Peter Johnson Entertainments Ltd Arena Displays • Corporate • Mix ‘n’ Mingle • Music & Dance 2014
Welcome to our new look 2014 brochure We have four great sections of entertainment for you to look through, packed full of fabulous ideas. There are some new attractions and, of course, the old favourites. With over 45 years of experience , we are here to offer help and guidance to make your next event a great success. All our quotations are free and without obligation. Please use the prices in the brochure as a rough guide. There may be additional expenses for travel and accommodation. Personnel or equipment may differ from the photos in the brochure, but it will not affect the quality or presentation. The Corporate and Mix ‘n’Mingle sections offer within the price a 5 hour operating period with a 1 hour set up time. So, come on, strike while the iron is hot! Give me a ring or drop me an email. It will be my pleasure to work with you all again next year and to welcome those who have not worked with us before. I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Above and Beyond Aerial Displays 14 Adrenaline Tour – Quad Bike Stunt Show 9 Aerostars Aerobatic Display Team 9 Battling Cumberland Giants 7 Bernie Bennett – Comedy Tightrope Act 17 Big & Little – Olivant’s Equine Displays 24 Blackrock Llama Display Team 16 Bob Hogg Sheepdog Display & Lamb National Sheep Race 14 Bolddog “Lings” Freestyle Team 12 Circus Whiz 26 Cheshire Dog Display Team 26 Cyril the Squirrel and His Racing Terriers 24 David Seamark Sheepdog Demonstration 10 Dingle Fingle’s Clowntown Crime Watch 6 Eagle Heights Eagle & Vulture Display 24 Essex Dog Display Team 18 Festival Circus 4 Firebird International 19 Gerard Naprous presents The Devil’s Horsemen 20 Graham Fisher’s International “It’s a Knockout” 18 Imps Motorcycle Display Team 10 19 Inch Perfect Trials Display Team James Dylan’s Stuntworld Motorcycle Stunt Show and FMX 13 Jean Monti (Highwire & Sway Pole Show) 21 Jez Avery’s Stunt Shows 15 Joseph’s Amazing Racing Pigs/Pig Agility 17 Kangaroos Gymnastics Display Team 12 K9 Freestyle Dog Dancing Display 25 K9 Quackers Sheepdog & Duck Show 5 Kuchina Johnson’s Equine and Canine Displays 27 Medieval Combat Society 25 Mounted Games Association 12 Mr Alexander’s Travelling Show 25 Polly’s Parrots Roadshow 26 Reel Stunts in Action 11 Rockwood Dog Display Team 21 Ridgeside Falconry 23 Ridgeside Lurcher Display 23 ShadowQuest Dog Display Team 16 Spectacular Knights of the Crusades 15 Stannage International Stunt Team 6 Team M.A.D. Mountainbike Aerial Display 5 The Pre Hee Men 16 The Mighty Smith Show 13 The Royal British Legion Band and Corps of Drums, Romford 8 The Royal Signals Motorcycle Display Team The White Helmets 7 The Sheep Show 22 The Tricky Tykes Terrier Racing Display Team 13 The Ultimate Motor Vehicle Stunts 8 Two Brothers Racing Stunt Team 20 Van Buren Variety Show 23 What A Palaver 17 Wildlife Displays 11
Alpine Ski Blast Amusement Simulators Assault Course Astroglide Slide Baby Rodeo Bull Boot Camp Challenge Bungee Running Bungee Trampoline Casino Royale Castle Fun Slide Cyclone Game Cube Craft Studio Crazy Golf Challenge Epico the Dragon Electric GoKarts Extreme Adventure Follies Creative Make-up Artistes/UV Body Painters/Living Statues and Pop-up Make-up Salons Fairground Side Stalls Funfair Rides Games Arena Giant Crazy Cottage Giant Scalextric Gladiator Joust Hangar 5 Laser Games Hugh Nightingale – Close-up Magician Human Demolition Zone Human Table Football Inflatable Beach Volleyball Inflatable World Special Offer ItzArchery Land Zorbes Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting Lennie the Land Train Medieval Activity Run Mega Disco Dome Mobile Climbing Wall Mobile Spider Zone with Drop Slide Motaball Noah’s Ark Paddle Boats Penalty Shoot-Out – Velcro Football Peterkin the Fool Photo Booth Pirate Ship Play Trailer Popcorn and Candyfloss Stalls Pub Games Racing Challenge Rodeo Bull/Sheep/Camel/Reindeer/ Rugby Ball/Penguin/Broomstick/Banana Roller Rink/Ice Skating/Synthetic Ice Rink/Mini Ski Slope Santa’s Grotto Soft Play Area Spaceball Stalls and Fundraising Packages Steven Garner – Caricaturist Surf Rider – Mechanical Surf Simulator The Digital Paparazzi
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Themed Indoor Laser Target Shooting Titan the Robot Trampoline Trailer Twin Peaks Venturer Simulator Vintage Funfair Stalls Walter Walkers Wild West Adventure Inflatable
Mix n Mingle Animated Magical Moments Charlie the Clown Clown Bluey Creature Encounter Dapper Chaps Fantastiko’s Fantastic Electric Entertainment Follies Face Painting Miss Ballooniverse – Balloon Modeller and Balloon Art Entertainment Musical Ruth Petal Buddies Professor Crump Realistic Dinosaur The Buccaneers Topper Twistina The Amazing Balloon Lady Twistopher Vic Ellis – Traditional One Man Band
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Music and Dance Casablanca Steps Caribbean Melody Steel Band Grinnigogs London Chinese Acrobatic Company Rachel Hayward Southern Rag-A-Jazz
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Arena â€œOne of the biggest challenges for all event organisers is to book high quality and reliable attractions at affordable rates. Our long-standing partnership with Peter Johnson Entertainments also benefits us by their knowledgeable input and balanced understanding of our own Show objectives and culture. As a result of this effective working synergy, we have very successfully developed the urban entertainment at the Hertfordshire County Show!â€? Mike Harman General Manager and Show Secretary
The Festival Circus Britain’s most successful gala and corporate circus company brings the magic of the circus alive, with a brand new show each year! The Festival Circus offers up to five hours of circus entertainment, workshops and activities each day, inside a colourful and comfortable 500-seat circus Big Top. The fast-moving and spectacular show features a host of circus skills, like daring trapeze, amazing juggling, dazzling acrobatics and, of course, the circus clowns! It’s an all-human show in the traditional circus style, guaranteed to delight young and old alike, with laughter, thrills and spills! When you book the Festival Circus you get a colourful 90ft diameter circus tent, with seating for 500 people, plus circus ring, backdrop, lighting and sound systems. In addition to the fantastic performers the circus provides technical, front of house and backstage crew. Outside of the show times you are welcome to make free use of the circus, perhaps for a band, dance or a comedy night – compare this to the cost of marquee and seating hire! And don’t forget that the comfortable Big Top can guarantee a successful event in our unpredictable summer weather. Only the Festival Circus can offer such high standards and long experience, with a straightforward pricing charge and the added bonus of the free use of the Big Top! 1 or 2 days – £5,500+VAT / 3 days – £6,500+VAT / 4 days – £7,500+VAT.
Arena Team M.A.D. – Mountainbike Aerial Display The UK’s First and No.1 Mountainbike Tricks, Stunts and Skills Team. Team M.A.D. are all set and ready for your event in 2014. The Team has wowed crowds worldwide since 1996.
A fantastic fun and informative display for all the family, whatever the size of your event. Rider TV appearances include Let’s Get GOLD, Britain’s Got Talent, Blue Peter, C4 and The Extreme Sports Channel.
Team M.A.D. has the UK’s top riders, including former World and British Champions, who will amaze your audience with jumps, spins, hops, balancing skills and tricks, accompanied by their own slick, Equity registered, commentator, making sure your audiences are fully engaged and entertained throughout the show.
The AirBag The AirBag gives you the chance to get airborne on your bike without the fear of not making the landing. The AirBag uses its own land safe technology to safely cushion you whether you are trying backflips and spins or just getting up in the air on your bike for the first time. The AirBag brings everything you need to get the audience up in the air, including a 10m x 15m AirBag and all the equipment and power needed to operate, including bikes and helmets, as well as full operator’s PL Insurance.
All equipment is provided by the Team, including 1000w P/A power supply, all stunt equipment and full Public Liability Insurance and Risk Assessments.
The AirBag has been operating since 2006 and M.A.D. can exclusively bring this brand new attraction to your event.
Option 1: Mini Team - 2 x persons, 3 x shows per day, equipment and rig – £950. Option 2: Full Team - 3 x persons, 5 x shows per day, interactive coaching, equipment and rig – £1,350 Option 3: Full Team with Airbag , 6 x persons, inc. back flip rider, 5 x shows per day, including Interactive AirBag sessions between shows. Great for larger shows and arenas – £2,600
K9 Quackers Sheepdog & Duck Show This entertaining sheepdog and duck herding display is a favourite of audiences both young and old. Watch how Richard and his canine sidekicks herd the ducks through various obstacles such as the tunnel of doom, the slippery slide and the rings of fire. K9 Quackers duck herding show don’t have just any ducks in their performances, but some of the best stunt ducks in the business. As well as the “A Team” of white ducks there are the “ASBO Ducks”, which need to be trained, and also the funny Grand National Runners. This sheepdog duck herding display is duck-u-tainment at its very best. With his own commentary Richard engages the crowd with each set of duck’s personalities. The audience is encouraged to participate throughout the demonstration and children are encouraged to come into the ring to form their own obstacles for the ducks to negotiate. £525 – 2 x 30 min. shows
Dingle Fingle’s Clowntown Crimewatch
Book today and keep crime at bay!
The UK’s Top Gala Clowns present “The Clowntown Crimewatch”. A fast and furious dynamic slapstick stunt show for all the family. Detective Dingle Fingle is on the relentless pursuit of Slippery Sid the classic car thief. Featuring bangs, horns, smoke, breakaway doors, precision driving, Quad and car stunts, huge jets of water, all combined with bags of audience participation. £1,295
Stannage International Stunt Team Team Leader, Mark Stannage, started his professional career at the tender age of fourteen specialising in car, motorbike, fire and high fall stunts, performing some of the most spectacular stunts ever seen on film or TV. Mark and his family will be performing their spectacular High Fall, Flaming High Fall Show and various motorbike,
The Stannage International Stunt Team presents a true Family Affair
quad, fire and ramp jumping stunts. This World Record breaking stunt team have performed their shows all over Europe and the Middle East, just returning from the Muscat Festival in Oman. Mark’s wife, Janine, will be commentating these fantastic shows. Their son,
Aaron, following in his father’s footsteps, at only 19 years of age has 16 years experience as a stunt performer. Aaron, having performed on various TV shows and appeared in several newspaper features in the last few years, is fast becoming a star in his own right, he is also a Guinness World Record Holder. This really does make this a
TRUE FAMILY AFFAIR. A great show that appeals to all ages. These shows will generate great excitement and are a great crowd puller, so don’t miss this opportunity to see one of the UK’s top stuntmen. This is the only act of its kind in Europe today.
