The Merchant of Magic Podcast 13
A Conversation With Geraint Clarke
In this magic podcast, Ben Williams and Dominic Reyes talk to magic creator and professional magician Geraint Clarke.
Geraint is one of the magic industry’s most respected performers and creators. He started his career performing in high end wine bars and at bespoke private events, creating and showcasing his own magic tricks with people’s borrowed items. His magic is focused on organic mentalism and impromptu close-up card magic. Two very different niches within magic, but he brings them together beautifully. Geraint rarely ever uses a gimmick, out of choice. In addition to this, he is a prominent member of the cardistry community. Co-founder of the annual London Card Jam (Or LCJ for short) and featured in the cardistry communities most enjoyed videos.
Topics in this conversation include:
- How to invent new magic tricks
- The process of developing new magic
- Taking the first steps to performing for the public
- The influence of Dynamo Magician Impossible on magicians
- Making your magic more organic and engaging.