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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 Illusion Show
If you read my previous entry here, you knew that we filmed for a couple of days for a Japanese variety TV show in Singapore. The show entitled “Itte-Q!” is one of the most popular variety shows in Japan and our episode … Continue reading
We just returned from Genting, Malaysia for “Superstars of Magic” after 3 weeks. Look out for my entry on that as well as footage from our performance. We had a great run with the excellent cast & crew and received … Continue reading
In just a few hours time, Ning & I are headed up to Penang for our inaugural “3 Sides of Magic” lecture. We are really excited for that as we have a killer event planned. We just got back from … Continue reading
Yesterday night, I presented an illusion show for a Japanese client with all the guests flying in from Japan. As such, it was primarily a visual illusion show with little talking. We featured several large scale illusions and included elements to … Continue reading
We spent the last four days editing the video for “The Aerial Exit”. Several people have uploaded the mega illusion onto Youtube but only showed the actual vanish. We wanted to ensure that people who were not present at the live … Continue reading
Our mega illusion, “The Aerial Exit”, was covered by Apple Action News from Hong Kong. Check out the story they aired below:
The local media and international magic media were tremendously supportive of our latest mega illusion “The Aerial Exit”. For your interest, here is a consolidated list of all the media coverage we received for this project. “魔術師高空變走 5 個人”, Apple … Continue reading
Local media has covered “The Aerial Exit” quite extensively so it was great that international media from Taiwan also covered our mega illusion. Besides CTV Taiwan who covered our last few mega stunts, we were also featued on TVBS Taiwan TV … Continue reading