Results tagged with 'magic'
Published June 1, 2013
The star-studded cast of "Now You See Me" almost manages to sell the film's absurdity, but director Louis Leterrier ("The Incredible Hulk," the "Clash of the Titans" remake) and his trio of writers are never willing to leave stupid enough alone. It's a dim bulb slight of hand that'll likely leave viewers feeling slighted.
Published Aug. 18, 2011
Peter John Lindsay goes far beyond swords and poodles with his balloon designs. He has made full-sized motorcycles, a car that a 10-year-old fit into and spot-on cartoon characters. Recently, he recreated a famous painting with 8,460 balloons.
Published Feb. 4, 2010
My "shift" as magician David Seebach's assistant didn't go exactly as planned. My original goal was to get sawed in halves on stage, but because I am a tad too tall for the trick, Seebach levitated me instead. Now, I can't shake the words of Grandmaster Flash's "White Lines" out of my head ... "get higher, baby, and don't ever come down."
Published Jan. 31, 2009
Geoff Marsh -- aka "Gypsy Geoff" -- claims to be "on permanent vacation," and yet he works most days of the year. Perhaps the line between work and play is blurry because Marsh is a professional magician, clown, mime, circus arts instructor and fire manipulator.
Published Jan. 27, 2009
Compared to what most bands are putting out these days, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's "Working on a Dream" is a solid effort. By Springsteen's own lofty standard, though, the record is a bit of a disappointment. There are some strong moments, to be sure, but the lack of a unifying theme and some repetition from the band's last two records reduce the impact of the work.
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Each day of the Milwaukee Film Festival, I'm going to have a recommendation for something people should see. I know there are an aimless bunch of you who want to attend the fest, but still don't have everything pegged down as far as what you're going to see. This is for you. As a member of this y...
New Berlin Magic Boys U8 Baseball Tryouts Submitted By Chad Olson Posted: Aug 11th, 2009 The New Berlin Magic will hold tryouts for a 2010 U8 baseball team onSunday, August 16th. This Magic team is planning to play between twentyand thirty league and tournament games. &nb...
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