How to find a mentalism course in Canada and become one of the hottest trends in entertainment
Mentalism is a hot topic right now. If you become a mentalist entertainer, you could be wowing audiences with your mentalism tricks. So this article is about a mentalism Course in Canada.
If you want to become the next Bobby Motta of Canada. If you're looking to become a mentalism performer: You will need to find a course to take to perfect the art of mentalism. Mentalism courses in Canada (or anywhere in the world for that matter) are few an far between. So consider reading loads of mentalism books, read websites like this one and consider the Master Mentalism Course too.
Who are the famous Canadian mentalists to emulate?
One of the top Canadian mentalists around today is Bobby Motta. Bobby Motta has been described as one of the top mentalists on the planet, by the New York Times.
If you want to see one of his shows to get a feel for his style, he has performed in Toronto with his show called Cryptic.
For a Q & A session with Bobby Motta, take a look at this article in the Toronto Guardian: "Mind Reader and Mentalist Bobby Motta New Show CRYPTIC Now on in Toronto."
One question in this article results in a similar answer to famous mentalist Derren Brown. When asked the difference between a mentalist and a psychic, Motta replies: "Mentalism is an art used to create the illusion of mind reading and generally for the purpose of entertainment whereas psychics are frauds that claim what they are doing is real."
His favourite mind-blowing mentalism trick is a memory test using a dictionary. But also a mentalism trick that he considers to be more intense than people realise is the illusion of mind reading. But without any gimmicks or props.
Celebrities have been wowed or speechless after his performances. Celebrities that include Canadian singer Nelly Furtado, New Zealand actor Russell Crowe.
Also, American Actor Al Pacino said this: "What the F... just happened?, I will never forget this man for the rest of my life!"
Other Canadian mentalists to emulate
Another Canadian mentalist you can emulate is Haim Goldenberg. Goldenberg is an Israeli-Canadian and is a corporate entertainer.
He is host of the Canadian television series Goldmine. He has performed in major venues such as the City Playhouse, Laugh Resort and The Second City.
One other mentalist from Canada is Mike D'Urzo. He was the winner in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 of the 'Performer of the year' at the Festival & Events Ontario.
How to find a mentalism course in Canada
Now that you have a famous and well regarded Canadian mentalist to emulate, I hope that makes you more determined to learn the art off mentalism.
As for mentalism courses in Canada, you may be struggling on the ground. However, with the benefit of the internet, it doesn't matter where in the world you are.
If you are a budding mentalist, or just starting to consider becoming a mentalist performer, I suggest reading mentalism books, reading loads of mentalism websites just like this one. But also take a look at some online mentalism courses too.
Teach yourself the tricks of mentalism, but never under estimate the power of performing in front of people.
Going back to Canadian mentalist Bobby Motta, he puts it like this: "It’s easy to do a trick in front of a camera and post it on YouTube. To perform in front of a live audience is a whole other animal."
Performing either magic or mentalism is all about confidence. The only way to build confidence is to perform.
I hope you enjoyed this article about mentalism course in Canada…
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Have fun and enjoy your journey into learning how to become a mentalist!