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Showforce provide event staff to brand activation at Ramadan Light Festival

The Ramadan Lights Festival took place at the Dubai Ice Rink from 22nd May to 12th June, during this years’ holy month. The festival offered attendees a multitude of different games and activities ranging from VR experiences and football challenges, to an arts & crafts zone.  Running alongside the activities was a campaign called ‘A Touch of Love’ which encouraged families visiting the festival to donate their unwanted clothes to the less fortunate. Showforce supplied its client Duplays with experienced …

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Showforce called in to deliver historic wrestling event

Billed as the greatest Royal Rumble in history, the annual must-watch WWE wrestling event headed to King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 27th April. Featuring no less than 50 WWE superstars including John Cena and Triple H, as well as Braun Strowman, The New Day, Randy Orton and many more, the event was screened to millions of wrestling fans around the world. To ensure one of the biggest events in wrestling was as spectacular as …

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Showforce assist with DP World Cargospeed launch

Events don’t get much bigger than the launch of the ultra-fast hyperloop for cargo in Dubai on 29th April. The collaboration between DP World and Virgin Hyperloop was attended by everyone from Virgin’s chairman Richard Branson to Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The DP World Cargospeed is designed to deliver goods at speeds of up to 620 miles per hour and link to existing roads, …

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Showforce contribute to the success of this year’s Olivier Awards

This year’s Olivier Awards were, once again, a huge success, with the best of London’s West End and beyond celebrated at a glittering ceremony held at the Royal Albert Hall. The night itself was one to remember for the cast and crew of the musical Hamilton, which walked away with no less than seven awards. Showforce was thrilled to see Hamilton do so well, especially since the team assisted with the renovation of Victoria Theatre in preparation for the arrival …

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Showforce contribute to the success of this year’s Olivier Awards

This year’s Olivier Awards were, once again, a huge success, with the best of London’s West End and beyond celebrated at a glittering ceremony held at the Royal Albert Hall. The night itself was one to remember for the cast and crew of the musical Hamilton, which walked away with no less than seven awards. Showforce was thrilled to see Hamilton do so well, especially since the team assisted with the renovation of Victoria Theatre in preparation for the arrival …

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Showforce ensure K-POP’s big night in Dubai is a success

Some of K-POP’s superstars including Kangta, BoA, Super Junior, Generation, SHINee, Red Velvet and Trax headed to Dubai’s Autism Rocks Arena on the 6th April for an unforgettable night of infectious music, vibrant colours and eye-catching costumes. With more than 35 artists performing to a sell out crowd of K-POP fans, it was vital that the preparation was flawless – and that’s where Showforce stepped in to assist long-standing client 117 Live. Showforce has a track record when it comes …

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Showforce assist Cameron Mackintosh with Hamilton install

Theatre production Hamilton arrived at Victoria Theatre, in London’s West End to begin its UK run in December 2017. Critically acclaimed and highly anticipated, tickets were sold out well in advance. Showforce’s experienced stage hands were on hand to support the Cameron Mackintosh team with renovating Victoria Theatre in preparation for its arrival from 6th November and were onsite until the opening night on 21st December. Assisting Cameron Mackintosh with the install for Hamilton is a great example of how …

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Showforce Chillout with Dubai Jazz Festival

Type of Event and Stats Music Festival 55 site crew 38 stage crew 40 clean-up crew Event Overview Showforce was delighted to assist global event producer, Chillout Productions with the delivery of the electrifying three-day Dubai Jazz Festival 2018. With performances from the likes of John Legend, Duran Duran and Ricky Martin, the festival took place at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre from the 21st – 23rd February 2018. Overview/ Brief of Showforce’s involvement The Showforce team consisted of 133 …

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Another brilliant performance at Dubai Opera for Showforce

Globally renowned Andrew Lloyd Webber production Evita arrived at Dubai Opera this January for a 16 night sell out run. A joint production between Dubai Opera and Broadway Entertainment Group, Showforce supplied more than 30 crew members to assist with the build and de-rig of the production, as well as two chaperones and four wardrobe assistants. Beginning with the unloading of the tour’s seven stage trucks that transport all the set, stage, rigging, lighting and audio equipment. Once everything was …

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Showforce ensure the BRITs are coming

Showforce provided crew to BRITs TV to assist with the lighting and LED screen install for this year’s The BRIT’s Are Coming launch party held at The London Studios. A team of 26 crew were onsite from the 10th – 13th January.  The crew’s first task was to work with Ogle Hog on the build of the LED screens that would eventually be placed around the venue to add to the visual element of the live performances. The screens were …