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.
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I’m currently in Taiwan right now but will head back to Singapore for a big production show in mid Oct. We have been booked to stage a full 90-minute illusion showcase for a private corporate event. All our equipment will … Continue reading
To celebrate our upcoming two mega stunts, we will be offering THREE exclusive autographed “The Water Vault” & “Ultimate Inversion” posters this week to fans & friends WORLDWIDE! All you have to do is post on our Facebook page wall HERE … Continue reading
As you might know, Concept:Magic works with magicians to perform at Bar 84, a great little Japanese magic bar at Gallery Hotel. We currently have a full roster of magicians but every year, we hold auditions for new additions. And, … Continue reading
As you know, after our “The Mind Heist” mega illusion in Jan this year, our focus for the next few years is our international shows. This year, after being in Kuwait, Italy and Malaysia, we will be in Genting, France … Continue reading
In between our work in Italy for the TV show, we spent time in Rome for some R & R. Rome has so much history and old world charm and my first visit to the city was actually at night … Continue reading
What an unexpected surprise to find that Ning & I were the winners for the About.com Readers Choice Awards 2012 “Best Stage/ TV Magician” category. Check out the official announcement here. Thanks to Wayne Kawamoto and About.com for having us nominated in the … Continue reading
You guys are awesome! Thanks to all of our friends, fans, supporters, clients and readers of this blog for voting for us in the About.com Readers’ Choice Awards 2012! We had the honoured of being chosen as a finalist for “Best … Continue reading