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Showforce take on UFC242 for Gulf Show Power

When the UFC returned to The Arena, Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, Showforce’s crew was on hand to support Gulf Show Power with installing the temporary power for this impressive event. UFC 242 featured 13 fights between some of the world’s best mixed martial arts fighters in a huge night of sport and entertainment. Top of the bill was the much anticipated fight between FC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov taking on interim champion Dustin Poirier. A team of four crew, …

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Showforce follows Filmaster along the yellow brick road in KSA

When, The Wizard of Oz, undoubtedly one of the most popular family musicals of all time headed to The King Abdul Aziz Center for World Culture (Ithra), in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, for the first time this October, Filmaster asked Showforce to provide theatrical support staff. Showforce assembled a team of experienced wardrobe, wig and prop assistants, with the appropriate visas, who were onsite from DATE who work alongside Filmaster ensuring the smooth and successful delivery of the production. …

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Showforce supports PublicisLive with First Global Challenge 2019

Showforce provided experienced crew to global event management specialist PublicisLive, who delivered the First Global Challenge 2019 event, held at the Dubai Festival Arena, 25th – 27th October. This was the third edition of the major international robotics competition and the first to be held outside of the Americas. It featured more than 1500 contestants from almost 200 countries around the globe. The theme ‘Ocean Opportunities’ encouraged the creation of robots that could clean up oceans and eliminate waste and …

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World Class performance for Showforce at Jeddah Fest

Janet Jackson, 50 Cent and Liam Payne were just some of the artists to feature on the star-studded line up of Jeddah World Fest, the first international music festival to be held in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Showforce was asked to provide international crew chiefs and crewing support to sister company, World Class Events who were appointed to assist with technical production for the impressive event. Showforce sent in two teams – site crew and production crew. The …

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THIRD OUTING FOR SHOWFORCE WITH CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY FOR WWE IN KSA

When WWE Super Showdown headed to Jeddah this June, Showforce was on-hand to provide crewing support to Creative Technology. This was WWE’s third outing in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in just over a year and the action saw Goldberg take on The Undertaker for the first time and a WrestleMania 25 main event rematch between Triple H and Randy Orton who both had world titles on the line. Showforce also supported Creative Technology with the two previous events. Held …

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SHOWFORCE ASSISTS WITH GRAND RACE OF THE FOUNDER’S CUP IN KSA

Showforce’s crew has been on the ground out in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for this year’s Grand Race of the Founder’s Cup held at the Abdulaziz Racecourse in Janadriyah on Saturday 16th March. Onsite from 9th – 19th March, a team of 10 crew worked alongside two international crew managers to assist with production elements of the event. The crew were involved in the load in and installation of video, lighting and audio equipment as well as equestrian equipment …

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Showforce fly with Blink in KSA

Showforce continues to provide highly experienced and capable crew within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and has become to ‘go-to’ solution for crewing support within the country. Most recently they have assisted UAE based production company Blink with the delivery of the amazing AlUla Balloon Festival in AlUla, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from 1st – 9th February. The event was part of the Winter at Tantora Festival and saw 50 hot air balloons taking to the sky each morning, giving …

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Perfect timing for Blink at AFC Asian Cup opening ceremony

Organisers of the AFC Asian Cup promised a once in a lifetime experience to mark the start of the tournament’s 17th edition. Held at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Saturday 5th January, thousands of fans in the stadium and millions of viewers around the world were witness to a breath-taking live show. Showforce was on-hand to support client Blink with several elements of the spectacular from placing and removing a huge pitch covering to providing a …

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Showforce on track in Abu Dhabi

Showforce was contracted by PRG Gearhouse to supply event crew and follow spot operators to the world-class motorsport event and after-race concerts at Du Arena. This year’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the final race in the F1 calendar, saw Showforce supply up to 24 crew a day at the Yas Marina circuit for the duration of the build, event and de-rig. In addition, eight follow spot operators worked exclusively on the four after-race concerts, which saw Post Malone, The Weeknd, …

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Showforce makes a Splash

UAE fashion brand, Splash marked its 25th anniversary with a high-end fashion show, and Showforce was on hand to make the event a night to remember. Splash celebrated the milestone by previewing its latest autumn and holiday collections with three fashion events at Atlantis, The Palm. Working with FFWD and Eagle Eye, Showforce provided a number of crew and crew chiefs to Splash 25, ensuring the show ran smoothly. Over the course of three days, the event crew expert supported …