Jeff McBride is one of the greatest sleight-of-hand experts in the world. His extensive knowledge of manipulative magic is unparalleled. Awarded Magician of the Year by Hollywood's famed Magic Castle, Jeff is recognized as a foremost innovator of our time. As a teacher, he is an engaging spokesman on the meaning of magic and its place in contemporary culture. Jeff McBride's teaching style will help you to transcend your tricks and create a new form of magic theater. Millions of people worldwide recognize Jeff McBride from his many television appearances on The World's Greatest Magic
, Champions of Magic
and Star Trek DS-9
. His unique blend of showmanship and magic has been seen at many of the world's largest theaters, including Radio City Music Hall and Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas. Now McBride shares with the magic world for the first time, many never before disclosed techniques of the master manipulators. Jeff leads you step by step through this fascinating world of "digital" effects, and gives you the tools you need to become your best. A lifetime of manipulative masterpieces is contained in this unique three-volume series.
BALLS; Advanced Warm-Up Exercises; 2 & 3 Ball Roll (Greg Webb); 4 Ball Roll; Cardini's Ball Vanish; Romaine's Super Vanish; Retention Vanish; Swoger's Swoop Vanish; Swoop Color Change; The Interlock Ball Production; Ed Vorhees' Vanish; Garcia's Changeover; McBride's Changeover; Rooklyn's One-Handed Color Change; Gibson's Painting Change; The "V" Change; Advanced Ball Acquitments; A Four Ball Production Routine; Clips, Holders & Steals; Vesting Techniques; The 8 Ball Production; Homing Balls (Darwin); McBride's Advanced 8 Ball Routine; Goal Setting & Competitions; Magical Intentions; THIMBLES; Thimble Rigger; Twinkle Vanish; Martineau's Thumb Transfer; Dexterity Exercises; Mogar's Explosion Move; An 8 Thimble Routine; Jumping Thimbles; Holders, Steals & Misdirection; COINS; The Eclipse Production (Lancaster); Interlock Coins (Kaufman); Multiplicity (Kaufman); Backpalming Coins; Split Fans with Coins; The Ultimate Roll Down; Tips on Tables & Props; Jumbo Coin Manipulation; Preparing the Coins; Jumbo Coin Steal; The Tenkai Palm; Ten Jumbo Coin Rollout Finale.