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The power of sharing your secrets

Magicians live, because of our secrets, if everyone knew them, we would not be of any use in this life. Why, then, teach the secrets of magic? Carlos López the program director for Latin America, spoke on this subject, last summer in Costa Rica, where he had the opportunity to share our message in the middle of what he calls “one of the best events I have attended in my life”; Do Lectures Costa Rica. He also said of the event: “It was a wonderful experience. To find yourself in the middle of the jungle, surrounded by incredible people with …
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Carlos López of Magicians Without Borders in Do Costa Rica

Greetings from Bogota

Here is a photo from yesterday at Vista Hermosa Hospital for children.  Our team of Carlos Lopez of Connecting Smiles (clown, juggler, magician and entrepreneur) and Ryan Bart, (Fulbright scholar, magician and director of MWB’s project in Bogota, Colombia) performed for the hospital staff and the children for three hours delighting all of us. After a bowl of soup in a tiny restaurant on the dusty street across from the hospital we headed to Bella Flor and gathered with Ryan’s ten magic students.  We are collaborating with Bella Flor, a non profit organization working with at risk youth in the …
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