A brand new episode of Magic 5x5 went live yesterday. Craig Petty broke down five different subjects of magic. This week's episode focused on a live magic performance with commentary included, a review of Hot Cup by Federico Poeymiro and even a sneak peek interview with Ollie Mealing.
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If you are not familiar with 5x5, this series of videos is hosted by Craig Petty who gives himself five minutes to talk about five different subjects of magic each. There will be a countdown timer at the bottom corner of the screen. When the timer hits zero, Craig immediately switches topic. The series is quick, snappy and you never know what you're going to get.
In this week's 5 x 5 Craig covers the following topics:
1. You see a full live performance of Craig at a wedding. Craig is performing a prediction routine using a tattoo to a group sitting down. You see how the routine plays in the real world.
2. You see the same performance but this time with a commentary track over the top. Craig talks about audience management, dealing with a group sitting down, angles and more.
3. Craig reviews Hot Cup by Federico Poeymiro. This is a new trick that has just come out and is one of the worst magic tricks ever created, Even Sarah chips in and talks about how bad the trick is.
4. You see a sneak peek of an interview with Ollie Mealing. Ollie is one of the best card magicians in the world and in this interview Craig talks about his life and his career and about his style of magic. This is an absolutely wonderful interview and in this clip you see a sneak peek of the full interview which is dropping on Saturday.
5. Craig spotlights and reviews Plots, Ploys & Other Cons by Brent Braun Plots, Ploys & Other Cons by Brent Braun. This is a very unique book, different to anything else out there. Craig talks about why the book is so good and why you should have it on your magic shelf.
That's all for this week's Magic 5x5. You can watch the full episode below to see Craig discuss each topic. Check it out and don't forget to let us know what you think in the comments. Stay tuned for more 5x5 Magic in next week's episode.