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Case Study: 80’s Cruise 2020

The storm had already begun before we set out on the rocky seas for the 80’s Cruise 2020. With just five days until nearly two thousand people would take the Explorer of the Seas, COVID-19 had stretched its attacking arms into Europe. Our first cancelled artist, Dire Straits Legacy, was knocked out of our lineup […]

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Event Trend: Silent Disco

Looking to top off a three-day conference with a bang? The silent disco is a new way to get 1,000 guests on the dance floor! Our silent disco parties include up to three DJs, each with their own booth represented by a specific color. Every participant is provided with a set of headphones allowing them […]

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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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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. […]

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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 […]

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FMR Live at Casa Loma!

The Fabulous Motown Revue had a blast playing the Casa Loma Ballroom Thanksgiving weekend. Crowd was packed and everyone made it to the dance floor by the end of the night. Here’s one of the highlights captured on film!

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Last Minute Rally

While Contemporary Productions is a non-partisan business, there’s nothing like a last-minute campaign booking! The 17 musicians of the Fabulous Motown Revue were honored last week to play for Senator McCaskill’s final rally before the election. We’d like to think that her win was the result of voters being energized by authentic renditions of classic […]

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St. Louis Symphony Red Velvet Ball 2012

The Red Velvet Ball for the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra was truly an unforgettable event! By partnering with NYC-based event planner, Michelle Rago, we were able to present a night of entertainment and ambiance that took guests back to the era of the Cotton Club. Wynton Marsalis was present as the guest of honor and gave a […]

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