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: Television
This has been an eventful week with several exciting projects taking shape for the rest of the year. We have been performing at high end corporate & special events including being featured performers for the AIC Financial Conference gala dinner … Continue reading
A few weeks ago, Biore issued a challenge to us to see if Ning could perform a stunning piece of street magic with their new sunblock product for females, Biore UV Aqua Rich. As the product is “invisibly light” after applying it, … Continue reading
Ning & I had the privilege of being seen on European TV just weeks apart from each other. On New Year’s Eve, we were featured on the world-famous “Le Plus Grand Cabaret Du Monde” in Paris. This is the second time to … Continue reading
If you read my previous entry here, you knew that we filmed for a couple of days for a Japanese variety TV show in Singapore. The show entitled “Itte-Q!” is one of the most popular variety shows in Japan and our episode … Continue reading
Besides the gala show for the “Masters of Magic” convention in Saint Vincent, the other project we were booked for in Italy was for a TV show that we filmed in Rome. The project is still hush hush so I can’t … Continue reading
Ning & I were on the first Singapore artistes/ illusionists to be booked for the famed French TV Show Le Plus Grand Cabaret. The special that aired on New Year’s Eve 2011 was the highest rated TV show of its … Continue reading