Tag: Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Hector Mancha

5 minutes with World Champion Magician Hector Mancha

Hector ManchaSpanish Illusionist Hector Mancha is the 2015 FISM (International Federation of Magic Societies) Grand Prix Winner. A multi-disciplinary artist, he specialises in card magic, magic, games, pick pocketing, Chinese shadows and improvisation.

1. When did you realise you wanted to be a magician?

When I was a child a zombie magician bit me and then I felt the need to do magic tricks!!! Just kidding… actually I don’t know why but I have loved magic since I was a really small child.

2. Out of all of your magical achievements, what are you most proud of?

Being a fireman. That is my real job! Read More

Forensic Mind Reader Colin Cloud

5 minutes with Forensic Mind Reader Colin Cloud

Forensic Mind Reader Colin CloudDescribed by Uri Geller as “one of the greatest thought readers of all time” and discussed in the media as a real-life Sherlock, Colin Cloud is a forensic scientist who mixes mind magic and brain science and has been predicted by his peers as the next big thing in the world of mentalism.

Colin is a TV performer, after dinner keynote speaker, consultant, coach and comedian who continuously renders his audiences speechless and leaves them wondering if he is really human! Read More