Written by Chuck Hickok

Work of Chuck Hickok

184 pages (Hardcover), published by Developmental Productions Press
Illustrated with photographs.
Language: English

(22 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Chuck Hickok Acknowledgements iii
Chuck Hickok Deidcation v
Barrie Richardson Foreword 1
Chuck Hickok Introduction 5
Chuck Hickok My Journey Toward Performing 7
Chuck Hickok Entertainment and Mentalism for Corporate Audiences 11
Chuck Hickok Eight Guidelines for Performing Mentalism to Corporate Audiences Guideline One: A Unifying Theme
Guideline Two: Believability
Guideline Three: Exclusivity
Guideline Four: Increasing Impossibility
Guideline Five: Multiple Moments of Amazement
Guideline Six: Innocent or Natural Props
Guideline Seven: Maximum Impact
Guideline Eight: A Likeable Persona
Chuck Hickok Three Kinds of Pre-Show Work on pre-show and preparations before a gig 45
Chuck Hickok My Opener: Einstein's Demise Related to 51
Chuck Hickok Demonstration Two: Triple Influence prediction of brand of a gum, postcard and line on newspaper article, on a a bannerRelated toVariationsAlso published here
  • Vibrations, Chuck Hickock
Chuck Hickok Demonstration Three: People Reading Plus five people draw something on cardboardInspired by 81
Chuck Hickok Demonstration Four: Books Galore using multiple books, different gaffed verisonsRelated to 87
Chuck Hickok Demonstration Five: Anything Can Be Learned spectator divines symbol, number and word from other spectator, dotted information 107
Chuck Hickok My Closer: Final Forecast prediction of multiple information to close show, in an envelopeRelated to 119
Chuck Hickok Hickok's Way-Ahead Envelope strategy for predictions in multiple envelopes 128
Chuck Hickok My Disclaimer 135
Chuck Hickok Three Bonus Demonstrations chapter intro 139
Chuck Hickok Bonus Demonstration One: Learning the Almost Impossible teaching the audience to say the alphabet backwards in five minutes 140
Chuck Hickok Bonus Demonstration Two: State of Mind flashcards with names of US states, one is named and on the back is name of spectator, different names on other cardsInspired by
  • Danny Laub & Gary Inglese's "The Dream" in "Magick" p. 1617.
Chuck Hickok Bonus Demonstration Three: Mega-Memory Miracle memorizing sets of mixed design / picture cardsInspired by
  • Bob Cassidy's "Memorized Deck Routine" in "The Art of Mentalism II"
Related to
Chuck Hickok Mega Memory Kicker cards which were not used are named, with picture / design cardsRelated to 170
Chuck Hickok Appendix - Confirmation Letter
- Presentation Requirements
- Introduction
- Checklist
- "Einstein's Demise" Handout
- "Learning the Almost Impossible" Handout
- Certificate
- Books and Supplies