Establishing Credibility

Establishing Credibility

When creating any type of promo video one of the biggest challenges is to grab the viewer’s attention and hold their interest. A good promo video should make us care. One of the most effective ways to make people care is by establishing credibility. This month I...
Video Projection Mapping

Video Projection Mapping

Combining robotics, projection mapping, and a choreographed actor, this performance tells a story of the principles of magic. This is a performance unlike any I have ever seen! And here’s a Behind the Scenes...
Expect the Unexpected

Expect the Unexpected

On Saturday, March 22 I was part of the 30th annual “Evening of Magic” at the High Street Arts Center in Moorpark, CA. The show, an annual fundraiser for student scholarships, also featured performances by Jonathan Levit, Paul Dwork, Ron Saylor, and...
Mr. Right in Seattle

Mr. Right in Seattle

Last week I traveled to Seattle, Washington for the first time to visit my friend Aaron Tuttle and perform in The Holiday Show at the Bainbridge Performing Arts Center. The theater was located on the island of Bainbridge, about a 35 minute ferry ride from Seattle. I...
Shows at the Magic Castle, June 6-12, 2011

Shows at the Magic Castle, June 6-12, 2011

Last week I performed almost 20 shows in seven days at the Magic Castle in Hollywood, California.  This was my fourth time performing at the Magic Castle but my first time performing my show on the “big stage” for a week in the Palace of Mystery.  This was...

How Do You Handle Failure?

In (show) business we often measure a person by their successes. Perhaps they have appeared on television or in movies or are household names. Aspiring artists often try to measure up to these icons by setting high standards of perfection. We work so hard to be...