52 entries in Cup / Cups & Balls / General Comments
  
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Professor Hoffmann The Cups and Balls introduction Modern Magic 271
Professor Hoffmann General Comments on structure and presentation Modern Magic 278
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 1 of ongoing series The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 235
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 2, discussing props, servante, misdirection The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 241
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 3, palming methods The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 248
John Northern Hilliard The Cups and Balls The Wand
The Balls
The Cups
Greater Magic 658
Charlie Miller, Max Malini Cups and Balls tip The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 74
Max Malini Malini's Cups and Balls short comment The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 74
Max Malini, Charlie Miller Chicks chicks from Cups & Balls, chicks from eggs The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 74
Charlie Miller Cups and Balls tips, ideas and theory Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 9
Peter Alexis Cup & Ball Techniques The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 12) 367
Karl Fulves Cup & Ball Technique The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 11) 791
Tony Shiels The Summer Cups personal anecdotes Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 11) 127
Aldo Colombini The Cups and Balls - The Colombini Presentation
- Requirements
- Set-Up
- Getting Ready
- Performance
Colombini's Cups and Balls 7
Karl Fulves (E) Cup Gaff thin cup shell, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 24) 94
Frank Garcia The Oldest Deception comments The Very Best of Cups and Balls 15
Frank Garcia Further Ideas and Reflections The Very Best of Cups and Balls 103
Frank Garcia, Max Malini Magical Odd Facts About the Cups and Balls, Ideas and Further "Reflections" about Malini's Cups and Balls The Very Best of Cups and Balls 114
Francis Carlyle Francis Carlyle's Patter Introduction to Cups and Balls The Very Best of Cups and Balls 116
John Northern Hilliard Some Great Quotes by the Late John Northern Hilliard who wrote "Greater Magic" The Very Best of Cups and Balls 119
Mark Wilson The Cup The Chop Cup Book 3
Karl Fulves, Slydini Notes Slydini on Okito box magic, Cups & Balls and card tricks The Chronicles (Issue 18) 1238
Jim Ryan Cups for the Jim Ryan Routine Jim Ryan Close-Up: The Famous Cups & Balls Routine 20
Jim Ryan Jim Ryan's Classic Cups and Balls Routine three cups, three final loads, with purse frame and sponge ballsRelated to Jim Ryan Close-Up: The Famous Cups & Balls Routine 1
Ross Bertram Cups and Balls board to perform on Bertram on Sleight of Hand 253
Karrell Fox "Cups and Balls Apron" For My Next Trick... 172
John Bannon The Big Loads - A Few Words On Timing Impossibilia 86
Gary Kurtz The G.K. Cups and Balls balls change color, seven final loads
- Phase One - Introducing the Props
- Phase Two - Countering Expectations
- Phase Three - Variation on Vernon's Travelling Sequences
- Phase Four (All Three Balls Appear under the Centre Cup)
- Part Five: The Final Loading Sequences (Part One)
- Phase Six: Producing Three Oranges (and Reloading)
- Phase Seven: The Final Stretch
The Cups and Balls 1
Tommy Wonder Cups and Balls: A Private History - A Two-Cup Routine with Three Cups
- Loads
- Loading Techniques
The Books of Wonder - Volume 2 91
Bob Farmer Notes - Bizarre Ending
- Armpit Stash
- Structural Parallels
- Vanishing Big Balls
- Right and Left Hand Use
Cyclops 6
Harry Riser Vernon Routine Credit Information Also published here
  • MUM, July 1997
The Fine Print (Issue 10) 308
Gazzo In The Beginning About how Gazzo got interested in Cups and Balls Street Cups and Balls 10
Gazzo To Copy or Not to Copy About whether to copy or create your own routine Street Cups and Balls 14
Gazzo Environment About performing environments for Cups and Balls and how to control it Street Cups and Balls 17
Gazzo Animal Farm Story of using chicks as final loads Street Cups and Balls 19
Gazzo Timing Street Cups and Balls 21
Gazzo Hats - A Fair Exchange Getting tips Street Cups and Balls 29
Gazzo Simplicity Street Cups and Balls 31
Gazzo Lines Patter for cups and balls Street Cups and Balls 31
Gazzo Props What props Gazzo uses for his routine (Cups, Balls, Pouch, Table, Wand, Fruit, Hat) Street Cups and Balls 39
Gazzo The Moves Talking about the sleights in Cups and Balls Street Cups and Balls 43
Gazzo The False Transfer How should a false transfer look? Street Cups and Balls 44
Unknown The French Drop Street Cups and Balls 47
Roberto Giobbi Thoughts on Cups-and-Balls Loads Secret Agenda (Issue June 16) 179
Dai Vernon, Charlie Miller Cups-and-Balls Pendulum Loading Secret Agenda (Issue June 17) 180
Al Schneider Cup and Ball Moves comments on the props Al Schneider Magic 118
Al Schneider Rest Positions while palming a ball Al Schneider Magic 120
Karl Fulves Progressive Assembly credit information, also with cups & balls, coins Prolix (Issue 9) 611
Christian Scherer Das Becherspiel als Salonkunststück general remarks on the Cups and Balls
- Der Handlungsablauf beim Becherspiel
- Die Struktur (structure)
- Der Vortrag (patter)
- Die Becher (cups)
- Die Kugeln (balls)
- Der Zauberstab (wand)
- Der Tisch (table)
- Die Tischoberfläche (table surface)
- Die Handhabung der Becher (handling of the cups)
- Die falsche Übergabe (false transfer of a ball)
- Die Ladung (loads)
- Das Platzieren der Ladungen (placement of loads in pockets)
- Die Ladetechnik (loading technique)
- Die Ladung vor den Blicken der Zuschauer verbergen (hiding the loads)
- Indirektes Laden (indirect loads)
- Das Abstellen der geladenen Becher (putting cups with loads on the table)
Schlaglichter 175
Johnny Thompson On Vernon's Pseudo-Exposure Phase Related to The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 35
Johnny Thompson The Opener using cups and balls as opener for trade show The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 271
Johnny Thompson Dai Vernon's Magic Castle Act from late Sixties
- The Cups and Balls
- Han Ping Chien
- Winged Silver
- Copper/Silver
- Matching the Cards
- Ambitious Card
- Color-Changing Deck
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 81