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Jarred Fell - Mayhem of Magic

1)How did you get the name of your show this year?
Was a funny situation actually.. I had just done a gig at the Classic on Queen St and I went outside after the show and this guy out of know where came up to me and said  "The king of Mayhem" and I didn't know what to say to this guy..then I sat down to write this show and the name and I didn't want it to have a name like a normal magic show then that popped into my mind so I went along with that Name " Mayhem of Magic"

2)Tell us your favourite punchline
Um..would have to be my opener line which I'm sure everyone has heard now since I ain't changed it since I started hahaha umm.."I come from a family of Magicians, when I was 6 my dad vanished with a poof" Yea corny but it works ha.

3)  What's been your best heckle?
It was the late show at The Classic , everyone was drunk and a guy at the back stood up and yelled " I'll cut you"

4)What was your response?
" What, in half? I'm the magician not you so sit down, shut up ...and we all know your gonna disappear with a poof later too"...Yea I was shit scared of this guy but I knew if I had the audience behind me then he'll shut up. Luckily the audience turned on him .

5) What's the craziest thing you've ever bought on TradeMe?
Probably a Betty Boop statue

6) Aside from yourself, who would you kill to see at this year's festival - and why?
Um..that's a tough one because there is just a great line up of acts...Wayne Brady..I love improv comedy and I think it's a totally different art form in its self .. would actually love to see Ben Hurley's new show as he's been overseas a lot and tells great comedy.

7) What was the last film you watched?
88 Minutes , Al Pacino's new movie, a thriller, on dvd of course. I recommend seeing it

8)What was the one question you were glad you weren't asked on this questionnaire?
When did you start in magic and comedy..everyone ask's that ahhhhhhhh

9)What's the one question we should have asked?
Haha possibly who's my favourite comic or act..then I would of responded with- Steve Martin and Tommy Cooper.


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