Arena size: 70 metres x 50 metres (flexible). Arena-side parking required due to pyrotechnics. P/A system with CD player and radio microphone required. Artiste carries £5,000,000 public liability insurance cover. 2 x 45 minute shows per day – £1,200
Arena The Royal Signals Motorcycle Display Team The White Helmets The White Helmets have been thrilling audiences all over the world with their fast paced, action packed displays for over 85 years and have a substantial public following of all ages. High speed crossovers, spectacular jumps and pyrotechnics, skilful feats of balance and numerous reverse rides to a background of exciting music and commentary. In addition to the exciting arena performance with full commentary, the manned static display, where people can view the motorcycles and chat to the Team, provides a popular attraction. From £2,575+VAT
Battling Cumberland Giants
Take your ringside seats for the World’s Biggest Comedy Attraction
The ever-popular Battling Cumberland Giants – the crowds will be glued to their seats as they watch the giant wrestlers “Mighty Mick”, the people’s favourite take on the nasty one, “Terrible Ted” who do battle in this fast-moving, action-packed comedy wrestling show. The referee rallies the crowds to cheer, boo and shout for their favourite wrestler with his running commentary on the whole crazy show, with help from clown “Handy Andy” who adds to the laughter and thrills with his giant hammer, trousers and giant travelling bag and the biggest bottle of champagne you will ever see and taste! 2 x 30 minutes of non-stop family entertainment suitable for any size event. Big Fun for all the family, so don’t delay, book the World’s Biggest Comedy Attraction today. £995
The Ultimate Motor Vehicle Stunts Over 30 years of experience – 600+ events in 10 European Countries – Live shows seen by 5 million people – British National and Guinness World Records BIG PETE AND THE GRIM REAPER – Two for the price of one! Big Pete, the world’s only real monster truck, at 16ft tall and 12ft wide, weighing 7.5 tons. Jumping 15ft in the air is an impressive sight for any event, crushing anything in it’s path, along with the brand new Grim Reaper monster truck. Both trucks working at the same time are guaranteed to leave a lasting impression on the crowds and not your arena surface, with amusing and informative commentary from the driver throughout the show. Big Pete Ltd guarantee to prep all scrap cars to the highest standard, leaving no glass, plastic or pollutants. Not only do they crush cars they can jump clean over them, pull them in half and much more. Big Pete is a two seater truck which allows them to take competition winners and special guests for rides, this makes the trucks and crews hands-on approach like no other. £3,000+VAT From the USA the awesome ARMOUR GEDDEN car crushing tank van. Twin supercharged, ground shaking, racing engines producing 3,000 HP propel this 10 ton monster machine over cars and vans as if they were cardboard boxes. £2,500+VAT
BACKDRAFT WHEELIE FIRE TRUCK – The Backdraft Wheelie Truck is unbelievable – when Steve hits the accelerator the front of the truck jumps 15ft into the air! It’s a massive 20 ton Fire Engine that thinks it’s a wheelie bike! Steve performs the seemingly impossible by steering, stopping and pirouetting the truck on the two rear wheels only. Adding to the spectacular display is a custom-built vertical exhaust system which incorporates a Steve Murty speciality of 3 metre flames and fireballs. Backdraft comes with all the usual Fire Engine equipment, eg. flashing lights, blue strobe lights and sirens. A very spectacular, audible and visual arena display, carnival or procession feature. Amusing and entertaining radio mic commentary by the driver throughout the display. All vehicles are D.O.T. authorised and Risk Assessed. Road legal. 1,950+VAT.
The Royal British Legion Band & Corps of Drums, Romford The band and drums was formed in 1952 and is one of the longest running independent youth bands in the country today. The band consists of approximately 45 members with an average age of 16 years. It was the first ever youth band to appear at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo. The band has appeared at the Royal Tournament, Festival of Remembrance and the Birmingham and Wembley Military Tattoos. The band has taken part in the World Music Contest held in Kerkrade, Holland on five occasions 1993, 1997, 2001, 2005 and 2009 and the total number of medals received to date is 7 gold and 3 silver. In 2004 the band took part in the Rochester Marine Tattoo in the USA. In March 2004 the band became the Supreme Concert Band Champions at The Youth Marching Band Association’s contest and in April 2005, again in April 2006, was judged the Concert Band Champions at the British Youth Band Association’s contest. The band is available for tattoos, carnivals, concerts, fanfares, county shows and festivals, both here and abroad. The band plays a wide range of music to match any military band and, along with their Royal Marine style uniform, project the professional style and performance that has earned them the reputation they thrive on. £800 plus coach hire
Arena Aerostars Aerobatic Display Team A typical show is 13 minutes of thrilling choreography and nail-biting action. Shows start with 4 minutes of stunning big formation aerobatic figures, before the team splits for specially choreographed aerobatics designed to always keep the action in front of the crowd. Head to head passes, individual advanced aerobatics and stunning break manoeuvres keep the crowds mesmerised in the build-up to the grand finale. To end the show the team re-joins for the crowd-pleasing barrelling fly-by and famous vixen break. 4 Ship and Pairs
The team can obtain CAA approval for air shows and act in the capacity of Flying Display Director. They can also communicate with local authorities and emergency services and complete all paperwork to ensure the legality of the display. POA
Photography by Eirik Østensjø
If you have a smaller display site or a more modest budget you can opt for a 4 ship routine which lasts 12 minutes or a pairs show lasting 10 minutes. Despite using smaller teams these shows retain most of the manoeuvres of the major display and have proved highly popular at UK and European shows.
Adrenaline Tour – Quad Bike Stunt Show With the UK’s top quad bike stunt riders your audience are sure to be in awe at watching them fly over 30ft high and 70ft from ramp to ramp, whilst performing breathtaking tricks. You will see quad freestyle, catching items of memorabilia in mid air and then awarding them to spectators, as well as the ever popular street style tricks where the action is brought close to the audience. An informative and humorous commentary is done by Ex-World Championship moto-cross rider, Jason Smyth, via a microphone in his helmet as he does his stunts! He will interact with the audience to really get them involved in the show. However, the entertainment doesn’t end there, they also have a display unit where the public are encouraged to come and see the machines, chat with the team and even sit on one of the quad bikes if they wish. An excellent choice for great value premier entertainment. £2,190
David Seamark Sheepdog Demonstration Corporate/Teambuilding events: An event with a difference – try your hand at working a sheepdog. The dogs will be under your control and it is an amazing experience to actually work one of these fantastic border collies. They help David on the farm with his flock of 500 breeding ewes and their lambs and then work for you maneuvering geese around the obstacles. It really makes you think about the characteristics of the animals and shows you skill, commitment and the capability of a working dog. All special occasions including weddings, anniversaries and birthdays, as well as the company fun days and teambuilding events. From £500. £625 for Arena Shows
Imps Motorcycle Display The Imps are a Motorcycle Display Team with a difference, a youth team with an impressive track record of major shows both within the UK and on the world wide circuit. From the moment they enter the arena the audience react to the sharp-looking professional appearance of this entertaining group with family appeal. Their show consists of precision team riding including complex cross-overs, fire jumps, trick riding, individual and group set pieces, pyramids and big jumps, all served up with a canny element of humour that only youngsters can exploit. The team’s experience is outstanding, having performed in many parts of the world, including a tour of Jordan at the personal request of His Majesty King Abdullah II bin al-Hussein of Jordan and toured from Irbid in the north to Aqaba on the shores of the Red Sea. Appearing at such exotic locations as Bermuda and Singapore the team have a wealth of experience to bring to your show. The skillful presentation of this team keeps the audience focused on the arena and the infectious influence on visitors to your show will remain with them long after the show is over. The Imps appeared once again at The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo during 2013 and look forward to performing at your event soon. From £2,000+VAT
Arena Wildlife Displays Educational - Interactive - Hands-on - Lots of Fun Wildlife Displays was formed in 1978 offering natural history lectures to schools and other interested groups. During recent years demonstrations of exotic and domestic animals have been given at small family events. Now they have a fully mobile team offering interactive educational displays presenting short talks throughout the day on a variety of animals and giving the opportunity of a hands-on experience to show visitors. Their animals are all domestically bred and completely at ease in a show environment. Their animals vary at shows, but normally consist of snakes, spiders, lizards, scorpions, hissing cockroaches and giant snails, rabbits, guinea pigs, meerkats, ducks and chickens all displayed in their own attractive display areas.
Reel Stunts in Action ACTION STUNT SHOW – Watch as a professional stunt team demonstrate how action is devised and put together in an intense, all-action chase and escape sequence. Fights and High Falls are just some of the elements that make up this action-packed show, giving you an inside look at the stunt people who risk their necks to make real movie magic. (Requires flat surface area 23m x 10m) 2 x 30-40 minute shows – from £1,250+VAT. 3 x 20-30 minute shows – from £1,080+VAT CRASH & FALL – An exciting exhibition that gives a sneak preview into the complex world of stunt work. Incorporates Reactions; Ground Stunt Work; Acrobatics and is combined with the art of the “High Fall”. (15m x 10m) 2 x 20-30 minute exhibitions – from £900+VAT FALL GUYS – Witness a heart-pounding exhibition of the movie’s real Fall Guys displaying the art of the “High Fall” as they plunge from over 50ft in this non-stop demonstration of unique aerial awareness and control. (13m x 10m) 3 x 20 minute exhibitions – from £750+VAT ( 2 performers) from – £900+VAT (3 performers)
Option 1: Mini Zoo - Fees from £705. Area required for 2 x 10ft x 10ft marquees. Displaying a variety of animals. Option 2: Mini Zoo and Birds of Prey - Fees from £880. Area required for 3 x 10ft x 10ft marquees. As Option 1 and including Birds of Prey and allowing for several short hands-on displays adjacent to the static display. Option 3: Mini Zoo and Birds of Prey – fees from £1,115. Area required for 3 x 10ft x 10ft marquees. All of the above, plus Birds of Prey static display incorporated into the display area, with 2 x 30 min. flying displays presented in an arena designated by yourselves with a full commentary. The display will include audience participation with the opportunity for several show visitors to have a Hawk or Owl fly to their gloved fist.
THE UNBREAKABLES – A high octane arena display full of action and stunts where the audience can witness a professional stunt team demonstrate techniques usually only seen on the big screen. 3 x 20 minute displays – from £700+VAT Mini action displays – from £375+VAT LEAP OF FAITH – For a small fee members of the public can experience a “High Fall” adrenaline rush, falling from up to 25ft into the safety of an airbag. From 5-65 years, no height restrictions… So do you think you can take the Leap of Faith? From £250+VAT
Option 4: Mainly Meerkats – fees from £705. Area required for 2 x 10ft x 10ft marquees.
Kangaroos Gymnastics Display Team The Kangaroos are one of the best arena acts available and have been performing for over 30 years. They give two different displays. The Main Display, lasting approximately 35 minutes, is a vaulting display of seven different moves, which includes over 250 somersaults, some over a car, using trampolines, trampettes and high trestles. The Comedy Display is a classic “Keystone Kops” type Victorian routine in period costumes, lasting about 15 minutes. They have appeared at most of the major shows in Britain including the Durham County Show, Shrewsbury Flower Show, The Glasgow City Show, Northampton Balloon Festival, Town & Country Festival at Stoneleigh and the Battle of the Flowers in Guernsey and twice for the British Army in Germany. They have also made over 15 television appearances including You Bet!, Blue Peter (twice) and The Big Breakfast. The best and most versatile gymnastics display in Britain. In 2009 they appeared at the opening of “The Special Olympics” in Leicester and in 2010 they appeared twice at Wembley Stadium and the Grosvenor House Hotel. £1,325
Bolddog “Lings” Freestyle Team
they can get a closer look at the bikes and meet the riders. This team will not be beaten on entertainment and strive to ensure that the crowds are left mindblown and thoroughly entertained. Fee per day: Day 1– £2,950+VAT / Day 2 – £2,800+VAT / Backflip – POA
As Honda’s official and the UK’s number one motorcycle display team, the Bolddog Lings Team base their show around the world’s largest and most sophisticated mobile landing system. The show features the UK’s top-ranked freestyle motocross riders, incorporating the latest heart-stopping tricks as usually only seen on TV. The team also provides an informative on-board commentary by the riders, even talking to the crowd whilst performing a trick, flying 35ft in the air. Between displays the public are invited to the interactive stand, where
Mounted Games Association Thrilling, all-action entertainment for all the family. This fast and furious, action-packed equestrian display makes superb entertainment for audiences of all ages. Teams of riders, on very fast ponies, show their athleticism and riding as they compete in a series of relay and obstacle type races. The speed of the ponies and the agility and horsemanship of the riders is breathtaking and produces a colourful, all-action display. A securely fenced arena of 100m minimum length x 60m is required and the display comes as a full package, complete with arena party and a professional commentator. The display can be tailor-made to suit the requirements of the show. The MGA will provide at least 4 teams of 5 riders/team and will perform for either 30 or 40 minutes, preferably with 2 sessions each day. £1,950+VAT (Two days) Two day shows preferred. The MGA make regular appearances at many of Britain’s top county shows and country fairs, including The Royal Welsh Show, Chatsworth Country Fair, Bakewell Show and the Nottinghamshire County Show.
