|If you want to learn Diabolo, you should own this DVD.
Magic Geek, Inc. has outdone itself once again with the production of the most complete DVD on Diabolos ever compiled!
About Timothy Ellis:
Somewhere between the Erie Canal and Niagra River, Timothy Ellis began his Diabolo Career. Already an avid manipulator of props, Ellis shifted his intense focus on the ancient Chinese toy in 2005. Thousands have already learned from Ellis in seminars and festivals. And now it's your turn.
This DVD Includes:
Each section features four different ways to learn: in-studio explanations, slow-motion examples, visual diagrams, and real-world demonstrations.
- The Basics: How to start you diabolo, how to keep it spinning and how to make corrections.
- Accelerations: Exciting ways to get your diabolo spinning fast. Real fast!
- Throws & Catches: Cool ways to get your diabolo into the air and catch it with finesse.
- Body Work: Make the diabolo jump over your leg, arm, foot, even both arms at the same time.
- String Tricks: From the basic String Climb to Trash's Web, get the string into the action and really wow your audiences.
- Starts & Finishes: A Collection of the most awesome ways to get into and out of your diabolo routines.
- Grinds: Whether you spin it on your stick or your finger, these off-string feats are sure to get people excited.
- Suns: Takes you through the most basic Sun tricks to the very impressive and very advanced.
- Suicides: Goes over the different ways you can let go of a stick and re-catch it, without losing your diabolo.
- Genocides: Let go of a stick, throw the diabolo, catch the diabolo, catch the stick, and keep on spinning.
- Excalibur: Turn your diabolo tricks on their side... literally.
- Two Diabolos: The most complete explanation of two diabolo tricks available. Learn the Basic Shuffle, to Vortexes, all the way to Suicide Sprinkler Exits. And a Special Features section with Audio Commentary on selected footage by Ellis and some of the Magic Geek Crew.
This DVD builds confidence in beginners, giving them a robust foundation to build on. Intermediate and advanced diaboloists will find a challenging collection of stunts never before broken down is such detail.
Running Time Approximately: 1hr 41mins