Tag Archives: Real Magic

The Appearing Saw - Viktor Voitko

Viktor Voitko – Artist

Personally speaking, for me, my favorite stage magicians are those that have been successful at incorporating magic along with other arts such that the goal is the evocation of emotion. Stevens Magic Empoium has had the enjoyable experience of working with Viktor for many years, and I remember my father telling me that when Viktor […]


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 […]


Personally Speaking – Mar09

Joe’s Personally Speaking – March 2009 Welcome to a new “Personally Speaking” article by my good friend Pete Biro, (One of the most knowledgeable magic guys I know) and a great supporter as well. Pete was very close to Ken Brooke and was instrumental in advising us in 1982 to pursue the “rights” to the […]


Personally Speaking – Apr08

Joe’s Personally Speaking – April 2008 “The Funny Side Of Magic" I take great pleasure in presenting this column, properly titled, “The Funny Side Of Magic.” The history of magic is very important as we know. Tony Gerard has compiled precious historical funny “true” stories of magic worlds past great legends and those who are […]


Personally Speaking – Feb07

Columnist: T.A. Waters T.A. Waters, one of our most experienced and knowledgeable magic personalities, before he passed away some years ago. He had an insight about the entire scope of magic, with regards to performing, history, psychology and creativity. He not only was a good friend, but a confidant as well. To give you an […]


Personally Speaking – Aug06 – Part 5

Milk/Silk in the Light Bulb (Click the product name to learn more!) A Classic Miracle – reborn in the modern age – crafted with precision from Mikame, is available again exclusively through Stevens Magic and UGM, Co. (Nagoya, Japan). While this item was originally produced many years ago, the tag teams of professional magician Masahiro […]


Ian Adair – The Magicofa Book

Columnist: Ian Adair The Magic of a Book Ian Adair There seems to be more and more books on magic these days than we can actually afford! Certainly in my younger days, I couldn’t afford the quantity of books that are available today. A little book from the normal bookshop was all I could spend […]