Next month, a new television show premieres on the SyFy network called Wizard Wars. And no, Harry Potter isn’t a part of it. Even better: Penn & Teller, Christen Gerhart, Blake Vogt, Bizzaro, and Rick Lax ARE. In this short Q&A, we asked show creator Rick Lax for the inside scoop on what to expect:
What is Wizard Wars, and how is this different from other TV magic shows in the past? Wizard Wars is a magic reality competition show. Magicians are challenged to create new routines with random objects in a short period of time… and then perform them. They’re judged by Penn & Teller, Christen Gerhart, and Latimer. It’s different from other shows in that it focuses on the creation of magic, not just the performance. (more…)
Congrats to Andy Nyman, winner of The Thurston Award for THE CODE, presented by Jamie Grant and The Magic Cafe. The award highlights Andy’s continued contributions to the world of magic and mentalism – and his bestselling, latest release at theory11: The Code.
The Code is one simple secret that empowers you to seemingly read minds at a moment’s notice – identify the card (or cards) that someone is merely thinking of. Since release, The Code has received rave reviews from around the world, including Wayne Houchin and Max Maven. See details and learn it now.