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.
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Even though it was a Sunday yesterday, I was in the studio preparing an illusion for a client for a project in the Middle East. When I reached home in the evening, I got a call from an SPH reporter … Continue reading
The team is currently preparing for a car launch happening next week but we also fitted into our schedule another public guest appearance to support another good cause at the end of the month. Ning & I have been booked to perform at … Continue reading
Besides our bread and butter corporate work, one of the interesting things we have planned for in the upcoming weeks/ months is something we have entitled “PROJECT 5/10″. Not to be confused with “Project 164″, which was our secret title … Continue reading
It was a hot afternoon outside Orchard Cineleisure and Ning & I were booked to make a special appearance for the official launch of the online portal (www.singapore2010odyssey.sg) of the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games. Even though it was a … Continue reading
We are in full swing preparing for our next BIG THING as well as brand new illusion show at St James Power Station in 3 weeks. This is a vastly different show from “Ultimate Magic” which we performed for 13 … Continue reading
Magicseen magazine is Europe’s largest magic magazine and we have been featured in several articles in the past. Both Ning & I have had individual features and our “The Impossible Record” world record act was also covered in the previous … Continue reading