Signed lecture notes "PRESENTING MAGIC" from Peter Pitchford
Peter Pitchford is a professional magician based out of the Philadelphia area. He has been studying the art of magic for around thirteen years and has been a professional for around five. In those five years he has been blessed with the opportunity to produce his own television special for a European cable company and has won several awards for his magic including MAES 2007 best act of competition for stage and 2008 International Battle of Magicians 1st place for stage. In 2009 he took 2nd place for stage magic at the International Brotherhood of Magicians international contest and 1st place for the Society of American Magicians international stage contest. He was also bestowed with a silver medal of excellence and the Hofzinser award (which has only been given out two other times).
This is a set of lecture notes explaining three very strong closeup effects, as well as well-thought-out advice on effectively developing your performing character, defining your magical motivation and using imagination to develop a plotline (story) for your effects. Lots of photos!
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