Stage Entertainment is one of the leading companies in the international live entertainment. Founded in 1998 by Joop van den Ende in the Netherlands, the company employs approximately 3,500 employees worldwide, about 1,700 of them in Germany alone. Every year approximately 14 million guests visit productions of Stage Entertainment. The guiding principle of Stage Entertainment is to deliver memorable experiences to the guests. This is ensured by shows that inspire artists with world-class and theaters, that guarantee a perfect live enjoyment with their latest technical equipment and comfortable surroundings. Stage Entertainment is essentially active in three business segments: the production and marketing of internationally renowned musicals and shows, the creative development and marketing of its own musicals and shows for the markets in which Stage Entertainment operates as well as the operation of currently 26 theaters including 11 in Germany alone.
The Best Musicals and Shows
Stage Entertainment has a portfolio of nearly 70 renowned musicals and shows, of which are currently performed in Germany Disney's THE LION KING, Disney´s TARZAN, ROCKY, HINTERM HORIZONT, BLUE MAN GROUP, SISTER ACT, MAMMA MIA! and soon WAR HORSE (German Premiere: 20. Oktober 2013) and PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (Premiere: December 2013). In addition to these ensuite shows Stage Entertainment produces and markets the tour and arena shows HOLIDAY ON ICE and ICE AGE LIVE!.
Musicals in Hamburg
Stage Entertainment presents the latest in-house production: ROCKY. The show is based on Sylvester Stallone's cult film ROCKY that inspired billions of movie fans in the year 1976 and won three Oscars - including best movie. In cooperation with the co-producers Sylvester Stallone and Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko, Stage Entertainment brought the myth to the stage. The audience can expect a live experience full of values such as courage, love, honesty and belief in themselves, embedded in famous anthems like "Eye of the Tiger" and "Gonna fly now" and many new compositions.
Disney’s THE LION KING
Disney’s THE LION KING will enchant you with breathtaking masks, fantastic costumes and memorable sounds. The director, Julie Taymor, has created from the world’s most successful animated Disney film an entirely separate stage work. Sir Elton John and Sir Tim Rice developed the famous soundtrack for the stage version, and the South African Lebo M revived the theatre staging by pulsating African rhythms. The successful staging began its triumphal procession around the globe and received 70 international awards.
DAS PHANTOM DER OPER
More than 130 million visitors worldwide, over 50 international awards, the most well-known musical in the world. PHANTOM OF THE OPERA – in December 2013 the original musical with the famous melodies by Andrew Lloyd Webber will be raising the curtain once again, this time at the Stage Theater Neue Flora in Hamburg.
Tickets from € 47.89!
Musicals in Berlin
BEHIND THE HORIZON
The rock poet Udo Lindenberg has always believed in a united Germany without boundaries and has always broken the wall with his deep lyrics and unrestrained openness. He united the hearts of East and West, long before the GDR times had passed. Where the Wall once divided Germany, fiction and truth merge now together in BEHIND THE HORIZON into a moving story about the “girl from East Berlin”. With touching depth the greatest hits of Udo Lindenberg tell the story of the musical.
BLUE MAN GROUP
Multimedia, surprising, innovative, unique in Europe and an absolute must see for every Berlin visitor. This unusual mix of rousing concert atmosphere, first-class comedy, art performance, sound and light effects gets first under the skin and won’t get out of the head anymore. More than three million visitors can confirm: The BLUE MAN GROUP cannot be described, you have to experience it.
In London and on the New York´s Broadway, the show inspired the audience and critics alike. The story of Albert and Joey is based on a book by Michael Morpurgo. In 2013, Stage Entertainment brings this fantastic stage event to Berlin to Berlin to the Stage theatre of the West. So real, realistic and fascinating – life sized horse puppets are awaking to life in front of your eyes. From October 2013 on in Berlin.
Musicals in Stuttgart
The world’s most successful musical returns back for six months to Stuttgart: MAMMA MIA! is not the story of ABBA. It is a thrilling musical comedy with its 22 biggest hits of ABBA! Super Hits such as “ Dancing Queen”, “Take a chance on me “ or “ Super Trouper and of course “ Mamma Mia” were interwoven with a story in such a clever way that a moving cocktail of emotions was created. From February 2013 on in Stuttgart.
Disney’s Musical TARZAN
The theatre hall is transformed into a fascinating jungle world of exotic sets and rousing drum rhythms. The audience is kidnapped on a fantastic journey into the jungle world of the orphan Tarzan, who was taken and raised by monkeys. Spectacular aerial acrobatics directly over the heads of the spectators, the Oscar Award-winning music of Phil Collins and a moving love story make Disney’s Musical TARZAN® a breathtaking experience.
Musicals in Oberhausen
Good news for fans of fantastic entertainment: the story, which once impressed millions of cinema goers with Whoopi Goldberg in the leading role, is now setting new benchmarks in a live version. The Hollywood star and Stage Entertainment have now brought the famous nuns to the big stage.
And the successful show is being celebrated by audiences everywhere: in London, Hamburg, Milan and New York. And from December 2013 in Stuttgart!
ICE AGE LIVE!
This is going to be the coolest event since mammuts exist: Sid, Manni, Diego and Scrat as life-like figures in ICE AGE LIVE! A MAMMOTH ADVENTURE present a complete new story in German language with acrobatics, figure skating, flight scenes and dance. For the brand new family show, world-class figure designer Michael Curry awakes the popular ice age heroes to life. ICE AGE LIVE!. From November 2013 in the biggest German arenas!
HOLIDAY ON ICE
Now it’s time for the party on the ice to really get started! The world’s most visited ice skating show is celebrating its birthday – and you can join in the celebrations! 70 years of HOLIDAY ON ICE.
Experience the new show with all its well-loved aspects that will impress loyal fans and attract new ones.
What started out as a small hotel show in the USA has meanwhile developed into entertainment with state-of-the-art lighting and sound technology and top-class special effects. A one-off experience combining spectacular modern entertainment and dazzling tradition. With top ice skating stars, breathtaking acrobatics, glamorous show acts and sensational music, HOLIDAY ON ICE is the ice show experience of the year.
Ideal for any occasion, customized to suite your taste and every budget, Stage Entertainment sets your event – systematic planning, complete organization and successful implementation in all aspects.
Whether product presentation as a full-house event, press event, company Christmas party or reception in a small setting: you can rely on our years of experience, our creativity and our professional service.