Ladies and gentlemen, drum roll please and silence at the back, as we reveal – in strict alphabetical order – those most worthy trade stands of ILMC 26…
AEG Facilities and its portfolio of world-class venues continue to set the bar in creating the ultimate experience in entertainment. AEG Facilities-owned, operated or affiliated venues continues to dominate Pollstar magazine’s list of the top 200 arenas worldwide in 2013, with The O2 in London holding the number one position for the seventh consecutive year. AEG Facilities also welcomed some exciting venues into the family, including SSE Hydro (Glasgow, Scotland), Tele2 Arena (Stockholm, Sweden), Palais 13 (Brussels, Belgium) and London’s iconic Wembley Arena.
Celtic Entertainments is best known for its self-produced Irish & Celtic stage shows, which continue to tour worldwide. Its people have produced events in a host of international destinations, promoted acts such as Bryan Adams, Katie Melua, the Gipsy Kings; recorded with many well-known artists including Ronnie Wood, and have worked on corporate events in places such as The White House, US Capitol Building and large-scale theatre shows in places such as the Beijing Opera House. The company is currently working on a new large-scale production which will air on TV across North America during 2015.
The Fairfield Halls is South London’s largest arts and entertainment complex with three venues offering music, dance, comedy and drama to an audience of 800,000 within a four mile radius. We have an 1800 seat concert hall, a 750 seat theatre and a 500 standing concert space. Telephone +44 (0)20 8603 3903 or email [email protected].
International Special Attractions is a production company specialising in large-scale events and live theatrical performances around the globe. The Ice Kingdom, Luminasia, and Cirque Shanghai are just some of the unique productions that are conceived and mounted by ISA on an annual basis around the world. In April 2014, ISA’s newest show Luminasia will open at Blackpool Winter Gardens, where it will occupy the Olympia Exhibition Hall for the next three years.
Lunchbox Theatrical Productions has established an unrivalled reputation for producing top quality international entertainment and is seen as one of the leading producers in Australasia. This includes musicals, spectaculars, boutique shows, international artists and plays. Lunchbox is proud to own the award winning The Imperial Ice Stars who have toured extensively around the world with productions such as Sleeping Beauty on Ice, Swan Lake on Ice, Cinderella on Ice and The Nutcracker on Ice.
Odyssey Arena Belfast, Northern Ireland’s premier entertainment venue has attracted some of the biggest names in the world of entertainment; the 10,800-capacity arena has recently developed an outstanding theatre/intimate concert format. This setting provides the venue with the opportunity to go from 1,500 to 3,500-plus capacities. So if you have a show that has thrived in another city, a new concept that could be the next big thing, or are simply looking for a new venue for your theatre show or touring act, then look no further than Odyssey Arena.
PlayPass developed an innovative software application that uses RFID technology to transform the humble wristband into a device allowing event organisers to manage crew, artists and crowds; create exciting new ways for the public to interact with brands at events, both in person and via social media; and even create a safe and secure cashless environment. Proven, trusted and reliable, PlayPass has already been used at some of Europe’s leading festivals, including Rock Werchter and Graspop.
Spirit Productions is one of the UK’s leading theatrical production companies, producing more than 20 smash hit shows worldwide. We are the preferred providers for major casinos in Les Vegas, Niagara Falls, Monte Carlo and Atlantic City. We have production houses both in the UK and America. With over 500 dancers, singers, creative directors and technical crew, we are one of the most successful theatre companies in show business today.