Funeral Entertainment Ideas

August 14, 2018

When it comes to funerals, entertainment isn’t often the sort of thing that crosses the mind. It certainly won’t be a jovial, happy occasion, but when it all comes down to it, a funeral is for celebrating a life and in that respect we do occasionally receive enquiries for entertainment at funerals. With this in mind we present a few of our most common requests for saying goodbye to a loved one.... "Read More

Top Opera Arias for a Corporate Event

August 13, 2018

Are you looking to add a touch of class to your event? Want to match your glamorous venue with some equally glamorous entertainment? Booking opera is for your event is the perfect way to dazzle your guests and make your event truly memorable!... "Read More

Fighting Your Corner: How Arm Wrestling Resolved An Airline Dispute - Ooh, Interesting! Fascinating Facts

August 10, 2018

It seems that more and more often, the default approach to someone utilising something of yours without permission is to sue them. No matter if you’re matter is a private affair or a corporate one, the oft-shared advice is to ‘lawyer up’ to ensure that you’re in the best position to fight your corner and hopefully win the case. However in some cases, it seems going for an entertainment-infused approach may well be your best bet, especially if the 1992 dispute between Southwest Airlines and Stevens Aviation is anything to go by.... "Read More

Throwback Thursday: Wandering Hands and the Racketeers @ QEII Exhibition Centre, 2015

August 09, 2018

As rain finally begins to fall after a long run of uninterrupted warmth, we thought we'd take a look back at a summer event from three years ago when Wimbledon fever had gripped the nation! Looking to celebrate the summer garden party feel, the QEII Centre booked some jugglers in the form of The Racketeers as well as everybody's favourite strolling act, Wandering Hands. Enjoy!

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5 Wedding Speech Tips - Wedding Wednesday

August 08, 2018

A wedding is the best day of your life if you are the bride and groom but there are many guests in attendance who are secretly getting more nervous as the day progresses. You see, there are a lot of people in the world who hate public speaking and unfortunately, a wedding is full of them. Whether you’re the groom (who can generally get by on sheer joy alone), best man (argh!), maid of honour (eek!) or father of the bride (“I wish you much happiness…”), we’ve compiled a host of tips to help make your wedding speech the best one on the day.... "Read More

In Pictures: The Radioheads and The Flowerpots @ Syon House

August 07, 2018

We love an al fresco summer event and this year there have been a whole host of them featuring a variety of wonderful entertainment acts. It isn’t just the music or the dance or the circus that we so enjoy but also the slightly more unique entertainment options that we offer.

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In Pictures: Le Gateau Chocolat @ Messe, Berlin

August 01, 2018

Sometimes we receive enquiries so outlandish and brilliant that we never think for one second that they’ll go ahead. Heliosphere at York Minster was one example and Le Gateau Chocolat in Berlin was another. Lucky for us, both events went ahead and hold onto your hats because this event was absolutely incredible!

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5 Things to Look for in a Motivational Speaker

July 31, 2018

When it comes to booking a motivational speaker, you need to consider a number of different things. What are you wanting them to talk about, what has been their history up until now, will they be listened to by your team? There are also some other attributes that every good motivational speaker should have. Here we run through five!

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Circus Entertainment for Intimate Surroundings

July 30, 2018

When one thinks of circus entertainment, their mind often jumps to images of the big top, trapeze artists flowing to and fro and a unicyclist traversing a high wire. In short, not the kind of entertainment that you can book at most events. But it doesn’t have to be that way! Circus entertainment can fit pretty much anywhere, you just have to be careful which acts you go for. With that in mind, here are five forms of circus entertainment for intimate surroundings.

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How Playing Cards Solve Crimes - Ooh, Interesting! Fascinating Facts

July 27, 2018

We love an interesting fact on this blog and in today’s edition of Ooh, Interesting! Fascinating Facts, we thought we’d return to one of our favourite topics, which is a pack of playing cards. They are seen with pretty much every magician we have ever booked and you are sure to have either learned or been the witness to a very clever card trick at some point or another. But did you know they can help solve crimes?

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