Street Magic is close-up, under your nose, in your face magic the sort you commonly see on TV today. These are tricks with coins, paper, cards and all sorts of others props. Street magic is more popular than ever today which makes it easy to forget its been around for thousands of years!At Magic by Post street magic is both our speciality and favourite type of magic. This is because it can be performed anytime, anywhere and nearly always fully surrounded.Nearly all our tricks are suitable for street performances by this we mean down the pub, at parties or with friends and family so if you cant find what you are looking for in this section check out the rest of our collection!
The magician displays a very old looking silver key in his hand and starts to move the teeth completely around the shaft of the key. Then the teeth are moved up and down the shaft. The spectator cannot move the teeth, they are stuck where the magician left them.
Ask someone to think of a number between 1 and 999. Then hold your note pad in front of you and write down a number, ask the number they thought of, turn the note pad around and show them the number you have written down is their number.
A playing card is selected, shuffled into the deck and then...the impossible happens! The performer points out the dog tag chain hanging around his neck. The chain is completely solid and ungimmicked. Holding the deck in his hand, he waves it over the hanging chain, suddenly the selected card jumps out from the deck and impales itself onto the chain.