Event Gallery – Black and White Theme

Here’s a fun design we produced for a gala earlier this year at the Hyatt Regency! This “Black and White” themed gala incorporated elements including string curtains, whimsical gobos, 9ft tall “Glamazon” greeters and a performance from the legendary Charles Glenn Group.  Hope you enjoy! To see how you can make your event truly unforgettable, please contact us at 314.721.9090 or email info@contemporaryproductions.com.       Continue reading →

Zoofari 2013 – Entertainment

Zoofari 2013, sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors, was a huge success! As always, the St. Louis Zoo put together an amazing event. We coordinated an unforgettable night of local and national entertainment with acts including DJ Andrew Mullins, DJ Nune, The Peter Schankman Trio, Griffin and the Gargoyles, the Fabulous Motown Revue and event headliner Huey Lewis & The News. We can’t wait to see what the Zoo will do for Zoofari 2015, congratulations to all involved! For any entertainment... Continue reading →

Event Innovation – Table Assignments

There are infinite possibilites for designing creative ways for guests to register and receive table assignments at an event… you can check Pinterest for that! Many of the more creative ideas work for guest counts between 50 and 200 guests, but what about when you have over 800 guests arriving within a short span of time? For larger guest counts, it is paramount for guests to check in as efficiently as possible to avoid delays. This... Continue reading →

Event Gallery – Macau Casino Gala

At Contemporary, we always enjoy producing events at the legendary Peabody Opera House. It’s already a beautiful venue on its own!  For this April 2013 gala, our inspiration came from the lively casinos of Macau. We had everything from large Chinese paper soldiers, drummers, and an authentic Lion Dance to casino games featuring play money branded to the organization.   Entrance Entertainment Interactive Casino Theater Continue reading →

The Reviews are In!

We’re in the middle of an awesome wedding season and our best wedding bands in St. Louis and beyond are booking up fast for 2014! If you are looking to hire a wedding band now is the time to give us a call! Check out these featured reviews below from some of our favorite bands featured on The Knot, 5 star reviews across the board! 1.5.13 Arvell & Company “Arvell & Company were amazing! As the bride,... Continue reading →

Event Gallery – Monte Carlo Gala

The Contemporary team was privileged to produce this gala for a nonprofit organization in February 2013. The client requested us to create a one-of-a-kind event with a Monte Carlo theme. We transformed  the Chase Park Plaza with custom new props and decor pieces,  amazing live entertainment in every room and a breathtaking performance by Escala! Entrance Treatment Photo-Op Registration Interactive Entertainment Martini Lounge Wall (Pre-function Side) Wall (Ballroom Side) Ballroom  Living Statue Stage  Escala Escala... Continue reading →

Griffin at the Busch Stadium Bridal Show!

We had an absolute blast talking with dozens of engaged couples this past weekend at the Busch Stadium Bridal Show. It’s always a pleasure to be able to discuss the advantages of hiring a wedding band when you have Griffin and the Gargoyles playing behind you. For those of you that came over to our table, we look forward to hearing from you in the near future! Fredbird, a long-time friend of the band decided... Continue reading →