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George Sands

George Sands

(New London, Connecticut: 27th February 1920 - 16th May 2006)

Born George Cohen. Self-taught and lessons from Abe Hurwitz in 1937. In teens worked as "Kanj-o", then as "Sandsational". Invented Sandsational Rope (1942), Ropesational, and Rope Warp. Demonstrator with Lou Tannen's 1939-42 and 1948 to machinist to salesman. In 1951 he and Hurwitz taught Bill Derman. Pro dealer (Sandsational Magic) from home in Phoenix, Arizona, since 1960s. Then semi-retired as dealer and lecturer.

Wrote 7 booklets including Sands' Improved Ropesational (1962) and 3 Sandsational Rope Effects. Tricks in New Phoenix, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Bat, Ibidem, Linking Ring, Genii, Coffee Break Chronicle, MUM, etc. Video.

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George Sands
Sandsational Rope by George Sands

An entire act performed with any piece of rope.

A rope routine that is out of this world. Completely explained in these illustrated directions. Broken down into ten, easy-to-master steps to make learning a breeze. Includes patter, so you can keep your audience in stitches throughout.

As used by many professionals. A natural for the entertainer who travels light, as all you need is rope and a pair of scissors. No magnets, rubber cement, snaps, tape, wires, black art, or other gimmicks to worry about. Use any rope.

"I recommend it without hesitation." - Bill Larsen

"Sandsational Rope is the single...

★★★★ $8
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