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Mas appeal

The Design Group returned to the foot of Masada Mountain to stage Aida with a larger production and greater infrastructure... Eyal Lavee and his technical and site production team from The Design Group...
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Wild times

The first ever Playgroup Festival took place in Royal Tunbridge Wells. Stand Out chatted to Declan Cassidy, its founder... Stand Out is sat in a caravan... on a bed. I’m interviewing Declan Cassidy,...
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Fair play

All’s fair in love and... exhibitions. Melville’s CEO, Nick Marshall and Steve Barratt, CEO, SO Group, go head to head and talk margins, markets and metreage... How do you see the UK exhibitions...
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Show and tell

PLASA heads to Earls Court from September 11-14... but what’s to see and discover? PLASA 2011 is the only place to see the latest pro audio, AV, lighting, stage engineering and systems integration...
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Adi Clark: Great expectations

Why do registered visitors and delegates not turn up? Adi Clark, head of Insight, the NEC’s in-house research team, examines the question... Pre-registrations not turning up is something I’ve been curious...
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Monster power

Monster Energy targeted bike fans at the Isle of Man TT races – just one in a long line of events pinpointed by the brand. Gorilla Marketing orchestrated Monster’s strategy. Stand Out visited the island to...
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Bang on target

BBC One’s Bang Goes The Theory is touring the country, aiming to inspire budding scientists and engage with its audience. Stand Out talks to Mark Rackstraw, event manager, and David Sasse, project manager,...
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Richard Arquati: Celeb affair

Each summer, the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) attracts its fair share of well-known personalities. Richard Arquati, head of press and public relations, The RAF Charitable Trust Enterprises, explains...
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High spirits

Grass Roots demonstrated its commitment to CSR with the creation of Spirit of Tring... Stand Out visited the two-day musical extravaganza, which raises funds for the local community... In 2010, Grass Roots...
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Rod rocks

Newbury Racecourse ventured into the live concert market last month with the first ever Newbury Live. Rod Stewart rocked an audience of thousands and Stand Out shadowed the racecourses’ head of sales, Nicola...