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Jeff McBride

Jeff McBride is known for his sleight of hand skills and specializes in the manipulation of playing cards, coins, and other small objects. His stage performances blend elements of kabuki, a Japanese theater form, with traditional conjuring. In addition, he is noted for his contributions to Bizarre magic.

Watch Jeff McBride perform his card act on World Magic Awards. (2009)

For more information about Jeff McBride, please visit his official website.


Fantasio Magic Act

Few people know that Ricardo Fantasio was the highest-paid magician to ever appear on "The Ed Sullivan Show," or that he worked on the same ...


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Rocco Silano was born in Paterson, N.J., and is world renowned for his expertise in sleight of hand, as well as his originality in conjuring. ...


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Known throughout the world as an elegant and classical preformer, Shimada has firmly established himself as one of the most successful magicians of all time. ...

Tom Mullica

Tom Mullica performs his magic

Tom Mullica's love affair with show business began in 1953 in Waupun, Wisconsin when, as a five-year-old child, he decided to be a clown. Two ...


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Salvano the magician was born in Poland. With his exceptional intellectuality and creativity in magic, he was known as one of the smoothest classical acts ...


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The exotic allure of Jade's magic stems from her Chinese heritage and her childhood on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Jade took the male-dominated world ...

Lance Burton

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Lance Burton's introduction to the world of magic began before his sixth birthday as a result of being taken to a Christmas party by his ...

Jose Frakson

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Jose Frakson was one of the greatest magicians of Spain. He was also one of the great last vaudeville headliner, of the golden age of ...

Norm Nielsen

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Norm Nielsen found interest in magic at a young age after watching his barber perform a few cigarette tricks. Later he had the opportunity to ...

Lee Eun Gyeol

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Korean magician Lee Eun Gyeol took the first prize in general magic at the 23rd FISM World Championships of Magic on Sunday (Korean time) in ...

Juliana Chen

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Juliana Chen was born and raised in the Hunan Province of the People's Republic of China. Her parents were proud when, at 10 years of ...

Geoffrey Buckingham

Geoffrey Buckingham manipulation

Geoffrey Buckingham's magical education started when his father took him to Variety theaters where he witnessed all the famous performers of the day. Geoffrey won ...

Peter Marvey

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Peter Marvey is Magician and inventor, and illusion designer. He's also a show producer, tv performer, expert in special effects of all kinds, and an ...

Danny Cole

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At his young age, Danny Cole has already made a significant mark in the world of magic. He was twice voted "Stage Magician of the ...

Yumi Nakajima

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Yumi Nakajima at F.I.S.M.. (2003) . . . No other information about Yumi Nakajima can be found. . . .

Takamitsu Uchida

Takamitsu Uchida manipulation

Takamitsu Uchida is an incredible manipulator. You just have to see to believe. Watch Takamitsu Uchida compete at F.I.S.M.. (1994) . . .

Jason Byrne

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Jason Byrne, winner of the Golden Lion's Head Award presented by master illusionists Siegfried and Roy, was voted Stage Magician of the Year by ...


Cardini magic

Cardini, Master Magician, whose career span almost half a century, was the most imitated magician the world has ever known but his skill and talent ...