Tag Archives: Las Vegas


The Robert-Houdin Award 2015 – Recipient Jeff McBride

The World Ambassador of Magic – there is no better fitting title for Jeff Mc Bride. A man that proves that success is about finding something you love to do and making it your passion. Sure it’s hard work, but when it satisfies the soul, it enriches you greatly. In fact that “enrichment” is so […]


The Real Secrets Of The Chinese Linking Rings – Pete Biro

T Exclusive – A Quick Look – Pete Biro. The orders are coming in FAST for Pete’s latest release – for good reason. We here at Stevens Publishing are very excited to work with Pete Biro, on his newest and exceptionally detailed and equally impressive book – titled – The Real Secrets of the Chinese […]


The Story of Marvyn Roy

The Story of Marvyn Roy – by Deana Murray By Deana MurrayThree major things in Marvin Levy’s life converged… His love of magic which evolved and revolved around a few light bulbs. His love of the perfect woman, Carol… who finally said “yes” to his proposals of a ‘magical life’. And a booking for their […]


World Magic Seminar 2011 – Summary Review

World Magic Seminar XXXIV – 2011 A very special thanks to all who attended the 2011 World Magic Seminar – February 27th – March 2nd, 2011 at the Orleans Hotel. This was the 34th consecutive year, by no means a record, but certainly entitled to respect for achieving this amazingly consistency. This year’s primary highlight […]


Rock On – Jon Racherbaumer – July 2010

Connectivity is one of today’s ruling buzzwords. By the time you read this installment, the Essential Magic Conference will be history. This will have been an explosive experiment in “connectivity” and will usher in a new era in how magicians will learn, share, and collaborate. This of course should not suggest that the old-style magic […]


The Albo Shelf – Deana Murray

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT The New Ultimate Thayer Books are set to be in the States by Thursday 6/17/2010 Reserve your Book – NOW! – CLICK HERE Long before he became “Doc” (to his many friends, fans and patients), Robert J. Albo got a Mysto Magic box for his 9th birthday. At age 14, he spent an […]


Personally Speaking – Joe Stevens Feb. 2010 – Update

World Magic Seminar 2010 Stevens Magic Emporium Rises to the Challenge! Come and See Us in Vegas! The 33rd annual World Magic Seminar (WMS), is fast approaching and this year will honor the sponsors’ of the Seminar – Siegfried & Roy! Don’t miss out on this amazing event that will feature many of the worlds […]


Bob Rossi – Gongs In The New Year!

Bob Rossi – A Case Study of a Collector By Deanna Murray – Columnist Sometimes the distance between the past and the present is not a straight line. Neither is the distance between any two points in the lifeline of a magician. Bob Rossi has found a way to connect the dots like no other […]

A Tribute to a Friend – Julio Lipan (By Mark Stevens)

A Tribute to a Friend – Julio Lipan (Mark Stevens) November 4, 2009 was not a good day for anyone that called Julio Lipan Sr., a friend; this was the day of his passing. Immediately upon hearing this news I did a retrospective, and it is one I would like to share with my friends […]

About Us

Our Mission – What Sets SME Apart? Stevens Magic Emporium (SME) has enjoyed over 40 successful years working in the magic business catering to the working professional magician and hobbyist. SME was started by Joe and Martha Stevens. Initially, Joe started selling collectable magic in the 60’s; which turned out to be the springboard that […]