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.
Category Archives: J C’s Business
Our official website has been updated with all our recent projects and new shows for 2011. Clients, industry partners and fans can view our updated show information, photos and media features lists. There will be a couple more adjustments to … Continue reading
Not surprisingly about 25% of the readers of this blog are magicians, both professional and amateur as well as magic enthusiasts. With the revamp of the look of this blog, I have also created a page just for magicians and … Continue reading
The Straits Times LIFE! ran a half-page feature on us as well as the Explore Singapore! 2010 campaign. In the extensive article, it focused on “The Aerial Exit” mega illusion as well as highlighted a number of great activities as part … Continue reading
With a wide array of projects from close-up engagements, to illusion shows to our “The Aerial Exit” mega illusion, we have a great opportunity for one passionate and reliable individual for these 2 months! We are looking for someone who … Continue reading
It may seem quiet the last week or so on the blog front, but that is just the calm before the storm… I love our regular performing schedule for corporate & special events (we just did a great illusion show for … Continue reading
I did an unofficial count of the magic & illusion effects in our reportoire. We currently have 73 professional routines & presentations in our arsenal that we rotate in & out for corporate, special events and venues. That is actually … Continue reading
The title was just to get attention – don’t read too much into it… Haha! But, it is simply awesome! We were just told that an article was published in the local Chinese papers on how a Channel U’s “The … Continue reading
We were the headline performers for a FM Global Asia Pacific Conference Gala Dinner held at Rasa Sentosa Shangri-la tonight. Hossan Leong was also earlier on the event program that was hosted by Joe Augustin. Coincidentally, we were at Sentosa last Saturday for … Continue reading