Ron Saylor is an icon in Magic, and the force majeure producer of the annual Celebrities of Magic, held at the GasLight Melodrama in Bakersfield, California every year. The six magician line up is a who’s who of Magic, routinely selling out every year. Last year, Ron asked me to join his line up in the
Real travel requires a maximum of unscheduled wandering, for there is no other way of discovering surprises and marvels, which, as I see it, is the only good reason for not staying at home. - Alan Watts
- Alan Watts -
Did you know? It’s the kind of thing that we know when we are children. We seek play. We are full of wonder, amazement, and imagination. We move the clouds as they drift through the sky. We connect ourselves with the stars as watch them emerge in the night. Then, we forget. We forget the
Perhaps the most challenging of audience members to perform for is the cynic. The one who stopped believing in Magic a long time ago. The one who feels that the Magician is trying to pull wool over his eyes or is somehow mocking his intelligence by asking him to participate. This is, largely, my greatest
What is the purpose of Magic, or a Magician anymore? I’ve asked myself this time and time again … I believe the Answer is yes. It is, after all, the oldest of professions. And, in spite of visual effects in movies, there is something to be said for the in person demonstration of something… Magical.