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: Upcoming Projects
Creating any kind of mega stunt that will appeal to the mass public and appeal is difficult. We are lucky enough to have created 9 successful stunts that caught the eye of our regional media as well as the international … Continue reading
My lack of blogging entries is due to the fact that we have been traveling non-stop and preparing for subsequent projects during the days we are back in the studio. We have been out virtually every week since mid April … Continue reading
As you might have read or seen the promo material, Ning & I will be the closing act on 9 Jun 2012 at the International Magic Extravaganza at Subang Parade in KL, Malaysia. Read here for my previous entry on it … Continue reading
As one of the most prominent female magicians in the world in recent time, Ning has written a great article on working with female partners & assistants for magicians from a woman’s perspective. It is a great read, very insightful … Continue reading
Issue #2 of the newest magic magazine in town is now available for FREE download at http://www.vanishmagazine.com Ning & I were featured contributors from the first issue and this magazine has been read by thousands of magicians around the world. … Continue reading
Resorts World Genting is hosting the second “Superstars of Magic” that is produced by Malaysia’s top magic producer, David Lai. This year’s line up includes Sos & Victoria, Sos Jr & Tigran Petrosyan, Nestor Hato, Charlie Frye, Dean Gunnerson, Chipper … Continue reading
Ning & I will be the closing act on 9 Jun 2012 at the International Magic Extravaganza at Subang Parade in KL, Malaysia. While we have performed in Malaysia many times before, believe it or not, this will be our … Continue reading