What We’ve Done

We have organised and managed many festivals, in a number of different locations

Dubai Marina Street Festival

Dubai / 2010 to present

Emaar and Dolphin Creative produced the first Marina Street Festival in Dubai in March 2010.

The festival has grown each year and now stages over 500 shows with 40 international artists in 10 days across 2 km of marina property.

The festival attracts significant national PR, and is attended by over 200,000 visitors

www.dubaistreetfestival.com

The Avenues Carnival

Kuwait / 2013 to present

Starting in 2013, The Avenues in Kuwait engaged Dolphin Creative to create a summer festival for the property. Growing each year, the festival has become a local attraction with over 300 shows across 3 weeks.

“We are extremely proud in reaching a huge success with the Carnival which, stimulated great attachments between the audience and street show performers, we continuously seek new and creative ideas that add a smile to our audiences while spending their best time possible at The Avenues.”

Shuaa Al Qati; Marketing Manager; Avenues Mall – Kuwait

DubFest

Dubai / 2014, 2015

As part of the Al Ghurair expansion program, Dolphin Creative were engaged to create a street theatre festival. By utilising side roads, the festival was able to engage visitors inside and outside the property.

The festival generated PR value of over 1,000,000 USD and attracted an additional 150,000 visitors to the mall with more than 500 shows performed by 45 international acts.

Food Festivals

Various Cities / 2013 to present

Dolphin Creative are proud to be a partner in the first of kind street theatre festival in Sudan.

The 5 day festival was held in Rama Park in Khartoum and featured a selection of top international acts.The festival was a great success and future festivals in Khartoum and Addis Ababa are in the planning stages for 2017

CapeTown Buskers Festival

CapeTown / 2016

Dolphin Creative is proud to have been invited to partner the first Cape Town Buskers festival with Cape Town Fringe Festival in partnership with the V&A Waterfront.

The inaugural festival ran for 3 days with local and international artists. The success of the festival has resulted in a long term strategy plan to grow and develop the project in partnership with Cape Town Fringe Festival for 2017 and beyond.

SuperStars of Street: India Tour 2016

Delhi & Chennai / 2016

SuperStars of Street was created by Dolphin Creative in 2016 to bring together the best street theatre artists from around the world and combine into a touring festival performing in cities around India.

The debut tour was an outstanding success with 3 more similar tours planned for 2017

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Bubbles and Balloons

Various Cities/2011 to present

A festival curated for the young families, Bubbles and Balloons is a successful format that has been produced for numerous clients in the last 6 years.

The structure of the event includes the cornerstones for success: Huge balloon sculpture for decor, Bubble shows, Balloon workshops, Bubble and Balloon play areas, Walkabout characters, and free gifts for all the children. The event is hugely popular and has delivered big audiences and strong PR coverage.

Al Qasba Street Festival

Sharjah / 2013

10 day Street Festival at Al Qasba, Sharjah.

“We are very pleased with the quality of service your company provides. We sincerely appreciate your responsiveness and the way you conduct business. We have recommended your company to others because of our satisfaction with your service. We look forward to doing business with you for years to come.”

Khuloud Salim Al Junaibi; Head Of Events Units, Al Qasba, Sharjah

Emaar Family Theatre Festival

Dubai / 2013

Dolphin Creative devised a new festival format to engage children for an edutainment themed festival. The 10 Day Storytelling festival brought together different internationally renowned storytellers from different continents to retell classic native stories to groups of children.

Story sessions were devised for different ages and were staged outdoors, and indoors in small intimate Tipi tents for 30 children at a time.

“The management of Dubai Marina Mall has been working with Dolphin Creative since January 2011. We are pleased to say that they have always provided creative, original concepts that ensure our mall’s events are in a different category to the usual mall entertainment. All the events are entertaining, interesting, unique and always very well received.”

Bronwyn Redding-Jones: Senior Marketing Manager, Emaar Malls Group

Georgetown Festival

Penang / 2016

In 2016 the first street theatre program was added to the international mix of curated events as part of the Georgetown Festival. A long weekend in August saw shows performed in multiple locations across the city in one of Malaysia’s iconic festivals.

Muscat Festival

Muscat / 2013 to present

As part of the annual Muscat Festival, Dolphin Creative staged 15 days of top flight international street theatre featuring a wide variety of acts in 2 performance spaces at Naseem Park.

“Your participation in the Muscat Festival certainly gave added value; It enriched our activities with an entertaining flavour. We look forward to your innovative touch year after year.”

Mr. Nasir Bin Abdullah Al Ghilani; The head Committee of Naseem Public Garden Events for Muscat Festival

EidFest

Abu Dhabi / 2014

To celebrate Eid Al Adha Dolphin Creative worked with the Abu Dhabi Tourism authority to produce and deliver a 3 day festival project involving 10 separate venues and 30 different shows.

Shows were rotated around all the venues each day ensuring that each venue hosted a 3 different shows each day.

Global Village

Dubai / 2014, 2015 & 2016

Dolphin Creative has partnered with the Middle East’s longest running major theme park for 3 years to produce a 10 day international street theatre festival staged at various locations around the park.

Marina Bay Sands

Singapore / 2016

Dolphin Creative worked with our international team to create a selection of Christmas inspired walkabout characters to help entertain visitors for the three weeks leading up to Christmas.

Storytelling Festival

Dubai / 2014

Dolphin Creative devised a new festival format to engage children for an edutainment themed festival. The 10 Day Storytelling festival brought together different internationally renowned storytellers from different continents to retell classic native stories to groups of children. Story sessions were devised for different ages and were staged outdoors, and indoors in small intimate Tipi tents for 30 children at a time.

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