I tore the Rotator Cuff my left arm. Can’t lift my arm. Can’t drive. Can’t do magic. Can’t do the lecture tour in Spain. I’m in pain. My surgeon says he can’t guarantee that I will get full function back after surgery. I am devastated. I will continue to host Magic Mania on Thursday night…

Magic Lecture

Doing a lecture at Denny’s in Baltimore on Friday, August 8. It will be fun. I have a new set of notes. Four Killer card tricks.

Opening soon

Magic Mania opens Thursday August 7. Lucky to have Marc Salem and Meir Yedid on the first show.

Magic Mania

The Magic Mania room opens on Thursday, August 7th. Getting excited. The first show will be great. Marc Salem and Meir Yedid will be on the show. Marc is a great mentalist who had a long running show, Mind Games, on Broadway. Meir is a great entertainer who spends most of his time working Magic…


I am doing a one man show at the WEST END in New York City on Friday, June 13th at 8PM.

I will be lecturing at Diamond’s Magic Shop in Peabody, MA on Monday, April 28.  The next night, Tuesday I will be performing at Hong Kong Restaurant in Harvard Square, 1238 Mass Ave, Cambridge MA 02138.  Hope you can make it.

Making a living in magic

You can fool some of the people all of the time and you can fool all of the people some of the time.  If that’s not enough for you to make a living in magic, find another line of work.  But don’t go into politics, you won’t make it in that business either.

Signs of senility

Hanging out at Fantasma Magic Shop. A great stop when I am Midtown.  A young kid, maybe 12 or 13, comes up to me and asks if he can show me a trick.  I say, “Sure.”  He does it and it’s good. “Did you make that up?” I ask.  “No”, he says, “It’s in your…

Am I getting old or what?

The other day I saw “Phone Bill” in the To Do section of my Planner. I couldn’t remember Bill’s last name so I didn’t know who to call. I opened my Contacts and searched for Bill. None of the them seemed right. I checked all of my emails for Bill, none of them seemed right…

The end of Jokes

I am worried that the demise of the Jay Leno show signals the end of jokes as we know it. The network has already said that the new show will emphasize more skits and less monologue.  The Monologue,the home of jokes.  Setup, punch, Setup punch.  This is what I think of when I think of…