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.
Author Archives: J C Sum
As mentioned in my previous post, I’m in the process of splitting up this blog to serve the different audiences that read the blog. All illusion-related entries will now be posted at the all-new http://www.illusionbooks.com Wow! What started out as … Continue reading
I am currently in the process of splitting up this blog into different entities to cater to different target audiences. The “Backstage Business” has basically served as my general blog for the past 5 years but I have audiences who … Continue reading
As the year draws to a close, we had the good fortune for different media publicity in various newspapers, magazines and online websites. Our world’s first mega stunts made quite a lot of news headlines in Singapore with coverage in … Continue reading
Thanks for the support for Magic Boutique’s relaunch mega sale so far! International & local customers have enjoyed a combined savings of US$1200 so far with their orders. For those who have not read my books before, this is your … Continue reading
My new book is now available for pre-order and ships next week worldwide. Check out the trailer below: I’ve been asked a few questions about the book: Are the illusions designed only for “Corporate Magicians”? While the intended audience is … Continue reading
Great news for magicians & illusionists around the world! Ning’s Magic Boutique has gone through a major revamp with a whole slate of new exciting products including new books, books and downloads. One great feature is the INSTANT DOWNLOAD of … Continue reading
It has been quite a few weeks since I’ve blogged. Since we completed our mega stunts, “Ultimate Inversion” and “The Water Vault”, as the closing act for the Singapore Night Festival, we have been headlining a Royal Caribbean Cruise Liner … Continue reading