Full Circle Magic Interview with Dominic Reyes
The magicians group Full Circle Magic recorded this interview with magician Dominic Reyes in which he talks about how he started in magic, moving into professional performance, tips and advice on approach, and marketing for magicians.
Prefer just the audio version? Here's episode 9 of the Merchant of Magic Podcast which features the full interview:
In the interview Dominic touches on a few key points about performing magic and how to get the best out of your practice sessions. He recommends that beginner magicians try to find audiences outside of the family and friends, and suggests ways to expand their magic audience to gain more experience.
Dominic recommends that magicians focus on specific magic tricks within their practice sessions, and that they look at scripting their presentations. In the section on working as a professional magician, Dominic describes the process he goes through when he arrives at a magic gig, how he approached spectators, and the best way to use your magicians business cards.
There's a section on how to market yourself as a magician, and some techniques to gain more work in field of corporate magic.
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