Everything Old is New Again

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We may still be months away from ushering in the new year, but this season is expected to bring the hype. Everything old is new again as the 1920s meet 2020. Celebrate the glamour, sophistication, and flirty fun of the 1920s with the Roaring 20s Reinvented. This celebration is a century in the making and is guaranteed to delight even the toughest gangster.

  1. Gatsby Theme Show. These wildly popular entertainers are the perfect addition to your next 20s themed party or corporate event. From Charlie Chaplin to the Charleston, this Roaring 20’s/Great Gatsby theme show not only engages the audience, but paints the picture of a time of “bathtub gin”, “Flapper Girls” and fun music. This theme can be ornamented with aerial silks, aerial bartenders, greeters or magicians. The possibilities are endless!

2. National Band. This high-energy band brings the energy along with the musical talent to get your guests moving to the beat. Their presence is contagious and truly embodies the joy that music brings to any event. From popular and contemporary cover tunes to classic rock, this is a band that connects with everyone.

3. LED Glow Dancers. This unusual display of entertainment allows your guests to witness a beautiful LED Glow in the dark dance performance, using hula hoops and illuminated materials. This mysterious art form will mesmerize your group, creating an enchanted presentation of lights, movement and sound and add a wow factor to your corporate event or special occasion.

Fun Fall Favorites

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Fall in Phoenix brings not only cooler weather, but opportunities for fun festival celebrations that require a myriad of entertainment. Whether you need a casino with showgirl greeters, an upbeat polka band to welcome Oktoberfest, or a thrill to spook your Halloween guests, Applause Entertainment delivers these fun fall favorites.

1. Casino with Showgirls. Engage the guests attending your casino party from the moment they walk in with the addition of our beautiful Vegas showgirl greeters. These lovely ladies will set the tone for your event and are guaranteed to add the glitz and glam to your evening. Casinos, showgirls, and pokers chips…the perfect addition to any corporate event or private party.

2. Flash Mob. Whether you are planning to impress potential clients at the next company meeting, or have your Halloween event stand out above the rest, then hWP_20140429_20_23_29_Proire Applause Productions to create a flash mob for your event. With great dancers, choreography, and experienced consultants waiting to transform your vision into a reality, our flash mob entertainment is the best way to engage your audience and thrill all of your attendees.

3.Oktoberfest. You can celebrate Oktoberfest any time of year with our fun and playful German presentation. Complete with an authentic German-style oom-pah-pah band, accordion and darling polka dancers, your event will sparkle with the charm of this European classic. Whether you need something special for an intimate gathering, or are wanting to provide a powerful presentation for a group of thousands, these entertainers are sure to please.

Summer’s Hottest Entertainment

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With temperatures on the rise, it’s the perfect time to have a party to keep your guests cool. With summer’s hottest entertainment options, your next pool party or outdoor event is guaranteed to be a success. Choose any of the following offerings and you’ll be all set for summertime fun!

1. Fire Artists facilitate fire breathing, fire eating, and many styles of fire spinning to the performance. Artists have a passion for fire presentation and the creativity and the skill to bring forth innovative ideas into the act, heightening the level of the performance. They have the tribal, ceremonial, and traditional expertise to provide an exceptional show or facilitate an added splash of entertainment for a Hawaiian Theme.

2. Transport the guests of your next corporate event or private party to the beautiful, lush gardens of a tropical paradise. The music of the islands, whether a steel-drum band, Caribbean, Reggae, Jamaican, or Polynesian, are guaranteed to entice, entrance, and excite any audience. If you desire an ambient evening or want your guests to feel as though they just stepped into the sand, this musical offering is the choice you want. Don’t Worry ‘Bout a Thing.’

3. This gifted guitarist and singer presents a fun performance. Whether it’s time to Rock & Roll or whisper a sultry tune, this entertainer gets the job done right. Playing his guitar and singing, he can work a room as a soloist for soft background or play straight forward rock & roll in high-spirited occasions. He can diversify his music between the “unplugged” sound, or “thump and sizzle” using high-tech backgrounds.

Superb Entertainment

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When your champagne tastes have you seeking the highest-quality event possible, consider one of these superb entertainment options. These talented acts are surprisingly attainable for corporate events and intimate private parties.

