Tony Corinda's landmark work, 13 Steps To Mentalism, is widely considered to be the mentalist's bible. In this comprehensive DVD series, modern-day master Richard Osterlind performs dynamic effects from each step of Corinda's seminal work in front of a live audience. Then, along with co-host Jim Sisti, digs deep into the principles and concepts that make this material so strong and timeless. This DVD set ably demonstrates why Corinda's 13 Steps To Mentalism will always be a fundamental and substantial part of any mentalist's education.
DISC 1 Introduction to Corinda's 13 Steps to Mentalism Step One - Swami Gimmick Introduction Discussion of the Book Swami Gimmick - Discussion An Opening Effect A Stage Effect Dartboard Prediction A First Class Newspaper Effect Matches or Cigarettes A Close-Up Quickie Living and Dead Step Two - Pencil, Lip, Sound and Muscle Reading Introduction The Spectator as the Telepathist Just Chance (Impromptu) Ghost Deck Sujan Location Muscle Reading - Discussion
DISC 2 Step Three - Mnemonics and Mental Systems Introduction The Amazing Memory Test A Day For Any Date Extraction of Cube Roots Magic Square Knight's Tour Simple Card Systems
DISC 3 Step Four - Predictions Introduction What is a Prediction? - Discussion Predictions, Billet Knives, Pencils, and Indexes - Discussion A Million to One The Â£75,000 Test Astronomical The Third Choice The Prophesy Hanging Prediction Step Five - Blindfold and X-Ray Eyes Introduction S ightless Vision Act Impromptu Test (performance only) Mental Masterpiece (Fogel's Newspaper Prediction)
DISC 4 Step Six - Billets Introduction Billets - Discussion Center Tear Jaks' Crystal Locket Three Little Questions Great Minds Think Alike Step Seven - Book Tests Introduction A Classic Swindle My Word A Lesson in Mentalism The Missing Link The Crossword Puzzle
DISC 5 Step Eight - Two-Person Telepathy Introduction Two-Person Telepathy Step Nine - Mediumistic Stunts Introduction Mediumistic Stunts Cold Hand Zarkamorta II Spirit Slates Step Ten - Card Tricks Introduction Photo Memory Incredible Slate Test Teleprognos Birds of a Feather Blind Coincidence Two Minds Before Your Very Eyes
DISC 6 Step Eleven - The Question and Answer Act Introduction The Question and Answer Act Step Twelve - Publicity Stunts Introduction Publicity Stunts - Discussion Step Thirteen - Patter and Presentation Introduction Patter and Presentation - Discussion