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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: Harry Houdini
She did it! Ning, successfully escaped from “The Water Vault” in just over 3 minutes in front of a packed large audience. The mega stunt was presented at the Singapore Night Festival, organized by the National Heritage Board, and took … Continue reading
Ning, our team and ourselves have been tremendously busy this week with preparations for our two original mega stunts this weekend. “The Water Vault” takes place today (30 Aug 2013) and “Ultimate Inversion” takes place on Sat (31 Aug … Continue reading
As you probably know by now, Ning & I have been selected to be the closing highlight of this year’s Singapore Night Festival that spans over two weekends in August. We have created two mega stunts that will be staged, one … Continue reading
Rehearsals are still on-going for both of our mega stunts that will close this year’s Singapore Night Festival at the end of the month. Ning’s “The Water Vault” is an underwater tank escape from a stainless steel vault. A total … Continue reading
You probably have seen photos of “The Water Vault” that Ning will be attempting to escape on 30 Aug 2013, 10pm at the National Museum for the Singapore Night Festival 2013. If not, you can see them here. However, before … Continue reading
Ning & I have been selected to be the closing highlight of this year’s Singapore Night Festival that spans over two weekends in August. We have created two mega stunts that will be staged, one a day, on the last … Continue reading