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Dan Garrett

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Dan Garrett
BornDaniell Edward Garrett
Douglas, Georgia

Dan Garrett (b. 1951) is a Past National President of the S.A.M. (1994-1995) and M-U-M columnist ("Pandora's Box").


Garrett is a long time member of the Inner Magic Circle w/Gold Star. He also served several terms on the Board of Directors for FFFF, the Original Close-up Convention. He has lectured at numerous magic clubs since the mid 1970's. He sells many of his own effects and props under the name 'Dan Garrett Magic'.

Marketed Tricks

  • Professor Daydream (1976)


  • Teasers and Ticklers (Lecture Notes 1979)
  • Close-up Connivery Lecture #1 & #2 (1988-1989)
  • Garrett Does the U.K. (Lecture notes 1991)
  • Squeakeasy (1992)
  • Garrett in the USA (1993) - same content as "Garrett Does the U.K."
  • Southern Hospitality 0.4 (1995)
  • Dan Garrett's Top Ten (Lecture Notes 1997)
  • Wizard's Way (2002)
  • The Last Palindrome (2002)


  • Close-up Connivery (1991)
  • Over the Rainbow (1992)
  • KidShow Konnivery (1993)
  • Cabaret Connivery (1995)
  • Grab That Pinhead (with Bob Sheets) (2008)

Books Published


  • M-U-M, Vol. 75, No. 6, November 1985, Dan Garrett Magician Of The Month, by David Goodsell, page 8
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 68, No. 9, September 1988, OUR COVER Dan Garrett by Phil Willmarth (With Carol Garrett), page 74
  • Magicana (New Zealand), Vol. 41, No. 238, February/March 1993, CONVENTION HEADLINER Dan Garrett, page 7
  • M-U-M, Vol. 84, No. 3, August 1994, DAN GARRETT, National President, 1994-1995, page 12
  • The Magic Circular, Vol. 97, No. 1041, April 2003, Tony Brook in Conversation with Dan Garrett, page 109
  • M-U-M, Vol. 100, No. 5, October 2010, 4F FILES, Fechter’s Finger Flinger Frolic, Dan Garrett by Steve Marshall, page 30
  • Dan Garrett — the Full Monty!

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