Arena The Tricky Tykes Terrier Racing Display Team Well known to millions after their many appearances at CRUFTS, the world’s biggest dog show, numerous TV appearances and over 20 years performing throughout the UK, this sparkling and hilarious “Brat-Pack” of endearing, mischievous canine tornadoes are a safe bet to draw the crowds to your arena. The presenters aim to demonstrate the country sport of terrier racing. The terriers aim to do as they like, have fun, break every rule in the book – with hilarious results! Then more chaos, mayhem and laughs as your audience “have a go” with their dogs! Most often heard testimonial – “Good, clean, hilarious family fun.” In addition to traditional straight-line arena presentations, they can also provide all day stand alone circular greyhound style racing and agility terrier racing, where the course contains agility obstacles. Both with audience participation. They always provide their own professional commentator, and, for the stand alone presentations, their own fencing and P/A. £695 per day. Stand alone presentations POA
James Dylan’s Stuntworld Motorcycle Stunt Show and FMX If you would like a real Crowd Puller at your show – look no further!!! Britain’s most experienced Motorcycle Stunt Team just seem to get better and better. The show adapts itself to various venues from Town Shows to large Agricultural Shows. The team can perform with or without the Freestyle Moto Cross (FMX), therefore accommodating most budgets. Even without the FMX the show was described by the Milford Haven Show’s MC as “The best act we have ever seen”. Now with the introduction of FMX into the original Motorcycle Stunt Show, Stuntworld is, without doubt, the most varied and exciting show in Great Britain. The commentary, from a microphone inside James Dylan’s helmet, has developed over the years to produce a light-hearted over-view with some great laughs along the way. James Dylan, who’s exciting career has seen him on shows such as I Dare, The Ultimate “The best act that we Challenge and The World’s Most Amazing have ever had – you Videos, has also achieved 5 World Records. pulled the biggest crowd He and his amazingly talented riders and kept them entertained delight in performing their skills to audiences throughout”. all over the world. The team are always Dennis Capper – professional and will be on hand after Macclesfield Carnival performances to chat to members of the Organiser. audience and to sign autographs. Motorcycle Stunt Show £1,550 Motorcycle Stunt Show plus FMX
The Mighty Smith Show Adrian Smith, 5th in the World’s Strongest Man and three times Winner of UK’s Strongest Man Competition, presents a show geared for family fun with visual humour and audience participation. Tearing up catalogues, bending six inch nails in his teeth, walking on a bed of broken glass, holding a chair with a seated lady on it in his teeth, presenting a children’s tug of war with prizes. These, along with more serious feats of strength, including a vehicle pull, combine with a £1,000 open challenge (a good feature in advertising your event). £575
Above and Beyond Aerial Displays Visually stunning and breathtaking aerial displays. International performers combine the grace of dance with acrobatic agility and circus, to create unique, highly-skilled, spectacular shows, which move from the ground up to 35ft in the air, finishing with heart-stopping finales. They have thrilled audiences all over the world. Providing 2 x 15/20 minute performances. All performed indoors or outdoors, on an eye-catching, self-contained rig.
A performance can be tailored to your specific event, from solo rope, singles or doubles trapeze, cradle, bungee trapeze, cloud swing to flying trapeze. Suitable for any venue from galas, festivals, night clubs, fun days, corporate entertainment, team building, have a go days, promotions, workshops, anywhere requiring the best in aerial entertainment. From £1,050 for two artistes. £1,350 for three artistes.
Bob Hogg Sheepdog Display & Lamb National Sheep Race Bob is a member of the International Sheepdog Society and travels the country with his team of working sheepdogs. The displays are educational, as Bob demonstrates his unique training methods, but are also great fun for the children, as he invites them into the arena whilst the dogs work the ducks around an obstacle course. (Look out for Bob’s special guest “Paxo”!!!) The Lamb National Sheep Race has proven to be an extremely popular attraction. This comprises of 5-6 Herdwick sheep originating from the mountains of Cumbria, renowned for their hardiness and agility. After being paraded in their colours and introduced to the audience they are led to the start line and away they go down the track and over the jumps. All in brightly coloured coats and with jockeys on board. Names such as Red Ram and Sheargar add to the humour. Bob does his own amusing commentary for both displays. 2 x Sheepdog displays and 2 x Lamb National sheep races = £1,550 for this package. Other packages start from £795 for 2 x Sheepdog and Duck displays. 2 x Lamb National races = £1,100 A secure arena of 50 x 50 metres minimum and use of radio microphone are all that is required.
Arena Spectacular Knights of the Crusades
Jez Avery’s Stunt Shows
On through the Millennium with their 39th fabulous year! Against a 75ft wide REVAMPED FOR 2013 medieval castle and podiums, featuring all new medieval banners and costumes with flaming torches, pyrotechnics and mystic smoke. With their own self-contained sound system, presenting dramatic music, fanfares and sound effects, they re-create two totally fantastic 40 minute epic plays of “A Tale of Richard the Lionhearted” and “The Legend of King Arthur”. Dressed in period costumes and armour, they delight audiences of all ages with their heroic fighting and dazzling pageantry, transporting them back to a stunning world of Mythical England with amazing realism. AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION is encouraged; Children are invited to become Squires to the Knights, Village Maidens and a Lady of the Day to become their Maid Marion and within their second show children attempt to pull the Great Sword Excalibur from the Stone! With many appearances on television and at numerous Round Table, Lions, Council events, Castles, Guernsey Shows and the Isle of Wight Steam Rally. Also voted Best Family Entertainment by the Swale Committee. A Magical Day’s entertainment from one act. Truly unbeatable value. £1,495
Jez’s all new show – One show, 4 different vehicles!! The best bits of Jez Avery’s 31 years experience on the outdoor events circuit…. An amazing show on 4 wheels, 2 wheels, 1 wheel and even No wheels!! The show includes wheelies, stoppies, drifting, doughnuts, precision driving, two wheel driving and the all new roll over quad... Jez performs all his own stunts while delivering his famous commentary keeping the whole family on the edge of their seats and laughing along. Jez’s All New 2013 Stunt Show has proved very successful, so to avoid disappointment we recommend you book early! 2 x (different) 30 minute displays – £895. Ideal arena size: 60 x 40 meters on firm and level ground. Arena side parking required: 14 x 5 meters. PA system with CD player and head mic required. All Health and Safety requirements along with £10m PL insurance cover supplied. Jez Avery Stunt Shows are back!
Blackrock Llama Display Team
ShadowQuest Dog Display Team Demonstrating the brilliant talents and skills of Police, service and protection dogs – learn and be entertained by these truly amazing K9s starring GSDS, Malinois and Springer Spaniel specialist search dogs. Informative, educational and entertaining. Obedience and control work, agility, searching, protection work, as well as stunning fire exercises. Dogs trained to the highest standard using reward based training techniques.
Llama Agility Racing – unique, quirky, fun & entertaining with lots of crowd participation! Exciting, fun with crowd interaction. Watch two teams of super Llamas compete against each other in a fast action relay race. Cheer as members of the audience, under the supervision of trained handlers, lead their Llama through a testing obstacle course, jumping the hurdles, zig-zagging through weaving poles, ducking under limbo bars and negotiating hanging vines. A truly unique, exciting, action-packed display. Between displays the Llamas will be on show in a static stand, where members of the public can get up close to these friendly majestic animals. A highlight and talking point for any event.
Static stand with access for the public to ask leading experts in working and pet dog training, any dog related questions they have: professionally recognised dog behaviourist, as well as an ex-police dog instructor and trainer; leading dog expert, writing regularly for national dog magazines and press. A superb commentary is given throughout. 2 x 25 minute displays – £675
£1,250 per day. £1,000 per day for 2 or more consecutive days.
The Pre Hee Men
When you book The Pre Hee Men brand new arena show, you can be sure that they will be pulling prehistoric pranks and creating mammoth mayhem wherever they go! This spectacular brand new show introduces two stupid, but loveable cavemen, complete with the coolest caveman car since the year dot . . . and then the rivalry begins!! Which of the Nutty Neanderthals has the biggest muscles or can build the best fire? Which of the Crazy Cavemen invented the wheel?
Which of the Stoneage Scoundrels will do the best mating dance with the lucky female volunteer? Find out the answers to all this and much more when you book The Pre Hee Men. They have appeared at festivals, galas, shopping centres, carnivals and fetes across the UK. Recent performances include the Dounby Show in the Orkney Islands, the West Show in Guernsey, Pershore Carnival and Nowton Hall Country Show. This fantastic 20 minute arena act comes from the creator of the hugely popular “Musical Ruth”. It is suitable for a small to medium size arena and comes with David Attenborough-esque commentary. Available for all outdoor events and indoors too (access permitting). Can also be performed as a mix and mingle act. The cool caveman car is fully water resistant . . . Perfect for the British summers. Book now and create jungle jollity at your event!
£795 for 2 x 20 min. arena spots. Contact for Mix and Mingle rates.
Arena Bernie Bennett – Comedy Tightrope Act Bernie’s shows are performed on an amazing, moveable, free-standing tightrope rig, ten feet high and feature outrageous comedy characters, nerve-jangling stunts and hilarious audience participation. SUPERHERO – Bernie transforms miraculously, in front of the audience, into a comedy superhero from another planet, intent on attempting the first crossing of your event, by tightrope! HILLBILLY – Bernie appears as a simple-minded hillbilly, with a suitcase full of tricks. His attempts to show off on the tightrope are not helped by the presence of a large parrot perched on the middle of it! Bernie can provide his own arena, with batterypowered P/A if requested. Plus walkabout on stilts as a rock and roll guitarist in a very loud suit! £620
Joseph’s Amazing Racing Pigs / Pig Agility
What A Palaver Multi-talented comedy circus street theatre/ cabaret for all ages and any event, ideally suited to small arenas and family audiences. Option 1: The bed of nails show and the fire show, each around 25 minutes long, plus 45 minutes of walkabout interactive juggling. Option 2: A show featuring 25 different acts in 25 minutes, called “25”. It’s manic, action-packed and both ridiculously entertaining and entertainingly ridiculous. Not suitable for performance in the round and, due to physical realities, limited to two shows per day. From £650+VAT
Now for something completely different! Six rare breed pigs will fill your arena with their amazing antics. The handlers, in country outfits, encourage the pigs, using food, to race down the track while they take the hurdles in their piggy stride. This is accompanied by an entertaining commentary and jolly music. The pigs are on display all day and provide much interest for the public. In 2008 they were well received at the Royal Norfolk Show. They have appeared on Children’s BBC Animals at Work and Do Something Different. This is a fun display which can also be used as a fundraiser. £1,060 / Pig Agility £1,175
Essex Dog Display Team Britain’s longest established dog display team and still the most professional, entertaining and exciting to watch. They have set the standard for 32 years and are not a copy of other dog teams. With an outstanding and unique commentary, the team are extremely professional in their presentation and have tremendous appeal to all age groups. Presenting two varied displays with audience participation, this is not just an agility team, the display consists of many varied and exciting exercises.
Stars of over 100 TV programmes shown worldwide. They have appeared at numerous prestigious and major events throughout the UK and are excellent entertainment for any event. They are the only civilian dog display team to be selected for the Royal Tournament. They are often described by the media as ‘par excellence’. £995
Graham Fisher’s International “It’s a Knockout” The original and longest established touring “It’s A Knockout” event in the world. The company, now in their 33rd year, has more experience of presenting every type of event, in every type of environment. Frequently called upon to devise games for both TV and product launches, as well as for memorable company fun days and team building events. The company has a long association with major and established events and has raised the awareness and millions of pounds for the hundreds of charities they have presented fundraisers for. Two full-time Platinum Standard Shows on the road provide unique giant colourful inflatables, unique backdrops, obstacles and props – all of which are manufactured and tested to the highest standard. Public Liability cover is £5,000,000 and all documentation is available on booking. Promotional DVD/Team Information flyers, posters to help recruit teams and trophies for the top three team members are also supplied. All the above is included, along with professional presenters and quality purpose-built sound system, supported by a dedicated trained and experienced crew to ensure competitor’s safety. The company’s articulated vehicles have stages, as well as generating units to power the shows. Transport of all equipment, crew and presenters is included. From twelve teams to fifty four, everything is provided to guarantee a successful event for you. £3,000+VAT (up to 12 teams of 6-10 people) mid-week. From £3,600+VAT (12 teams of 6-10 people) weekends (Mainland UK).
