About this Blog
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: Upside Down Straight Jacket Escape
If you are a magician or are just interested to what it is needed to pull off a mega stunt, here are a few resources to turn to: Check out the latest issue of “Vanish” magazine put out by New … Continue reading
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
The crew at Red Dot Magic put together a cool photo montage of Ning’s “Inversion” escape stunt! Watch it below on Youtube here . You guys didn’t say ‘hi’ to us at the event!
Singapore’s only professional female magician & escape artist next CRAZY escape stunt has been revealed! Presenting… Next Sunday, 21 Jun 2009, Ning will be attempting “INVERSION”, a one-off version of her signature “Straight Jacket Striptease” but while blindfolded and suspended … Continue reading