The Best Open-Air Performances in The UK This Summer
The UK government has given the green light for outdoor plays, concerts and shows to go ahead this summer with social distancing measures in place. After months without entertainment from the arts, we are delighted to share with you ideas for outdoor performances this summer.
All the shows and acts featured in this article are suitable for open-air venues and our team are committed to working with clients to ensure performances follow government safety guidelines. Check out some of our top wow factor performances and discover how audiences can get their entertainment fix.
Proms in the Park
For the first time since 1996, iconic parks across the UK will not be filled with live music and bustling with audiences usually brought to us by the BBC Proms. However, you do not have to go without your live classical music fix this summer. Host your very own Proms in the Park with an open-air concert in your chosen outdoor venue and select your line-up from a range of classical vocals, opera singers and live orchestras.
Our String Ensemble perform a vast repertoire of classical masterpieces to more modern popular songs, a truly sensational choice for providing an unforgettable outdoor experience.
An Evening with the Stars
Host an evening filled with star-studded performances and let guests sing and dance the night away. Recreate moments in music history with exclusive tribute shows and fill your audience with nostalgia with hits from their favourite music legends.
For a line-up that appeals to families and younger audiences choose tribute performances from pop megastars such as Taylor Swift and Arianna Grande. Hire the best of the best tribute artists and make your event one to remember, we guarantee your guests will be left with stars in their eyes.
Pop-Up Comedy Picnic
Enjoy a day of side-splitting comedy this summer and host a pop-up comedy picnic. This event brings comedians who are well known from the international stand-up circuit to outdoor stages. Funky food tricycles and vintage vans converted into bars will provide your guests with all the refreshments that they need.
For a top tier spectacular incorporate different comedic styles from stand-up to improv and tie the whole event together with a hilarious MC. Get in touch to create your custom comedy picnic.
Pantomimes are not just for Christmas! Bring the magic of fairy tales outdoors this summer and create a show that can be enjoyed by all the family. Our Beauty and The Beast stage show can be performed on outdoor stages and combines singing, dancing, acrobatics, stunning visuals, original music and luxurious costumes.
Discover more shows such as Aladdin and Alice in Wonderland, or speak to a member of our team to create a custom outdoor production.
Open-Air Cinema Experience
Create an outdoor film experience where cult classics and family favourites are brought to life. Guests will leave reality behind and step inside the film, interacting with real-life characters and going on a cinematic journey that they weren’t expecting and certainly won’t forget.
Sunset DJ Sessions
Dreaming of warm Ibiza nights and clifftop bars? We can't promise you the 30°C weather but we can supply you with the cool beats and party vibes. DJ Lyndsay’s unique style of mixing live percussion with party beats has made her an Ibiza hit!
Popular among celebrity guests, her clients have included The BRIT awards official afterparty, London Fashion Week, Hed Kandi as well as many private clients.
Turn your outdoor venue into a socially distanced disco. Use LED lighting and projection mapping to create a party atmosphere and use clever floor designs to demarcate individual dance floors for guests to ensure the event is socially distanced. While the DJ spins disco classics our mirror balls heads can bring your disco to life by greeting guests, roaming throughout the disco or creating a moment of surprise with a flash mob performance.
Outdoor Treasure Hunt
This is an interactive treasure hunt that will capture everyone’s imagination and create an experience that guests of all ages will love. Our Alice in Wonderland themes outdoor treasure hunt invites guests to adventure down the rabbit hole and solve a series of puzzles and riddles.
This immersive experience is performed by professional entertainers and circus performers and can be adapted for different outdoor venues.
Open-Air Cirque Shows
Amaze guests with the magic of cirque and allow them to be transported to another world. Aqua Cirque is a mythical fairytale set at the bottom of the ocean and showcases a brilliant cast, mesmerising costumes and a captivating storyline. This show is perfect for audiences of all ages, giving guests an experience they won’t forget.
Celebrate the summer with outdoor performances and bring the magic of the arts to audiences across the UK. Our team of specialists can guide you through the process of creating socially distanced performances and help navigate the new normal while adhering to government guidelines.
To book entertainment for your open-air venue please make an enquiry and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your creative brief.