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Gavin Hooper is The Fun Hypnotist

Lose the Myths, Build the trust

There’s an old proverb that says, “When the student is ready the teacher will appear.” And for  comedy stage hypnotists, those teachers often appear in the form of audiences present at hypnosis shows and hypnotic demonstrations.  As such, it’s very much to our benefit to listen to what our “teachers” are telling us. As a…
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April 8, 2014 0

Relax I’m a Professional

You have probably heard the term ignorance is bliss right? Well it’s true, people can say or write whatever they like (including me) but that doesn’t mean all the facts have been checked or are correct. I’ve been working with hypnosis for more than 20 years, I think it’s a fascinating field, and no I…
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March 17, 2014 0

Butterfly Effect, the roll it takes on.

It’s truly amazing how the actions of just one person, can have such a profound effect on so many. While sitting in my cabin aboard the ship, I had time to contemplate and reflect upon; just how connected we are to one another.   While sailing toward Honolulu, a woman leapt from the railing into…
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November 20, 2013 0

MAN OVERBOARD

Well today, is a first for me, in all the years of performing aboard cruise ships I’ve never heard “MAN OVER BOARD” unless it was a drill. Today at 1pm, a guest entertainer reported seeing a woman on the wrong side of the railing, and then jump off. We (the ship) have been circling for 2.5…
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November 14, 2013 0

Nature is Awesome!

Nature is Awesome! Click on the words (Nature is) This clip has nothing to do with hypnosis…or does it? I was mesmerized, completely captured while watching it. Enjoy


September 29, 2013 0

Creepy Hypnotic Headline

Hypnosis Robbery Has Russian Police Entranced; Mystical Mischief or Simple Stupidity? Now here is a funny article that caught my eye! Did it catch yours?  What struck me as funny about this article was not so much the headline, but rather the NY hypnotists remarks in the article. She was claiming that the Teller who gave up the…
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September 12, 2013 0

Boost your companies morale now with comedy hypnotist

Recently I have spoken with several medium to large size companies (Owners & Managers) who said that they don’t have Christmas parties with music and or live entertainment for their employees, because they don’t want one. When I asked about the companies turn over rate I was told it was “Average” what ever that might…
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April 15, 2013 0

Dry Grad / Safe Grad 2013

The 2012 grad was a lot of fun, but with 2013 just around the corner, schools and parents are already gearing up for the next round of grad events; organizing and hosting fundraisers, bottle drives, fashion shows and silent auctions to name just a few of the activities going on to raise the money required…
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November 20, 2012 0

Tentative vs Confirmed.

Tentative. Not fully worked out, concluded, or agreed on; uncertain, or hesitant. Confirmed. To make valid or binding by a formal or legal act; ratify. I’ve had a couple of people very disappointed recently, no not in me or my show; simply an unfortunate misunderstanding, where a group who wanted me to perform at their…
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October 29, 2012 0

Hypnosis gone awry….

We have all read or heard about the article where a “hypnotist” had several people not wake from the trance state at a safe grad in Québec , and the young (20 year old) hypnotist had to call in his trainer/mentor to help wake the students 4 hours after the show. This is another case…
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June 16, 2012 0