In August 2014 Acrobat Productions devised, choreographed and directed a bespoke acrobatic, aerial and dance show and custom animation performances for the lavish and spectacular Wedding Celebrations of Salman & Hanadi.
The event was attended by 900 guests most of whom were flown in from Saudi Arabia to the stunning garden locations at Finca La Concepcion in Marbella, Spain.
"..it gave me goosebumps! it was all so amazing Roger. Everyone kept talking about the show and the acts. We all had such a great time, your team was so professional and fun!" Hanadi - The Bride
For the 4th annual Dubai International Parachute Championships hosted by the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Acrobat Productions were privileged to be invited to choreograph a custom Cyr Wheel performance in the style of Tron for the opening Ceremonies.
Held in a custom built stadium for the occasion in the grounds of the Meydan Hotel, the event was attended by Sheikh Hamdan along with countless VVIP's and the cream of Sky Diving talent from around the World.
For the Jaguar Press Conference at the 2013 Shanghai International Auto Show, China, Acrobat Productions produced a contemporary dance, acrobatic and aerial performance that included the launch of the new Jaguar F-Type as well as revealing the World's finest examples of the F-Type Bloodline, the C-Type, D-Type and E-Type Jaguar's, valued at over £23m.
Acrobat Productions were commissioned to create a spectacular custom performance featuring specially designed and built aerial props and lavish high tech costumes for the grandest and most opulent of Wedding Celebrations at the 27 storey high Antilia, the World's Most Expensive Private Residence. The event was attended by Bollywood stars ranging from Shah Rukh Khan to Abhishek and Aishwarya Bachchan, and the event was designed by Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla.
“It was indeed a pleasure to work with you and your team..” “... it turned out to be like a dream. Your acrobats truly looked ethereal and their performances were absolutely breathtaking.
We hope to engage with you and your team in the future.”
— Kaushik Roy, President of Brand Strategy
For Ford at the Geneva International Motor Show Acrobat Productions were commissioned to create a high octane acrobatic performance for the launch of the new Tourneo range of vehicles.
“Team Tourneo” not only gave a rousing and spectacular performance on the Ford Stand on Press Day but also performed a series of Guerilla acrobatic stunts that included forming the word "Tourneo" in Human Alphabet stylee around the show and around Geneva International Airport to arriving event attendees.
Acrobat Productions were commissioned to create a site specific performance for the Asia launch of the new Range Rover Evoque Victoria Beckham Special Edition.
The prestigious press event was held at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, and featured Victoria introducing the new Evoque Special Edition followed by Acrobat Productions presenting a mixed media performance that included bespoke cutting edge interactive projections mixed with Contemporary Dance and Acrobatics.
For the launch on the new Ford Fiesta Acrobat Productions were commissioned to choreograph an aerial show that featured local performers from the Shanghai Acrobatic Troupe. With the performers clad in black leather and using high speed wire winches we choreographed a short high impact launch show for Press Day that went on to run for the next 10 days of the Motorshow with up to 10 shows per day.
This week at the N.E.C. Acrobat Productions provided an aerial show featuring Natasha & Louise on Aerial Silks that drew event attendees from across the show to the Linde stand several times a day.
Acrobat Productions brought together a team of the uk’s most accomplished acrobats plus choreographed and co-ordinated the acrobatic action on set for the latest in the Carlsberg series of TV Commercials. In this one titled “Goal Celebration” we were challenged with turning the directors sketch of an impossibly high and precarious human pyramid into reality. The commercial aired in the uk and around the World
For Tim Burton’s “re-visioning” of this classic film with Johnny Depp, Acrobat Productions were invited in to the studios at Pinewood by stunt co-ordinator Jim Dowdall to assist with a motion capture acrobatic sequence.
We brought in our core team of acrobats and choreographed various sequences including our featured performer somersaulting up to a 3 high human pyramid.
Photoshoot for Alexander McQueen that featured in an 8 page editorial in Dazed & Confused Magazine. Acrobat Productions provided performers, rigging and choreographed the shoot at Holborn Studios.
Acrobat Productions provided and co-ordinated an International cast of artistes and choreographed a site specific show and ribbon cutting ceremony for the launch of the flagship Lexus showroom in Muscat, Oman. The cast included stars of Cirque Du Soleil and Cirque Éloize and was event attended by the CEO of Toyota, along with the Sultan of Oman and countless VVIPs from the region.
