Daniel Jaspersen Magician@Play

Browsing Archive: January, 2012

'You're a magician?'

Posted by djaspersen on Friday, January 27, 2012,

I chatted with a DJ friend of mine the other night. He was very complimentary of my magic and style of presentation. As he was talking, I found it odd how he described his experience working with other magicians at other events. He said the rest of the magical entertainers he’d encountered were either so cheesey that no one took them seriously (except maybe a few kids) or stuffy and unapproachable.  For a brief moment I felt embarrassed for those magicians he was talking about.

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If you build it the will come (if you're good)

Posted by djaspersen on Wednesday, January 25, 2012,
I work all types of events. Many times I am mingling through a crowd doing close-up magic with small groups of 3 or 4 guests at a time. I will spent a few minutes with a group and then move onto the next small group. I go to them. Other events, like the one in this photo, I am at a booth or table. That means that I don't move from there, all night long. There are certain advantages to either approach. When I'm at a booth, I have a table to work with, I can do longer sets of magic, and the peo...
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Magician@Play - The first blog post

Posted by djaspersen on Tuesday, January 24, 2012,
I have a been working hard on a new stage show. It's set and ready to rock on any stage. 
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