Arena Inch Perfect Trials Display Team Watch in amazement as Inch Perfect Trials Display Team perform for your audience!! The show features 2 National Level Trials Riders, a professional compere and a mobile stunt unit, which is the focal point of the show. The show consists of several different impossible-looking obstacles for the lads to ride a motorbike over, including the “Blocks of Death” and the “Pyramid of Doom”. You won’t believe your eyes when you see what is really possible on 2 wheels!! They can perform on any surface, rain or shine, leaving no surface damage. They can also perform up to 4 x 30 minute shows in any size arena, down to minimum of 15m x 25m, which requires double roped or metal barrier arena. References: Honda UK Sales Manager – “After all my years at Honda UK, I have never seen such an exciting and entertaining display, absolutely fantastic entertainment for all the family!” Westmorland Country Fest – “For an event such as ours, we could not have hoped for a more appropriate demonstration for the main arena. Each demonstration had been well planned and was well executed, with a good balance of skill and technical ability accompanied by excellent commentary.” £1,900 2 days – £3,700
Firebird International Firebird International presents two thrilling and entertaining shows for any venue and audience. These shows can be booked separately or as a full night’s entertainment package. Each show has its own P/A and lighting. For outdoor events a mobile stage is available. Chico & Clive Fun Show This show is a full family fun show, incorporating dancing and fun and games for the children, with Miss Wacky and costumed characters, Chico & Clive. This has a varied duration to suit the venue’s needs. £850 Firebird Show This show will have audiences on the edge of their seats. Featuring Firebird with her assistant, Nicole, in a 45 minute show with fire-eating, bed of nails and illusions. £850
Gerard Naprous presents The Devil’s Horsemen Equestrian film action brought live to your event with Europe’s number one stunt and trick riding team. Performing with some of the world’s best known horses from film and television, all owned and trained to perfection by top Horsemaster and stunt co-ordinator, Gerard Naprous. The Devil’s Horsemen love to perform their breathtaking displays before live audiences, enthralling both young and old with their skill and daredevil antics, which makes them Britain’s top equestrian stunt team. They offer a choice of shows: Medieval Jousting, Wild West Spectacular, Roman Chariot Racing and Cossack Trick Riding. Spectacular entertainment and popular themes that can be tailored to your budget and venue (even indoors). The Devil’s Horsemen’s work has taken them all around the world, where they have worked on many top films with many top film stars. Recent credits include: Les Miserables with Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe, The Muppets (2013), All You Need Is Kill with Tom Cruise (2013), HBO’s Game of Thrones, Starz Da Vinci Demons, BBC Henry IV part I and Part II and Henry V with Jeremy Irons and Tom Hiddleston and Dr Who. Usual arena presentations include six to eight magnificent horses, eight performers, commentator and musical soundtrack. Medieval Jousting – 1 x 45 minutes / Wild West Spectacular – 2 x 30 minutes / Roman Chariot Racing – 2 x 25 minutes / Cossack Trick Riding – 2 x 25 minutes From £3,300+VAT
Two Brothers Racing Stunt Team Two Brothers Racing Stunt Team are a “Street Bike Freestyle” team consisting of Mark Van Driel, the 2012 UK Champion (Aka Vandal) and Ashley Mark. If your event has a concrete or tarmac area, inside or outside, the boys can offer a fully choreographed street bike show in a fairly small area of 60ft x 120ft if required. This can be a stand-alone show or integrated with other acts that may be performing. Commentary comes from Ashley, whilst he is riding the bike and explaining how the tricks are done, the names of the tricks whilst they are being performed, as well as some light-hearted humour! The tricks are at the very cutting edge of the street bike stunt world, rarely performed in the UK! The very high standard achieved by Ashley and Mark are due to the riders competing at world level competitions within the street bike stunt world. Two Brothers Racing Stunt Team perform all over the UK and Europe and even occasionally as far away as Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Bahrain. The show can be tailored to each venue to suit. The normal length of each show is 30 minutes, but this can be reduced or made longer easily. The boys recently performed in the latest Kylie Minogue video “Time Bomb”, as well as Girls Aloud and Alesha Dixon/Roll Deep music videos.
Arena Jean Monti (Highwire & Sway Pole Show)
Highest Sway Pole in the World! Jean Monti Highwire and Sway Pole Show is based in Germany. Jean provides the most spectacular show, climbing to the top of a 58 metre pole (over 185ft), balancing on his hands and swaying to and fro. He rides a motorcycle 100 yds up a wire from the ground to a height of 25 metres, with an assistant hanging beneath, performing a series of hair-raising manoeuvres in the process. He has travelled around the world with the act; to Central America, Dubai, Oman, Pakistan, Japan, China and Malaysia. He has also made several successful appearances in the UK – the Isle of Wight Bestival, Royal Bath & West Show and the South of England Show, to name but a few.
There are two shows that can be booked independently. The Sway Pole requires very little space, as it is trailer-mounted. The wire(s) used for the motorcycle act comes off the Sway Pole tower and can be lowered between shows if required – for a parachute drop for example. Book him as Father Christmas riding his sleigh and reindeer high above everyone’s head with an angel on the trapeze below him. Sway Pole (58 metre) or Motorcycle on wire – £3,200 Sway Pole and Motorcycle – £4,700 Plus travel costs.
Rockwood Dog Display Team
The Sheep Show
A humorous, educational, live stage show all about sheep. Edu-tainment at it’s best. 9 breeds on stage. Presented by a NZ’R, in true NZ style. Not to miss, Sheep shearing and their amazing “Dancing Sheep”. Up to 4 x 30 minute shows a day. No extras, they provide it all. Fun for all ages. £1,700+VAT – 1 day / £2,850+VAT – 2 days / £3,950+VAT – 3 days Packages available only in conjunction with The Sheep Show doing 3 shows/day. Sheep Racing in the arena – The stars of the sheep show, racing over a furlong (50m). Meet and greet the sheep in the collecting ring before the big race. 15 min. display, ideal fundraiser. No Bets Baaaa......d. 1 x £200+VAT / 2 x £400+VAT Dog and Duck Display in the arena – Stuart Barnes offers his unique way of understanding dog behaviour, from young dogs to fully trained dogs, seeing all the steps of the training process using his sheepdogs. Hilarious ducks involving the children and lots of down-under humour along the way. Laugh whilst you learn. 1 x 30 min. show / 1day = £350 2 days = £650 3 days = £950 2 x 30 min. shows / 1 day = £600 2 days = £1150 3 days = £1,700 Smaller Events The Sheep Roadshow – A smaller version of The Sheep Show. Set on it’s own smaller stage, with 3 breeds being introduced on to the stage to music and includes shearing. It’s a fun and educational look at sheep, wool and “Let’s talk farming.” Total area required 10m x 6m. Up to 4 shows a day. £ 695+VAT – 1 day / £1,390+VAT – 2 days / £2,085+VAT – 3 days Corporate Days – The Sheep Shearing Show, which includes having a go, spinning and the brainteaser. A good leveller! £650+VAT Sheepdog Display – Understanding the working Collie dog and you being in control? £550+VAT
Other Entertainment – 19 years in the business has given Richard Savory a unique ability to match good entertainment with show, so if you would like a full days programme of countryside entertainment, please ask.
Arena Van Buren Variety Show
Van Buren presents “The Quality Show”. A show packed full of entertainment, skills and baffling illusions, all performed from the self contained raised stage theatre. See a lady float in mid air, cut into three pieces, audience participation, escapology, appearances, disappearances, transformations, comedy, circus skills, The eye catching theatre fits easily into all forms of surprises and fun for adults and children alike. The show has become a real outdoor event and has its own power supply and sound crowd pleaser with its traditional entertainment presented in a 21st century style. system. 2 x 30 minute shows – from £895
Ridgeside Lurcher Display
Phill and Emma Gibbons of Ridgeside Lurchers invite you to see their fantastic lurchers do what comes naturally to them! In the arena they will race at full speed chasing the electric lure. They offer a fast, action-packed demonstration with an informative and humorous commentary by Phill. The public will have the chance to “have a go” with their own dogs – whatever their breed! The highlight of the demonstration is a race between the lurchers and a hawk – they are the only demonstration to offer this amazing spectacle. Also provided is Ferret Racing Mayhem. £650 Ridgeside also provide a Falconry display £595
One of the largest falconry displays in the country and a static display of approximately 15-20 different birds of prey from all around the world. Between the flying demonstrations, which last from 20-30 minutes, the public have the chance to hold and be photographed with one of these magnificent birds. £595 Ridgeside Falconry also provide a professional Lurcher Racing Team demonstration and Ferret Racing Mayhem £650 Combined Falconry, Lurcher Racing and Ferret Racing £895
Combined Falconry, Lurcher Racing and Ferret Racing £895
Cyril the Squirrel and His Racing Terriers
Cyril the Squirrel and his racing terriers has established itself as one of the leading terrier racing display teams in the country today. These great little dogs will have you in fits of laughter with their crazy antics. They race on the flat and over their purpose-built jumps, sometimes ridden by great little jockeys. Members of the audience are encouraged to take part with their own dogs too. Even the kids have a chance to participate and can race against one of these little terriers. Cyril the Squirrel provides great entertainment for all the family and is a must for your show, large or small. 2 x 25 minutes – £725
Big & Little Circus Whiz presented by Olivant’s Equine Displays
Eagle Heights Eagle & Vulture Display
The equine world’s answer to little and large. Magpie and Billy bring sparkle and razzmatazz to any event with their hilarious liberty display that has both children and adults alike in stitches.
Eagle Heights, Kent’s Bird of Prey Centre, now offers what is probably the most comprehensive bird of prey display team in the UK. Watch in awe as “Kayla” the Bald Eagle soars above the crowd and chuckle at “Becks” the White-backed Vulture as he gallops across the arena. Get ready to duck as “Jade”, the 120 mph Falcon, hurtles across the heads of the crowd. Plus there will be lots of “oohs and aahs” as the little Barn Owl floats around amongst the crowd. A European Eagle Owl also puts in an appearance in the arena.
The infamous double act perform a plethora of entertaining tricks from sitting down to bowing and they have been delighting audiences with their irresistible Eagle Heights Eagle cheek and charm up and down& Vulture the country. They are available(along with suitable human companions!) for any event needing a bit of “pony power”.
£550 per day for 2 x 20 minute shows
When not being flown the birds will be on static display for all to see and photograph – £675 The Eagle Heights “B” team is also available for that smaller event at a cost of £500
Arena K9 Freestyle Dog Dancing Display
Top dog dancing trainer and multi-Crufts Freestyle winner, Richard Curtis, and his talented dancing dogs will amaze your audience with their musical routines. From the hairy “blonde bombshell”, Whizzy, through to the mini “turbo termite”, Betty, they will entertain the crowds with their amazing tricks. As well as showing the catching abilities of the UK’s first Frisbee Freestyle Border Collie the audience will get a chance to learn how to train their own dog to do some of the tricks. Children are invited into the ring to join the display, often with hilarious results.
Medieval Combat Society
Thrilling entertainment and education of authentic medieval history at a 14th Century tournament. The knights, squires and men at arms wearing head to toe armour, with pairs fighting each other with great skill using sword, axe, mace and other displays of deadly arms, cheered on by the spectators and nobility. Set to a living history display of medieval tents, giving a glimpse of medieval life. Watch the archers as they demonstrate their awesome skills in the longbow and the finer elements of life in the form of medieval dancing. Shows available in a variety of formats to suit the venue and event. £940 Two days £1,400
K9 Freestyle have appeared on many TV programmes and at the top UK dog events. 2 x 30 minute displays – £440
Mr Alexander’s Travelling Show Mr Alexander’s unique Family Variety Show has audiences of all ages spellbound. His unique beautifully painted Victorian Theatre stage trailer ensures a great view for audiences and is a colourful and eye-catching feature for any event, large or small. His shows evoke the memory of travelling shows of years gone by, but also appeal to the demands of modern audiences for something different. Magic, juggling, unicycling, balance and illusion combine in up to four different skilfully choreographed shows daily. Mr Alexander can build and hold a crowd of hundreds and leave them amazed, astounded and coming back time and time again! £950
Polly’s Parrots Roadshow
Educational, fun, live stage Parrot Show, using rescued pet parrots.
Offering 3 x 30 minute stage shows daily. Colourful, educational, informative, humorous, totally unique, using rescued parrots trained to harness and lead. With over twenty five years experience, John Pollard presents these wonderful birds in a different style, educational entertainment at its best. In addition, throughout your event you will have a full static display of parrots and free advice to the public on their pet parrots. A very different form of entertainment, great fun and designed for all age groups. Totally self-contained within a trailer, with stage attached and P/A system. 1 day – £705 2 days – £880 3 days – £1,055
Circus Whiz: Continuous fun for all the family whatever the weather (up to six hours). The very best interactive circus skills workshop set in a colourful 8m inflatable circus ring with a 3m canopy, flags and two entertainers, with enough equipment for over 50 participants in a dozen skills. Learn how to juggle balls and clubs, diablos and devil sticks, master Olympic ribbons and cups and balls. Walk on cup or fun stilts and pedal-gos, spin a plate or a rope or hula hoop. Parents and children, grandparents, teens and toddlers, everyone is welcome to come and play. £575+VAT
Cheshire Dog Display Team Starring the best in canine talent. A superb, entertaining and informative display with a variety of dogs. TV credits include ITV’s Brilliant Creatures, BBC’s Vets in Practice, Channel 4 Pet Rescue, ITV’s Animal Tales, Blue Peter, Who Let the Dogs Out and Super Tiny Animals, to name but a few. The crowd will be treated to a brilliant display of canine wizardry at its very best, from exciting high speed agility races to fire jumping and police dog action. The display is performed to music with an amusing and informative commentary. A professional display by one of the top teams in the country, ideal for any event. The team actively promotes responsible dog ownership and is sponsored by the Guild of Dog Trainers, together with The Cambridge Institute of Dog Behaviour and Training. £995
Arena Kuchina Johnson’s Equine & Canine Displays Don’t just stand there! Come and see some of the most highly trained horses on the planet, in the form of Kuchina Johnson’s Dancing Horses (strictly the best come-dancing) appearing at a venue, hopefully, near you in the coming year. Fully registered equine and canine trainer, Kuchina, is the only trainer to combine magnificent stallions, majestic mares and multi-talented gelding and dogs for stage, screen and showground displays.
