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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.
Tag Archives: Hans Klok
As part of the launch of “Behind the Illusions” and all the major updates to www.illusionbooks.com, here is Episode 3 of a 3-part series. “How to be a Superstar Illusionist” (20min) Show contents include: – First Steps for New Illusionists or Seasoned … Continue reading
“Box Jumper” refers to a magician’s assistant, typically female. As the female assistant regularly jumps in and out of illusion props (boxes), the name “Box Jumper” became a nickname. Hans Klok is one of my favourite illusionists in the world … Continue reading
In media interviews, we often get asked who our favourite illusionists are. Naturally, due to limited space or time, we never get to go into any great details. So, I thought I would share my favourite illusionists to watch. This list … Continue reading
On 28 Jun 2009, 1216hrs, Channel News Asia featured “The Impossible Record” as their main entertainment feature! It is heartening to see our local media support a homegrown magic event. This is our first hard news media feature on our … Continue reading
This is a follow-up to the entry I made a few days ago which turned out to be a very popular read. Thanks for your emails and feedback on the piece. I should first clarify that my observations were made based … Continue reading