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Mathew Knight

Price from £336

Sam The Caricaturist

Price from £222

Francesco Caricatures

Price from £218

Draw A Crowd Caricatures

Price from £302

Jake Monroe

Price from £393

Martin Reed

Price from £506

Keven Starl

Price from £424

Double Take Magic

Price from £336

MK Caricatures

Price from £206

Fire and Glow Performers

Price from £315

LED Glow Show

Price from £738

Luca Valentino

Price from £424

Adam Keisner

Price from £393

Brazilian Carnival Dancers

Price from £424

Midlands Caricaturist

Price from £420

Rayguns Look Real Enough

Price from £POA

Chris Caricatures

Price from £272

Miss Balloonist

Price from £210

David Penn

Price from £660

Comedy Paparazzi

Price from £514

Childrens Entertainers

Price from £194

Mime Artists Inc

Price from £363

Bollywood Beauties

Price from £254

Fire Performer Katriana

Price from £302

Aerial Bird Cage

Price from £1,028

Stilt Walkers Galore

Price from £360

Jugglers In Jester Costume

Price from £302

Living Human Statues

Price from £360

Get personalised help and advice to hire live entertainment from our amazing team

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International callers please dial: +44 (0) 1782 740 839

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Call 0845 108 5500 (+44 (0) 1782 740 839) to speak to one of our talented entertainment coordinators.

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Welcome to Alive Network Entertainment Agency, the UK's largest and leading supplier of live bands and entertainers for hire

How ever large or small your event, and no matter how unusual your requst, Alive Network are here to to help you find the perfect live entertainment. We've designed our service to make it easy for you to find the very best cover bands, DJs and entertainers in the UK, all from the comfort of your PC or device. If you don't have the time to browse through the huge choice of artists on our web site or if you would like to get personalised suggestions from our entertainment experts, we are of course more than happy to assist.

Simply phone us on 0845 108 5500 or submit a quick enquiry brief using the form above and one of our entertainment coordinators will be more than happy to help.

How to make an enquiry

  • Browse our web site and add artists to your enquiry basket, then submit your basket as an enquiry to our team.
  • Submit a quick online enquiry brief by clicking the Make a Quick Enquiry button above (we'll suggest suitable artists for you).
  • Give us a call or send us an email using the contact details above and we'll discuss your requirements in person.
  • Arrange a face-to-face meeting here at our office HQ in Staffordshire.

How to make a booking

  • Inform your Alive Network coordinator that you would like to confirm a booking based on the quote that you've been given.
  • We will draw up a booking contract and issue copies to you and your chosen artist (view terms & conditions here).
  • You pay a non-refundable booking deposit to Alive Network (card, bacs, cheque) of between 20-30% of the total booking value.
  • Your booking is confirmed and you will be put in touch directly with your selected artist around 4 weeks before your event.

Five-star personalised customer service

  • Expert advice and support tailored to your event from your own dedicated entertainment coordinator
  • 24/7 emergency support, 365 days of the year, for your total peace of mind

Alive Network Entertainment Agency is a UK-based company with a large team of dedicated staff. Although your first interaction with us might happen via our website we provide a personal one-to-one service once you've made contact with us. You will be assigned a dedicated live entertainment coordinator to help with your enquiry so you know you'll have the consistency of speaking with someone who knows who you are, what you want and the details of your event.

We have built our reputation on a foundation of fantastic five-star customer service and whether you make your initial enquiry directly to us so that we play an active part in recommending artists, or you're happy to browse and choose an artist entirely on your own, you will always be able to speak with and receive help and assistance from your dedicated coordinator.

Our live entertainment booking services are interactive, human and tailored for you. No wonder we're the most recommended entertainment agents in the UK!

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We've hand-picked some frightfully good Halloween entertainment that will send shivers down your spine all night long!

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Why Hire Live Entertainment With Alive Network?

Established in 1999, Alive Network has grown to become the UK's largest supplier of bands and entertainers for hire and one of the leading online entertainment booking services in the world. We help our customers to hire entertainers for over 10,000+ weddings, corporate and private events each year, with an unrivalled track record of hiring live entertainment for over 100,000 previous events.


Find more about Alive Network and why we're the leading entertainment agency in the UK.