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Orson Welles Lives

Orson Welles Lives

Orson the Magnificent – The Magic of Orson Welles by Matthew Crabtree When most people hear the name Orson...

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The Clairvoyants Have A G...

The Clairvoyants Have A Great Year

Amélie van Tass and Thommy Ten are “The Clairvoyants” and it is clear that 2016 was their year. Of course,...

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The World Needs Magic — G...

The World Needs Magic — George Schindler

George Schindler Receives the “Lifetime Achievement Fellowship” From The AMA The Dean of The Society of...

Vinny Grosso Get’s Naked on Nat...

Comedic magician Vinny Grosso left it on all the stage for his audition on America’s Got Talent. Well, he left all...

Vinny Grosso Get’s Naked on National Television…Again
posted on: Jun 29, 2017 | author: Compeer

S.A.M. EXCLUSIVE: Jason Michaels Inte...

Jason Michaels is a professional speaker, entertainer, and author with astounding expertise in the arts of deception....

S.A.M. EXCLUSIVE: Jason Michaels Interview
posted on: May 25, 2017 | author: Compeer

Card Shark Burns Down — The Phoenix R...

Card-Shark is the renowned creator of The Phoenix playing cards and other high quality magic props. In the last few...

Card Shark Burns Down — The Phoenix Rises
posted on: Apr 9, 2017 | author: Compeer

The World Needs Magic — George Schind...

George Schindler Receives the “Lifetime Achievement Fellowship” From The AMA The Dean of The Society of American...

The World Needs Magic — George Schindler
posted on: Apr 2, 2017 | author: Compeer
Magician Dan White Guests on The Tonight Show

Magician Dan White Guests on The Tonight Show

posted on: Mar 28, 2017 | author: Compeer

The Tonight Show has been an American television institution for almost 60 years, “The Tonight Show” continues to be a home to big-name...

The Carbonaro Effect Kicks Off Third Season

The Carbonaro Effect Kicks Off Third Season

posted on: Feb 8, 2017 | author: Compeer

The Carbonaro Effect returns with an all new season of magic, pranks, and even some celebrity appearances. The show airs at 10 p.m. ET/PT and 9 p.m....

Rest In Peace Edward W. Thomas P.N.P.

Rest In Peace Edward W. Thomas P.N.P.

posted on: Jan 28, 2017 | author: Compeer

On September 1, 1949, Edward W. Thomas was given the gift of life. On January 28, 2017 he had to give it back. Ed was a Past National President of...

David Kwong Works On ABC Drama

David Kwong Works On ABC Drama

posted on: Jan 19, 2017 | author: Compeer

David Kwong is a puzzle creator, writer, producer and founder of the Misdirectors Guild. He is also a magician. Kwong is also known for creating...

Michael Giles Succumbs To Cancer

Michael Giles Succumbs To Cancer

posted on: Jan 8, 2017 | author: Compeer

Michael Giles was a magician, an illusionist, a creator and an entertainer. He was an artist. He was also a husband, a father, grandfather and a...

The Illusionists Set New Broadway Record

The Illusionists Set New Broadway Record

posted on: Jan 3, 2017 | author: Compeer

Quick, name the top grossing magic show to ever be presented on Broadway? Would it be Doug Henning in “The Magic Show”? How about David...

The Top 20 Magic Posts of 2016

The Top 20 Magic Posts of 2016

posted on: Dec 30, 2016 | author: Compeer

Before we look ahead to a new year we thought we would once again look back at the 20 top magic news stories, posts and viral videos of 2016. This...

The Clairvoyants Have A Great Year

The Clairvoyants Have A Great Year

posted on: Dec 27, 2016 | author: Compeer

Amélie van Tass and Thommy Ten are “The Clairvoyants” and it is clear that 2016 was their year. Of course, like all “over night” success...

The Magic Kid

The Magic Kid

posted on: Dec 22, 2016 | author: Compeer

OK, We already know this story isn’t about magic. It is instead about a song about magic. Hayes Carll is a singer songwriter from Austin,...

America’s Got Talent: Holiday Spectacular

America’s Got Talent: Holiday Spectacul...

posted on: Dec 20, 2016 | author: Compeer

America’s Got Talent celebrated the holidays by bringing back what was billed as everyone’s favorite acts from all eleven seasons. The...

House of Houdini Opens in Hungary

House of Houdini Opens in Hungary

posted on: Dec 13, 2016 | author: Compeer

What does the famed illusionist Harry Houdini have in common with actors Zsa Zsa and Eva Gabor, pianist and composer Franz Liszt, author Noemi Ban,...

Chris Pratt Performs “Real Magic” On TV

Chris Pratt Performs “Real Magic”...

posted on: Dec 4, 2016 | author: Compeer

It’s a question that everyone that learns any magic is asked. “I hear that you do magic. Can you do a trick…with MY cards?” At that point, every...

Cuba Establishes First National Magic Club

Cuba Establishes First National Magic Club

posted on: Dec 3, 2016 | author: Compeer

Cuba has Recognized The Art of Magic With A New National Magic Organization and Two Video Libraries Dedicated To Magic Traveling under an official...

Should Penn and Teller Go To Jail for Flag Burning

Should Penn and Teller Go To Jail for Flag Bu...

posted on: Dec 2, 2016 | author: Compeer

Edited verssion of original article by Victoria McNally. This article was originally published at Revelist. Remembering the time that time Penn and...

New Houdini Film Project From Lionsgate

New Houdini Film Project From Lionsgate

posted on: Nov 29, 2016 | author: Compeer

In a Deadline exclusive story, Daniel Trachtenberg is in talks to direct the Lionsgate’s film about S.A.M. Past National President, Harry Houdini....

Neil Patrick Harris Does Magic on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Neil Patrick Harris Does Magic on Jimmy Kimme...

posted on: Nov 23, 2016 | author: Compeer

  For the second year in a row, Jimmy Kimmel teamed up with U2 front man Bono and the (RED) campaign to raise awareness and money to help fight...

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