Tag Archives: Ian Adair

Ian Adair – SME Columnist

Hi there! – One way to keep young is to mix with young magicians. For the past thirty years or more I’ve been associated with Junior clubs, conventions for young magicians as well as writing monthly columns for their very own magazines. I even donated a cup called the Abracadair Cup for the most promising […]


Ian Adair – SME Columnist

I hope Ian will forgive me (Mark Stevens) for hijacking the intro for another one of his excellent contributions. In my book, Ian Adair is one of the best writers in the business, not only due to his encyclopedic knowledge of the art of magic, but also because he has worked with the greats! Ian […]


Ian Adair – SME Columnist

Ian Adair has one of the most creative and prolific minds in magic! He was instrumental in the success of the Supreme Magic Company, being the creative think tank behind amazingly commercial effects. His mind is like the vault at Fort Knox, because it contains precious ideas. He is also an accomplished writer, whom I […]


Personally Speaking – Aug07 – Part 3

Edwin always told me, “To succeed in magical dealing Ian, you must comply with three things…” 1. Create new and original material. 2. Manufacture these at a reasonable price. 3. Run a very quick return of postal service. Edwin Hooper was a very successful children’s entertainer. He was also every good at writing lengthy instructions […]


Personally Speaking – Aug07

Joe’s Personally Speaking – August 2007 It is my personal pleasure to feature a most splendid article written one of the world’s foremost creators of magic! Ian Adair who has created over 1,000 proven audience-tested, magical effects in his magic life. Ian was part of the “synergy” of the famous Supreme Magic Company, founded by […]


Ian Adair – Voiceof Britain97

Columnist: Ian Adair Voice of Britain Ian Adair Hi there! With the major British Ring IBM convention well over and the Magic Circles’ dealers day held in London gone, other events dominated our magic scene here in Britain. The forthcoming Blackpool Magician’s Club’s 46th Annual Convention at the famous Winter Gardens is almost upon us […]