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Music Residencies - What Are They and How Do You Obtain One?

April 24, 2014


So how does a musician or band go about being booked for music residencies? In truth, there’s no one way. Much like many things in life, finding and getting a residency is a game of skill, talent and luck at the end of the day. However, here are a couple tips you might want to keep in mind if you ever decide you want to go down that route:...

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5 Entertainment Ideas For St George's Day

April 23, 2014


The man whom legends say slayed a dragon and saved a fair maiden, the patron saint to many countries but is perhaps best known as England's – today we celebrate St George’s day.

Whilst many of us are at work and perhaps unable to fully celebrate our nation's heritage to full effect (I'm looking at you St. Patrick's Day), here are a couple entertainment ideas that I reckon St. George himself would want to take part in....

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5 Unusual Wedding Entertainment Ideas to Break the Ice

April 16, 2014


With wedding season fast approaching, we go over some slightly more unusual and esotreric entertaiment ideas that you can use to break the ice at your wedding reception - from aerial bartenders to wandering musicians, here's a couple suggestions that could really help to oil those social gears and get everyone talking about your wedding for years to come....

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Youtuesday: Eggsistential Easter Edition

April 15, 2014


What makes a week better than having a bank holiday? Another bank holiday? Free chocolate? Contemplating that by the end of this week, the collective human consciousness will have experienced 49 billion days – more time than civilisation has ever existed? Hmmm, I’ll stick to the free chocolate, thanks.This week, serve up your whole family a cup of tea in less than a minute and blow the mind of your aunt’s dog (not literally) with our collection of talents you can entertain your family with this Easter weekend.A-lister ImpersonationsI think everyone has someone they know that’s good with impressions, but…

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Turning Up the Heat at the Thistle Marble Arch – Songs and Brazilian Samba Dancing

April 11, 2014


Situated just off Oxford St and a stone’s throw away from the lavish Portman Square – the Thistle Marble Arch Hotel seems to be not only a good location for spending a luxury night in London, but a great place to host some fiery samba entertainment.In conjunction with Eclipse who took great care in creating the event, providing delicate atmospheric lighting to reflect the global focus of the event, hotel guests and loyal patrons came along to experience a night showcasing the hotel’s event hosting prowess with some fine entertainment from Brazilian dancers – the Brazilian Batteria and acoustic musical…

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Dinner, Drinks and Entertainment at Madame Tussauds

April 10, 2014


It’s not every day that your dinner guests are led into the wax-filled world of uncannily familiar shapes, strangers and celebrities by an uproarious procession of bagpipes – but then here at Sternberg Clarke, we aren’t ones to make a quiet entrance. Our bespoke dinner and entertainment event hosted at Madame Tussauds was home to an eclectic performance of illusory artists, cabaret, juggling, singing and body-popping electro-swing with billed acts including magician Nigel Mead and juggler-cum-comedian Mat Ricardo.Between each course, guests were served up a variety of tailored acts to whet the audience’s appetite for entertainment. London Cabaret Award Best…

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Could you Beat the Brief?

April 08, 2014


Do you think you are the next big entertainment act that could take on a brief for any event? Sternberg Clarke, in partnership with Event magazine, has launched Beat the Brief, a talent competition searching for the most versatile and exciting acts within the event industry.  Whether it is dancing or singing, magic or circus entertainment, participating acts will battle it out to showcase their talents and highlight how well they can entertain a corporate audience by following a brief and adapting it accordingly. Eighteen acts will be shortlisted to take…

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Aerial Silks, Glow Jugglers and LED Drummers at Tate Modern

April 01, 2014


As if alumni of Oxford or Cambridge needed any help getting excited for this weekend’s BNY Mellon Boat Race, we provided a spectacular circus show for an event in advance of the race at Tate Modern last week. We created a bespoke show that included a troupe of glow jugglers performing with a quartet of LED drummers alongside ambient performances from our of our aerial silk artistes. With costumes, glow in the dark glitter make up and choreography put together especially for the event, the performance wowed the assembled guests at Tate Modern. We worked with…

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Book Bolli Darling Characters Exclusively Through Sternberg Clarke

March 31, 2014


We’re thrilled to announce that Bolli Darling’s fantabulous, fanciful weird and wonderful creations are now bookable exclusively through Sternberg Clarke for corporate events and private functions all over the world. With living canapé tables, stilt walkers, meet and greet acts and more, Bolli Darling’s ingenious characters are perfect for themed events of all shapes and sizes. Bolli Darling’s makeup artists and costumiers take inspiration from birds of paradise, mythical creatures and even the odd dessert to create unforgettable strolling acts, guaranteed to captivate audiences of all ages.  For more information on booking any Bolli Darling Characters,…

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Ze Trio on the London Eye Barracuda

March 25, 2014


We have lots of great auditions in the downstairs office, but every once in a while we like an auditionee so much that we just can’t hardly wait to get them out to an event. Case in Point: acoustic Gypsy Covers threesome Ze Trio who came in a couple of weeks ago who we liked so much, we immediately ordered them aboard The London Eye Barracuda for their summer promotional event. The guys set sail on the Barracuda for an event that showcased the river-faring events vessel for potential clients. Caterers “rhubarb” served up a mix…

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