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  • Magician Max Maven Reads My Mind [VIDEO]

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    October 26, 2011 | 4:16 pm

    I’m sitting across from Max Maven at a tiny table in the parlor at the Magic Castle, and Maven – a legend in the magic world – is reading my mind.  I’m staring at his third eye as he’s preparing to intuit exactly what I’ve drawn on a card tucked into a tiny envelope,...

  • That Feeling

    By Reeva Hunter Mandelbaum

    March 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm


    Sometimes we look across the table and recognize -- as Plato describes -- our "own half." The one we know without knowing. And dinner becomes a date with destiny.

    For me that was Jon.

    It was stirring, magnetic, happy, primal, telepathic and more. We just fit. Hummed at similar...

  • Endangered Species

    By Charles Marowitz

    April 2, 1998 | 7:00 pm

    Rachel Rosenthal, her bald pate gleaming withsweat and her stark features grooved like gashes in alabaster, lookslike a female Erich von Stroheim -- who, let's face it, could himselfhave been a woman in drag. Short, stubby, Teutonic, and with the kindof wracked expression one...