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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.
Tag Archives: Asia Magic
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
After Ning’s highly successful “The Water Vault” mega stunt, it seemed difficult to top her precision executed full view underwater escape. However, I think we did and to a record 10,000-strong audience that packed the entire National Museum facade as … Continue reading
Check out the highly anticipated 3rd teaser for “Deadly Sexy Magic”! Watch it here! I first wrote about the filming of this trailer along with behind the scenes photos here. In our first teaser, we featured Ning, followed by a … Continue reading
This is the second teaser for a TV project that we currently have in development. Watch it here! I designed a wide range of magic to fit the location, feel and style of the show. The effects also needed to … Continue reading
A few months ago, we shared the first trailer for a TV project we are working on – “Deadly Sexy Magic”. It featured Ning as the epitome of the deadly, sexy magician and setting the tone and style of the … 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
One day after Ning attempts to escape from “The Water Vault”, both of us will attempt our most dangerous stunt ever – “Ultimate Inversion”! We will attempt the world’s first ever tandem upside down double strait jacket escape where we … Continue reading