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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.
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Tag Archives: The Ultimate Social Magic Experiment
Continued from Part 1 HERE. After we were presented with the certificate of record from the Singapore Book of Records, we were presented with a first ever “Patrons of Magic” award from the International Brotherhood of Magicians Singapore Ring 115. … Continue reading →
Yesterday, Ning & I staged out 9th mega illusion in the form of a world record attempt for reading “100 Minds in 60 Minutes”. Entitled “The Mind Heist”, it was touted as “the ultimate social magic experiment”. Our goal for … Continue reading →
I’m putting together some entries on our successful record setting “The Mind Heist” where we read 100 minds in 60 minutes. If you are on our Facebook page or watched the live stream, you know that we did it! Before … Continue reading →
Remember to tune in to “The Mind Heist” as it will be streamed LIVE over the internet at this channel:http://www.ustream.tv/channel/mind-heist Real-time streaming begins at the following times: SG Time: 7 January, 3pm GMT: 7 January, 7am Pacific Time: 6 January, … Continue reading →
Ning & I had the pleasure of appearing on Channel News Asia morning show, AM Live, today. This is the first time we came to this set although we visited the previous incarnation of this show “Prime Time Morning” back … Continue reading →
Check out today’s copy of TODAY newspaper! We were interviewed on Sat’s “The Mind Heist” mega illusion where we will be attempting to set a world record for reading 100 minds in 60minutes. We answered some interesting questions regarding the … Continue reading →
We are just 3 days away from “The Mind Heist” where we attempt to set a world record of reading 100 minds in 1 sitting. Ning & I have put a lot of focus and energy on this mega illusion … Continue reading →
Media coverage of “The Mind Heist” continues with a feature in OMY.sg! The popular news portal did a Chinese article on our upcoming mega illusion today. You can read it here. Yesterday, we dropped by the 98.7 studio for a … Continue reading →