Bringing your events into the 21st Century. You will get to see some of the family’s many animals at shows and events around the UK. Beautiful highly trained horses giving you displays of youth, beauty, power and experience. Youth is supplied by Kuchina junior and Phoebe Johnson, Beauty by her stunning palomino mare, Chardonnay, Power by top display stallion, Nico, and Experience by Kuchina Johnson, who is available to answer your questions.
How The West Was Won Totally unique Equine and Canine Display There will also be displays on How the West was Won! Showing the interaction between animals and humans, giving a utterly mesmerising display of equine and canine wizardry, being both entertaining and informative and still the only one of its kind anywhere. Kuchina specialises in giving live displays at country shows. Horses and dogs can also be hired individually for photo-shoots, advertising, promotions, live displays and film work – whether it’s a horse sitting in the queue at the Harrods Sale or a dog walking on its hind legs down the catwalk or playing dead on stage. Even with a horse laying down and a dog jumping over, it’s been done by Kuchina Johnson’s amazing equine and canine display animals! If you can think of it, Kuchina Johnson’s horses and dogs can do it. 2 x 30 min Totally Unique Equine & Canine Display – £3,300
Dancing Display The most popular at the moment is Kuchina Johnson’s Dancing Horses. A display of strictly the best come-dancing. Kuchina’s horses combine all classical movements, such as schooled walk, half pass, full pass, piaffe, flying changes, also change leg every step (skipping horse), the rocking horse gallop, Spanish walk (high marching), standing pirouettes, canter pirouettes, lavade, bow salute and wave goodbye to the crowd – and that is just one of the displays. 2 x 30 min. Dancing Horses Display – £2,345 Training Demonstrations: 1 x 30 min Dancing Horses Demonstration, 1 x 30 min Equine & Canine Wizardry Demonstration, 1 x 45 min “How we do what we do!” – £5,500
Corporate â€œMessier-Bugatti-Dowty, o the world leader in Landing Gear, marking its 80th anniversary, held a Family Fun Day in 2012 an for around 3,000 000 employees and their families. The day was an outstanding success due in no small way to the huge contribution made by the many acts we booked through Mandy at Peter Johnson. The acts included a number of main arena attractions, plus a wide variety of side show activities and entertainers. On the day the quality of the acts and entertainment was first class and likewise the initial booking and liaison with the acts through Peter Johnson was excellent and relieved me of much of the detail and stress involved in what was for us a major event and a little outside of our normal day job! I would certainly have no hesitation in recommending Peter Johnson to anyone embarking on such an event and I personally look forward to working with them again on any future occasion!â€? Peter Hall Public Relations Manager Messier-Bugatti-Dowty
Corporate Titan the Robot
The Future of Entertainment
Titan the Robot has fast become a worldwide phenomenon and one of the most sought-after live acts for every conceivable kind of event. Titan has a huge following in the UK with over 30,000 Facebook fans and can really help generate extra footfall, boost gate receipts and sometimes almost pay for himself. Titan the Robot is a family comedy show that people will travel miles to see and will come back year after year to see again and again. Over the years Titan has appeared on many TV shows, performed alongside superstars such as Rihanna, Will Smith and Jackie Chan and in recent years he has travelled the globe appearing as far afield as Thailand, China, the Middle East, USA, Vietnam and The Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix. At big outdoor events and festivals Titan can perform to huge amounts of people during each appearance, but Titan also works equally well at almost every kind of event, including shopping malls, trade shows, corporate events and all manner of public events including Christmas, New Year, Halloween, Easter and Guy Fawkes Nights. The Future of Entertainment POA
Casino Royale Fun casino nights with professional croupiers are great entertainment for your guests. The choice of games includes American Roulette, Blackjack, Dice and Poker. Your guests will receive “fun money” to gamble with and the casino manager and croupiers are happy to explain the rules to anyone who has not ventured into a casino before. Most games are quick and easy to learn and Casino Royale will advise you on which games to choose, whether your guests are novices or experienced gamblers! At the end of the night, prizes will be awarded to those who have won the most. The prizes can be anything from a bottle of champagne to an exotic holiday, depending on your budget. £300+VAT 1 table (£200+VAT per table and staff thereafter)
Steven Garner – Caricaturist
With over 34 years experience as a full time cartoonist Steve has travelled the globe working at parties, dinners, balls, conferences and fun days, etc. A quick caricature can take between 4 to 5 minutes and is flexible enough to perform either seated or roving around. Previous clients include Ryanair, Marks & Spencer, Orange, Barclaycard and Virgin Media. £400
Here is one of the most exciting new games in the country. Motaball is suitable for children 7 years old through to adults. These motorised vehicles can go forward, backward and spin. They have a large rubber bumper, therefore are 100% safe for everyone. For those who are not familiar with the concept of Motaball it is a fantastic game which is a mixture of football and bumper cars. Two teams battle inside an inflatable arena, 70ft x 50ft, attempting to manoeuvre the large football into the goal areas. This is the most fun you can have in a petrol driven vehicle. £795+VAT
Itzarchery will look after all your archery needs for activity/ team or family fun days, providing all equipment for your safety and enjoyment, using qualified archery instructors. One to One instruction is provided for family fundays – 2 instructors, plus equipment (to suit all ages) £430. Group instruction for Team/Activity days – 2 instructors with 6-8 bow stand £450. Extra instructor £130
Amusement Simulators Choose from a wide range of Leisure Machines ideal for events, parties and exhibitions anytime, anywhere! Delivered to, set up and collected from your event. The equipment will impress and delight your guests by providing them with the very best in interactive entertainment. Video Game Simulators include: Dancing Stage/Car Racing/Motorbike Racing/Skiing/Snowboarding/Skateboarding/Jetski/ White Water Rafter/Horse Racing/Soccer/Golf/Futuristic and more..... Amusement Games include: Pinball Machines/Air Hockey/Jukeboxes/Upright Arcade Video Games/Retro Arcade Games/ Pool Tables/Table Football/Fruit Machines (free play)/Photo Sticker Machines and many more..... These machines will complement your James Bond, Las Vegas, Sports, Hollywood, Futuristic, Rock ‘n’ Roll themed events and set stiff challenges when your event has a competitive edge. There is something to suit all budgets and no job is too big or too small. Twin Video Games – £450+VAT Single Video Game – £325+VAT Amusement Games – £325+VAT
Corporate Hugh Nightingale – Close-up Magician
Epico the Dragon Three 20 minute interactive street style shows starring Sir Aurelious Jones and the breathtaking animatronic wonder Epico the Dragon. In addition 2 x 20 minute walkabouts where Aurelious presents, a-top a travelling cart, the captivating ultra-violet spectacle of the diminutive Fairy Queen. Providing a day of unforgettable spectacular large scale shows and intimate theatrical experiences, audiences will be enticed, engaged and enchanted!
Hugh is the perfect choice for mix & mingle close-up magic entertainment. His skill, performance, personality and wit makes your guests feel special and the occasion a happy and memorable one. At any event from corporate conference to company funday, from annual dinner to garden party, Hugh will break the ice and put everyone at their ease with his amazing and amusing close-up magic. Hugh’s “Touch of Magic” charms, promotes, mystifies, but most importantly, entertains. Hugh is a full Member of Inner Magic Circle and is a holder of the GOLD STAR – highest degree in the Society.
“Epico is one of the best acts I have seen in the last 5 years!” Emma Johnstone – The Red Dragon Centre £1,235
Also comedy magic cabaret by arrangement. From £400
The Digital Paparazzi Two or more characters dressed as 1950s style paparazzi, flashing away as guests arrive, soliciting cheesey grins and outrageous poses and actually taking lots of pictures, which are uploaded to a specially designed website within a few hours. Everyone is given a card with details of where they can see and download the pictures taken at that event (but only that event) free of charge. Company logos and links incorporated into the design of the website and the cards. Ideal meet ‘n’ greet for all kinds of corporate events and private parties.
Release your inner child with this giant 6-lane scalextric, navigating chicanes and “S” bends to test your skills to the limits. Suitable for all ages, the scalextric is a freestanding unit and requires a minimum floor space of 20’ x 10’.
£495+VAT / Also available is an 8-lane track, approx. 15ft x 8ft.
Racing Challenge The UK’s only eight driver racing car simulator where eight drivers race each other in the same race at the same time! Fantastic fun for all ages from 7-70, boys, girls, mums and yes... even dads! Racing Challenge SUPER 8 is unique and perfect for all family fun days, large public events and much, much more. THEY OPERATE IN ALL WEATHERS as the unit includes a large hospitality awning. £1,850+VAT Half day rates and unit without awning by negotiation.
Human strength v the bungee rope: that is Bungee Running. Having put on a body harness with the required number of bungee ropes attached, depending on the weight and strength of the participant, two people run like blazes and place their markers on the marked velcro strip running along the top of the centre wall, before being pulled back by the bungee rope. This Bungee Run is 35ft long and 15ft wide and can be operated indoors or outdoors. £295+VAT
Rodeo Bull/Sheep/Camel/Reindeer/ Rugby Ball/Penguin/Broomstick/Banana Never has there been such a selection of ride-on experiences all operational from one base. Take your pick from the traditional Rodeo Bull, Woolly Sheep, Camel, Rugby Ball, Penguin, Broomstick, Banana or get in the Christmas Spirit on a Reindeer. Spin, turn and buck at a controlled speed, enabling everyone from a child to a rodeo expert to experience the thrill of the rodeo. Someone is at the controls and ensures a safe ride for everyone. The whole area around the ride is surrounded by an 18ft x 18ft inflatable mattress to provide a comfortable landing. All that is required is a 13amp electrical supply and the ride will entertain your crowd all afternoon. £365+VAT (extra body £75+VAT)
The NEW SUPER 4 trailer unit ventures into places its bigger brother the SUPER 8 can’t go. Available with its own hospitality awning it is perfect for the smaller event, where all the Racing Challenge exhilaration comes as standard! £995+VAT
Corporate Cyclone Game Cube
Human Demolition Zone
As seen on BBC’s Dragon’s Den and A Question of Sport
It’s the ultimate High Energy Game. Are you ready to Rumble? Welcome to the “Zone”, vibrant and visual with huge impact, this is the ultimate crowd pleaser. A 4 person game on this amazing inflatable with its 4 checker plate pedestals and a massive 1 metre diameter wrecking ball, this is perfect for team events, knockout challenges or just for fun, for all age groups. Team game options: How many times was your team knocked off their pedestals in the allocated time? 1 team per pedestal, each time a player is knocked off they are replaced by another team member, the last remaining person on represents the winning team. Requires grass area of 30ft x 30ft. £370+VAT
A brand new gaming challenge suitable for all ages, team building and retail/corporate events. Catch the Target balls and deposit them in the score tube to achieve the high score. Package includes: Operator, Game Cube, 4ft x 4ft Stage, Timer and Coloured Sponge Balls. £1,210+VAT Game-Show Host/PA system also available at £400+VAT Team Building “Beat the Cube”. 2 x cubes – £2,000+VAT
Themed Indoor Laser Target Shooting
Boot Camp Challenge
This unique shooting experience enables five participants to compete against each other, shooting the randomly lit LED targets as they appear down the blackened tunnel. The tunnel is lit with back lighting and themed to your event’s needs, eg. Aliens, Western, Dr Who, James Bond, Legends of Narnia, plus many others. It can even be themed around a product you would like to promote. A great addition to any themed party. A minimum area of 4m x 6m x 3m high is required. £525
Are you ready to take on the Boot Camp? With 26 metres (86ft) of inflatable fun, the Boot Camp offers something different for your next event. Contestants have to negotiate their way through different obstacles, from the tyre gauntlet challenge, to swinging across the inflatable ravine – yes a swing incorporated to the inflatable! It is sure to bring a lot of fun to any occasion and is suitable for both children and adults. Races can be run, competitions can be done, all in the inflatable Boot Camp Challenge. £700+VAT
Extreme Adventure High Ropes – The Mobile High Ropes course has a platform height of 4m above the ground and has 55m of 11 challenging activities. This course is designed to put participants out of their comfort zone and feel the sense of danger, whilst always being within a controlled atmosphere. 1 day hire - £1,500+VAT / 2 day hire - £2,800+VAT 3 day hire – £3,900+VAT
Mobile Zip Line – The Mobile Zip Line is the first in the UK. It can be set up at most locations in under one hour and has a throughput of 120 per hour. 1 day hire - £1,800+VAT / 2 day hire - £3,200+VAT / 3 day hire – £4,100+VAT If two or more activities are booked together for the same event, further discounts are available. Segways – Segways are great fun. Providing 3 x Segways, a track and an instructor. £790+VAT
SAS Zip Tower – The newest addition is an 18m tall Zip Tower which has a Zip run of over 120m long. Capacity is 80 per hour and this monster can be set up over lakes and rivers. 1 day hire - £3,000+VAT / 2 day hire - £4,500+VAT / 3 day hire £6,000+VAT
Corporate Alpine Ski Blast
An invigorating simulated ski experience. Battle the elements as you take on this ultimate alpine challenge. Utilizing a Nintendo Wii platform with 50” plasma screen this inflatable simulator accommodates 1-4 contestants. Incorporating coloured uplighters and simulating alpine conditions, with wind and synthetic snow. This is truly a challenge worth experiencing.
