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What a week, what a month, what a year already!

What a massive week this has been for us here at Big Sky! The long weekend is looking pretty damn fantastic if you asked us! But not as fantastic as our amazing entertainment that have been out and about this week, show casing their talents and wowing their audiences!

Curtain once again, showing us how studying should be done by having amazing shows put on by Libby Hammers Flash Mob, Reilly Craig and Stu and Andy. Some times when I see the entertainment that is sent to Curtain I feel a little envious and get a little too tempted to enrol into a 5 year course just to experience these lunch time spectaculars!

Some of our favourite businesses have been giving their employees and clients a chance to let off some steam to some great talent such as Fliptease, Mario The (Almost) Magnificent, Ella E, Broken Pokers, Robbie T and Shake!

The hard workers up north have been getting down to some great shows put on by Explosive Dance and one of our new talents on the books David Mercy!! (Check him out, he’s a real treat!)
We have also had the pleasure of sending some fantastic circus and roving acts to the Merredin Show! Acts including Ricochet Circus, Kinetica, African Dancers, Bubble Bikes and Flame!! If you’re popping into Merredin on the weekend – make sure you go to the show. It’s a real blast and the talent is going to make it even better!

Was I lying when I said it’s been a massive week here at Big Sky!

If you happened to have caught any of these acts whilst they were out and about this week, we hope you enjoyed them and if you were interested in having them for one of your events (mining, corporate or private) feel free to call us on 9388 6762 or send us an enquiry through our website www.bigskyentertainment.com.au! Hope you all have a fantastic weekend and we will check back in with you next week!

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FEBRUARY OR SHOULD WE SAY, FAB-RUARY!!

Can you believe that it’s already one month into the New Year? They do say that time flies when you’re having fun and believe us, we’ve been having fun – and we hope you have been too! We also hope that you’ve had a fantastic Christmas and New Years – it’s been that long we’ve spoke! Time flew by so fast during the silly season that we started to lose track of it! Over the fun filled silly season we had the opportunity to send some of our performers to some great events across the state! Ensuring that our hard working miners still got the chance to get into the holiday / festive spirit, we sent up some great acts such as Proud Mary, Andrew Winton and The Vans! Spending Christmas and New Years wouldn’t have sounded too bad for them!
Back down locally you may have caught Blue Beats in Mandurah, or maybe our very mystical Mermaids caught your eye if you got the chance to end the year of 2015 at Matisse Beach Club! Whatever you did over the holiday period we hope you enjoyed it as much we did, though sadly it’s time to admit that the silly season is over and it’s time to get back to work, even for us here in the entertainment industry!(who would have thought). Though just because the silly season is over doesn’t mean there’s no more room for fun – the mining sector and many of our corporate customers have shown us this over the past few weeks, putting on events for their employees across the month with some fun filled entertainment from us such as Eerie Ann, Midnight Rambler Trio, Adam Hall and Kinetica!
Whatever the event, corporate and even private – Big Sky Entertainment is your one stop shop for all your entertainment needs, whether you need music, circus, comedy, magic or even a saucy burlesque show; we’ve got it all – so give us a call or send us an email, we’re filling up fast with bookings for this year but there’s always room for more!

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When football season is over, who can you turn to for your dose of thrills and excitement? Big Sky Entertainment!

We have entertainment for EVERY season! And you need only look at the last few weeks to see the truth in what I’m saying. Here’s just a taste of what’s been happening OFF the field…

On Tues 22nd September, the very fair ladies, The Hepburns performed at Curtin University , followed by the wonderful Mana Farrell on Wednesday and the Jester and Clown stilts as part of the INDI Festival on Thursday. They were also joined by the bubble stilt-walking act.
Mario the (Almost) Magnificent wowed audiences with his up-close roving magic and wit at a corporate function and the gorgeous Nat Ripepi performed at a soccer match on Sunday of Football West.
Mario has had a busy week, performing for some very lucky guests at a private party and the WA Mine sites had a huge weekend with The Eddie Parise Trio (from the Baby Animals), Explosive Dancers for Oktoberfest celebrations and the Polka dots rounding off the celebrations in true Bavarian style!

