Workers – Vol. 3 by Michael Close

(c. 1993) (Submit Review) (Submit Update)

Details: A big book! Six stand-up routines, seven close-up routines, and eight thought-provoking essays on various aspects of the performance of magic. Included is “The Card, the Forehead, and the Saltshaker” and a 14 page chapter teaching you how to palm playing cards.

Further Routines from the Professional Repertoire of Michael Close


1 Introduction
5 The Big Surprise: variation of card in box effect
15 Presentation (Essay)
20 A Visit from Rocco: Larry West routine using Giant Bills
26 You Axed For It: Ring to Box effect
34 Patter (Essay)
37 Patter for Pavel’s “Fantastic Knot”
41 Technique (Essay)
45 On Palming
58 Take a Letter: Strange effect using common stationary items
64 The Incredible Peeked Prediction: Prediction of selection found in wallet (palming)
69 Nautralness and Motivation (Essay)
73 The Ooh-Ah Bird: Children’s routine with an Origami bird
79 Origami Bill Production: Borrowed bill forms into a figure
84 The Too Perfect Theory (Essay)
89 Chicken Teryaki: Copper/Silver transpo in sepectator’s hands
95 Analysis and Conviction (Essay)
98 The Incredible Growing Toothpick: grows three times its size
101 Ethics (Sermon)
104 We’re All B*z*s on this Bus: Blank cards turn to clown faces
112 Down for the Count: Magician proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that someone at the table is a vampire.
116 Audience Management (Essay)
119 The Card, The Forehead, and The Salt Shaker: combo of multiple card effects
138 The Double Bar

  • Publisher: Michael Close
  • Pages: 138
  • Location: Las Vegas, NV, USA
  • Dimensions: 8″x11″
  • Date: 1993
  • Binding: softbound

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