Archives for Entertainment & Shows

FRIGHT FOR YOUR RIGHT TO PARTY!

Celebrities and members of the public were treated to another ghoul night out in London for Halloween thanks to TV star Jonathan Ross….and Area 51! Ross’ annual October 31 shindigs have become the stuff of legends over the years as he opens up his north London mansion to the public for a chilled night of fun and fright. As usual, 51’s expert team of set designers, performers and other creatives went to work to transform the entrance to the star’s plush home to create an event christened as “The Fabulous Mr. Jonathan Ross’ Carni-Hell.”
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Categories: Decor, Entertainment, Entertainment & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations and Themed Events & Parties.

BREXIT: A SCARY-TALE ENDING?

Halloween party animals caught up in the contemporary tale of horror that is Brexit, were given the fright – and the laugh – of their lives! With a pandemic of political dissonance affecting the country, Brexit’s poisoning of representative democracy, a zombie government and the stench of its decomposing Westminster corpse, it was left to Area 51 to finally find some fun from the shambles.
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Categories: Circus & Show Creation, Decor, Entertainment, Entertainment & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations and Themed Events & Parties.

BRAVING ‘THE ASYLUM’

A horde of Halloween hedonists headed into hell as they braved a bone-chilling scaremaze. Pleasure seekers were treated to one of the scariest interactive horror attractions seen in the U.K. staged inside a popular nightclub in the north-west. Area 51 remodelled the popular Camp and Furnace club in Liverpool into “The Baltic Asylum,” a harrowing hospital where inmates had been kept locked up behind doors for decades.
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Categories: Circus & Show Creation, Entertainment, Entertainment & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations and Themed Events & Parties.

A TWIST OF FETE

AN ENGLISH village fete was remodelled as a magical microcosm of fantasy and reverie after Area 51’s architects of dreams went to work… Quintessentially quirky and quixotically English, the fair held in deepest Oxfordshire, was a hive of the illusory after creatives and entertainers from the Warwickshire company created an event to live long in both the memory… and the imagination.
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Categories: Circus & Show Creation, Entertainment & Shows and Festivals.

BLOOMIN’ BRILLIANT!

Have you heard the one about a badger, rabbit and mole walk into a conference centre in the shadow of Westminster Abbey and Big Ben? Sounds far-fetched? Not when Area 51 are in town! And at the QEII Conference Centre in Westminster, three larger-than-life anthropomorphic characters held sway in an enchanting forest to enraptured guests.
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Categories: Costume Design & Production, Decor, Entertainment, Entertainment & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations and Themed Events & Parties.

VIKINGS HAIL THE NORSE CODE

Area 51 dancers cast their runes, donned shields and swords and rampaged across Wales and the north of England to help make two rock events the best this side of Valhalla! The performers were among the star attractions at the final Hard Rock Hell event held in North Wales and also at the HRH Vikings Festival staged in Sheffield.
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Categories: Club Entertainment, Entertainment & Shows and Festivals.

CIRQUE DU SOUL TOUR

Cirque Du Soul has been a much needed shot in the arm for UK club culture – a huge success story in recent years. A riotous explosion of hedonism and dance music mixing old-skool warehouse rave ideology with cutting edge contemporary club culture and mashing it up with burlesque and circus flavours.
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Categories: Club Entertainment and Entertainment & Shows.