This last week entertainment for the corporate arena has been busy and incredibly varied – with some of our artists travelling far and wide between gigs. The golden voice of Jay Weston and the stunning and sultry voice of Ali Bodycoat were heard at a WA Aids Council functions, where they both performed solo sets.
A corporate event at Crown Casino was treated to the formidable talents of magician Robbie T, a contortionist from Kinetica, Vegas Showgirls from O Entertainment and Gypsy Kiara “tarot reader”.
Robbie T was also seen at a corporate function at the Perth Mint, where he was joined by the lovely Little Belle Trio. And I can only assume Robbie T used his magic to spirit himself to Geraldton where he is performing at the Harvest Festival Ball in Chapman Valley – a huge week for this mesmerising magician!
WA Mines Sites are in for a real treat with the Ashes of Rock Band playing this weekend. Featuring Angry Anderson and Dai Pritchard of Rose Tattoo, James Morley ex-The Angels, Yak Sherrit ex Diesel / Jimmy Barnes and Mark Gale of Absolute 80’s with Brian Mannix, this is a gig destined to get the crowd jumping! At another site we have face painters, Bubble Media, Premier Photo Booths and the incredible Ricochet Circus performing.

And coming up we have the very great pleasure of announcing that the phenomenal Ella E will be doing a special performance, showcasing a selection of her songs from her EP Album ‘’Letters I Never Sent” at The Ellington Jazz Club – Perth on Wednesday 7 October from 7.30pm – 8.30pm.

So, if you’re suffering from a little post-Grand Final malaise, get down to the Ellington to boost those endorphins – music truly is the food of love.

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Stilts for Science!

August 23rd, 2015
Posted in Corporate, Events, Mine site, Universities

Curtin Uni have again played host to some wonderful and vibrant performers – this time as part of Science Week. The Mad Scientist and Desi Turtle roved the student cohort on Tuesday. Wednesday saw the inimitable Chris Murphy perform solo, joined by the multi-talented Libby Hammer with her Tuxedo Stilt act!
More stilts at Curtin on Thursday with the futuristic Robot Stilts whilst the weekend brought joy to the corporate world. The wonderfully talented Reilly Craig performed at what looks to be the next sweet craze – Yoghurt-land! Kinetica wowed a corporate event with their giant bubble ball act, hand balancing and contortion act.
The WA Mines were not to be outdone, hosting Alvin Jiang, Table Tennis Champion on Monday, the gorgeous Geisha Stilts and Chinese Stilts on Thursday for Oriental Night and have wound up their weekend with the stunning Crucial Rockers Band on Saturday and Sunday. What football??!!

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Winter Wonderland

Winter is almost upon us but you wouldn’t know it from the hive of activity in the Big Sky office – this has been a huge week and the weekend is heating up as well!
Curtin University has been celebrating Reconciliation Day and we’ve been proud to have Big Sky performers Tornina Torres and the Lizard Stilt walkers contribute their talents to this important event. The enigmatic Madame Zee and lovely Nat Ripepi have also performed at Curtin this week.
The Opening Night of Black Swan State Theatre Company’s “Glengarry Glen Ross” was a huge success and electric trio Retrofit were the perfect band to accompany the elevated mood.
WA Mine sites have had a treat with Petero Civoniceva visiting for the State of Origin event. Regarded as a true warhorse, Petero is one of the most respected men in Rugby League, with a medal in his name being awarded every year to the Australian Fijian league player of the Year.
Nat Ripepi, at the end of a busy week is also playing the WA sites and personal trainer extraordinaire Emma Leonard will be putting some lucky people through their paces!
Shakespeare Shenanigans continue their triumphant march throughout WA schools, performing at MLC and St Stephen’s College this week.
The stunning Kinetica performed their breathtaking aerial silks act at a corporate event this week.
One of Big Sky’s newest performers, Ella E performed at an open mic night at the Indie Bar on Friday – a truly stunning young performer.
There are private parties galore this weekend, with retro sensations, The CoverGirls performing at a 50th Birthday in Mandurah, the suave Rock Mobsters, also performing at a huge 50th Birthday event down south, Eddie Staszak and Roberto Balsamo “Echoes of Italy”, both playing at 50th Birthdays and the dynamic Rockafellas also strutting their stuff at yet another birthday – a lot of felicitations due for late autumn babies!Rock-Mobsters-•-Reg-Blue-•-890-x-368
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Commemorating 100 Years

April 26th, 2015
Posted in Corporate, Events, Mine site, Uncategorized

It has been a wonderful week in the lead up to a very moving weekend, commemorating 100 years since the landing at Gallipoli. In corporate events this last week, Big Sky was proud to provide entertainment of such calibre as Strung Out, the incredible string ensemble. They received wonderful praise indeed…“They were fantastic and so well received – everyone was talking about hem, including the caterer and we will be sure to recommend them for future events.”
Curtin University saw out the week in fine style with the likes of Kinetica, rocking trio Double Agent and soloist Reilly Craig adding a welcome vibrancy to the campus. And Wanneroo Senior College had nothing but high praise for those Bard battlers, Shakespeare Shenanigans. “It was great! We had about 100 kids there from Yrs 7 to 12 and they were enthralled! It was a fabulous experience for our kids.” – John Foreman, Drama Teacher.
WA Mine Sites were in for a treat this weekend with sensational comedy Hypnotist Matthew Hale heading up, alongside Adam Hall and the Velvet Playboys for the ANZAC Celebrations and Scott Ferguson playing the trumpet for the haunting Last Post.
A wonderful free public event in the city included the likes of the Cottontail Trio and the Supper Club Band as well as the dazzling Darling Buds of May, a fitting tribute to a seminal point in our history.
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The long weekend beckons…

