Stage illusion

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Stage illusions are large-scale magic tricks. As the name implies, stage illusions are distinct from all other types of magic in that they are performed a considerable distance away from the audience, usually on a stage, in order to maintain the illusion.[1] Stage illusions usually use large props and may involve the use of assistants or large animals.[2] Examples of stage illusions include sawing a woman in half and Lady-to-Tiger.

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  1. ^ Hopkins, Albert A. Magic: Stage Illusions, Special Effects and Trick Photography. Dover Publications. 1990.
  2. ^ Wilson, Mark. Mark Wilson's Complete Course in Magic. Running Press Kids. 2003.