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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: Straight Jacket Escape
Yesterday, we filmed two acts for the final taped segment of our 60min 3D TV Magic Special. The first act was a spiker illusion performed with a spectator while surrounded by a 100 people. The location was at the bottom … Continue reading
We have been prepping the mega escape stunt that will be filmed on Sunday night with a live audience. Particular attention has been made to the technical aspect of the escape. There are two important elements that make this stunt spectacular … Continue reading
This Sunday, 27 Mar 2011, from 7pm – 11pm, I will be attempting a mega escape as part of the 3D TV Magic Special commissioned by the Media Development Authority. Reminiscent of Ning’s “Inversion” stunt from 2009, I will attempt … Continue reading
Local media continues to support our mega magic projects Singapore’s national newspaper, “The Straits Times”, has picked Ning’s “Inversion” escape stunt as the Top Pick of things to do this weekend! We are expecting a decent crowd to come down … Continue reading
Concept:Magic’s latest comedy escape magician “Larry the Escape Guy” has a brand new promo video. It is a little teaser of what to expect from his show. Watch his brand new video below or on YouTube here. Larry is steadily … Continue reading
After our two “Ultimate Magic” shows, Ning, Ade and myself dropped by a community event where Larry was scheduled to perform. This was the first time we could actually see Larry live in performance due to our daily performance schedule. … Continue reading