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The Magic Business

Welcome to The Magic Business - the blog you want to read to stay up to date on the newest magic tricks, Daytona Magic News, and we will also feature guest writers who will keep you engaged in our amazing content. This is also a great place to leave coments and engage with fellow magicians!

December 4, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

This time of year has always been romanticized with falling snow, and cozy nights spent by a fireplace. Well, I lived that life for many years and let me tell you, it's not all it'...

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November 1, 2019 | John Ferrentino
Category: Guests

December is here and this month, John Ferrentino give you the gift of WORK by continuing his series titled Comedy Clubs For Magicians. Let's dive right in! STAGE TIME In ...

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October 1, 2019 | John Ferrentino
Category: Guests

John Ferrentino continues with his series Comedy Clubs For Magicians. This month, John offers some more key elements to helping you get that gig! SELLING YOURSELF The first th...

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November 4, 2019 | Pete Michaels
Category: Magic News

     The 19th annual Daytona Beach Festival Of Magic is in the books! What a weekend! Friday kicked off with our annual welcome lecture by our own Harry Al...

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October 29, 2019 | John Ferrentino
Category: Guests

This past month, I had the honor of teaching with Jeff McBride at the Magic Mystery School and staying at his house in Las Vegas.  The four day course covered mentalism, story...

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October 29, 2019 | Barry Taylor
Category: Guests

Barry Taylor has been performing magic for over 40 years, traveling all over America, Europe and Japan. He also owned Barry's Magic Shop from 1974to 2012 and was the creator a...

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October 28, 2019 | Pete Michaels
Category: Editorials

With our convention only five days away, we are in full promotion mode. This morning, Harry and Wayne were on our local CW affiliate television staion CW18. They were telling every...

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October 3, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

Even though I'm here in Orlando at the Genii convention, my head and my heart is really back in Daytona because we are in the final month of preparations for our huge 19th annual D...

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September 16, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

CONVENTIONS - CONVENTIONS – CONVENTIONS I feel like I’ve been to a million magic conventions; well, at least a half a million. At the time of this writing – Two hundred an...

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September 4, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

The River did not rise where it affected Daytona Magic. The wind didn’t blow out any windows, the hurricane shutters worked, the roof held up – no leaks. By the Grace of G-d we...

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August 31, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

Here I am at the TAOM Convention in Austin Texas and Becky and the crew are preparing for one of the biggest Hurricanes that is forecast to hit Central Florida in a very long time....

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August 29, 2019 | Jeff McBride
Category: Guests

One of my great pleasures is sharing magical ideas with people like Harry Allen. A few years ago, many people were complaining that magic was at a low point, and that it was a toug...

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August 20, 2019 | Pete Michaels
Category: Magic News

You already know that Daytona Magic provides magic for some of the biggest names in magic, from magicians who try not to get fooled and the magicians who fool them, to magicians wh...

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September 1, 2019 | John Ferrentino
Category: Guests

COMEDY CLUBS There comes a time in every magician’s career when he honestly feels that if he does another birthday party, he may take a life. The problem with that is unless you...

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August 6, 2019 | John Ferrentino
Category: Guests

We are thrilled here at Daytona Magic to present Present the first in a series of informative articles on performing magic in comedy clubs from John Ferrentino. John has spent ma...

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August 6, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

It’s August, very hot here in Florida and most of the country. Everyone is thinking about beating the heat, vacations, or like here in Florida, sending the kids back to school. I...

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August 5, 2019 | Duane Laflin
Category: Guests

In context of a magic show, I have strong opinions about how children who come on stage as volunteers should be treated. Fundamentally, I believe every helper should be a hero. Eve...

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August 5, 2019 | Pete Michaels
Category: Magic News

When Wizardz Magic Theater opened in August of 2009, Erick and Kim Olson started on a journey that has seen hundreds of people come through their doors and experience the magi...

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August 1, 2019 | Pete Michaels
Category: Magic News

This week’s “Fool Us” featured some great acts including a card routine from a 12 year old girl that was a refreshing change. First, let’s start with Mentalist Hans Peter ...

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July 29, 2019 | Pete Michaels
Category: Magic News

Our good friend Joshua Jay appeared Friday night on The Late Late Show with James Cordon and did a mentalisim trick that really blew the audience away! You won't believe the ending...

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July 25, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

It has to be about 20 years ago that I first ran into Jeff McBride. It was at a convention I was working at in Kentucky I think. Jeff came to my booth and asked if he could borrow ...

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July 25, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Ask Harry

"Hi Harry, my name is Greg. I’m 15 years old and have just gotten started in magic. I already have a Svengali deck  but I want to get into slight of hand magic. Do you have ...

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July 25, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

Whatever happened to clowning and will it make a comeback? Back in the 80’s and early 90’s clowning and clowns in general were a big part of our business here at Daytona Magic....

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July 22, 2019 | Harry Allen
Category: Editorials

Being in the magic business as long as I have and working hundreds of Magic Conventions I have many great memories. I remember “Magi Fest” when you worked out of your hotel roo...

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