Whatever your event, this state of the art, fully automated Photo Booth is the perfect accessory. With unlimited instant photographs throughout your booking, your guests can enjoy hours of fun and take away the memories with them! Enhance the fun experience with fun props and green screen image options. A disk of all images taken will be provided following the event. 9ft wide x 7ft high x 6ft deep (13 amp required). 625+VAT
Area required 3m x 5m x 3m high. £745+VAT
Roller Rink/Ice Skating/Synthetic Ice Rink/Mini Ski Slope
COMING SOON...Snow Photo Booth...a whole new concept in Photo Booth fun...£925+VAT.
Mobile Synthetic Rinks – Providing a range of sizes of synthetic rinks with barrier surround (larger rinks available). This comes with a covered changing area and 80-100 skates, either ice skates or roller skates, of various sizes. Experienced supervisors ensure your event runs smoothly. Sound system and lighting are available at an extra cost. From £1,300+VAT (8m x 8m synthetic ice or 10m x 8m roller rink) Mini Ski Slope – 15m long by 3m wide. An excellent alternative or support to ice rinks as a Christmas attraction or any event any time of year. Suitable to be used for skiing, snow boarding and snow tubing. All equipment provided. Christmas themeing, including trees, lights, cabin staff, set up, break down, transport included in the price. From £1,500+VAT
Create a Christmas Feature at your venue or event with a Santa’s Grotto. An inflatable log cabin 15ft x 18ft with a throne for Santa to sit on to hand out presents, Christmas trees outside with lights, a letter box for the children to post their letters to Santa and a couple of toy soldiers on guard outside. A must for your Christmas event. £475+VAT / A smaller Grotto is available at £425+VAT
Mobile Climbing Wall New for 2014 5 person Fully Automatic Hydraulic Belay Climbing Wall Reach for the sky on this 7.3m Mobile Climbing Wall providing five climbing routes with differing degrees of challenge. Fitted with hydraulic auto-belays that allow climbing and abseiling in total safety, this attraction offers an enjoyable activity for all ages. With a 15 minute set-up time, the wall provides instant climbing for Fundays, Corporate Events, Promotions and Team Building and is a great “visual draw”, creating impact and delivering...” something different!”
Surf Rider – Mechanical Surf Simulator This new and exciting surf simulator offers you the challenge to ride the imaginary waves just like a real surfer. It is hilarious to see each participant’s determination to stay on the surfboard and outwit the operator. The Surf Rider comes with variable speed settings from very slow to wipeout, but don’t worry if you come off, as you will land safely on an inflatable surround which comes in various shapes and sizes. £350+VAT
Land Zorbes Very popular, fun and exciting attraction. Move around a marked off area in these giant balls. Four x 3m land zorbes, plus two bumper balls. A grass area required. Zorbes suitable for 9 years upwards, bumper balls from 6. Set up, break down, transport and staff all included. £860+VAT
Bungee Trampoline The bungee trampoline offers a gravity-defying thrill for participants of all ages. Unlike a normal trampoline the 4-in1 allows participants to jump over 8 metres (the height of a 2-storey building), reaching heights that would be impossible using a trampoline alone. Safe and secure in adjustable purpose built harnesses, jumpers are free to experiment with acrobatic movements, previously impossible without months of dedicated training or to simply jump as high as they can. The result is a thrill with all the adrenalin of bungee jumping, but with none of the risks. Whether it’s a small party or large corporate day, a wedding or a long term city centre promotion a bungee trampoline is the perfect choice for a truly unforgettable experience. The highly experienced team prides itself on offering the utmost standards of safety, service, professionalism and enthusiasm. Experienced and friendly staff will be on hand to help people reach new highs in recreational entertainment through leading bungee trampoline technology. This attraction represents outstanding value for money. From £1,200+VAT
Corporate Water Walkers
Paddle Boats Make a big splash at your event with this fantastic new boat ride. A colourful activity for children aged between 4-10 years. Four paddle boats are provided and an inflatable boating lake 20ft x 20ft x 12in deep. A supervisor and fencing surround is provided. The local Fire Service or similar water supply will be required (water hose not suitable). £500+VAT. If booked with Water Walkers £800+VAT using two pools or £700+VAT using one pool
Ever tried walking on water!? This colourful new experience involves getting inside a 2 metre diameter inflatable ball and walking it around a 7m x 10m pool containing approximately 7,000 litres of water. Four inflatable balls are provided with two members of staff. £500+VAT. If booked with the “Paddle Boats”. £800+VAT using two pools or £700+VAT using just one pool.
Venturer Simulator This Venturer Simulator is one of the last made by Thomsons. It uses the latest software and high definition DVD graphics and a 1000 watt sound system. The simulator is immaculately presented with full airbrushing based on one of the most popular simulations – Astro Canyon. This ride offers both smooth rides for the younger guests and fast moving rams to give a faster ride for the braver ones. Seating 14 guests this immaculate ride is suitable for outside events on grass or concrete, as it comes with its own power source or can run inside at most venues with a 13’2” high doorway on 63amp power.
Get rid of all those pent-up aggressions and rivalries in a fun and safe way. A true test of balance, strategy and strength, and a game for all the family to enjoy. Two participants face each other on opposing pedestals, and with the aid of a soft-ended pole they attempt to topple each other. A large inflatable breaks the inevitable fall. This event comes supervised. £295+VAT
The ride comes with a wide variety of new experiences and being on DVD can easily be changed throughout the event. The experiences are: Pepsi Max Roller Coaster: Astro Canyon: Glacier Run: Smash Factory: Car Rally: Red Arrows: Downhill Ski: Thunderdrive and Rollercoaster Spectacular. This is one of the only fully air-conditioned and reverse air heated simulators in the country, making it the best choice for all year round. For an additional cost they can arrange your video to be turned into a ride/experience - please ask for details. £1,500+VAT
Craft Studio – Crafty Arty workshops for children Craft Studio offers the very best interactive craft workshops for children of all ages, brilliant for fun days, shopping centres, festivals and more. Currently available nationwide with DBS checked instructors. Each set includes: •Marquee • Two instructors • Furniture, signage • Items up to 200 children and much more!
Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting This simulates the conventional sport where venues are restricted by either size or environmental factors. Using the laser sport system, in each round up to 5 people can shoot at the same targets launched from automatic traps. The participant’s scores are then displayed on an electronic scoreboard. Each round can be varied with speed shoot, rapid fire, skill shoot and laser sport, all available on this system. Tuition and a mini marquee are also included. A minimum area of 50m x 20m is required. £455
Providing you with a fully self-contained crafty fun and colourful area! The workshops run on a free flow basis throughout the day and give children the opportunity to try their hand using a variety of creative techniques and materials. There are15 different workshops to choose from, including Make N Do - Craft Attack, flower pot painting, ceramics, mosaic, decoupage and much more. Every child gets to take their masterpiece home with them as a great souvenir of the day! All this from £795
Penalty Shoot-Out – Velcro Football
A unique manually operated ride giving you a thrilling experience as you are strapped in your seat and spun in different directions at variable speeds. It simulates the training provided by NASA to prepare astronauts for zero gravity. The rider’s stomach remains in the centre of the axis, so will experience no motion sickness. Suitable for all ages. £350+VAT. Also available “Gyroscope” – £295+VAT
The idea is to beat the goalie by kicking a velcro covered football past him and making it stick to either the targets or the back wall. The structure is an inflatable, 20ft wide x 11ft deep, with 10ft high goal posts. Ideal for a competitive team event or just for fun, for adults and children alike. The goalie comes with the Penalty Shoot-Out or you can provide your own. £295+VAT
Corporate Pub Games
Follies Creative Make-up Artistes, UV Body Painters/Living Statues and Pop-up Make-up Salons Follies can provide full makeover treatments: glamour, red carpet looks or fantasy glitter makeovers and body art for the girls. Pop-up make-up or hair salons, spray tans and nail bars can be provided for all events. Body painted statues from Greek Gods to all types of fantasy characters or mermaids. Why not have your corporate logo emblazoned across a body painted walkabout? A real crowd puller.
Treat yourself to a traditional English themed night with this Pub Games Package – incorporates a Pool Table, Table Football, Bartop Skittles and Freestanding Darts. £495+VAT
Peterkin the Fool
UV or 80’s style makeover and body painting for your guests – what fun! Henna, glitter and temporary tattoos are a great addition to an amazing evening experience. Casualty characters, using special effects from TV and film, as an add-on for your guests or made up models or dancers can be provided, if required. Make-up artists from £275+VAT / UV Body painters from £325+VAT / Body painted human statues from £395+VAT
Human Table Football
Fool By Appointment – Seriously Silly and Genuinely Authentic A jester of international repute, having performed all over the UK and Europe; appearing regularly at Hampton Court, The Tower of London and castles across the country. He has performed for Her Majesty the Queen and is English Heritage National Jester. At an exclusive party, a full banquet or a wedding, Peterkin will bring a touch of Medieval Mayhem to any proceedings. Peterkin’s performances can run as 3 x stand alone shows lasting 30-40 minutes or be integrated into an evening’s proceedings. £310
A fantastic concept in entertainment for all ages. This very visual and entertaining game has proved extremely popular. Two teams of five each enter the playing area, attaching themselves to the horizontal poles which slide from side to side. These poles also restrict the players from moving up and down the pitch. The game is usually played over two ten minute halves with the referee controlling the game, i.e. sending players off for any foul play. Human Table Football is ideal for any event wanting a competitive theme. The game measures 50ft x 25ft and for best results requires a flat grassed area, but if need be, can be played on any hard surface. £425+VAT
Funfair Rides Offering all the fun of the fair on a corporate level. Well established as the country’s leading owner/supplier of funfair and fairground rides. There is a wide selection to choose from. A firm favourite is the Dodgems, both the traditional build up style (32m x 14m) and the modern fold up version (23m x 17m). Also on offer is a smaller set to fit into venues with limited space (14m x 14m). The brightly coloured dodgem cars will attract guests of all ages, with younger children being accompanied by an adult. Other popular rides include: The Ferris Wheel, the Traditional Carousel with the gold galloping horses and organ music, the Waltzer and traditional and modern Helter Skelters to name but a few. We must not forget to mention the childrens rides such as Cups and Saucers, Chair O Planes, Toyset and Swingboats, and of course the Traditional Mini Carousel, all suitable for family events and private parties. For some added excitement there are rides such as Miami Trip, Twister, Orbitor and Simulator. A discount of £75 is offered when booking a childrens ride together with the Astroglide Slide (a 75ft long 3 lane slide). All rides are fully insured with ADIPS Certificates and Risk Assessments available electronically and can be set up both indoors (with suitable access) and outdoors on both grass and hardstanding.
Carousel: £2,745+VAT / Standard Dodgems: £2,000+VAT / (Fold up: £2,285+VAT) / Helter Skelter: £1,485+VAT Waltzer: £2,000+VAT /Ferris Wheel: £1650+VAT / Miami Trip: £1,650+VAT / Childrens Rides: £425+VAT
Hangar 5 Laser Games
Vintage Funfair Stalls
This fabulous 9 pod laser ship is connected with tubes and incorporates lighting and optional smoke system within the unit. Measuring 12 metres x 12 metres with the additional alien centre pod towering to 6 metres, the 10 player fun begins the moment you are handed your laser guns! A great team and individual activity. £550+VAT
You can be provided with a variety of brightly coloured traditional wooden round stalls, 10-14ft diameter. Roll-A-Penny, Hoopla, Hook a Duck, Ball In A Jar and Ball Blower. Each stall comes with a supervisor and offers 100 prizes. Lighting and power available. £395+VAT. £375+VAT each for 2 stalls. £350+VAT each for 3 or more stalls.
