As of November 2013, this space will be changing its focus. Those that have a BACKSTAGE ACCESS MEMBERSHIP will be able to find the lectures from their membership over at www.MagiceXchangeNetwork.com ... the new spin off community project lead by our former owner
It covers all kinds of close up performance magic. As one of the free spaces it will give those who haven’t joined on as BAM members a reason to consider crossing over to the premium membership.
Designed for our stage illusion fans. D2 is shorthand for “Doug and David’s” a tribute to Doug Henning and David Copperfield. Sure we could have gone S&R but D2 just had a ring to it.
Specifically made for magicians who work doing Restaurant Magic. The focus of this group being on promotional entertainment in restaurants and in the specialized business techniques used in this niche area. As the Professor often shared "Confusion is NOT Magic".
Think “Bar Magic” only without the alcohol theme here in MagicianVillage. We know not everyone likes the bar atmosphere and so we created a slightly relaxed yet still intoxicating place to play around with Bar Magic
For those who have found magic to be a useful tool in teaching religious based education. It offers a nondenominational approach that will help cultivate better ways to improve gospel magic as it is seen today.
Specializing in money magic with bills, coins and credit cards.
Area for working through insurance issues and discussion of insurance options and needs.
Public Relations for magic businesses has come a long way since Harry Houdini, arguably the king of Public Relations and Promotion started causing public spectacles to draw attention to his shows. These days there is no need for hanging upside down from buildings, escaping from a straight jacket.. Now we have social networking taking over the business world. With that comes a whole new approach and skill set that is required to get you business out front and center. This
While our history has gadgets galore that worked on mechanical principles ... in this millennium its all about electrical efforts. This Space focuses on the ins and outs of the Technology we use to make our Show Business efforts move forward - Props, Lights, Sound, Computers, Geekness and More!
A home for the continuing discussion and conversation related to our legal and ethical quandaries in the industry.
All things tax and book keeping plus a place for discussions regarding PayPal, merchant accounts and more.
This Space functions much like a geographical Chamber. It is about driving opportunities for commerce in the community. Ways we can bring buyers and sellers together for winning relationships that support the community. The Chamber also Sponsors the Monthly “Business Lecture Series” over a $350 value by itself for Backstage Access Members!
Wall the virtual halls of our Mall of Mystery and enjoy this directory for a variety of resources. From magic shops to specialized services to help your business, the Mall of Mystery is website based and clicking on the building on the village map will transport you to a mall floor plan.
Just like most cities and towns you need a place for visitors to get information. A place to ask questions and learn about special features.
This is a “Positive Feedback” solution to our community regarding buying and selling and participation throughout the economy. We will take nominations for submissions by peers. We’re working on creating the industries best resource that is EXCLUSIVELY for our “Backstage Access Members”. Each month we hope to highlight a member and induct them into our “Walk of Fame.”
Everything you ever wanted to talk about regarding Scouting Magic Shows, From Pack Meetings to Blue and Gold Banquets. This is where you want to be. Your Host & Sponsor is none other than the guy who wrote the book "Kyle Peron". Yes, he really did write what is arguably the best book on the subject. Members will be able to share their ideas on show routines and more.
This group is a great place to get the latest information on what is happening in the news within our magic community.
Set up like a coffee house open mic night. Members can post performance videos here. Each month there is a contest for best performance. Members vote with their like buttons. IF and ONLY IF a member asks for feedback is any feedback allowed to be given. Prizes may eventually include a bag of our own Magic Beans Roasted Coffee.
Support Services Suburbs think of all the types of services we use a members of the performing arts that RELATE to magic in very specific ways and you’re beginning to get an idea of what will be included here soon! Notice that construction has already begun on our map.
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Specifically made for magicians who inspire our future … by performing acts of wonder and amusement for the next generation … Children's Magic. The focus of this space is all aspects related to performing for children … from in the class room (educational) to in the home (birthdays) and more!!
Not what you might think at first … SILENT MAGIC is all about the unique niche-within-a-niche of magic related to magic that is performed BY and FOR the Hearing Impaired. Performances, Music, Effect Selection, Interpreters, etc. are all major topics in this space here at MagicianVillage.
A great place for discussions about the 5WH of Creativity … the Who, What, When, Where, Why, & How that is! Explore the elements, as well, for anything related to the creative process (illustrations, concepts, staging, marketing, etc.) SPECIFICALLY from how the creative process works.
Discussions about that in-between area of magic where close up and stage meet. Parlor magic and smaller venue presentations.