Mind Tripping Stories

Magic Castle in Hollywood California

We were at the Magic Castle in Hollywood California in November. We performed in the Palace of Mystery with some other wonderful performers. Oscar Munoz is a friend and we were thrilled to be working with him. He was our MC for the week and we had a lot of fun with him. David Charvet performed stage […]

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Performing for Our Troops

Most of you know that we, Christian & Katalina are both Veterans of the United States Army. When asked to perform for our troops overseas, we were delighted and jumped at the opportunity. So here we are in Kuwait not too far from Iraq. We were performing with two other magicians Jason Michaels and Michael Finney. It […]

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Favorite Part of the Mind Tripping Show

We love getting feedback on the show. Here is just a sample of the comments guests wrote after the show. Some of our favorites are: “The lying part. it was fun to lie to someone other than my parents”. – Our show is for teenagers and above so this was obviously from a teenager. What […]

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Reality Tricks Our Brains

Have you ever seen faces in the clouds or the outlines of animals on rocks? Of course. This is perfectly normal, says Rolf Dobelli in The Art of Thinking Clearly. The human brain, he explains, seeks patterns and rules, and, if it finds no patterns, it invents some. At the Mind Tripping team, we’re very […]

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Tricks of Perception are Mind Tripping

The comment “For those who believe, no explanation is necessary.  For those who do not believe, noexplanation will suffice” was made by the famous mentalist Joseph Dunninger, referring to performances by magicians and illusionists. Dunning died in 1975 at age 82, leaving modern-day audiences to ponder the nature of illusion. Teller (of the popular Penn […]

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Shambhala Music Festival

  Over the Indy 500 weekend, it was so much fun performing at the Hilton because of all the interesting people that we met. Two people, Jim and Neil, definitely stand out. Both are involved in a unique electronic music festival called Shambhala. First, the name is really cool. The history of Shambhala is that […]

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