News: Entertainment

Funlab launches virtual ‘apart-y’ experiences across its brands

Entertainment and hospitality provider Funlab has launched a new ‘Virtual Apart-ys’ platform - available through its Holey Moley, Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq, B. Lucky &…

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Jul 10, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Hospitality / Marketing /

 
 

Microsoft partners with ONE Championship to deliver new digital fan engagement experiences

ONE Championship™ (ONE), a global sports media property and martial arts organisation based in Singapore has partnered with Microsoft Corp. (Microsoft) to harness the Microsoft cloud,…

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Jul 7, 2020 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Technology /

 
 

Dubai Government allows recreation facilities and spa centres to reopen

The Government of Dubai has advised that the latest easing of its Coronavirus restrictions will see recreation facilities, spas and theme parks able to reopen although they will not be…

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Jul 4, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Safety / Wellness /

 
 

Coronavirus shutdown sees Cirque du Soleil file for bankruptcy

Global circus show Cirque du Soleil has sacked most of its employees and filed for bankruptcy following the disruption of the COVID-19 shutdown laying off around 3500 employees. Forced to…

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Jun 30, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Finance / Venues /

 
 

ASM Global releases operational plans for the reopening of its arenas, stadia, theatres and convention centres

As facilities across the globe begin to reopen and welcome staff, tenants and guests, ASM Global has released industry-leading protocols to provide trusted protection for the live…

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Jun 27, 2020 Entertainment / Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Alan Cumming announced as new Artistic Director for Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2021

Adelaide Festival Centre has advised that acclaimed cabaret and all-round performer, writer and social activist Alan Cumming is the Artistic Director for Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2021.…

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Jun 22, 2020 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /

 
 

UFC’s ‘fight island’ concept to be staged in Abu Dhabi

UFC has announced that its much-anticipated Fight Island concept will be staged on Abu Dhabi's Yas Island. Set to be the first major international event with athletes flying to a…

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Jun 15, 2020 ByKaren Sweaney Entertainment / Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Intercard executive shares post-COVID-19 reopening strategies

As international attractions and amusement operators prepare to reopen their facilities after the COVID-19 shutdown, Intercard Sales Manager Asia Pacific, Jerry Heinz shares strategies to…

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May 28, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Finance / Technology / Ticketing /

 
 

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