Illusionary Podcast

Illusionary Podcast

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The Illusionary Podcast talks to different Canadian Magicians about their careers and influences. We talk about magic, illusions and life.


10: Mahdi Gilbert
Jul 10 • 40 min
Mahdi is a professional sleight of hand magician, but he’s also the only magician alive born without hands or feet. He’s well known for fooling Penn & Teller, providing online education for magicians and speaking around the world., check out his website…
9: Ryan Hayashi
Jun 12 • 59 min
Ryan has appeared at the Magic Castle in Hollywood, the Magic Circle in London and he stumped Penn & Teller on Fool Us. You may know him better as the Samurai Master of Magic (and for good reason, check out his sword skills on Britain’s got Talent), check…
8: Sawyer Bullock
May 8 • 34 min
Sawyer has written for magazines, lectured at universities, won international awards and has even had his own tv show. He’s passionate about magic and has an amazing outlook on being in the biz. Check out his website. Sawyer Bullock is an international,…
7: Gwyn Auger
Apr 10 • 37 min
Gwyn is known for having one of the biggest smiles you’ve ever seen. She’s a sought after magic assistant as well as an avid baker and dancer. This girl has got lots of tricks up her sleeve. Check out her website. Gwyn Auger is a vivacious, creative woman…
6: Danny Kazam
Mar 20 • 40 min
He was sucked into the world of magic after watching David Blaine. Since then, he has transitioned into a top family entertainer in Saskatchewan. His hilarious antics and great sense of humor keep clients coming back for more. You can check out his…
5: Julie Eng
Mar 6 • 45 min
When you grow up in a magic family, straight jackets in the living room are the norm. It wasn’t mine, but it was for Julie! She has grown up with magic all her life and had the pleasure of working with many top performers through her work with Magicana.…
4: Todd Shapiro
Feb 20 • 41 min
If you’re into magic in Montreal, then you’ve probably heard of The Amazing Todsky, aka Todd Shapiro. You may have even stopped by his magic shop (check him out online at MagicStore.ca), and if you haven’t, you should! It was my pleasure to speak with…
3: Carisa Hendrix
Feb 6 • 39 min
You may know her better as Lucy Darling (Or Dee Dee Darling), or you may know her as a fire eater, or an artist. Or you may know her as all of the above. It was an amazing pleasure to speak with Carisa this episode. You can find her on her website,…
2: Josh Janousky
Jan 23 • 30 min
What do you do when over 150 people show up to your first performance? Listen now to find out how Josh handled a “small” show that got big, fast. Find Josh on Instagram and his website. Josh is currently living in Montreal. Although he has only been…
1: Billy Kidd
Jan 8 • 31 min
It was a pleasure to speak with Billy as my first guest. You can find Billy online via her website or on Instagram. We discussed her background in entertainment, performing upside down and rolling on the floor. ——— Magicians Mentioned Nick Nickolas Gazzo…