Featuring Cyr Wheel performers Valerie Inertie, Daniel Cyr, Jonas Wolverton, Phoenix Fire Dancers, Michael Moschen,
For the prime time ITV show Dancing On Ice, Acrobat Productions were commissioned to create a special aerial performance for the spectacular opening sequence of the new TV series featuring Torvil & Dean. Acrobat Productions designed and built an Aerial Chandelier and choreographed an aerial dance featuring 4 of UK's most talented aerial dancer performers Natasha Hibbitt, Louise Gibb, Valerie Murzak & Colette Morrow.
Acrobat Productions provided dinner entertainment for an exclusive show entitled "Dine on the Line" for launch the new Rolls Royce Phantom.
The event took place right in the heart of the spectacular Rolls Royce Factory at Goodwood. Transformed for one night only the factory hosted exclusive invitees from around the World who were treated to a lavish dinner surrounded by sparkling Chandeliers and vintage Rolls Royce models in a space that had more in common with high tech laboratory than a car factory.
Soon after we also had the privilege of being invited to provide entertainment for the Rolls Royce Phantom launch at the Moscow International Motor Show (Sept 2012).
For this long running TV Ident for the BBC, Acrobat Productions devised, cast and choreographed the Aerial Silks sequence that ran on the BBC for 5 years in the uk and around World on BBC World.
As a result of the ident's popularity, soon after we recreated spoof versions for the TV Channel E4 and for the opening title sequence of the French & Saunders Christmas TV Special.
For the global Re-Brand of Dutch chemical giant Akzo Nobel, Acrobat Productions choreographed a spectacular aerial show and devised a unique solution to reveal the new Akzo Nobel logo with limited space and time. For the opening and gala dinner we brought together aerialists from the UK, Finland, Germany and Canada and choreographed an opening sequence on aerial ropes with further aerialists crossing the space “air walking” suspended from twin Kirby Wire flying tracks.
For the grand logo reveal at the end of the evening we designed a scaffolding structure that floated on a 2 large barges in the Amsterdam harbour. On a given cue, as guests were led out of the harbour front building the structure sailed down the river into place where we choreographed a short but dynamic acrobatic show featuring free runners, gymnasts, aerialists and chinese pole performers that culminated in a spectacular unveiling of the 30m long new logo
Part 3 of a series of events for the Saud Bhwan Group that saw us provide spectacular shows for the inauguration of their Toyota, Lexus and Kia Showrooms.
For the latest Kia event Acrobat Productions brought together a cast of award winning contemporary circus artistes from the UK, Canada, China, the Ukraine that included several Cirque Du Soleil featured artistes and co-ordinated a spectacular outdoor show to launch the new building that featured The Heliosphere flying in over the building to deliver the ceremonial scissors to his Highness the Sultan of Oman.
Acrobat Productions also designed huge Korean costumed stilt characters who revealed 2 new Kia cars from underneath their dresses as the guests and VIPs moved into the new showroom.
Later that evening for the grand Gala dinner at the InterContinental Hotel, Muscat, we provided more World class Cirque entertainment plus a display by our very own team of Aerobatic remote control pilots who provided a spectacular synchronized aerial display of cutting edge flying kites covered in L.E.D. lights.
For the opening ceremony of the 2011 Canadian International Auto Show at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre we designed a site specific "Chinese Pole" structure, provided an International cast of artistes from France, Belgium, Spain and Portugal and choreographed a short but high impact piece for the ceremony hosted this year by Ford, North America.
Acrobat Productions provided and co-ordinated an International cast of contemporary circus artistes and for a site specific show and ribbon cutting ceremony for the launch of the flagship Toyota showroom in Muscat, Oman. Phase 1 of a 3 phase development for the Saud Bhwan Group, the event was attended by Dr Toyoda himself, CEO of Toyota, along with the Sultan of Oman and countless VVIPs from the region.
Acrobat Productions brought together artistes from the UK, Sweden and Finland for a dynamic dance show (choreographer Paul Domaine) on the Ford stand that featured Rythmic Gymnastics and Cyr Wheel. Playing up to 6 times per day for the 10 days of the event the show gathered large crowds from across the exhibition halls for every performance.
On behalf of the advertising agency TBWA Acrobat Productions organised and co-ordinated castings of over 50 acrobats and aerialists in London and Paris for the latest Sony PS3 commercial.
Then off to the Barrandov Studios in Prague where we choreographed and co-ordinated the acrobatic and aerial sequences for this tv commercial that was broadcast in the UK and around the World.
The Old Mukesh Mills on the Waterfront in Mumbai formed the backdrop to this huge extravaganza of a show for the wedding party of one of India's high society familes. Acrobat Productions staged a spectacular Flying Aerial Silks show that fit perfectly with the lavish theme.