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A-List Band of the Year!

We are very excited and proud to announce that Contemporary exclusive, My Friend Mike, has been awarded St. Louis Magazine‘s A-List Party Band 2015! Quoted below: “You’re probably wondering, “Who’s Mike?” That would be Mike Schlipp, the lead vocalist and keyboard player for the Top 40 cover band. (He also plays with longtime St. Louis […]

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Event Gallery – 2014 German Themed Dinner

No event is too large or small for Contemporary! Here are a couple of highlights from a German themed Fall Dinner at the Deer Creek Club from November 2014. The Contemporary team worked with the client to provide all the decor, florals, lighting, centerpieces, invitations, tenting and entertainment. Special thanks to our vendor team: Cheree […]

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Event Gallery – 2014 Gala

Here are some highlights from an unforgettable event we produced in the recently renovated Union Station! Props go to LHM Management for continuing to revitalize classic St. Louis landmarks. This gala featured some first of its kind event design. To full maximize the space of the venue, we created a split stage. Rather than a […]

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Event Gallery – 2014 Birthday

Here are some great shots of the decor, tent and fireworks from a recent summer birthday party we produced! If you like what you see and are planning a party please give us a call at 314.721.9090 or email us at info@contemporaryproductions.com . Photos courtesy of J Elizabeth Photography

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Event Gallery – Mardi Gras 2014

The Contemporary Team had a blast putting together this Mardi Gras themed gala at the Chase Park Plaza. We were tasked with transforming the entire Khorassan ballroom, the Regency room and the hotel lobby into a festive atmosphere fit for Bacchus himself! Standout decor pieces included oversized Mardi Gras masks, a courtyard bar complete with […]

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Event Tech – Digital Projection Mapping

What used to be a cool new concept on the minds of event producers and marketing agencies has become mainstream with the Sochi Olympics! Digital mapping uses one or more projectors to project onto a 3d surface. For the Sochi Olympic Opening Celebration, 120 projectors created beautiful imagery and video onto the floor of the […]

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Event Gallery – Winter Events at the Palladium

We had a blast producing two completely unique winter themed events this past December at the Palladium, one wedding and one corporate holiday party. Melody and her staff were a pleasure to work with! Hope you enjoy and as always, for any event related inquiries please call 314.721.9090 or email us at info@contemporaryproductions.com Photos courtesy […]

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Event Tech – Fog Wall

Looking for a new and sleek way to make a statement before a guest enters into your ballroom? Check out our new Fog Wall entry treatment! The fog displays any rear-projected image or video beautifully. Let us know what you think!   For inquiries please contact us at info@contemporaryproductions.com.      

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Event Gallery – 30th Company Anniversary

Contemporary Productions had the honor of designing and producing a classy corporate 30th anniversary party back in September. Our client wanted something sophisticated and classic but full of surprises and fun! Working closely with the client, we delivered a night of entertainment and transformed the classic Starlight Ballroom at the Chase Park Plaza. In addition […]

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