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.
Tag Archives: Magic Lecture
This is Part 2 of our 5-week/ 25-city Europe Magic Tour. Read Part 1 here. Day 17 Ning: When strangers and new friends ask me what I do, I politely tell them that J C & I are traveling gypsies. … Continue reading
From 4 Nov to 8 Dec 2012, Ning & I embarked on a first-ever 5-week magic tour in Europe that saw us perform, lecture and appear on the top variety TV show, “Le Plus Grand Cabaret Du Monde”, in France. … Continue reading
Our 3 Sides of Magic Europe Tour is less than 2 weeks away and we have been hard at work prepping not just for the tour but a TV taping and other shows taking place around the same time. We … Continue reading
9 hours after we touched down in Singapore from Italy, we left for Indonesia where we presented our “3 Sides of Magic” lecture in Jarkata, Bali and Surabaya. This was our second major appearance in Indonesia. Our first appearance was … Continue reading
Our “3 Sides of Magic” lecture in Singapore was held this past weekend. It has been a busy week with so much going on that I never had a chance to blog about it. Well, the lecture has made the … Continue reading
In 2012, Ning & I will embark on an unprecedented lecture tour covering countries and cities in Asia, Europe and the US. This will be in between our existing shows and projects! The brand new lecture is entitled “3 Sides of … Continue reading
Things have been quiet on the blog-front because of all the work I’ve been tied up with the behind-the-scenes business-front. I’ve been working on a couple of mega illusion pitches, more effects for TV, corporate shows and ironing out final … Continue reading