Secretary Report – June 2016

June was our parlor, comedy magic contest. The following performers made it a fun night.  Gregg Tobo performed a wonderful trick using a raffle ball cage. The ball number was multiplied in his head. He can square, cube or multiply any number to the 4th or 5th power in his head! He spoke on the subject of how the Egyptians … Read More

Secretary Report – May 2016

William Rader suggested that you have 8-10 tricks that pack small and play big, resets quickly for your walk around magic and he talked how he approaches a table and suggests having a sign in the lobby so patrons will know there is a magician in house. He also suggests not to be timid, show confidence, and be friendly!   Try … Read More

Secretary Report – April 2016

Duane Laflin and Mary came to the Mile High City this month and did a lecture for our club. It was a fun and extremely educational as he had a bunch of fun, entertaining, and great magic effects that would work for all magicians and performers.  Duane did his growing sponge ball magic and explained his do’s and don’ts when … Read More

Secretary Report – March 2016

Our Annual Flea Market was another night of fun for the Mile High Magicians. Crowds showed up to sell or buy magic and we had two new members signed up that night!  We had 12 sellers and lots of magicians came together to buy used, dusty, no longer magic treasures, VCR tapes, DVD’S, new decks of cards, old antique cards, … Read More

Secretary Report – February 2016

This February we had our annual Past Presidents Night.  It was fun and seven of our Past Presidents performed some amazing magic for us.  Dan Rodriguez, Andrew Bates, Chris Manos, Gene Gordon, Sharon Nuanes, Matt Brandt, and Brad Montgomery! Also, in February David Gabbey was our guest lecturer.  He performed his version of Anniversary Waltz, a small purse was shown … Read More

Secretary Report – January 2016

Denver is off to an amazing start for the magical year of 2016!  We started off by bringing in an outstanding lecture with Martin Lewis! There were over 40 enthusiastic magicians in attendance that night. The first trick that he performed was his Instant Coffee trick where two empty cups were inspected and one chosen by a spectator.  A bag of coffee beans … Read More

Secretary Report – December 2015

Our Holiday Dinner was hosted at The Lumber Baron by Walt Keller. There were over 50 people in attendance made up of our members and their families. First off, to correct an error in our last report: Joe and Carol Givan WERE at, and performed at our 10th annual public magic show. Carol, with a broken shoulder I may add, … Read More

Secretary Report – November 2015

Dan Fleshman came through town and performed many of his favorite working magic routines, his Ninja Rings and Professor’s Nightmare with a ring to name a few.  He gave us ideas of what to perform for walk around that was easy to reset.  His Jiggernaut, Extreme Burn, Kinetic Key, and Multiplying Rabbits, along with his 3 Card Monte were a … Read More

Secretary Report – October 2015

October was filled with four events. First, we had Barry Schor come to town and do his lecture. He shared what he carries in his pockets to perform. Professor’s Nightmare is a perfect trick for young, old, and it is even a trick to cross all language barriers. He performed Match to flower, told us how to fix a flipper … Read More

Secretary Report – September 2015

Our September Teach-in meeting was a lot of fun as always, and we all learned a bunch of new tricks. Matt Brandt taught us two cool Bottle from Silk routines and a Bottle in Shoe. One from three silks, another from Toilet Paper, and the last was a bottle of lemonade in his shoe. Matt also explained different gimmicks that … Read More