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In search of the ULTIMATE comedy equation

I don’t know if you have seen it, how could I? I don’t know who you are.  But if you haven’t do yourself a favor and hop over to youtube and search for ‘hack lines magicians say’ by Paul Draper and Jason Andrews.  … Continue reading

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Funny Numbers by Keith Fields

All to often we resort to what is easy, to what we know, to the things we are most comfortable with.  But our brains are pre programmed to quickly adapt and cope with change.  Try the following experiment.

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To Script or Not to Script… That is the question

As I write this I am sitting at a coffee shop on the Golden Princess, a cruise ship with over 3000 passengers – I’ve come a long way since the above photo.  We are on our way from LA to … Continue reading

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Burger Kings by Keith Fields

If you don’t have goals you will lack direction and your future will be driven by luck’    This is a quote by a nearly famous magician. Any idea who?   I have had many magical goals and ambitions in my life and … Continue reading

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Performing isn’t easy but……

I had many comments and emails about my last essay entitled ‘Guts’. One of them that got me thinking was from Jack C. Caranci.  ‘…performing, for me, is akin to flying a plane (long periods of calm interspersed by moments … Continue reading

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GUTS by Keith Fields

I once heard the following introduction…  ‘To be a great entertainer you need three things. The first is class – there needs to be something about you that sets you apart, and this act has got class. The second is … Continue reading

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Kidabra by Keith Fields

Earlier this year I published the first part of ‘If Ever A Wiz There Was’, the idea behind this was to publish my back catalogue of routines for entertaining children and family audiences, but more importantly to give me the enormous … Continue reading

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A Maverick Magician by Keith Fields

I recently had a wonderful few days in Colon Michigan, the magic capital of the world. A place that is a quiet sleepy town for 51 weeks a year… then comes Abbots Magical Get Together. About 300 magicians, their spouses and … Continue reading

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