98 entries in Cup / Cups & Balls / One Cup & Chop Cup Routines
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Clement de Lion Ein Würfelkunststück die vanishes in dice cup and reappears, match stuck inside cup to keep the die in place Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 143
Tommy Vanderschmidt Gone Ball ball vanishes from under cup and appears in pocket, then ball penetrates handkerchief The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 278) 1111
"Senator" Clark Crandall "Senator" Clark Crandall's Cup and Balls one cup and three balls, no magnetRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 39
Dai Vernon Ball, Cone and Handkerchief Related toVariations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 197
Edward Marlo Chop Cup Idea using an additional magnet The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 366) 292
Phoa Yan Tiong Rice Bowl and Balls two final loads under bowl The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 310
Arthur Setterington Joe Smith - Hypnotist paper ball travels from pocket to under cup, the third time it changes color The Joe Smith Mysteries 6
Dan Tong Cup & Three Balls three phase routine, see p. 200 for referenceRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 174
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen One Cup - Two Balls chop cup, two large balls as climax The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 130
David Berglas, Lewis Ganson, Ralph W. Hull The Master Move For 'The Homing Ball' moves for ball and cone The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 182
Kirk Stiles Cop Out one-cup routine performed on left hand, using silk and second cup The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 11) 279
Dai Vernon Ball, Cone and Handkerchief Expanded Lecture Notes 18
Steve Spillman 39c Routine chop cup with Oriental ceramic cup The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 26) 128
Fred Kaps, Larry Jennings Combination. Larry Jenning's One Cup-Three Ball & Chop Cup Routine Related to Fred Kaps Lecture 3
Don Nielsen Dice Cup dice chop cup, used for visual die through cupRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 821
Dai Vernon The Cone, Ball and Handkerchief short comments The First California Lecture 10
Frank Garcia The Soft Chop-Chop or You Don't Have to Be Chinese to Do This Trick chop cup routine with sponge balls, magnet in sponge The Encyclopedia of Sponge Ball Magic 173
Paul Harris Bayberry Bag Swindle chop cup routine with paper bag and paper ball loadsAlso published here The Magic of Paul Harris 3
Larry Jennings The Larry Jennings Chop Cup Routine Related toVariations Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 57
David Carré Impromptu Cup & Ball impromptu chop cup with a mug Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 6) 370
Barry Govan Cup and Ball Trio one cup and three balls, four phases Close-up Cavalcade Finale 121
Unknown Beer Can Routine bottomless beer can for cup and three balls (rolled-up bills) routine Close-up Cavalcade Finale 139
David Carré, Larry Jennings One Potato Two Patato Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 7) 543
Paul Harris, Looy Simonoff UnCanny chop cup routine with can which is resealed at the endVariations Las Vegas Close-Up 10
Karl Fulves Random Walk on Op-Trik, Bob Fitch, coin banks that look like cans, chop cup with dollar bill coneRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 24) 91
John F. Mendoza The Chop Cup The Book of John 105
Fred Kaps, Larry Jennings Kombination - Larry Jenning's Chop-Cup Routine mit einem Becher und drei Bällen Related to Fred Kaps Lecture 4
Mark Wilson Introduction The Chop Cup Book 1
Mark Wilson The Cup The Chop Cup Book 3
Mark Wilson The Simplex Routine The Chop Cup Book 5
Mark Wilson A Simplex Variation with color changing ball The Chop Cup Book 17
Mark Wilson The Final Load from lap The Chop Cup Book 25
Mark Wilson The Multiplication Cup ball multiplies into 4 balls during routine The Chop Cup Book 31
Mark Wilson One Cup - Three Balls The Chop Cup Book 57
Earl Nelson The Nelson Chop Cup Routine The Chop Cup Book 71
Alan Wakeling The Pseudo Cup ungaffed cup, with sponges The Chop Cup Book 87
John F. Mendoza "Big Load" Technique for chop cup, dice stacking, ... Close-up Presentations 23
John F. Mendoza On the Solid Block Climax to chop cup type routines Close-up Presentations 79
Allan Hayden One-Cup Routine ungaffed cup Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 11) 417
Barry Govan Las Vegas Dice one cup routine using dice instead of balls Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 629
Frank Garcia The Chop Cup Revisited using three different colored balls The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia — Part II 51
Bob Follmer The Orange Chop chop cup with juice can Fork Full of Appetizers 54
John Brown Solidarity idea for Solid Cup Routine, apparently filling cup with milk Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer)) 16
Edward Marlo Bill, Egg, and Glass bill vanishes and reappears under paper-covered glass, egg appears, vanishes, bill reappears in egg Arcane (Issue 9) 111
Roy Baker The Big Clock Produce large ringing alarm clock at the end of a Chop Cup routine Baker's Capers 29
Michael Ammar Beenie Weenie chop cup routine with can which is resealed at the endInspired by Encore III 36
Meir Yedid The Other Side Of Time chop cup routine with spaceship patter, toy spider finale Off the Wall 4
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Instant Chop Cup with bottomless spray can, becomes real spray can as climax Lecture Magic 32
David Roth Revised Chop Cup Routine seated The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 21
