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A podcast for magicians by magicians. Bryan and Karla Drake dissect every aspect of being a magician. From stage to close-up and all the crazy facets in between. If you are a professional or a hobbyist, then this show is for you. If any of the following is up your alley, then subscribe now. Magic, Magicians, Illusionist, Mentalism, Bryan Drake, Tricks, Card Tricks, Stage magic, hypnotism.

A podcast for magicians by magicians. Bryan and Karla Drake dissect every aspect of being a magician. From stage to close-up and all the crazy facets in between. If you are a professional or a hobbyist, then this show is for you. If any of the following is up your alley, then subscribe now. Magic, Magicians, Illusionist, Mentalism, Bryan Drake, Tricks, Card Tricks, Stage magic, hypnotism.
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A podcast for magicians by magicians. Bryan and Karla Drake dissect every aspect of being a magician. From stage to close-up and all the crazy facets in between. If you are a professional or a hobbyist, then this show is for you. If any of the following is up your alley, then subscribe now. Magic, Magicians, Illusionist, Mentalism, Bryan Drake, Tricks, Card Tricks, Stage magic, hypnotism.

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English


Episodes

Episode...??? Who's counting. The Conference Episode!

4/12/2017
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Hello, we are back! This episode Bryan and Karla break down the pros and cons of conventions. Sorry that pun was unavoidable. Make sure to send in your thoughts and questions! info@bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:20:37


Episode...??? The Set List!

3/24/2017
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So we are finally back to our semiannual podcast.Talking about the Set List! Thanks to Jeremiah Isely for his awesome job ad producing this thing! Follow us on Twitter @bryandrakeshow Send in your questions and feedback to info@bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:16:41


Ep. 21: The Time Episode

8/1/2016
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Remember that time....? So in this episode Bryan and Karla dive into the world of TIME and all of the things that involve time in magic. Timing of Tricks Tricks about Time Being on Time Timing Time T Welcome back to the premier podcast for magicians by magicians. Check out the lightning review and the magic impact moment that all tie in to the theme of time. Remember to send your footage to us to be featured on Karla's critique corner. Info@Bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:27:17


Ep. 20 School Show Part 2

6/4/2016
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In this episode Bryan and Karla deconstruct school assembly shows even further. They just performed 18 in a one month period and talk about good and bad things fresh in their mind. Thanks for listening. Send in your questions to be answered on the show. New questions coming next episode from Mike about Magic and history and how it's been received. Also Jeremiah Isley our new producer is crushing it! Check out his podcasts at Theology of Games and That's How I Roll. Send in...

Duration: 00:19:49


Episode 19: The School Show Episode

4/27/2016
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Today Bryan and Karla dive into a topic from a friend. The school show and all things that encompasses. Also we are excited to announce we have a new producer on the show. Jeremiah Isely. Jeremiah is a new friend of mine who does amazing work. He has two of his own podcasts as well. That's How I Roll and the Theology of Games podcast. Please send us any questions for the feedback section as well as any topics you'd like us to tackle. Also we need video footage for Karla's Critique Cormer....

Duration: 00:21:48


Episode 18: Challenging Audiences

3/1/2016
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Magic Mentalism and all things under those umbrellas are discussed on The Bryan Drake Show Magic Podcast. This week Bryan and Karla dive in to the top of how to deal with challenging audiences. Also a review of The Change by Ellusionist. Send us your footage for the Critique Corner on Facebook/twitter/email. @BryanDrakeShow info@bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:25:45


Episode 16: What the Heck is Advancing?

1/14/2016
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So we are back with Episode 16. Magicians Bryan and Karla Drake break apart the world of advancing a magic show (or any kind of performance for that matter) Whether you are a close-up or stage performer, this is vital to your events. Also check out the very first edition of the Critique Corner! This is a brand new segment in which we look at video that you send us and talk about what works and what can be polished. This week is from @KMLoganwriter here is the link. Check it out so you can...

Duration: 00:28:27


Episode 15: We Are Back!

