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This magic class is designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary to perform basic magic. It will combine instructor presentation, step-by-step explanation, hands-on instruction, group practice sessions and individual performance. We recommend taking this course if you have little to no experience with performing magic. No experience required! All necessary materials and supplies are provided for you. Classes are held once per week for two hours.

Students who are not currently members of the AMA will receive a temporary student pass to The Magic Castle that is valid starting the first class date and will expire on the last class date of the semester. Student benefits, requirements, and restrictions can be found on our Magic University Information Page.

Please note: Enrollments may be cancelled or changed until 14 days prior to the class start date. If you are purchasing classes as a gift, it is your responsibility to inform us of the recipient name either during checkout or by emailing Late cancellations, transfers, name changes, etc. cannot be accommodated after the cancellation/change cut-off date. For additional information you may be required to know prior to your first class, please visit our Magic University Information Page.

INTRODUCTORY MAGIC (LEVEL ONE) introduces students to the basics of card and coin handling, as well as a host of key principles and effects. Instructors will focus on some of the following effects, including, but not limited to:

  • Spreading the cards
  • Overhand Shuffle
  • Riffle shuffle
  • Table Shuffle
  • Hindu Shuffle
  • Forces
  • Basic coin vanishes 
  • Entry-level mentalism
  • Ring on Rope
  • And much, much more!