Bill Brodersen No-Magnetic Chop-Cup Routine Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 958
Curtis Kam Coffee & Dough using mug and crumpled bills Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 9) 961
Gerald Deutsch "Watch" the Bill/Cup coffee cup, wrist watch final load, see page 1092 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 1064
Danny Korem New Wave Chop Cup stand-up routine, with silk, deceptive loads Korem without Limits 52
Martin Lewis Dice Propagation Chop Cup routine with dice, dice change color, produce large dice, final load is lots of small dice Martin's Miracles 133
Larry Jennings Single Cup & Balls Routine Related to The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 249
Karrell Fox "Imprompchop" ungaffed, rolled-up bill in any cup For My Next Trick... 15
John Carney Cup and Bill Routine chop cup routine with bill and coffee cup, lemon appears, bill inside lemon Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 1
Ron Wilson The Uncanny Chop Cup with cardboard coffee cup, glass and handkerchief, drink appears as final load The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 78
Finn Jon The New Theory Chop Cup Spectacle 111
John Bannon Chop2 Impossibilia 66
John Carney Fruit Cup chop cup routine with bill and coffee cup, lemon appears, bill inside lemon Carneycopia 98
Thomas Hierling Not Another Chop Cup Routine Hardcore 40
Stephen Tucker For Whom the Bell Tolls cups and balls with disjointed bell, clapper vanishes and appears attached inside bell New Close-Up Lecture 7
Arturo de Ascanio, "Senator" Clark Crandall, Santiago de la Riva El Juego del Cubilete longer routine, jumbo balls finish La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 4 150
Scotty York My Lady's Teddy Bear with three olives and a coffee cup, lemon and teddy bear as final loads For Your Eyes Only 51
Paul Gertner Tea Party chop cup with tea bag and cup, loose tea as final load Steel and Silver 125
Dan Tong One Cup and Balls one cup and three ballsRelated to Close-Up File 119
Jerry Mentzer Chop Cup an Balls one cup and three ballsInspired by Close-Up File 126
Jerry Mentzer Magnet Gimmick finger palmed/clipped Close-Up File 132
R. Paul Wilson Lean Chop practical Chop Cup RoutineAlso published here The Little Black Book 17
Chad Long Playing With Doh chop cup routine with play doh container The Lost Cheesy Notebooks — Volume Two 17
John Riggs Solipsist Cup and Ball Routine ball, wand and cup, different loads then solid cup ending The Magic of John Riggs 5
John Riggs Further Thoughts on Cups and Balls The Magic of John Riggs 10
R. Paul Wilson Lean Chop Also published here Chaos Theories 41
Tommy Wonder, Bob Stencel Chop-Cup Load loading technique The Books of Wonder - Volume 2 94
Jim Steinmeyer, Paul Harris, Looy Simonoff Uncanny chop cup routine with can which is resealed at the end The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 225
Paul Harris The Bayberry Bag Swindle chop cup routine with paper bag and paper ball loadsAlso published here The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue The Magic of Paul Harris) 63
Michael Fesenmeier Sphere, Cone and Stone ball and cone routine, with big stone as surprise Trephine 121
Rainer Pfeiffer, Helge Thun, Manuel Muerte The Fruit Cups two-cup routine with two different colored balls The Book 35
Mike Gallo The Shaker Neal Prete prop, salt shaker chop cup The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1473
Stephen Bargatze Chops and Balls humorous chop cup routine with a gun, baseball and turnip The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 70) 1475
James Swain, Larry Jennings Larry Jennings' Famous Chop Cup Routine new handlingInspired by 21st Century Card Magic 149
David Regal My Best Friend Chop Cup routine involving mice under a cup, appearing cheese and final load of lots of fake mice Close-Up & Personal 90
David Acer, Richard Sanders The Time Machine chop cup presentation Natural Selections — Volume II 180
David Acer The Chop Mug and Creamers coffee mug and creamers for chop cup routine, only the idea Natural Selections — Volume II 181
Helge Thun Easy Chop Cups and Balls one of the three cups is a chop cup Faustdick hinterm Schlitzohr 25
David Ben Worse Habits cups & balls with a cigarette paper and a bottle cap Tricks 23
Jay Sankey The Chop Suey Subterfuge Ball travels into cup held by spectator during Chop Cup routine Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Sankadelic Magic) 60
Miguel Aparicio Variaciones del Cono y la Bola with handkerchief, variationsInspired by La Magia Española del Siglo XX 187
Ron Bauer Introduction on the Chop Cup and different cup styles The Complete Don Alan's Chop Cup 1
Don Alan The Complete Don Alan's Chop Cup The Complete Don Alan's Chop Cup 6
Don Alan Don Alan Chop Cup Loading Technique The Complete Don Alan's Chop Cup 20
Don Alan The Big Bang chop cup loading technique with bang on table The Complete Don Alan's Chop Cup 25
Karl Fulves Abridged Version cups and balls routine outline for standup, using first three then two then one cups Prolix (Issue 4) 219
Trevor Lewis Commecial Chop Chup Routine routine, two large loads, eyeball Routines Matter 59
Tom Stone Conic Relief ideas and sequences for Dai Vernon's "Ball, Cone and Handkerchief"
- The Cone as a Holdout
- The Cone as a Servante
- Combinations
- Vernon's Basic Vanish
- Changes
- The Surprise Load
- Extending it Outward
Related to Vortex 141
Patrick Page The Mini-Money Miracle rolled-up bill travels under cup, then stack of coin appears under cup Magic Page by Page 251
Joaquín Matas Los Cubiletes de Vernon "Tuneados" with three cups, one chop cupInspired by A Fuego Lento — Volumen I 253