Magic 101

Additional Information

Did you realize a local magician in Charleston can make well over $100,000 a year?  Check out this Forbes article that breaks down the earning potential of a magician performing locally.

So, how do you learn how to perform magic?  Whether you want to just impress your friends, make supplemental income or eventually perform on a big stage and go pro, Holy City Magic has the perfect program to help you get started!

Learn from our expert sleight-of-hand artists and showmen.  We will give you the tools needed to start you on the path to becoming a performing magician.

The five-week course will meet one night a week and familiarize the participants with the following topics:

  • Sleight-of hand principles
  • Misdirection
  • Close-up magic
  • Stage magic and presentation skills
  • Mentalism/Mind Reading
  • The business of magic

In Magic 101, we will provide a basic understand of each area of concentration and help each student specialize in their specific interest area.  We will give you tools that you will be able to build on.  You will learn basic "tricks" and concepts and how to grow your skillset.  You will also build relationships in the local magic community to help begin your journey as a performing magician.   

The cost of the course is $150 plus a nominal equipment fee.  We work hard to keep the costs low because building and educating the magic community truly helps our industry grow!  

The minimum age for Magic 101 is 18-years-old and the curriculum is geared for the adult audience.  

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We are putting together a waiting list of those interested.  When we have enough participants, we will schedule the class.  Want more details, just ask!