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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.
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As part of the launch of “Behind the Illusions” and all the major updates to www.illusionbooks.com, here is Episode 3 of a 3-part series. “How to be a Superstar Illusionist” (20min) Show contents include: – First Steps for New Illusionists or Seasoned … 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
Check out the official logo for “The Aerial Exit”! The suspense continues to build… The full artwork will be released shortly. I’ve been receiving messages asking what exactly is “The Aerial Exit” all about. Here are a few of my … Continue reading
I’ve mentioned the hit US comedy “The Big Bang Theory” in previous entries. It is by the creator of “Two & a Half Men” and features an ensemble cast of geeks and a beauty. Season 1 & 2 are available … Continue reading
After weeks of discussions with TV producers and lots of brainstorming, we have almost finalized the magic & illusion ideas that we have developed for two TV shows. Both shows are completely different in nature and we will be bringing our brand … Continue reading
While our whole team has been busy with different shows for a variety of events this weekend, we are also gearing up for the announcement of our next BIG “STUNT” tomorrow at 12am. Ning & I are thrilled that our … Continue reading
As mentioned, we were working on a commemorative poster for my first mega illusion, which was also the first ever mega illusion to be staged in South East Asia. Our little collection of posters are now complete for all our … Continue reading