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: International Illusionists
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
JC: 我们是一个魔术组合。 但是我们有一个特长。特长是：我们是全世界上唯一的平等男女魔术组合。 N: 我是魔术师。他是，我的助手！ JC: 美女与野兽。我是美女。 That is an excerpt of our introductory script in our headlining show on the Mariner of the Seas that is currently on its North Asia season covering Korea, Japan, Taiwan and China. Ning … Continue reading
In Nov 2012, Ning & I completed a 5-week 21-city “3 Sides of Magic” lecture tour in France, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland and Germany. We also had the pleasure of being invited to tape a second appearance at the world-famous television … Continue reading
It is official! Ning & I set our 3rd world magic record this evening! “The Impossible Challenge” saw us perform “50 Magical Productions in 5 Minutes”. Performed in front of a VIP audience of about 500 people as the closing … Continue reading
Check out the final images for our new publicity photos shot by celebrity photographer Joel Low. Our official duo promo photo. Ning’s solo promo shot. An artistic shot of Ning’s new “Double Strait Jacket Striptease”
While we have a fairly large bank of promo photos, we have used all of them in our various posters, publicity for mega illusions and media. It was also time for a new set to feature Ning’s current chic hairdo. So, … Continue reading