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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 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 get physical with Dubai Fitness Challenge

Last month, an estimated one million people took part in Dubai Fitness Challenge, a Government-led initiative that challenged Dubai’s residents to partake in 30 minutes of exercise for 30 days. Launched by Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai, in 2017, Dubai Fitness Challenge hosted a number of events across the city at prime locations, including beaches, parks and public areas. Showforce supported the Dubai Fitness Challenge and supplied event crew and crew chiefs …

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Showforce attends the Middle East Film and Comic Con

The Dubai World Trade Center played host to a fun filled and star-studded line up at this years’ Middle East Film and Comic Con which saw over 60,000 fans attend the highly popular convention. Over its six-year history, the MEFCC has been attended by some of the most respected actors and actresses in the world, including the likes of William Shatner, Nick Frost and this year’s star, Kristian Nairn who played Hodor in Game of Thrones. Jonathan Quitt, director of …

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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 …