On this week's episode of Magic 5x5, Craig Petty covers a full live performance, reviews & performs a magic trick, spotlights a Mark Jesset trick and even showcases a sneak peek to an upcoming interview on Talk Magic.
Murray Mint Live Performance, Eric Jones, Locked Deck, Chap Stick and More | Magic 5x5
If you have never watched Magic 5x5 before, the concept is simple. Craig has five different subjects of magic to break down. He is given five minutes per subject. There is a timer within the corner of the video. When the timer runs out, Craig immediately moves onto the next subject. The episodes are always fun and snappy. In this week's 5 x 5 Craig covers the following topics:
1. You get to see a full live performance at a wedding of Murray Mint by Michael Murray. This is an incredible coin routine. The best way to describe it is it's like Anniversary Waltz with coins
2. We re-show the Murray Mint performance but this time with a commentary track over the top. You get to hear exactly what Craig is doing during the routine and why he does what he does. Craig also discusses blocking, dealing with audience members, focusing attention and more
3. Craig reviews and performs The Locked Deck. This is a very old trick but it is very commercial and always gets a great reaction. Craig performs the routine and explains why you should add this to your act
4. You get to see a sneak peek of an upcoming interview with Eric Jones. Eric Jones is an incredible magician and has achieved a great deal throughout his career. In this clip Eric talks about creativity and his own approach to creativity
5. Craig spotlights a trick by Mark Jessett called Chap Stick. It originally appeared on Miracles For Mortals and is very commercial. Craig performs the routine and explains why you should add it to your act.
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