  1. Opera SpoofImagine…as your guests enter the room, they are greeted by waiters passing hors d’oeuvres and wine. Mixed in with the real waiters, however, are talented opera singers. This act presents the sophistication of classical opera combined with an element of fun. Because of the vast repertoire of each performer, the act can be easily customized to suit your particular requirements. Be it a dinner party of twelve or a ballroom of 1,000, this concept has been proven equally successful with audiences of all tastes.
  2. Aerialists. Captivate your audience with the beauty and agility of our aerial ballet artists. Whether they spin, spiral, or interchange classic hoop poses above you, their exquisite entertainment will enthrall your guests with grace, elegance and strength. This entertaining presentation is a rare jewel and the perfect accessory.
  3. Electric Strings. This delectable treasure of electric string talent brings the classics into the twenty-first century with sophistication and flair. The stunning show is designed to fit perfectly with the flow of your function incorporating famous classics along with a contemporary twist of great rock anthems. Perfect for that unique touch that will amaze your guests.

Beach Sounds

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This summer, you don’t have to travel to San Diego to have a fantastic beach experience; bring these beach sounds to your next party and slide into the cool breeze waiting for you poolside. Whether planning a large event at one of the Valley’s fantastic resorts, or a casual gathering in your resort-style backyard, these musicians can transport you to paradise.

  1. Steel Drum Band. Feel the island beat with this authentic steel drum band. Whether marimba or pan drums, or a combination of both, this band’s island music is powerful enough Pool party 1 to carry you away. Bon Voyage!

2. Reggae Band. Believing that inspiration is one of the greatest gifts we can share with each other, this artist provides his musical talent to do just that. The band’s music, a mix of CaribbeanP1010234 folk, Reggae, Steel Drum and Rock, will allow you to feel the sand between your toes.

3. Beach Boys Tribute. This tribute band will take your guests bduo guitars (for site)ack to a lighter, brighter time full of playful “good vibrations.” The harmonies are so spot on you’ll be ready to grab your surfboard and have Fun, Fun, Fun!

Tis the Season for Great Entertainment

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Winter brings with it a host of exciting opportunities to spend time with family and friends. Why not make any gathering one to remember with treats that tantalize the eyes as well as the imagination. Tis the Season for great entertainment!

Holiday singers1. Don the rich velvet and brocade gown attire of the Royal Court and sing the yuletide Old English cannons that not only entertained King Henry the 8th, but will entertain your royalty from the “Boars Head” to the “12 days of Christmas”. They perform a menu of strolling, meet and greet or can present a show.

2. This electric string ensemble not only plays the elegant classics, but playsholiday string and guitar contemporary covers from Bruce Springsteen to the Eagles to the Gypsy Kings. Their vibrant sounds add a new flavor to the word ‘Electric’ and is a definite crowd pleaser. Whether a corporate event or social reception, they entertain and engage your guests.

 

3. Christmas-video-editCreate the perfect corporate or private holiday party with entertainment from Applause. Our Holiday Theme Ideas embrace the December season with many offerings that include our Holiday Theme show, a Frozen presentation, Electric String Holiday music and even Renaissance Singers of Old., These favorites are the perfect wow factor for your private or corporate holiday party. Come experience the magic, wonder and delight that will have your guests exuberant with essence of the Holidays.

Holiday Party Ideas for 2017

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Whether you need to organize the office holiday party this year, or create an extravaganza to celebrate a corporate event, adding the right entertainment is essential. One of the many holiday party ideas for 2017 listed below can help to create a seamless, exciting event for both you and your guests.

  1. LED Glow Dancers. This unusual display of entertainment allows your guests to witness a beautiful LED Glow in the dark dance performance, using hula hoops and illuminated materials. This mysterious art form will mesmerize your grouglow for blogp, creating an enchanted presentation of lights, movement and sound and add a wow factor to your corporate event or special occasion.

 

 

2. Casino Party. Corporate casino 100_2579nights provided by Applause Productions are tops for interactive fun in Phoenix and the entire state. We provide the tables, dealers, chips, vouchers and raffle tickets. For the total package, we offer a corporate casino party with showgirls, a Vegas floor show, or one of our talented Elvis impersonators. We can help create a Las Vegas night to remember for everyone in attendance.

Gatsby 083. Theme Shows. When planning a corporate or private-party event, you may desire something lavish and unique. One of our professionally-produced themed stage productions, designed for an audience of 50 to 5,000, will be perfect for your theme party. Try one of our popular theme shows including 1950s Rock and Roll show, 20s Gatsby or even a tribute to Las Vegas. No matter what theme best suits your occasion, the talent you will find in these stage shows will blow your mind.

