Vivify contains ten original stage illusions fully described and illustrated in glorious full colour. Also included are two thought provoking essays. Foreword by Brett Daniels.
VIVIFY – Etymology: Middle English: to nourish, to give life. Latin: vivificus – enlivening. 1. To endow with life or renewed life: Animate 2. To impart vitality or vividness.
Stage Illusions Featured:
Bodybuilder – A rustic, open framework houses assistant, which is penetrated with shiny metal.
Hiding Place – The instant appearance of an assisant. Can be performed surrounded w/considerations.
95% Gone! – Volunteer is placed in a horizontal prop, where her body seems to disappear.
EMB – A new take on a classic – sword box.
Asrah Table – An exceptionally thin re-design that will amaze.
Abdomen – A gothic looking illusion, where a girl rises up from the horizontal torso of the magician.
Dissolve – An upright cabinet, where the assistant slowly gets compacted and then vanishes completely.
Vivisectioned – A circular illusion where the assistant is impalled with blades, and then rotated.
Sanction – A slender, upright cabinet that features sharp angled blades that rotate/penetrate the cabinet.
Motorbike – An open metal framework is shown empty and then in a flash produces magi/assistant and motorcycle too!
Limited to 500 copies individually signed & numbered.
Pages: 142 – 9 3/4″ x 9 3/4″ – Hardbound cover with foil stamping & embossing.