1/5/2016
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This week Illusionists/Magicians/Mentalists/whatever term you'd prefer...Bryan and Karla Drake dive in to the topic of what makes a Great Routine vs. just a Good Routine. This is the first installment of 2016 in which we hope to be biweekly! This will make 20 more episodes than last year. Please share this with your friends in the magic/performing community. Get in touch with us at: @bryandrakeshow info@bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:23:50


Ep. 14: Inspiration in Magic

7/22/2015
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This week Bryan and Karla dive back in with a brand new mic! Episodes should come more regularly now. Don't forget to follow us @bryandrakeshow Send us and video or messages to critique or answer at info@bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:18:47


Fear in Magic

5/6/2015
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Today Bryan and Karla discuss things that scare them in performing and how to overcome those fears. Also if you have any magic fears let us know wat info@bryandrakeshow.com As always follow us on @bryandrakeshow Here is the video link for the Magic Goes Wrong Video mentioned in today's episode. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oaUXxadeo4c

Duration: 00:16:22


Magic Vs. Mentalism

3/23/2015
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After a long hiatus magicians Bryan and Karla Drake dive back into the podcasting world. Magic vs Mentalism is a hotbutton issue on online forums. These threads can be pretty heated and usually produce nothing helpful. Bryan and Karla take a look at the issue and try to see both sides of the issue. Follow Bryan at @BryanDrakeShow

Duration: 00:18:13


Quick Update!

3/5/2015
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Quick update and bridge between old and new episodes for 2015.

Duration: 00:02:25


The Prep Episode

12/9/2014
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Today's episode features Illusionists Bryan and Karla Drake delving back in to the world of magic and mentalism in a way that affects us all. Show prep is one thing, but checking and rechecking is something that can truly save your show. Bryan and Karla talk about experiences where they nearly had a huge mishap. However, thanks to Karla's amazing wit the show was rescued. Check out BryanDrakeShow.com for more info. New segment! Karla's Corner of Critique! name is not final ha ha. Point is...

Duration: 00:21:23


The 3 P's of Magic

11/22/2014
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After another long 34 days on the road, Bryan and Karla have returned home and back in the studio to record another episode of The Bryan Drake Show Podcast for magicians by magicians. Today they discuss the 3 P's of Magic. Purpose Presentation Patter And how this relates to every aspect of your performing. The New Website is coming soon, but for more info or questions shoot us a message at info@bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:27:02


The Marketing Episode

9/14/2014
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Magicians Bryan and Karla dive into the topic of marketing. How it's insanely important, but can be insanely(er?) frustrating. Magic impact moment: As Magicians we have to judge. Make sure to like us and subscribe and send your feedback to Info@bryandrakeshow.com Twitter:BryanDrakeShow

Duration: 00:30:18


Can't Live Without Them

8/26/2014
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We're back! After a long hiatus the Bryan Drake Show Podcast is back. After a quick recap of what's been going on, Bryan and Karla dive headlong into a topic of items they cannot live without as magicians. Topics also include new magic on tv! Don't forget to subscribe and please pass the word!

Duration: 00:24:41


The Sound Episode!

5/29/2014
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Magicians Bryan and Karla Drake dive into the murky depths of using sound in a performance. The ways to hook up sound as well as good and bad uses of sound. The Magic Impact Moment this week is do magic you like. Sounds like the opposite of last episode, but that's the point. Shoot us some feedback at Info@bryandrakeshow.com

Duration: 00:25:29


Too Much Magic Junk!

5/5/2014
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Magicians Bryan and Karla Drake take on the tedious task (don't know why the alliteration...) of packing Magic down to it's most practical parts. From the Bag to the car to a slight touch of traveling with a baby, this week looks at everything that is packing and organization. The Magic impact moment of the week is make your magic, mentalism, whatever mean something to the audience. Don't forget to rate us all 5's on iTunes and subscribe!

Duration: 00:18:44


More Than an Assistant

4/15/2014
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Magicians Bryan and Karla Drake dive in to a sensitive topic this week about the use and respect of assistants in magic. Karla covers all things on what it means to be a magic assistant, and she exposes what it doesn't mean. They break down the stereotype of a magic assistant and show how important Karla and other assistant's are to any great magic show. Magic impact segment: How to save a trick that is going wrong. For more info on Bryan and Karla, check out BryanDrakeShow.com

Duration: 00:25:55


The "No" Episode

4/5/2014
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The No Episode Bryan and Karla dive in to all the ins and outs of why one would say no in the magic business. Why would you say no to a gig? Why would you say no to an effect? Why do you say no at an event? Plus a new segment of the show is introduced! The Magic Impact Segment. The first installment of the new Magic Impact segment is on maximizing your predictions. How do you make a prediction matter and take it to the next level. What can cause a prediction to fall flat? Make sure you...
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