The Handlock

By far the most common 'test' is the hand lock. Always use this when you have a big audience. It is undeniably the most common because it is the simplest way of convincing them. It's tried tested and, the reason we all use it it works Basically you will 'stick' their hands together, fingers interlocked, using simple suggestion. There is only one way of doing this effectively. Begin by explaining exactly what you are going to do and what the outcome will be. Most importantly, show them. Tell...

What Is Stage Hypnosis

Stage Hypnosis is the public demonstration of the effects of hypnotic suggestion on an individual. According to British law that is. This is never more obvious than when accepting suggestions given by the stage hypnotist. I have seen homophobes quite happily trying to seduce members of their own sex. Introverted and normally self-conscious people, who wouldn't take their Mac off on a beach, quite happily stripping to their underwear and sometimes, although never deliberately in my shows, beyond...