Blog 2018-11-27T16:14:38+00:00

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Read our blog for stories of our events, spotlights on our amazing performers, a peak into the Magicorp team, corporate event and travel tips, and more…

Magic as a Communication Tool- Highlight #1: Security Threat Lesson

Nov 26 2018|

Magic is not only great entertainment, it's also a wonderful communications tool. As we plan tricks and shows for our clients, we are often presented with a business problem or some other point that a company wants to convey but that they might have trouble communicating to a certain audience. Here’s a perfect example to help show how magic can help [...]

Magic Festival Planning in Cuba – Part 1

Nov 19 2018|

This year, Magicorp Productions was asked to help produce the first ever Festival of Magic in Havana, Cuba. Although we were honored, and have put on other festivals in the past, we had no idea of the trials and tribulations that lay ahead of us. Since Cuba is a communist country that is in many ways still stuck in the [...]

10 Things to Say to a Performer after a Bad Performance

Nov 12 2018|

We've all been in that awkward situation where a good friend, co-worker, or even a loved one is in a play, musical, ballet, concert, or other kind of performance, and they are just plain....bad.  You've attended the performance and now you can't just sneak out without comment, but you also don't want to lie and let them think they're going [...]

3 Tips for Introducing Your Event’s Performer

Nov 5 2018|

Perhaps the most neglected part of an evening’s entertainment is the introduction of your entertainer. However, that’s one detail that shouldn’t be overlooked! It sets the mood for what's to come for the rest of the night. While it should not be a long introduction, it should be prepared.  Here are some tips to help you make the most of [...]

15 Tips To Make Your Event More Successful

Oct 29 2018|

Over the years we’ve been to a lot of events, and have therefore learned the do’s and the don’ts for a successful event. Follow these tips to make the event go as smooth as possible! Reconsider the balloons -   I often come into ballrooms to find balloon bouquets on the tables.  It's not that I don't like balloons (Okay, [...]

Unexpected Magic Series: Part 1, The Therapeutic Benefits of Learning Magic

Oct 22 2018|

Magic and Illusion are wonderful forms of entertainment.  But several wonderful people use magic in a much more powerful ways, ways that actually have changed people’s lives.  In the coming months, we plan to share some unique ways that magic has been used.  I believe there is no better place to start than with my friend, Kevin Spencer, who started [...]

10 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Are Also Magicians

Oct 22 2018|

Frequently someone will come up to me and say “did you know that so and so does magic?”, usually referring to a well-known celebrity or sometimes a well-known business leader or even a politician (no surprise there).  I also frequently mention certain celebrities that do magic, and it always excites and amazes people to find out that fact. So, here’s a [...]

The Story Of Magicorp

Oct 15 2018|

A large part of our business is teaching CEO's and executives tricks and illusions that they perform themselves as visual and memorable tools for meetings.  We've taught well known CEO's, such as Bill Gates, in addition to hundreds of other CEOs to be the star of their own conferences.  In fact, there isn't an industry that we haven't designed illusions [...]