Magicians

The Review That's Not A Review: Derren Brown's Infamous

Alasdair Price | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Alasdair Price

I'm not going to tell you what happened, because the knowledge that any audience members involved were completely unaware as to what was going to take place before they walked into the auditorium, makes what he did even more impossible.

EXCLUSIVE: How Did He Do This Trick?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

There's a new magician in town, and his name is Troy. 24-year-old Troy Von Scheibner is of German and Jamaican heritage and grew up in South Londo...

WATCH: Disappearing Friend Photo Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK Comedy

Magician Rahat is back - and up to his naughty ways again. This time, he's asking strangers to take a photo of him and his friend - only for his fr...

WATCH: Human Chair Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Comedy

This is easily the silliest, daftest prank we've seen in a long time - and as a result, it's making us laugh like a drain. It involves, quite simpl...

'Were My Groupies All Over 16? OMG I Hope So'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

Magician Paul Daniels has written a blog in which he recalls sharing a "passionate" kiss with a schoolgirl and admits it was "impossible" to tell if f...

Caroline Frost

Dynamo: 'I Took Away Their Strength'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Magician Dynamo has revealed to HuffPostUK that he’s a lot more careful about what he puts on Twitter these days… "I’m so careful now. Befor...

David Blaine Back In Action, And Ready To Shock

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Daredevil David Blaine is ready to shock people with a three-day, three-night stunt where he stands in the middle of a million volts of electric curre...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: How Does Derren Brown Do It?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

How does Derren Brown do it? No, this is not a rhetorical question. I'm really asking. No one in the audience is an actor or stooge, we kept being...

Magical Edinburgh Fringe

Chris Cox | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Comedy
Chris Cox

For over 10 years I've spent most of August in Edinburgh at the festival and for five of those years I've been performing shows. Now working on a year on, year off system I took the opportunity to enjoy Edinburgh without the stress of doing a show and to catch up on what my magical colleagues were up to.

Wooden 'Robot' Performs Cups And Balls Trick (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK Comedy

It's a classic magic trick thought to date back over 2,000 years ago. Involving three cups and three small balls, the performer creates a spectacl...

A Chat With Andy Nyman About the Golden Rules Of Acting

Chris Cox | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Chris Cox

For twenty-five years Andy Nyman has worked in theatre, film and television. As an 11-year-old boy, he sat in a Leicester cinema watching Jaws, "There I was, a stocky little curly haired Jew seeing a stocky little curly haired Jew playing the lead in a film, I released this isn't fantasy. I could actually do that."

Getting Show Ready

Chris Cox | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Comedy
Chris Cox

In the days leading up to a show, I spend a lot of my time making sure I'm show ready. I'm probably in the minority of comedy acts that do this, but then again I'm not 'just' a comedy act, some people would say I'm not even a comedy act, with jokes like that one I've just made, they might have a point.

Paul Daniels Hospitalised By Sooty's Flying Pizza

www.thesun.co.uk | Posted 02.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

TV magician Paul Daniels has been hospitalised - after Sooty smashed him in the face with a pizza. Paul, 73, took a terrible tomato-pasting when he...