Star Events’ Special Projects Director, Roger Barrett, will talk temporary structures at the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management’s (IIRSM) Crowd and Event Safety conference in October.
Almost every event uses temporary structures and there are obvious risks involved but a lack of information to help assess and deal with […]
Planning/management specialist Bliss Events has set a precedent for the industry, designing and developing London’s largest urban beach, at Royal Docks, to incorporate a swimming pool, which opens on July 18 for six weeks, and an August event space.
Funded by the GLA and the London Borough of Newham, Bliss partnered […]
Star Events supplied the best seats in the house, and more besides, for Fly By Night, artist Duke Riley’s spellbinding show featuring 1,500 pigeons wearing tiny LEDs, which took flight in Thamesmead at the weekend.
Part of LIFT 2018, London’s premiere festival of international performance, and more than 12 months in […]
Star Events redesigned the entire Great Oak Stage sub-structure and super-structure to accommodate Roger Waters’ Us + Them production, which opened the BST Hyde Park series in spectacular style on Friday.
With gags including smoking Battersea Power Station chimneys rising above the stage, graffiti strewn flying pigs and the surround sound […]
Star Events’ X Stage was a new in-the-round festival experience at AEG Presents’ inaugural All Points East extravaganza in Victoria Park.
Based on VerTech™: Versatile Stage Technology, the X Stage merged core rental product with bespoke components, joining two 5m wide/38m span arches at the apex to create a unique performance […]
Star Events’ staging supports Leicester City FC’s celebrations
Star Events beat the clock to install a VerTech stage, an array of its new delay towers and other support structures as nearly quarter of million people celebrated Leicester City becoming the most unexpected champions in Premier League history.
“It’s unbelievable. All the city […]
Star technology and structures in the saddle for Queen’s birthday
The Royal Windsor Horse Show (RWHS) played host to The Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration this year which took place between 12th and 15th May. The last night was broadcast live by ITV when The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh, along with […]
Star Events invests half a million pounds in new kit
The £500k commitment is to bring next generation products and initiatives on stream ahead of a busy summer for Star Events.
It will provide for: PA/screen support towers that set new industry standards in minimising both footprint and sightline obstructions, substantial […]
Star stage at Nocturne Live voted very best
Star Events won Best Stage at the Festival Supplier Awards in January, for its platform and positive touch at Nocturne Live, the first event in the Great Court, Blenheim Palace for more than 10 years.
Jane Russen, Star Events’ Sales […]
Bricks and water
‘Disruption agency’ TBWA developed a floating house brand activation for accommodation marketplace Airbnb, to celebrate new rules on short-term lets in London, and Event Producer Andy Ashton called on Star Events for the delivery.
With no available barge capable of providing the required ‘foundations’ for a two-bedroom house, replete […]
Star turn for Fiat 500x launch
Star Events supplied the infrastructure for creative communications agency krow’s spectacular Fiat 500x illusion at the Copper Box Arena in East London, which saw superstar magician Dynamo turn a 3D blueprint of the new car into the physical vehicle with the “Power of X”.
Using their […]
Star Events took a depth of infrastructure and technical expertise to Southampton for the Queen to officially name P&O Cruises’ new £473m flagship, Britannia.
Subject to strict accreditation and security checks in step with the event’s Royal profile, Star Events supplied a 20-20 roofed grandstand, seating 1,325 invitees, a performance stage, […]
Star Events – Best Staging Company
Star Events was delighted to win Best Staging Company at the Event Production Awards after a phenomenal 12 months, on land and water.
As well as providing for the likes of the Royal Windsor Horse Show, Download, British Summer Time, both V-Festivals, the Cyclo-cross World Championships, […]
Star Events wins major contract in China
Star Events will design and supply a world-class rigging system to STU Sports Park in Shantou, on the south east coast of China.
Set within Shantou University, the Sports Park includes a state-of-the-art, multi-use arena with incorporated hotel and conference facilities. Star Events is contracted […]
Star seating for Showman’s Show
Star Events returns to Showman’s Show on the back of a phenomenal season in 2015, which saw it providing infrastructure and ingenuity on grass, on tarmac and on water.
The Star stand, at the corner of Avenues B and G, will be focussed on the company’s seating and fencing […]