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Showforce lends support to P-AV Productions for new series of X-Factor

When filming for the Auditions and Six Chair Challenge elements of this year’s series of the X Factor took place at the SSE Wembley Arena, Showforce was on-hand to lend crewing support to PA-Productions during the technical changeover. The team at Showforce were onsite for 19 days working assisting audio visual, sound, set and rigging suppliers. The Auditions set up was slightly less elaborate than that of the Six Chair Challenge so the crew were tasked with removing small sections …

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Showforce assists Star Events with stage install for Bedford Park Concerts

When the popular LPH Produced https://lphconcerts.co.uk/ Bedford Park Concert series made a welcome return to the town on 3rd, 4th and 5th August 2018, headline acts Billy Ocean, Jess Glynne and Lesley Garrett took to one of Star Events’ 17m Orbit stages to deliver their stand out performances. Showforce was delighted to provide Star Events, a long-standing client, with experienced crew members. Showforce’s operations team was able to select a team who work with the company on a regular basis …

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Hockey World Cup win for Showforce with Arena Seating and ADI

When the 14th edition of the Women’s Hockey World Cup was held at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre from 21st July – 5th August 2018, Showforce provided crew members with various skill sets to both Arena Seating and ADI. Showforce supplied Arena Seating with a team of 12 which included crew members, climbers and plant operators from the 15th June – 13th July. In action for almost a month, they assisted with the installation of an impressive 6,000 seat …

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Showforce provide crewing support to Kilimanjaro Live

When the Stereophonics arrived on stage at Glyndwr University Racecourse Stadium in their native Wales, on 3rd June to play to a 20,000 strong crowd, Showforce was on-hand to provide crewing support to client Kilimanjaro Live and its production company, SC Productions. The Showforce team included site crew, forklift operators, technical crew and backline crew. Site crew were tasked with assisting with erecting heras fencing and installing crowd barriers around the event site to ensure crowd safety and installing signage. …

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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 …