Corporate Play Trailer
A covered trailer packed with colourful goodies for the youngsters to enjoy. A squeeze roller, rope bridge, biff & bash, push ball, slide and ball pond. Outside is a matted area with soft play. This area has an inflatable surround and is also covered. Total size 25ft x 20ft x 12ft high. £375+VAT
Crazy Golf Challenge Fun for all the family!
From toddlers to grandparents, the crazy golf challenge will keep them all entertained. The colourful course consists of nine different obstacles, each with a 12ft long base, which can be laid out in a manner to suit your venue. The course can be used at indoor venues as well as outdoors – access permitting. Comes complete with putters, balls, scorecards and operator. Caters for about 35 people playing at a time. Suitable for all events – family fundays, corporate events. £420+VAT
Mobile Spider Zone with Drop Slide New for 2013 – The Award-winning Mobile Spider Zone with Drop Slide. This interactive climbing structure allows children from 4 upwards to explore, crawl, climb different levels and slide in absolute safety. This attraction offers an enjoyable activity for all ages. With a 15 minute set-up time it provides instant climbing for Fundays, Corporate Events, Promotions and Team Building and is a great “visual draw”, creating impact and delivering … “something different!” £885+VAT
Games Arena From the Circus Whiz stable comes The Games Arena: a colourful fun-filled family arena with up to 14 Giant and Garden Games, bunting, flags, 6m x 3m canopy, plus two interactive entertainers in an area 15m x 15m or more. Games such as Giant Connect Four, Giant Snakes & Ladders, Giant O’s & X’s, Giant Target, Giant Twister, Garden Chess, Draughts, Quoits, Horse-shoe Toss, Lasso The Cactus, Hop Scotch, Wobble Boards, Hula Hoops, Dominoes. £565+VAT Up to 7 games with one entertainer, small canopy and bunting arena. £295+VAT Please also see our Circus Whiz entry on page 26.
Soft Play Area
A safe environment for youngsters aged from babies up to around five years. An area 20ft x 20ft surrounded by an inflatable wall with an arched entrance, in which they can play with soft play items, such as wedges, shapes, squares, triangles and a ball pond, with padded mats. The soft play area comes with a supervisor, though the soft play area is not a creche. £320+VAT
Popcorn & Candyfloss Stalls
Have a colourful Popcorn or Candy Floss candy striped covered stall at your event. Each stall comes with an operator and an unlimited supply of either popcorn or candy floss for a period of four hours. An extra charge for consumables would apply if required for longer periods. One kart – £275+VAT Two stalls – £450+VAT One stall with “two items” and one operator – £395+VAT
Lennie the Land Train This fun land train is just what you need to add colour to your event. Lennie pulls two covered carriages with comfortable soft seats and can carry between 16-24 people. He has a driver and a guard to look after you. At 27ft long and full of happy people he will make you smile as he drives past. £575+VAT
Fantastic fun for 3-10 year olds. These four Electric Karts allow the future racing stars to test their skills on the inflatable racing course. 40ft x 50ft area required. £525 + VAT
Corporate Mega Disco Dome
Mega is the right word! With its lighting and sound system the Mega Disco Dome will put any disco to shame.
The Astroglide is one of those traditional rides that is suitable for all ages, a 3 year old can go down on their parent’s lap or from 5 years onwards they can ride on their own.
Fully covered with a 30ft x 30ft airbed to practice your dance moves on. The Dome is surrounded by an inflatable barrier to keep the crowds at bay. £495 + VAT
Sitting in a mat you have a choice from 3 lanes, all set at different speeds, the fastest lane is fantastic fun. At the bottom there is a large area of coconut matting so riders come to a safe stop before rushing round to do it all again! £1,200+VAT
Inflatable Beach Volleyball
Baby Rodeo Bull
A new, exciting participation attraction. This Inflatable Beach Volleyball is a 50ft x 25ft inflatable with a netted surround to contain the action, also a net and lightweight ball. Suitable for 2-6 players a side aged between 5-105 years.
Here we have the only one in the UK! This little beauty is made for children between the ages of 1-6 years. It works in the same way as a large rodeo bull – it spins, it bucks, it has flashing eyes and a safety switch built into the saddle, so if the child wants to get off it stops automatically.
This is a great team game. £435+VAT
The rodeo bull also has its own sound system built in, so when the bull is being ridden it will play western music. What makes this item fantastic is the size, it is only 6ft x 6ft, which means it can be set up in your own front room. It takes 15 minutes to set up and the same to pack away. Available to hire for all parties with a trained member of staff, who is CRB certified. £295+VAT
Giant Crazy Cottage
Fairground Side Stalls They can provide a wide range of Fairground Side Stalls; Coconut Shy, Cork Shooter, Tin Can Alley, Ball in a Milk Churn, Hoopla, Darts, Mini Cross Bows, Roll a Penny, Hook a Duck, Higher or Lower Card Game and Roll a Ball. Each is a covered stall 8ft x 10ft and comes with an operator and prizes. £345+VAT £315+VAT per stall for 2 or more
This beautiful unique row of cottages is a self-contained playground full of amazing toys. The first cottage has biff and bash toys, a toy clock, squeeze walls and climbing blocks. The second cottage has squeeze tubes, an inflatable four-poster bed and other toys. Divided by a twin mega slide reached by foam steps inside the cottages. The cottages are surrounded by a colourful barrier with trees and arches. Even more magic measuring 80ft x 40ft. £750+VAT
This inflatable game reaches new heights in entertainment! It is extremely visual and lots of fun to play, as well as being fun for all ages. The game requires two contestants to scramble through the squeeze wall and then climb the almost sheer face of “Twin Peaks” to the summit, place the baton at the top and climb back down. The area required is 15ft x 20ft x 25ft high. £395+VAT
This massive inflatable at 75ft long and 15ft wide is a replica of a sunken pirate galleon with mast, guns, an octopus at each end, and paintings of pirates and sea creatures. The children enter this watery world and experience squeeze walls, biff and bash, slide, squeeze rollers and barrels as they make their way through the inside of the ship. £525+VAT
Corporate Noah’s Ark
A large colourful inflatable Noah’s Ark, 80ft long by 25ft wide with animals all over it, such as giraffe, elephant, lion, hippo and monkey. Inside the children encounter squeeze rollers, biff and bash toys, tubes, bouncing area and a slide. A safe, supervised activity. £525+VAT
Ever popular, this 7 metre x 7 metre trailer-mounted unit incorporates 6 trampoline beds within a fully meshed and foam padded safety surround. Let the “bouncing” begin! £465+VAT
Wild West Adventure Inflatable
Medieval Activity Run A themed activity run 75ft x 25ft x 25ft including crowd control barrier. This unit is suitable for children up to the age of 13 years and will hold up to 20 children at any one time. This is a multi-activity unit with it’s entrance to the left and it’s exit to the right. In between the children will experience biff and bash toys, inflatable characters to climb over, different shaped holes to clamber through, tunnels, scramble net and to finish, a slide. It has a cover over its entire length. Drive-on access is required.
This colourful inflatable is a huge log cabin, straight out of the Wild West, measuring 65ft long x 30ft deep. The children will experience a large fun slide and biff and bat cowboys and indians inside. Surrounded by a large inflatable barrier made up of cacti, snakes, barrels and sticks of dynamite. £550+VAT
Castle Fun Slide
Inflatable World – Special Offer Try beating this as an offer. Hire seven inflatables from those listed below with a 65ft inflatable frontage, surround fencing and two supervisors.
A very colourful pink and yellow funslide on the theme of a castle. Dimensions 24ft x 30ft with a height of 24ft. This funslide has a stairway up one side with the slide next to it. It comes with an inflatable safety barrier out front and one or two operators. £400+VAT
ADVENTURE RUN 30ft x 10ft FOR ONLY INFLATABLE TUNNEL 24ft £750+VAT BIFF & BASH TUBE 10ft x 16ft FUNSLIDE 20ft x 10ft x 12ft high FUNCASTLE 18ft x 18ft BALL POND 10ft x 10ft GIANT FLAT BED 20ft x 22ft INFLATABLE PODS 16ft x 16ft INFLATABLE BED WITH HOLES TO DIVE INTO INFLATABLE BASKET BALL 6ft x 14ft JUNIOR CRAWL THROUGH MAZE 16ft x 16ft SMALL PENALTY SHOOTOUT 14ft x 8ft
Aladdin Event Slide – The inflatable slide is a guaranteed eye-catching winner at any event, especially at family fun days and fetes! Large through-put, ideal fr fundraising or just keeping large volumes of children amused. Equipment dimensions: 8m long x 4.3m wide x 6.3m high. £400+VAT
Stalls and Fundraising Package
This fantastic six piece package is a great addition to your fundraising event. You provide the people and they will supply the equipment! Inclusive of three stalls with a choice of games, Junior and Adult High Strikers, plus Stocks – choice of games from Tombola, Hook-a-Duck, Ball in a Milkchurn/Bucket or Hoopla. Prizes are not included. £645+VAT – Hired on a delivery, set and collection basis.
A colourful inflatable which can be used by adults or children alike to test their competitiveness. The inflatable is 45ft long and 15ft wide with its own power and a supervisor. Participants make their way along an assault course, first entering a tube, through a squeeze wall, under a rope net, through biff and bash, up a scramble net and down a slide at the end, exiting onto a safety mat. £350+VAT
Mix ‘n’ Mingle “I have been working with Mandy and Cathy for more than a year now and they’ve always been very efficient and helpful. Several times they went the extra mile to help us give our customers a great shopping experience with their Mix & Mingle artistes. Thank you all at Peter Johnson”. Stefania Nervi Marketing, IKEA Wembley
Miss Ballooniverse – Balloon Modeller & Balloon Art Entertainment Miss Ballooniverse injects colour, glamour and fun into parties and events. She mingles with your guests, captivating them with her bespoke balloon creations – over 250 in her repertoire – favourite characters, outrageous costumes and elegant jewellery. Each is a perfect photo-opportunity and memory of your event. Equally enthralling to all age groups, Miss Ballooniverse excels at corporate events when she creates 3D caricatures of those present out of latex and air. As seen on BBC TV, Sky and ITV’s This Morning. You’ll hear the laughter before you see the balloons – Miss Ballooniverse is also an award-winning comedy actress and improviser. £320+VAT “Miss Ballooniverse was quite simply a Superstar, wowing the crowds while creating magical moments with individual children –and grown-ups too”. J. Richardson, Director, Highgate Fair, London. “The magnificent Miss Ballooniverse brings the house down Book her – she’s mighty!” Tatler
Charlie the Clown
Vic Ellis – Traditional One Man Band
Energetic, enthusiastic, versatile, flexible, reliable, zany, professional – that’s CHARLIE THE CLOWN.
The Mix and Mingle, Meet and Greet Entertainer. A unique performer popular with all audiences. Covered with up to 20 instruments, he sings and dances to his own music.
Magic, potty puppets, juggling, comedy mind-reading, dotty drawings – that’s WHAT HE DOES.
Whether outdoors or indoors, at shows, festivals, carnivals or any special event, smiles guaranteed.
Corporate events, product launches shopping centres, fetes, exhibitions, theme parks, family fun days – that’s WHERE HE ENTERTAINS.
From “Waste Re-cycling Roadshows” through “Eurotunnel” to “11 Downing Street” are some of the venues HE HAS APPEARED AT!
Appreciated by all ages, he is an ASSET at your event. £270
Mix ‘n’ Mingle Animated Magical Moments
Follies Face Painting
Sheridan the robotic Sheepdog (and friends) bring smiles, laughter and amazement to all. Sheridan rides around on his remotely controlled tricycle stopping on his way to chat and play jingles. A magical day’s entertainment at any venue!
No event is complete without the colour and fun of Face Painting. Follies Face and Body Painting experts can provide from one to a whole team of highly skilled painters who will bring to your event a whole host of colourful and original faces, as well as the old favourites.
The robot comes with two human operators working throughout the day, with just a few natural breaks. Excellent value for money and a memorable experience. The robot can be dressed to suit your event/ theme. From £375 per day
Established 24 years, Follies have won many awards for their face painting and have attended events for many prestigious venues and companies right across the UK. Other work includes special effects, temporary tattoos and all types of body painting for numerous press and TV promotions. (Liz is also a member of the Face Painting Association).
Please remember, Face Painting is always popular, so make sure that you book enough!
