Archive for the ‘Event’ Category

The Olympic Torch – Opening Ceremony

August 7th, 2012

David Beckham drives Jade Bailey from tower Bridge to the Olympic Park at Stratford with the Olympic Torch.  The symmetry and poetry of David driving Jade is a beautiful touch.  Both are footballers, David has played huge games for England, and Jade has started her England under-17’s career, David was the ideal person to hand over the reins to the next generation of football greats.

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Nutcracker at the O2

December 31st, 2011
Ballet dancers dancing in Nutcracker

Dancers performing in BRB's famous Nutcracker production

Birmingham Royal Ballet’s fabulous production of The Nutcracker had its arena premiere at the O2 in Greenwich on Boxing Day 2011.  In order to present this beautiful show in its full beauty, it was necessary to reproduce a full theatre fly system from rigging.  The results were universally celebrated as breathtaking.

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UAE 40th National Day Official Celebration

December 16th, 2011
Logo for the official celebration of the UAE 40th anniversary

Official logo for the official celebration

Abu Dhabi hosted the main official celebration for the 40th anniversary of the United Arab Emirates. Ours was a huge stadium gig at Zayed Sports City, capacity 40,000 for a one-off spectacular. And it was spectacular!

Some highlights of the show on youtube (starts with military marchpast, and moves onto the main part of the show at around 50 seconds)

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