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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: Singapore celebrity illusionists
It is official! Ning & I set our 3rd world magic record this evening! “The Impossible Challenge” saw us perform “50 Magical Productions in 5 Minutes”. Performed in front of a VIP audience of about 500 people as the closing … Continue reading
Check out the final images for our new publicity photos shot by celebrity photographer Joel Low. Our official duo promo photo. Ning’s solo promo shot. An artistic shot of Ning’s new “Double Strait Jacket Striptease”
While we have a fairly large bank of promo photos, we have used all of them in our various posters, publicity for mega illusions and media. It was also time for a new set to feature Ning’s current chic hairdo. So, … Continue reading
We will soon be heading back to Genting for “Superstars of Magic”. We have a truckload of illusions being brought up for the show consisting of 5 relatively large ATA flight cases. I will not spoil the surprise here as … Continue reading
We have been headlining on the Royal Caribbean Cruise Liners’ “Legends of the Sea” the past five weeks and had a fabulous time. Wifi was limited so I have not been able to update the blog as all available Wifi … Continue reading
Besides the extensive coverage of “The Mind Heist” in our local mainstream media, international magic media have also shared the mega illusion with magicians around the world. Yes, Magic.About.com released a post-event story on it here! Here are some of … Continue reading
Media coverage for our 9th mega illusion, “The Mind Heist” continues. This magic event has really struck a cord with the public and media alike as it has garnered tremendous interest. TODAY ran a story online as well as posted … Continue reading
Our world record-setting “The Mind Heist” is still getting media attention with a couple of post-event coverage articles. Thanks so much to xinmsn and omy for covering the mega illusion. Check them out by clicking on the images below!