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An Introduction to Close-Up Magic and Performance

About the Course

An Introduction to Close-Up Magic and Performance is designed to give students the knowledge and confidence to amaze and entertain audiences with close-up magic. 

Over a six week period students will learn the basics of manipulating cards and coins, sleight-of-hand  techniques, audience management, and the principles of misdirection.

Students  will utilize these skills to create and perfect a magic routine they will be able to use in real world environments to engage and entertain an audience.

This class will be limited to 10 students that will meet at Avid Brew Company, located at 1745 1st Ave  S. St, Petersburg, Florida 33712, on the following dates. 

  • March 22. 2020  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • March 29. 2020  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 5, 2020       1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 12, 2020     1:00 pm - 3;00 pm
  • April 19, 2020     1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 26, 2020     1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


All materials and supplies are included in the $378.00 tuition

Meet the Teacher

John Williams has spent over 30 years performing magic. Blending sleight-of-hand comedy and magic, John takes audiences along a magical journey of  laughter magic and awe. 

For 3 years John owned, operated, and performed magic at The 4 Three Nine "Magic Bar" in downtown St. Petersburg, Fl. During that period of time John performed over 2,000 hours of magic annually. 

John will be sharing lessons he's learned over the past 30 years, to give students a solid foundation to perform magic that is practical, engaging, and commercial.


Six Week Course Tuition $378.00

  1. Space is limited to the first 10 students. 
  2. The course is designed for students above the age of 16. Exceptions will be made on a case by case basis. 
  3. Alternate class dates will be made available in the event a student misses a scheduled class. 

Course Fee: $378.00

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