Learn how to perform the following effects from World Champion magician Rocco Silano. Many of the effects, techniques, and lessons taught in this video were taught to Rocco by legendary sleight of hand artist Tony Slydini.
Torn and Restored Newspaper
The classic torn and restored newspaper that Rocco uses in his own show.
Slydini’s classic effect where a spectator ties several knots in two silks. Impossibly the magician is able to instantly separate the knots. A beautiful effect.
Linking Golden Safety Pins
This is Slydini’s version of the classic linking ring effect with safety pins. Two linked safety pins seemingly melt through each other.
Utility table switch
A utility move to invisibly switch out small objects while seated at a table.
A three dimensional die is turned into a flat two dimensional piece of plastic in the magician’s hands.
Torn and Restored Cigarette Paper
A piece of cigarette paper is torn and restored in the magician’s hands.