Magician and Genii Magazine/GeniiOnline owner Randy Pitchford has been practicing his craft for years, but everyone has to get their start somewhere. In the first part of our seven part interview with Randy, he talks about the beginnings of a life in magic, from his relation to the Great Cardini, to his college days working in a magic shop in Los Angeles and joining the Academy of Magical Arts and performing at the Magic Castle.
For more clips from the interview, check out the links below:
Part four: On the two kinds of magicians
Part five: On curating his social media experience
Part seven: Randy Pitchford's first time at the Magic Castle