January 22nd, 2015
Posted in Corporate, Mine site, Wedding

It’s been a busy week for us at Big Sky, with performers heading out to Mine Sites, weddings and corporate events across the country. Some of these include the legendary Australian Rock show, a 3 x mine site tour for Stone Circle and the inspirational motivational speaker and Iron Man, Brant Garvey is also heading to the mines. The QLD Mine Site will be rocking to the classy and brassy sounds of The Brass Monkeys. A bride and groom with impeccable taste has requited the likes of Little Bird, Kinetica and Zap Circus at their upcoming wedding. In the corporate arena, QV1 is being graced by Broken Lines and Cameo Rascale will be roving the crowds at the City of South Perth’s Australia Day event. have a wonderful long weekend!

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2015 is here!

January 2nd, 2015
Posted in Corporate Function, Mine site, New Year's Eve

Happy New Year! And I think I can say with absolute conviction that it was and that 2015 has begun in a truly delightful fashion, being heralded by some top Big Sky performers. In QLD, the legendary Mason Rack Band performed for NYE at a mine site and, not to be outdone, WA mine sites were treated to the wonderful Mickey Shaked Duo, stunning dancers from O Entertainment and incredible party band TopKats. Glamour-filled NYE parties abounded in the corporate sector with Alcatraz at the Valley View Restaurant, Ricochet Circus at Perth Zoo, Mermaids, The Sirens and Kinetica, Retriever Sounds DJ and Sensational Stilts (Windsor Hotel) being amongst those to kiss a fond goodbye to 2014 and wave hello to 2015. Wherever you were, we hope you felt the same anticipatory joy we did. Happy 2015!

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From Music to Magic

November 28th, 2014
Posted in Christmas, Corporate, Corporate Function, Mine site, Wedding

From Corporate events to weddings and mine sites across the country, the season of festivities and celebration is upon us and we couldn’t be busier or happier! Amongst those performing at Corporate events around the city this week and weekend are: The dazzling magic of Robbie T, duo Carbon Taxi, extraordinary up close magic of Adam and Selina, Jetpack, C’est La Vie, Kinetica aerial performers, Jarrad Cuff – German Wheel performer, Nikki Dagostino, Amplifiers and Alcatraz. There will be three very happy Wedding parties, with Gavin Shoesmith Nu Jazz Ensemble and Komodo Music DJ, Mario the (Almost) Magnificent and Jay Weston performing. Travis Caudle and Little Miss Red Show will be part of Thanksgiving Celebrations at a WA Minesite, joined by Retro. Canberra duo Kate Watts and Tessa Robinson are performing at a QLD mine site, as is the inimitable Stone Circle.image-31BannerbannerPCB93

November beckons…

November 1st, 2014
Posted in Corporate Function, Mine site, Uncategorized

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This wide, brown land has been thrilling to the talents of our Big Sky performers this week and the thrills continue this weekend. Shakespeare Shenanigans continued it’s magical metro tour, performing at Perth Modern School and PLC. The brilliant Matt Hale, comedy hypnotist is at Rigby’s Bar tonight. The stunning Fifi Mondello Trio played at Curtin uni this week, joined by ZAP Circus, jazz harpist Michelle Smith and Enchanted Stilts. The sultry Sirens performed at an event on the replica of the Duyfken, the first known European ship to have arrived on Australian shores. Adam Hall and the Velvet Playboys performed at a corporate event, as did those extraordinary Kinetica contortionists. Explosive Dance did The Colour Run at Langley Park and Face painters and Komodo Music will be up at th mines sites this weekend. Jean-Luc Marinai wowed audiences at a corporate event with his up close magic. The beautiful Lize and band are also hitting the corporate events as are the wonderful Hi NRG. The Midnight Rambler Duo performed at the 60th Anniversary of a local primary school, much to the delight of staff and students! Chill Divine, that truly divine duo are performing this weekend at a private event and former footballer (soccer), Stan Lazaridis will be visiting the mine sites in WA. The Brass Monkey’s will be rocking a QLD mine site and although I know there are others I’ve missed, my fingers are aching with typing out the marvellousness and I’m done! Happy weekend!

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