Marucci, Peter: Real-Life Table Hopping
2001 Self-published
Softcover, stapled manuscript, 8.5x11", 20 pages
Real Life Table Hopping
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(From the author's page): "Real-Life Table Hopping: Everything you ever wanted to know about performing magic at tableside in restaurants and bars, from magicomedian Peter Marucci, who has been performing at tables and across the bar for more than 10 years. From how to get the job to how to approach tables to the act itself, this is everything you need to know to get into this lucrative field. All that - plus seven tricks that make up a working table act; tricks that have been proven in real-life situations hundreds of times. This is 20 pages of the most useful information you're likely to get."

Contents: (numbers are not page numbers)

1 Introduction
2 Getting the Job
3 Your Pitch
4 The Job
5 At The Job
6 Approaching The Table
7 The Act
8 Fifty-Two Chances
9 Pork 'n' Beans
10 Bugaboo!
11 Name That Magician
12 Common Cents
13 Froggy Went A-Courting
14 Two Hearts, One Card
15 The End (Justifies the Means)
16 Second Thoughts