One Face Painter – £205+VAT
Two Face Painters – £375+VAT
Topper Topper a smart, reliable and very unique entertainer. If you require the best, Topper is the entertainer for your event. Performing a variety of skills with lots of wit and enthusiasm. Skills include juggling, unicycling, balloon modelling, stilt walking, balancing an abundance of objects on his chin, from ladders to children’s buggies, to the occasional wheelbarrow.
The Jurassic Experience. What would you do if you came face to face with a real live dinosaur! Now you can find out!! The Jurassic Experience is an interactive presentation with a life-size, life-like dinosaur over 13 feet long! With all the sounds and actions of a real dinosaur this creature walks amongst the spectators seeking out its next victim. Completely self-contained this presentation is ideal for any event where you wish to make a big impact. Presented as a mini show with a talk about the Dinosaur era or as a walkabout act this will cause a stir wherever it appears and create a large crowd. £995
Topper is the ideal entertainer for mix n mingle or any event from promotions to carnivals, to corporate team building. Topper has performed in many countries and throughout Britain. Topper also runs his own Circus Workshops suitable for children and adults, from schools to corporate functions. Fire juggling/eating by request. Also performs as a Jester, Christmas Elf, 9ft Gnome and many other characters. £300
Twistina The Amazing Balloon Lady
As seen on ITV’s This Morning and BBC’s The One Show, International Award-winning Twistina delights, astounds and amuses with her creative balloon modelling. Mingling with guests, Twistina deftly twists pencil-shaped balloons into all manner of latex masterpieces. From the cutest animals and characters to glam accessories, caricatures and fun wearables. Equally popular at adult functions and children’s events, cameras are always at the ready when Twistina is around.
Twistopher can provide all day family entertainment, creating laughter and joy.
Twistina has £5,000,000 Public Liability Insurance, enhanced CRB check and can supply you with a Health & Safety Risk Assessment. Large sculptures for display and balloon twisting workshops also available. From £310 or with partner Twistopher £280 each.
Select up to two options from Professor Twistopher’s Punch & Judy Show, as seen in ITV’s Downton Abbey, Barrel of Fun handturned barrel organ with puppets, children’s magic or Twistopher’s amazing balloon sculptures. Most of his balloon designs are created by his partner Twistina, who is an International Awardwinning balloon artist. The organ is mobile, therefore suitable for parades and walkabouts. Victorian style costume optional. From £310 or with partner Twistina £280 each.
Professor Crump The “Professor” has been entertaining for many years in a variety of different situations and in many disguises (as seen here as the “Mad Hatter”). His colourful stilt walking clown has appeared at Crufts, The Olympia Horse Show and many outdoor shows.
Ahoy, me Hearties. Come join the Buccaneers for a mix of comedy and street theatre. They will be press-ganging members of the public into their crew on the quest for the black spot. Ideal as a mix and mingle at fun days, corporate events, parades, product launches – the list is endless. You can recruit 2 to a maximum of 8 crew members. 2 x Pirates – £350. Arena Shows also available, please contact us for information.
Recently he appeared at the grand opening of Yas Waterworld in Abu Dhabi and the Big Brother House on television. He uses an amusing selection of unusual props and bikes, a spot of magic, balloon modelling and jovial banter. Bringing fun, colour and sunshine to your event. £305
Mix ‘n’ Mingle Clown Bluey
Clown Bluey is an award-winning International Clown from New Zealand who presents a choice of entertainments including stiltwalking, magic clown shows, parachute games, bubble shows, face painting, clown and balloon modelling workshops, balloon sculpting (considered one of Britain’s best balloonists), 20 note traditional hand reed organ. Small arena Fire Engine Act also available on request. A vastly experienced clown who has entertained worldwide, including the Princess Grace Theatre in Monaco in front of Her Serene Princess Stephanie of Monaco in 2006. Clown Bluey was the recipient of the Taffy Award for Best Slapstick Act 2012.
The Dapper Chaps are purveyors of the highest quality interactive comedy walkabout entertainment. From Birmingham to Bahrain and Swindon to Switzerland their unique style and detailed costumes have wowed crowds.
On the ground or high stilts, whether cycling on penny farthings or giant stilt bicycles, they entertain all ages. Add in their juggling and fabulous circus skills and value for money is guaranteed. The Dapper Chaps are also available as Victorian Policemen, Juggling Gentlemen, Rat Pack Chaps, Sailors, Chefs and many other costumes and characters. They also offer the finest Circus Workshops in the world too! £735
Fantastiko’s Fantastic Electric Entertainment Unique electric rideabouts add a new twist to walkabout. Gliding around events complete with characterful riders, all with stories and banter, music and sound effects. You choose your costumes and characters depending on your event and theme. Whether inside or out, they are brilliant for covering areas both large and small. The Ship – Sailing above the crowd a 13ft electric galleon never fails to amuse and amaze. From a moving nautical stage (sound equipment built in) to a fully crewed performance and walkabout. Pirates, sailors, explorers, mermaids and more all tell their stories through sketches and comic banter, bring their music and take everyone on a jolly journey. Performing at shopping centres, regattas, festivals, arenas, parades, fairs and transporting VIPs – it’s a not so hidden treasure! Horses – Wuthering Knights in full armour with electric equines – Ideal if a gauntlet needs throwing down or a maiden needs rescuing. St George version also available. Lady Rosa Buvital is often seen on a similar looking unicorn. Or if it’s a thoroughbred racer you’re after, then “Snowball’s Chance” comes complete with jockey. Cowboys/girls, polo player, dressage rider, Prince Charming and more available. Sea Horses – Majestic Neptune and mermaids ride these beautiful and striking denizens of the depths. Reindeers – Some cheeky elves have taken Santa’s reindeer for a ride. They are out to check on this year’s presents and whether you’re on the naughty list. It’s also rumoured that Santa and Jack Frost have been spotted riding them too! Stiltwalkers – Xmas characters include a fun Jack Frost, Snowman and child and a classic Xmas tree. Others include Sir Longshanks, Jockeys and many more. £380 – (The Ship £860)
The Petal Buddies are brand new Cartoon Characters.
Welcome to the wonderful world of Musical Ruth! and the amazing magical mobile piano. A world full of music, laughter and 100% Nunsense
This fun, colourful and friendly duo will add a splash of colour and excitement to any event. Daisy and Dandy are suitable and ideal to appear at Shopping Centres, Garden Centres, Galas and Fun Days, Store Openings, Flower Festivals and Town Centre “In Bloom” events. Talk to us today about various Petal Buddies entertainment packages, which include free promotional giveaways. £550
Musical Ruth and The Amazing Magical Mobile Piano has performed at countless venues and events throughout the UK and Europe. It’s a totally unique mix and mingle act suitable for ages 9 to 90. It’s fun, daft and side-splittingly funny. Musical Ruth uses comedy dance moves, facial contortions, crazy sound effects, many styles of music and hilarious banter, making sure that nobody will forget meeting the singing nun. The piano is built onto an electric vehicle and is beautifully decorated. Its appearance at your event will raise a titter even before Sister Ruth says a word. It’s an hilarious act, visually stunning and once witnessed….never forgotten. Suitable for all outdoor events and indoor too access permitting. For Christmas ask about “Musical Ruth goes Jingle Jangle!”. Past and current clients include Butlins, Alton Towers, The 2012 Olympics, numerous town centres, music festivals, shopping centres and many others. £630
Creature Encounter Otto & Teddy’s Fairytale Challenge – Meet Otto the Otter and Teddy the Fox as they wheel a wooden cart through the crowd. Laden with ancient magic, props and relics from the greatest fairytales ever to be told, Otto and Teddy invite anyone who wishes to test their knowledge in a quiz of fairytale fantasy! £645 Squawk! – Two vibrant birds explore their surroundings with inquisitive beaks and joyful squawks. Marvel at the exotic beauty of these avian amigos, step forward for a bright and brilliant photo, they won’t bite, but they may decide on being friends forever! £765
The Winterbottoms – Let the Victorian Snow Family melt your heart! Major Wilfred Winterbottom, Lady Uphemia and their little urchin Baby Snowflake are sure to spread festive cheer at any Christmas, Winter or Ice themed event. £645 The Penguin Family – Lock up your fish! Starring the infant phenomenon Baby Egbertah and Urving Mackerel Esquire the talkative fish supper. These pint-sized pip-squeaks will be carried around by two inquisitive larger than life birds. The Penguin Family have arrived! Combining animatronic costumes, traditional puppetry, strong characterisation and witty banter, these gentle giants and their rumbustious charges are sure to enchant at any Christmas, Winter or Environmental themed event. £645
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Grinnigogs The Grinnigogs specialise in the performance of Medieval, Tudor and Victorian music. Established in 1987 The Grinnigogs have surprised, delighted and entertained audiences all over the world. Playing exciting, uplifting and sensual music on a diverse range of instruments, using a variety of medieval instruments like Hammer Dulcimer, Hurdy-Gurdy, Bagpipes, Shawms, Percussion, Violin and Cittern – they can perform as soloists, as a duo or as a band with up to seven virtuoso musicians. The Grinnigogs work from a fixed spot or as strolling players and can perform acoustically or with amplification. They can play for a quiet listening audience, background music or for dancing. From £295 per musician (Soloist – 7 piece band)
Caribbean Melody Steel Band The Caribbean Melody Steel Band have been entertaining the public with the mellow tones from their steel pans for many years. Playing a wide style of music, calypso, reggae, classical, modern, jazz and pop they are suited to any occasion. Great for private and corporate functions such as receptions, weddings, barbecues and parties. Also suited to Leisure Parks, Shopping Centres and Hotels. This is an amplified band with vocals which has travelled widely abroad to Dubai, Cairo, Bahrain, Abu Dhabi, Nigeria, Europe and on Caribbean Cruises. They can play as a band numbering between 3-10 members. £540 – Trio/ £620 – 4 piece/ £715 – 5 piece.
London Chinese Acrobatic Company The company presents a colourful display consisting of any of the following Chinese acts: Northern Lion Dance, Dragon Dance, Flag Martial Arts, Kung Fu, Chinese Classical and Folk Dance, Chinese Magic, Tumbling, Comedy Wrestling, Acrobatic Balancing, Juggling and Acrobatic Rolling with Candles. The core members of the company have been professionally trained in China from
A single Beijing Opera, Chinese Calligrapher, as young as six years of age and have each had a minimum of twenty years experience, Tai Chi demonstration, Origami, Caricaturist, Paper Cutting, Face Painting, Lion Dance, performing all over the world. Chinese Music, Silhouette Cutting, Fortune Teller, Temporary Tattooist, Close-up Magic Shows can be tailor-made, however, three and Chinese Masseur can be booked to mix popular shows including elements of the and mingle at £235 above are: Three person show £700. Five person show £1,150. Ten person show £2,300.
Music & Dance Casablanca Steps THE CASABLANCA STEPS, four very individual and talented musicians, unequalled in their field, combine musical and vocal talents guaranteed to be the entertainment highlight of any event and now considered to be one of the main attractions at many of the UK’s major shows.
They have been featured in over 30 television shows in the UK and Europe and recently had the pleasure of entertaining The Duke of Edinburgh at St James Palace in London. Their ability to break down the Arts barriers with their riotous performance, combined with compelling
music, always leaves their audiences begging for more. From £1,300+VAT
Southern Rag-A-Jazz For over 25 years Southern Rag-A-Jazz has been delighting audiences with its unique presentation of popular tunes from the 1920’s and 30’s and jazz standards. Being totally acoustic the band can perform in a variety of locations both indoors and outdoors, providing an appropriate musical background for all occasions, including corporate and sporting events, weddings, parties, etc. Sometimes seen in their colourful striped blazers and straw boaters or dinner suits for more formal occasions, these highly professional and experienced musicians are guaranteed to add an extra dimension to your special day. 4 piece band – £570 Trio – £425
Rachel Hayward “World Class Steel Pan Artistry…Top Drawer” (Musician magazine) With over twenty five years experience, Rachel Hayward delights audiences throughout Britain and Europe with her eclectic mix of calypso, pop, reggae and jazz performed on the only new acoustic instrument of the twentieth century – the steel drum. A multi-award-winning soloist, Rachel plays at events large and small: from the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games to intimate dinner parties, weddings, country fairs, Tropical themed events and beach parties of all types, even wakes and pirate ships! Rachel performs with her own pre-recorded backing tracks, which are carefully produced and multi-tracked with kit, keyboard and bass, together with live pans and Afro-Caribbean percussion, which gives a lively and authentic full band sound. This versatile artiste can tailor her sound to add subtle, intimate exoticism to smaller venues or the pan can be miked up and amplified to bring a vibrant Caribbean flavour to large-scale and outdoor events. £250
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