By Seth Grabel I was busy this week by going to various places and turning cash into a credit card. In fact, I joked that I can magically “fix” bad credit. But what is credit? It is a promise. When thinking of credit cards, it is a promise to pay a financial debt. But there are other kinds of credit. Credit can be: Credit (creative arts), acknowledging the ideas or other work of writers and … Read More
Bellagio Las Vegas is one of the most upscale resorts in Las Vegas. From its Botanical Gardens and Conservatory to Chihuly glass flowers covering the ceiling of its lobby to classical pianists playing all day, Bellagio epitomizes class. Of course, many people equate class with money and I am here to tell you that is not true. Class is so much more. But I will use magic to demonstrate this philosophy.
Las Vegas is a magical city, and it isn’t just the famous Las Vegas Strip that makes it this way. When you’re a local, you really know what makes this city home. Recently, I went to the Bad Owl Coffee house to perform some magic in honor of National Coffee Day. For those of you who don’t know, Bad Owl Coffee is Harry Potter-themed so I felt right at home, being a wizard myself.
Happy Monday guys! In this post I wanted to address a huge issue that every professional magician has to deal with on many levels in their career. It is the revealing of all performance illusions in the media and on the internet. Granted anyone can buy a book or video of magic tricks and read how they are done. But ever since magic tricks were being televised and revealed for free to millions of people … Read More
Hello all! A new week is upon us and more possibilities abound are yet to be discovered. For this blog post I will briefly be talking about my wonderful city, Las Vegas! The community is vast and the amount of creative togetherness seems to be limitless. But this was not always the case. You most likely have heard of, or know this city as, Sin City. But do you know why and when? Well, I’ll … Read More
Hey guys! This week is gonna be incredible! Is your week gong to be the same? In this blog post I wanted to talk about another common household item, that now a days, seems to be absolutely everywhere. It is the ever present plastic bottle. In the video link at the bottom of this post, I show a lot of spectators how I can seemingly put the very object in their possession into a sealed … Read More
Hey guys! I hope your weekend was relaxing and entertaining. Mine surly was entertaining to say the least. I just got back from my show in Agoura Hills California. I met so many wonderful people at the Canyon Club. I wish that I could have stayed longer. I love you guys! So, what am I going to talk about this week? Well, I’m glad you asked. I want to briefly talk about a very old … Read More
Hey guys! This week I wanted to talk about my alma mater, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The reason for this is because I will be performing a benefit on behalf of the performing arts center in October of this year. I deeply believe in giving back to my community and help to support it in any way I am able. Doing this benefit is just one step in that endeavor. My goal is … Read More