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show, they kind of think: next time I’m going to get up, if I knew it was going to be like that, I’m going to get up.”
Anyone can volunteer; however, Hale said people who did yoga, meditation and other mind techniques were the most susceptible to hypnosis.
“If anyone’s done that, I do find that they’re very good subjects because they’ve already got that experience of relaxing their mind,” he said.
Hale described being under hypnosis as a relaxing and dream-like process.
“I basically relax people’s mind so much that they start to focus almost laser-like on to the suggestion that I give them,” he said. “That little part of the mind that goes ‘why would I do that?’ or ‘why would this be happening’ is quiet so you focus on a suggestion so much that it starts to feel real.”
Hale said he was looking forward to doing more shows in the North West this month.
“I love it, it’s just so different,” he said. “I actually find the audience are very receptive. Everyone’s always up for it.”
“It’s always a lot of fun, I get a great response when I come up.”