Industrial-Style Spaces

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Corporate planners are drawn to unique sites that offer privacy and the opportunity to signature their events. A new trend is Industrial-Style Spaces. These bold, edgy venues instantly engage guests with their character and colorful history. Add live entertainment to such an inviting physical space and your event will simply be magic. Here are just three options from Venues of North Scottsdale.
bomber girls1. Airport Hanger. Imagine a Lear jet or a World War II Bomber as part of your event backdrop. As your guests socialize, they can tour the planes, while enjoying hors-d’ouvers, cocktails, and the sound of Big Band beats. Then, while dining, exciting swing dancers take the stage, connecting the entire event.
2. Fine Motorcars. If your Chief Executive Officer has an appreciation for the heady atmosphere of fresh motor oil, curves of steel, and unique style cars, then look no further than Lusso. The 28 ft. ceilings are ideal for aerialist performers, while electric strings provide music from the classics to classic rock. Hosting a Great Gatsby Theme with sultry jazz entertainers is also an ideal way to blend the experience of man, machines and music.Venues-of-North-Scottsdale-Corporate-Event-Venues-Luxury-Fight-1024x683
3. El Samaritano. If showing off an Arizona sunset, soaring saguaros, or a desert cookout sounds right for your event, the exquisiteness of this desert venue will certainly please. Simmer the ingredients of the Arizona desert, Flamenco Guitar, and the magnificent show of Andalusian Horses, and you have an authentic taste of Spain. This blend of culture and natural beauty provides for an extraordinary event experience.

This Spring Bring New Life To Your Corporate Event


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The goal of any corporate event planner is to create a unique, memorable experience. This often includes interactive entertainment that allows the guests to engage with the entertainment. However, the newest way to keep your attendees on their toes is by making them part of the show. This spring, bring new life to your corporate event.

NACE flash mob small1. Flash Mobs: These quintessential opportunities for engagement are in demand once again. This is the perfect way to ensure your guests remember this event forever because they become the entertainment. With only a minimal amount of preparation from the guests, they have the chance to shine like the stars they are. Instagram, Snapchat, and Facebook be ready!

2. All-Inclusive Entertainment: Whether this option focuses on a specific theme such as The Great Gatsby, or simply includes an assortment of gifted entertainers, a large-scale20s-greeter 1 edit event that transports your attendees to a different world is a great way to immerse them in the event. No matter where their eyes may fall, your guests have another delicious vantage point of entertainment. From glamorous character greeters to vintage cars, walk-around magicians and engaging dancers to fine cuisine and lavish décor, the evening transcends a typical event and becomes magic.

3. Polynesian Luau:  Spring or summer escapes no longer have to include long flights or expensive vacations…create a tropical paradise in any locale with authentic South Pacific entertainment. From royal hula dancers to interactive luaufireknife artists, this package is complete with interactive coconut shaking fun. Your male guests will especially appreciate the opportunity to dance with exotic, traditional hula girls from the islands.

Mardi Gras Parties Done Right

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You may still be recovering from the new year…but there is something big around the corner. February brings love, roses, and romance…and the opportunity to let the good times roll with a monster Mardi Gras party. Keep reading to find out how Mardi Gras parties are done right.

KMFire5 - 151. Variety is the spice: Just like a fine gumbo has a variety of tantalizing ingredients, so should your Mardi Gras party. This might include a sultry jazz trio, a vibrant theme show with colorful masks and costuming, or even a slight-of-hand magician or fire eater to bring out a true parade ambiance. You may not be in New Orleans, but your guests will still feel the heat.

2. Musical Tribute: Capture the true essence of New Orleans with a Mari Gras Theme Show highlighting sultry jazz, rhythm and blues, and up-beat excitement as the saints go marchin’ in. This fully-choreographed stage showchesworth05-31-08-035 includes a live band and the heart-pounding excitement of talented dancers, musicians, and vocalists. Add an interactive component to the experience and your entertainment gumbo is ready to serve.

3. Street Beat: Add to the true authenticity of your Mardi Gras experience by bringing traditional street performers into a grand finale paMG-stiltsrade. From a single saxophone playing in your French quarter, to cadence drum lines, stilt walkers and costumed greeters following a core of blues musicians, guests are certain to feel the energy and strut their stuff. Who knows? It can start “something”…and there just might be some colorful beads flying.