  • December 2017
  • February 2019
  • April 2020
  • more coming soon… maybe October(?) 2021