I recently bumped into a gentleman while shopping for shirts at a well established shopping chain. We both had a double take at each other, then it twigged. I had entertained at his wedding ten years ago!!! (see image 2009 below).
This got me thinking:
A) About how long I have been doing my thing with magic (17 years as a full-time job).
B) Happy about my memory operating at a fairly good range.
C) That I still do a job that I love and enjoy.
As the saying goes "Nothing beats EXPERIENCE"... Unless of...
The pumpkin lanterns have dimmed and sunk away, the fireworks have banged, popped and fizzled to silence.
Those jingly bells of Christmas are faintly ringing as the festive season approaches. Plans for the annual Christmas party are in motion.
If you are looking to add a class magical edge to your Xmas party then hiring magician Dorian might be just the thing. After all Christmas is a magical time, so it's only fitting to book Dorian to entertain at your Xmas party or event.
All to often an enquiry arrives at the inbox. The message is brief and basically goes something like this:
"Hi, could you give me a quote on how much would you charge for my wedding? Thanks"
It's a bit like contacting a painter and asking how much will he charge to paint your house? He needs to know if you are referring to the outside or inside or both. Also how big is the house? Also, what type of paint? What finish? gloss, matt, emulsion? What colours? Will booker be supplying...
On the booking a magician page I have used the word "applesauce magicians" to reference the small group of plagiarising (pretender) magicians that trawl this website to steal paragraphs and content to use on their own site via the gift of copy and paste, just to clarify the definition of applesauce in case there is any vagueness.
Definition of applesauce:
1. A relish or dessert made of apples stewed to a pulp and sweetened.
2. An early 90's slang word for "ridiculous" or "nonsense".
3. A polite way to...