Posted by Jon Raiker on 27 November 2015
Inspired by American history, we're proud to announce Union Playing Cards. The design is filled with iconography of colonial America and patriotic symbols of peace, prosperity, and potential.
Unions are also available in a historic Ironside Edition, with a display made of 300-year-old reclaimed wood from the Charles Towne Navy Yard, used in construction of actual ships during the Revolutionary War and War of 1812. Four decks are inset in a special edition plank, branded with the US Constitution. Continue Reading
Posted by Jonathan Bayme on 18 November 2015
This afternoon, director Jon Chu posted a first glimpse of Now You See Me 2, sequel to the original blockbuster magic film.
The new film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Dave Franco, Lizzy Caplan, Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, and Daniel Radcliffe. The all-star cast, paired with director Jon Chu, forms an incredible ensemble.
theory11 was on set in London to train the cast on magic, cardistry, and the art of deception. Catch a quick glimpse of theory11 vp Andrei Jikh with Jesse Eisenberg in this behind-the-scenes video by Fandango!
Watch the teaser trailer below - and stay tuned Continue Reading
Posted by Christen Gerhart on 12 November 2015
For this installment of our Artist Podcast, I sat down (well, he was walking) with Rick Lax. If you don’t know him already, Rick is a magician, a lawyer, producer (he created Wizard Wars!), and writer with numerous published books.
We chat about creating magic, TV shows, writing books, and more. Listen in for all the details.
Posted by Christen Gerhart on 30 October 2015
Prolific writer, performer, consultant, magician, and mentalist Luke Jermay joins us for another episode of our Artist Podcast. Luke is an astonishing mentalist who’s not only consulted for magicians and mentalists like Derren Brown and Dynamo, he’s also written over 30 books, produced numerous DVD’s, and performed around the world.
In this episode, we talk about his tips for writing a book (or in his case, many books), his work with top names in business, and so much mentalism. Listen in for details on his recent show Sixth Sense and a teaser of what he’s got Continue Reading
Posted by Jon Raiker on 23 October 2015
The latest edition of the world's most popular luxury playing cards. Today, the king reclaims his crown.
Green Monarchs feature brilliant gold foil on an embossed, forest green box - the most durable tuck case we've ever produced. They're absolutely breathtaking, and they feel as good as they look.
Whether you own other Monarch decks or the Green Edition is your first, this will likely be the nicest deck of cards you own. A perfect gift for the holidays! Continue Reading