There’s Chicago-style pizza and Chicago-style hot dogs, why not have a Chicago-style magic? Mark Toland tells GeniiOnline about the unique hybrid nature of Chicago’s magic scene, and tries to pin down the ineffable qualities that define it. He also explains how training as an actor drove the creation of his own personal magic style.
For the rest of our interviews with Mark, check out the links here:
Part one: Mark Toland explains how small town life and zero back-up plan made him a pro magician
Part three: Mark Toland’s theatrical approach to mentalism finds freedom within limitations
Part four: Mark Toland shares why the Magic Penthouse is a treat for performers and audience alike
Part five: Mark Toland tells the tale of his accidental TEDx talk