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Check out our exclusive live entertainment booking blog series, from the inspiring 'My Perfect Wedding', 'Excellent Events' and 'Perfect Parties' series, through to 'latest news' and our 'a day in the life of a professional musician' series, there's plenty to wet your appetite and get those creative juices flowing.

What Does Surprise Entertainment Bring
To Your Event?

What Does Surprise Entertainment Bring <br />To Your Event?Blogs > Entertainment Inspiration

Hire singing waiters, policemen, firemen and a whole host of other surprise singing acts from Alive Network to make your event unforgettable. Read this blog to discover what surprise entertainment we offer and how they'll positively impact your event!

Top 7 Halloween Entertainment Ideas: Frightfully Good Entertainment For Halloween

Top 7 Halloween Entertainment Ideas: Frightfully Good Entertainment For HalloweenBlogs > Entertainment Inspiration

BOO! Here are 7 top spooky, magical, shocking, supernatural and unique entertainment ideas for Halloween 2014!

5 Great Reasons To Hire Singing Waiters

5 Great Reasons To Hire Singing WaitersBlogs > Entertainment Inspiration

Singing waiters and other singing surprise acts make a real treat for any event go-er, of any age! They're fun and engaging as well as top, professional singers - certainly not your average waiter!

Contemporary Songs For Cover / Function Bands To Learn

Contemporary Songs For Cover / Function Bands To LearnBlogs > Artist News and Advice

Struggling to find contemporary party songs to learn in your cover / function band? Check out or list of modern repertoire ideas, all of which have been recorded approximately within the last 2 years.

Top 15 Drinking Songs For OktoberFests Everywhere!

Top 15 Drinking Songs For OktoberFests Everywhere!Blogs > Latest News

Alive Network have created a list of top drinking songs for the spirit of Oktoberfest themed events. What are you waiting for? Go and listen to 15 of the best drinking songs in the blog below! Do you have a favourite drinking song that's not on the list? Add it to the comments.

Dancing In The Dark: A Little Tribute To The Humble LED

Dancing In The Dark: A Little Tribute To The Humble LEDBlogs > Latest News

Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are a major feature of most modern technology such as TVs, tablet computers, mobile phones and remote controls. Read this blog to find out why LEDs are so important to Alive Network's entertainers, musicians and even their existence...

Top 5 High Impact Corporate Entertainment Acts of 2014

Top 5 High Impact Corporate Entertainment Acts of 2014Blogs > Entertainment Inspiration

These high impact acts are certain to WOW your guests at corporate events. All 5 of these magnificent entertainers offer unique and astonishing performances guaranteed to get event attendees talking from the moment the entertainment finishes, to the taxi ride home, to being back in the office on Monday morning and beyond!

Top 10 Winter Themed Corporate Entertainers

Top 10 Winter Themed Corporate EntertainersBlogs > Entertainment Inspiration

With winter around the corner, here are ten inspiring wintry entertainment ideas; perfect for corporate events during the winter months!

Top 7 Family Themed Corporate Entertainers

Top 7 Family Themed Corporate EntertainersBlogs > Entertainment Inspiration

Corporate events don't have to be formal occasions. Infact some corporate events involve the wife/husband/partner and their kids too! Alive Network have hand picked their top 7 family-friendly corporate event entertainers who're very capable of entertaining all ages.

Contemporary Corporate Entertainment Ideas for Autumn 2014

Contemporary Corporate Entertainment Ideas for Autumn 2014Blogs > Entertainment Inspiration

Check out these great contemporary entertainment ideas for corporate events this autumn. From LED light shows and BMXing to 007 themed events and sand artists, there's plenty of fresh ideas to get you inspired!

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Superstar Waiters is a revolutionary new act; 3 outstanding vocalists or dancers who will be hidden covertly within your event as waiters, chefs, guests & without warning, they will burst into performance of modern music. Video Online!
The Fabulous Singing Waiters

Singing Waiters

Amazing Singing Waiters to hire. A wonderful surprise for your guests; Some of the most talented operatic & musical theatre singers in the UK disguised as waiters who suddenly burst into song with no warning making your guests gush with astonished awe!
The Singing Firemen

Singing Firemen

Something wrong with the venue's Fire Regulations? Two firemen will appear to 'close down' the venue by announcing it over the PA system. But the wannabe pop stars grab the opportunity to show off their vocal skills! A huge surprise & loads of fun!
Fire and Glow Performers

Circus Performers

Nationwide fire & glow performance group specialising in close-up audience interaction and choreographed stage performance. Whatever the size of your event, these Fire and Glow Performers will be happy to help add that little extra spark!
Mixology Bartenders

Event Suppliers

Our Mixology Bartenders operate throughout the UK supplying unique bar and cocktail solutions for any social gathering. From 6 people in an apartment to 250 guests in a marquee, they can create a tailored and affordable solution for your event!
The Norvinis

Theatrical World-Class Illusion Act

The Norvinis is a theatrical and entertaining world-class illusion act. With magic, singing and acrobatics, The Norvinis is a spellbinding, magical and entertaining act unlike any other!

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