What is the Monk's Way? It's an approach to developing methods that places the audience's psychology foremost. That is, taking into consideration what an audience sees and what they sense.
What one will not find on this DVD is the next slick (but ultimately forgettable) move. Instead, Steve shows how he uses all aspects of a performance to cause the audience to trick themselves into believing they've seen real magic.
Are some of these techniques bold? Yes. Will they work under test conditions? Absolutely.
Some of the subject covered:
- Choreography and Blocking
- Inattentional Amnesia
- Mental Spin
- Emphasis and De-emphasis
- Methodological Construction