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Living statue street performers levitate

Living statue street performers levitate

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Living statue street performers Living statue street performers in Europe have learned a new trick. Now they levitate. I’ve seen these floating swamis in…

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The Impersonator, by Ann Mann

The Impersonator: Double Duplicity, Innocence, Intrigue

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Film options for The Impersonator, by Ann Mann, are sure to be promptly snapped up. I’ve seen the film in my mind, so richly…

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TV studios today

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We did a lot of television these past few weeks, and I’m struck by the differences in studios and the effects on the interviews….

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On touring

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Bob and I are presently touring. It’s just three weeks across Canada—nothing long or exotic. We’re not roughing it, either. Well…15 cities in 21…

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Just For Laughs Comedy Tour of Canada

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Today is the third day of a three-week tour across Canada with Just For Laughs. This is a blast, and very different from my…

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Neither courteous nor honest

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“I loved your show.” Bob and I both had our mouths full of Roquefort and pears and sourdough croutons. We raced each other to…

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Covered woman in Iran

A visit to Iran

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Iran Bob Arno here, on our recent visit to Iran. The country has been in the news lately regarding the arrests of 30 persons…

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Pickpocket heaven at Oktoberfest

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Psychology is an integral part of a good cannon’s skill-set. He must be able to read the mark. More than one good pickpocket has…

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munich octoberfest pickpockets

Oktoberfest: Breasts, big beers, and Bavarian barf

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Called in to pickpocket goodies from the massive Munich Oktoberfest crowd, Bob and I, just back from Japan to do a show for Monsanto…

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David Avadon dead at 60

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David Avadon, a friend and associate of mine, died of a heart attack in a gym in Los Angeles. David was recently billed as…

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Hiring a professional thief

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Great feature article on Bob Arno in the March/April 2009 issue of American Entertainment Magazine. Full of quotes, reads like advertising copy. Terrible website,…

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Bob Arno in the news

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Bob Arno, the go-to guy on street scams, was on the NBC Weekend Today show on November 22. He was on Fox & Friends…

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Hoodwinked a success

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The Hoodwinked show tour was a resounding success. I’d like to credit the director, Jim Millan, for his vision and clever construction of the…

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Show of cons and scams

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Hoodwinked opened Tuesday night at the gorgeous State Theater in Easton, PA. It was the first show of our five-city east coast tour and…

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Paper interviews Bob Arno re Hoodwinked

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Theatrical pickpockets, con men seek to entertain and educate in …˜Hoodwinked’ Article in today’s Schenectady Daily Gazette

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In memory of Holger Enge

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How did I learn to become a pickpocket? That’s the most common question I get after my presentations and during television interviews. They want…

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See Bob Arno live

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Bob and I are proud to announce our mini East Coast tour this November. We’re excited to be doing a ticketed show, open to…

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Retail loss prevention

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The crotch-walk was demonstrated, just before a strip-tease, at the Virginia Retail Loss Prevention Conference last week. We do get to see some oddball…

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Chortle reviews Just For Laughs

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The UK comedy guide Chortle.co.uk reviewed the Just For Laughs Craig Ferguson Gala. The most interesting part of the review: The next act, Bob…

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Bob Arno just for laughs

Bob Arno in Just For Laughs

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Montreal, July 18—Hospital instead of curtain call for Bob Arno at the end of his performance in the televised Just For Laughs Gala, Friday…

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Hoodwinked, the show

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“If it weren’t onstage, it would be illegal” —The Montreal Gazette Montreal—Our new show, Hoodwinked, opened July 15 in the Gesù Theatre as part…

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