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The Magicians Secret Room – Performing Magic Methods to Small Teams

Magicians Secret Room

By Dominic Reyes

Shut up magicians do not have a tendency to love very small events. Most stroll round magicians have a small vary of working magic tips which were fastidiously constructed into effectively crafted and paced ‘units’. The magician mixes with the friends and works by way of a set with every small group. This works effectively for desk magic, or strolling by way of a lot of folks which can be gathered collectively in teams. Nevertheless, it is a totally different story when a walk-around magician must work with a small occasion. This is a number of issues that always happen with small visitor counts:

  • All of the friends could also be collectively in a single giant circle, or banquet desk.
  • There are so few friends that everybody sees the magic on the similar time.
  • The friends combine teams regularly, so every group comprises people who have already seen you carry out.
  • The occasion has loads of interruptions, awards, speeches or video games deliberate to run by way of the entire occasion.
  • This new approach of presenting your magic is a good way to repair most of the points that small teams throw at shut up magicians.

What's a Magicians Secret Room?

The Secret room is a good way to supply one thing distinctive to a consumer internet hosting a small occasion that has lower than 100 friends. A non-public room is allotted as The Secret Room. Alternatively, a particular small marquee is about up as The Secret Room. All through the occasion, small teams of friends are invited to enter The Secret Room and uncover it is secret. Both the consumer picks folks by way of the occasion, or everybody will get a ticket with their allotted time to enter.

The friends are usually not instructed what they may discover within the Secret Room. This builds pleasure, anticipation and curiosity, three issues that basically assist create a buzz, and speaking level.

Inside The Secret Room.

At their allotted time, a small group of friends (Between 4-12 relying on the dimensions of the visitor listing) enter the Secret Room and uncover a magician ready for them inside.

They then obtain a 10-15 minute shut up magic present only for them. This might be an expanded set that the magician would usually carry out throughout shut up stroll round magic. Nevertheless, as a result of managed situations and lack of interruption, the set can include magic tips that will not usually be excellent to carry out strolling. The magic is carried out in an ideal setting, free from interruptions, noise, and distraction. The expertise is far more thrilling for the spectators and liberating for the magician. It is like a mini magic theatre arrange within the occasion venue.

After the present, the friends are requested to maintain the key, and never inform anybody about what they discovered contained in the room. That is nice enjoyable for the friends, creates a buzz and a shock for the remainder of the friends.

Why The Secret Room works so effectively.

  • The friends obtain a personal and distinctive present.
  • All of the friends participate, so everybody will get to see the magic.
  • The magician has management of the scenario and may carry out magic tips with out the restrictions of pocket house, lighting, sound ranges and enormous group dynamics.
  • The magic would not get interrupted by friends immediately becoming a member of or leaving the group.
  • The consumer can construct a buzz concerning the characteristic occasion. A secret room pushes the magician because the characteristic occasion of the night.

Constructing magic packages.

Alan Hudson's concept of the Secret Room is a superb instance of considering exterior the field about the best way you current your magic commercially. The Secret room might be marketed to cleints which may in any other case wrestle to construct magic into their occasion. The room generally is a convention room at a lodge, the dinning room in a personal home, or perhaps a customized tent equipped by the magician. It may be a bolt on service equipped by an agent, or a characteristic advertising bundle for impartial magicians. Most magicians continuously seek for magic tips that may match their working situations, moderately than taking a look at methods to vary the situations as an alternative. Alan has taken all the disadvantages of walk-around shut up magic and located a strategy to take away them. He has an entertaining approach of defining his personal working situations for his magic tips. The Secret Room combines combine and mingle magic with a parlor present, in a bundle that may be marketed to virtually any occasion. It is an ideal instance of the ingenuity magicians primarily apply to creating magic tips, being turned onto the industrial presentation of magic to the general public.

Do This.

Make an inventory of all of the ‘issues’ you face once you carry out magic to the general public. What features of efficiency in the true world do you dislike, or really feel could possibly be improved? Take into consideration methods to current the magic in new codecs that will resolve these points. Might these new methods of presenting magic be interesting commercially? By altering the way you current your magic, may you resolve issues that each your self as a performer, and your consumer face collectively? 

About Alan Hudson

Alan Hudson is without doubt one of the UK's main shut magicians for each company and personal occasions. In addition to shut up magic, he gives a  nice rise up comedy cabaret present that includes thoughts studying, magic and rise up comedy. Discover out extra about Alan and skim his wonderful weblog right here


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