Fly Resurrection             

Magic Trick With A Fly

This fly trick is of medium skill level

Effect:

You are walking down the street and casually pick any spectator,.

You ask them to come with you to a nearby car and pick a dead fly off the windscreen.

You hold it in your hand, do a few passes with the other hand and appear to be really concentrating as the fly slowly comes back to life to the surprise of the spectator.

Preparation:

Freeze the fly.

Method:

You need to catch a fly and freeze it which puts it in a temporary coma, this can be done by swatting the fly hard enough to immobilise it then placing it in a small container in the freezer.

The fly then needs to be quickly taken to a suitable windscreen IN THE SHADE and placed there.

It is important that the car is in the shade to prevent the fly from defrosting too quickly.

Then go and find a spectator and take them back to the car which should appear to be randomly picked.

The heat of your hand will revive the fly which should soon start to move.

A lot of this trick is in the actions of you reviving the fly.

It may be necessary to practice how long it takes for the fly to revive itself.

Question: What do you call a fly with no wings?

Answer: A Walk.

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