About this Blog
This blog details the "backstage business" of professional illusionist, illusion designer, author & show producer, J C Sum.
It also explores how creative & artistic individuals can position themselves to be commercially successful in their respective fields.
Whether you are an entertainer, film-maker, designer, musician, artist, actor or animator, this blog strives to offer insights based on the art, science and business of one of Asia’s most commercially successful practitioners of the magic arts.
Monthly Archives: May 2009
Thanks to Wayne once again for picking us up for your featured news! About.com joins the rest of the prominent international magic news websites to report on “The Impossible Record”.
Although my blog primarily focuses on backstage business and magic, one of my most popular posts was about my Optimus Prime Transformers toy collection. You can view it here. The new Transformers movie is coming out real soon so the … Continue reading
More international magic media have picked up on our announcement of “The Impossible Record”! Check out for the full updated list in a previous blog entry here. Thanks to “Inside Magic” for picking up our story and adding their fun … Continue reading
As part of National Family Celebrations 2009 organized by the National Family Council and supported by the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports, Singapore’s only magic attraction, “Ultimate Magic” will be offering a special family day package on four … Continue reading
Ning & I will be in a celebrity feature for Jun 2009 issue of T3 Magazine (gadget/ tech mag) and we squeezed in the photoshoot for the feature on Monday, in between our Singapore River Festival press conference (for “The Impossible … Continue reading
Besides mainstream media, magic media outlets around the world are also picking up on “The Impossible Record” – 15 Illusions in 5 Minutes! As mentioned previously, MagicSeen from the UK will be flying down to cover “The Impossible Record” as well … Continue reading
Response has been tremendous to our announcement of “The Impossible Record”. Thanks so much every one for your comments, emails and text messages! We really appreciate it. Last year’s “The Impossible Journey” was shown on the news segment of Channel … Continue reading
Mark your calender! The most exciting magic event of 2009 will take place on 27 Jun 2009, Sat @ 9.30pm. The Singapore River is the place to be that night because there will be so many things going on as … Continue reading