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Monthly Performance Themes

 
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Monthly Performance Themes 2018

January

I Learned It from The Linking Ring:  Any year, any issue, but it needs to have been in The Linking Ring. Don't forget you have access to the linking Ring archive through Magician.org. So discover the Goldmine!

Matt Baker - Theme Winner

 February

DIY Magic: Magic using a prop, gaff or gimmick made with your own two hands.

West Evans & Steve Langston (Tie) - Theme Winners

 

March

Street Magic: Channel your inner David Blaine, Gazzo, Kozmo, Dynamo, (you get the idea) for a little indoor street magic.

Merritt Ambrose - Theme Winner

 

April

I Learned It from Henry Hay’s Amateur Magician’s Handbook: A book packed with fantastic magic, mentalism and advice. A great excuse to spend time with a classic.

Ken Scott - Theme Winner

 

May

Mental Mysteries: Time to bust out your office supplies for a night of mentalism miracles, mysteries and mind-blowing marvels

Steve Greenfield - Theme Winner

 

June

Sponges: Any size, shape or color, just make sure it’s magic with a sponge.

Mike Dunagan - Theme Winner

 

July

I Learned It from Tarbell (1 – 8): Come on, you have 8 volumes to work with here. Find something new to you and have fun!

Joe M. Turner - Theme Winner

 

August

Back to School: Magic focused on, or based on, school experiences or topics.

Debbie Leifer - Theme Winner

 

September

Halloween: Since the Auction is always in October, we’ll start early. From scary to bizarre, tricks that go bump in the night.

Jim Magus - Theme Winner

 

October Annual Auction

 

November

I Learned it from Bill Tarr’s Now You See It, Now You Don’t (1 or 2): Another classic with lots of great tricks to choose from.

Howie Slomka - Theme Winner

 

December

Color Changing…Anything. Doesn’t matter what it is, as long as it deals with something changing colors.

Monthly Performance Themes 2017

January

New Year, New Tricks:  Perform something you got for the holidays or have never performed before

Mike Dunagan - Theme Winner

 

February

Your True Love Trick: Perform your all-time favorite, go-to, can’t miss, “I love this trick” routine

Merritt Ambrose - Theme Winner

 

March

Great Escapes: Channel your inner Houdini (it’s his birthday month) as you entertain with your best rope, chain, handcuff, straight jacket, etc. escape routine

Joe M. Turner - Theme Winner

 

April

Magic Mayhem: In celebration of April Fool’s Day, perform your favorite sucker trick

Ari Slomka - Theme Winner

 

May

I Can ACAAN: Show us your favorite version, variation or reinterpretation of this classic of card magic

West Evans - Theme Winner

 

June

Mental Miracles: From predications to prophecies to paranormal, it’s all fair game as we enjoy a night of mentalism and mysteries

Richard Rubin - Theme Winner

 

July

Paddle Puzzlers: The paddle move is one of the oldest sleights in magic (some say dating back to the 1580s), now it’s time to amaze us with your favorite paddle performance

Isenberg - Theme Winner

 

August

Tricks You Can Bet On: Gambling routines, bar bets, scams and cons – if it’s a trick that involves winners and losers, it’s fair game tonight

Steve Langston - Theme Winner

 

September

Junk Drawer Diving: What better way to get ready for next month’s auction than to dig through your junk magic drawer and learn something that you own but never perform…then pack the rest up for auction!

Howie Marmer - Theme Winner

 

October

AUCTION

 

 November

Gimmicks and Gaffs: It’s no-sleight night at Ring 9.  Perform a routine that requires or is achieved by using a gimmick or gaff of some kind

Joe Morrison - Theme Winner

 

December

Holiday Magic: You choose the holiday, we’ll enjoy the magic.  We don’t care what celebration you use, but your performance must have a “holiday” connection

Ken Scott - Theme Winner