BookMyShow Middle East Partners with QE2 for a Special UAE Edition of ‘Live from HQ’
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | June 4, 2020 | Press Release
BookMyShow QE2 Live from HQ
BookMyShow, the global out-of-home entertainment company and creator of the popular at-home entertainment series Live from HQ, has partnered with Theatre by QE2 and Big Fish Entertainment to place talent in its virtual entertainment spotlight this June.
With the floating Theatre by QE2 attraction known for its wide range of shows including pantomime, comedy, opera, immersive theatrical productions, musical theatre and much more, BookMyShow’s June edition of Live from HQ will harness Big Fish Entertainment and the Theatre by QE2’s international and homegrown talent roster for a series of online entertainment performances.
Exclusively relabelled Theatre by QE2 - Live from HQ for June, viewers will be able to watch free 30-minute daily performances across a diverse range of entertainment genres by tuning into BookMyShow’s, Theatre by QE2’s and Big Fish Entertainment’s Official Facebook pages.
“In only two months, Live from HQ has built a loyal online following of UAE fans who typically travel all across the country seeking varied entertainment. With out-of-home entertainment options currently limited, Live from HQ allows fans to access varied entertainment content from the comfort of their own home. Our partnership with Theatre by QE2 allows UK and UAE artists to engage with fans from their homes until the QE2 re-opens its doors,” said Sudhir Syal, CEO, BookMyShow Middle East.
The talent booked for Theatre by QE2 - Live from HQ comprises an eclectic pool of performers, including a tribute to the King of Pop, Michael Jackson; and ABBA Reunion tribute covering the iconic Swedish band’s greatest hits including Mamma Mia and Waterloo; achy-breaky-heart and other famous country tunes by British Country Music Star Peter Donegan; South African stand-up comedian Barry Hilton, British comedic icons Bobby Ball and Mick Miller and much more. To test people’s bingo lingo - and to show the variety that Theatre by QE2 is famed for - a weekly Bingo night will also take place every Sunday!
“With our in-venue entertainment options drastically limited at this time, we are thrilled to offer our artists, comedians, and sports stars the chance to tap into the global Live from HQ fanbase and broaden their appeal via our landmark collaboration with BookMyShow,” said Robert Duce, CEO of Outside the Box Events LLC – who operate Theatre by QE2.
Additional updates on schedules and future acts will be shared via the website and on the Facebook and Instagram pages of BookMyShow, Theatre by QE2, and Big Fish Entertainment’s Instagram and Facebook pages.
Theatre by QE2 Live from HQ’ is a month-long line-up of international content which will include theatrical performances, comedy, bingo nights, sports talks, and more.