Carisa Hendrix | Carisa Hendrix | Magician, Circus Stunt Girl & Fire Eater | Calgary & Edmonton

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Much Ado About Nothing

September 20th, 2017 (No Comments)

When the team at Vanish, photographer Amber Lynn Walker and I decided to take the leap on last month’s controversial cover photo, we knew it might ruffle some feathers. But nothing could have prepared me for what actually happened. I was sitting in magic central at the Melbourne Magic Festival between shows when it all […]

The tyranny of tiny bottles!!

April 18th, 2017 (No Comments)

Today was all about bubble show decluttering! For many years I have been doing bubble shows. Often I will pick up a few fun new bubble tools to test out, which all will inevitably come with a bottle of a tiny bottle of bubble solution. All these little bottles just go straight in a box […]

Circus Workshop: Fun, Effective In-School Programs in Calgary & Edmonton

April 13th, 2017 (No Comments)

Program directors are always looking for exciting new in-school programs that will appeal to the whole school, whether it’s K-6, Jr High or High School while fitting in their often limited budget. I really think that circus workshops can be one excellent solution. Just yesterday Cynthia Engelbracht, Programing Coordinator at WO Mitchell School commented that […]

Hiring Magicians for Grown-ups – Corporate Magic Shows for Adults

April 4th, 2017 (No Comments)

When some people think of a magician, the image that immediately comes to mind is that of a lanky teenage kid in an ill-fitting top hat doing tricks for kids. Although I myself have seen a number of these performers, I have also seen rooms of adults gasping in wonder at the spectacular magical talents […]

6 Tips for Booking a Fire Show / Fire Dancers

April 4th, 2017 (No Comments)

If you are looking to make a big splash at your next event, you want something high energy, dramatic and fun. Depending on your theme a fire show might be the perfect answer – but where do you start? I am a fire performer with fifteen years of experience in the industry, and I’m here […]

Doing Close-Up Magic in Banff & Calgary

March 26th, 2017 (No Comments)

I just love performing walk around magic at events. Magic is a universal language that brings everyone together with laughter and astonishment. People are so intrigued and willing to be amazed. I feel so lucky that this is my job. Book a walk Around Magician in Calgary, Banff or Edmonton.

Tossing Business Cards, Notes, & Manuals – Minimalism

March 25th, 2017 (No Comments)

When it comes to notes, instruction manuals, business cards and really anything else with a potentially useful bit of information, I had the worst sorting habits for years. I refused to get rid of any scrap of potentially useful information for fear I would be at a loss without it. However, since I did such […]

Tossing my Bills & Recipts – Minimalism

March 23rd, 2017 (No Comments)

After tossing all my membership and loyalty cards, the next thing to downsize was the pile of business receipts and bills that had been accumulating for years. Every little write-off since I started the company years ago, I was overwhelmed. In just 3 days, I use 3 killer tools to climb out of the pile […]

Tossing my Loyalty & Membership Cards – Minimalism

March 22nd, 2017 (1 Comment)

I’ve spent a lot of time today getting on top of my paper clutter by creating clear management systems for everything from mail to loyalty cards. This has been a huge relief and I want you to experience the same freedom I am now enjoying. All you need to get started is a smartphone and […]

A Moral Dilemma – Article Published in Vanish Magazine

February 4th, 2017 (2 Comments)

There is no denying that the history of entertainment includes some really messed up stuff. Sure, we’ve had our Shakespeares and Mozarts; but at various times, we were also gaga over gladiator battles, cockfights, bear baiting, and the cringe-worthy tradition of blackface and minstrel shows. With all the progress we’ve made moving toward nobler forms […]