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: Singapore Illusionist
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
Ning & I were featured in today’s issue of The New Paper as part of a small group of Singaporeans who have atypical world records. We currently hold three magic records that are acknowledged by the Singapore Book of Records … Continue reading
We just wrapped up the final show for the “Heritage of Singapore Magic” shows as part of the Singapore Heritage Festival presented by the National Heritage Festival. You can read about the show and accompanying exhibition here. I’m personally proud … Continue reading
This Sunday was a long day starting with a “Heritage of Magic” show at City Square Mall, followed by an appearance at the official launch of the Singapore Heritage Festival. I will post details of the “Heritage of Magic” show … Continue reading