At The Table Live Lecture Christopher Taylor May 17th 2017 video DOWNLOAD
Christopher Taylor, a renowned creator of magic and mentalism tools, will be sharing some of his favorite effects at an event called "At The Table". Some of the world's greatest magicians and mentalists have used Christopher's creations to perform astonishing feats. These include famous names like Dynamo, David Copperfield, Aaron Crow, Criss Angel, and David Blaine. The effects he will share include "The Recipe", a classic mind-reading act, and "Hotel", a super-clean version of the Bernstein & Cassidy classic, Name and Place.
Other effects include "Warriors", a charming story-driven card trick, and "Hero - DIY Version", a dramatic act where a participant becomes the hero of an imagined rescue scenario
Many of the world's greatest mentalists and magicians have used Christopher's handiwork to achieve astonishing and impossible feats. Feats that have been featured in dozens of television magic specials alongside some of magic's most famous names, including Dynamo, David Copperfield, Aaron Crow, Criss Angel, and David Blaine. Join us as Christopher Taylor shares some of his favorite effects right here, At The Table. Here's what you'll learn:
The Recipe: Perfect for stage, parlor, or close-up. This is five minutes of classic mind-reading, using not much more than a single envelope, a pen, and a polished script.
Hotel: Christopher's super-clean version of the Bernstein & Cassidy classic, Name and Place. It's 6 minutes of baffling mind-reading for close-up or parlor. No billet switches or tearing are used, just business cards and a pen.
Warriors: A charming story-driven effect done with cards.
Hero - DIY Version: Real heroes never escape their adventures unscathed. A participant becomes the hero of the day after imagining themselves rescuing a child from a burning hotel, only to find that the room number they found the child in appears in ash on the back of their hand. Except for a small vial of ash, the performer's hands are shown empty the entire time. Downloadable photos are included.
On Pocket Billet Indexes: Tips on the use and handling of this super versatile mentalism prop, including integrating billet switches, with examples provided through two of Christopher's favorite close-up routines, Reverse Line Up and Metta Cartomancy. Templates for making your own indexes are provided.
Qi Coin: An easy-to-perform coin bend routine that blends magic and theatrics in a wonderful presentation that can involve multiple spectators.