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frankieacemagic
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I have a prop I bought some years ago. It's a large, plastic silk- screened card with a picture of a tree on one side and a Caterpillar on the other. I have the two apples it comes with: one whole and one with a bite taken out of it.

It's a children's themed Zone Zero, obviously, but I don't have the written instructions that came with it. I've also never seen it performed in terms of the final apple switch (Obviously the caterpillar takes a bite Smile

Does anyone have this prop, perform it, or know how I can find a copy of the instructions/suggested routine?

Thanks in advance!
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Well, you can get an old video of Jerry Andrus teaching Zone Zero and adapt it. There is a newer version of Zone Zero done with a lemon and lemonade you can buy or get the dvd for, but the name of the guy is blanking my mind.
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Thom Peterson performed this at his recent excellent lecture here in Tucson, Arizona

http://www.amazingguy.com/store/cheers.html

But NOT Zone Zero it Jerry Andrus Mylar Mystery
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Oh yeah, but I think Thom does some version of Zone Zero also for some other trick, I could be wrong.
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John Carney has done Zone Zero with a glass of lemonade production for years but I'm pretty sure he hasn't marketed it.
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In order to learn how to do zone zero you may have to re-buy Zone Zero and watch the Video and learn it.

The one I have has a VHS with it. Which I can not play it to watch it. No VCR player.
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It's on this set along with a ton of great info on other stuff:

https://www.mymagic.com/p/close-up-magic......-dvd-set

Now you can decide if you want to pay $80
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Https://boretti-shop.info

Check with boretti. A german kidshow he sellx it and I think it is his effect. The idea of the tree and apples.
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Thank you all for your help with this! I've seen some amazing Zone Zero performances. I was just wondering if anyone had any experience with this prop, specifically. There is one silent performance on YouTube, but it's pretty bare.

I really appreciate the references, everyone. And now watching lots of Andrus clips, Neznarf! Thanks for the help Smile
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