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
The latest episode of “M for Magic” features something very different from previous episodes. Ning & I opened with the allied art of fire stunts and Larry the Daredevil Magician performs a signature escape known as “The Trap Box”. Fly … Continue reading
Check out the latest episode of “M for Magic”! It features two young magicians Darren (the youngest of the group) and Maya! They performed for Fly Artiste Caroline Cheong and did some interesting effects. Ning & I did a “themed” intro … Continue reading
This week, the young magicians got a taste of more media opportunities with various media outlets. Interviews have been done with 98.7FM, 93.3FM, Rediffusion, The New Paper and Safra online media. Yesterday, The New Paper article came out featuring Matthew … Continue reading
Episode 4 for the new online magic series “M for Magic” is online! This episode was shot a Scape in Orchard and Ning & I presented a cool (literally) piece of magic. Featured in the episode is Harapan Ong and … Continue reading