“Some of the strongest card magic I’ve come across in years.” -Jason England, MAGIC Magazine
“Lessons In Card Mastery contains some of the most astounding demonstrations with cards you'll ever encounter.” -Tony Cabral MUM Magazine
“Thank you for a truly outstanding performance on on our broadcast. You are without a doubt the finest card manipulator in the world.” -David Saltman, CBS
“It is a rare occasion that I work with anyone as incredibly talented and professional as you are.” -Anne G. Rohinsky, NBC
What will he teach?
One Shot, One Kill
A true card miracle that’s virtually self-working. Yet it will convince anyone that you’re a sleight of hand master.
A disarming control of any four of a kind that sneaks up on an audience to shock and overwhelm them. Then
it hits them with a great kicker.
Positively Fifth Street
The finest Texas Hold’em routine to date. It destroys Hold’em players; it destroys non-card players.
A complete treatise on Vernon’s Aces, culminating in Darwin’s ultimate version of the trick. Along the
way, you’ll learn tips and improvements you can apply to any version of the trick you perform.
The Supercharged Nine-Card Location
This includes a revolutionary concept that can be applied to ANY multiple-location routine turning it into a true miracle. (The spectator shuffles the selections into the deck)
Memorized stack innovations
Groundbreaking concepts that can benefit anyone who employs this powerful tool.
Test Your Luck
A powerful opener for any series of memorized stack effects.
A great presentation and ingenious method turn an old beginner’s trick into a baffling miracle.
No matter what your skill level, you're going to learn some world-class card magic from the expert who the experts trust and respect.
Who is he?
Darwin Ortiz makes his living with a deck of cards and is recognized throughout the world as a master of sleight-of-hand and an expert on crooked gambling techniques.
His corporate clients include IBM, Silicon Graphics, Aetna Insurance, Price-Waterhouse, and even the Pentagon!
Darwin has appeared on over SEVENTY television and radio programs on CBS, NBC, HBO, CNN, CNBC, A&E, USA, TLC (and a few of other combinations of letters too).
He has also been featured on both America's Most Wanted and Britain's Most Wanted...as an expert on card cheating, not as a fugitive!
Mr. Ortiz frequently conducts seminars for casino gaming management and police agencies including the Division of Gaming Enforcement in Atlantic City, and the LAPD, for whom he made a training film on the subject of crooked gambling.
All that to say this, when Mr. Darwin Ortiz teaches you something with a deck of cards, you can be sure that you're learning from the BEST of the best.
Now, in his all-new lecture for Penguin Live, Darwin has selected choice material from his book "Lessons in Card Mastery" that he will teach LIVE for the first time ever.
If you could ask ONE question to one of the world's most creative professional magicians, what would it be?
If you've never been to a magic lecture, theres never been a better time. Sunday October 13th at 7:00pm, were live-streaming Darwin Ortiz in a spectacular 2-hour interactive online lecture. Watch, ask questions and learn things you won't find in any book or DVD.
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ATTENDING COULDNT BE EASIER.
- Purchase the Darwin Ortiz LIVE product. This is your ticket.
- On Sunday October 13th, anytime before 7:00pm Eastern, click the MyPenguinMagic area at the top of the Penguin site. You'll see the livestream appear 1 hour before showtime. At 7pm sharp, Darwin will hit the stage and begin his JAM-PACKED professional lecture.
- Sit back and watch over 2 hours of DVD-quality live streaming magic from the comfort of your own home.
- Ask Darwin questions and discuss the tricks DURING the lecture.
DONT WORRY IF YOU MIGHT MISS IT.
Reserve your seat anyway. Within 24 hours of ending, youll be able to download and/or watch the full lecture on-demand, and go over all the great routines and subtleties as many times as you want. Itll be waiting for you in your MyPenguinMagic area.
Magicians flock to see workers give talks. Why? Because these guys see and learn things that you wont find in any book or DVD. Yes, you'll be learning some incredibly powerful A-material, but the INVALUABLE stuff will be the insight you learn along the way.
This lecture is for everyone, from the beginner to the professional and for magicians and mentalists alike. Dont miss it!
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