Our Top 10 Acts: Germany
Here at Scarlett Entertainment, our international team is constantly spotting the best emerging talent and developing relationships with established acts all over the world. This pool of talent couldn’t be more diverse than in one of our most exciting markets: Germany.
From traditional Bavarian performers and saucy cabaret acts to high-tech humanoids and spectacular multimedia shows, we spoke to our experienced Senior Account Manager for Germany, Iwan Kuchenberg, to get the low down on the best entertainment to hire across Munich, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt, and Hamburg.
Read on to discover our top 10 acts in Germany!
Bavaria’s capital and one of the most affluent cities in Europe, Munich’s traditional and modern influences sit side by side. Celebrate Bavaria’s iconic culture of beer halls, oompah bands, and lederhosen, or embrace Munich’s edgy art scene with spectacular stage shows and musicians that will keep you dancing ‘til dawn. Or why not combine both worlds with a lederhosen breakdancing show!?
“Munich is becoming a more and more popular destination for conferences and big corporate events. While the entertainment there can be focused on the traditional Bavarian side of things (Lederhosen and Ooompah Bands, basically) there's so much new talent emerging, all with the very distinctive Munich-touch: extremely stylish and outgoing!” - Iwan
Featuring an enigmatic boogie-woogie pianist backed up by a drummer and double bass player, this boogie trio has a small and versatile set up that can accommodate a variety of venues.
Fantastic for: Corporate parties, private celebrations, weddings and more! Their infectious energy will ensure no one sits still.
Taking audiences into an enchanting world with mesmerizing acrobatics, music, and singing, this is an aerial performance to behold. One of the best aerial and music shows in Munich, our multi-talented group has received countless awards and citations.
Fantastic for: Impressing guests at corporate events, gala dinners and prestigious dinners with a spectacle of high production entertainment.
Mesmerising aerial shows and swinging boogie-woogie musicians are among our top 10 acts in Germany
One of Europe's big start-up capitals, Berlin is a hotbed for innovation and cultural experimentation as well as being home to a wealth of businesses and trade shows. Think innovative stage shows that combine techniques and cutting edge technology spanning robots, video mapping, and virtual reality.
Iwan tells us that Berlin is the European capital of Tango! Who knew? Taking inspiration from the passion, drama and furious footwork of tango along with flamenco and other dance styles, this show uses highly effective video mapping to take audiences deep into a mysterious and artistic journey through the five senses.
Fantastic for: Wow-factor performances for discerning guests’ after dinner entertainment.
Accompanied by a beautiful sound cloud of ambient electronica, our contemporary humanoid act floats through a venue constantly switching direction and dynamics from high-speed to slow-motion. Even up close, audiences wonder ‘human or machine?’ as they interact with these strange and graceful humanoids.
Read more about Iwan worked with these human robots for a product launch in Berlin!
Fantastic for: Driving footfall to trade show stands, pop-ups, and brand activations, as well as welcoming guests at gala dinners, engaging attendees of conferences, dancing in nightclubs and more!
Hire futuristic robots and multimedia stage shows for thrilling corporate entertainment in Germany
Renowned for impressive gothic architecture, stunning firework displays of Kölner Lichter in summer, and glittering Christmas markets come winter, Cologne sits on the Rhine River in western Germany. Playing host to a range of corporate events and parties, as well as private celebrations and weddings, Cologne’s local acts are as artistic as their city's reputation.
“Cologne is a vibrant City, known in Germany as being 'TV city' (hosting the RTL channel and others) and most importantly, the country's most prevalent carnival scene taking place in early spring, but with events throughout the year. A young and hip place, guests can expect anything from the quirky to the classic in Cologne!” - Iwan
Germany’s first professional tricking show performance team, our martial arts dancers perform high-impact choreography packed with astonishing stunts.
Fantastic for: Customising to suit any theme, tailoring with branding, and delivering high-octane performances to wow audiences of all ages.
Breathing new life into the humble caricature, our digital artist rapidly sketches on an iPad to create contemporary portraits that reflect a guest’s likeness. Stylised and unique, guests walk away with personalized modern art!
Fantastic for: Just as fun for weddings as it is for corporate occasions, trade shows, and technology industry events, our highly talented artist’s edgy style is perfect for events looking for a cool caricaturist.
Discover the best entertainment in Germany for corporate events on our roster
A high-powered finance and business hub, Frankfurt famously hosts some of the world's most important trade fairs, attracting thousands of business travellers. A city glinting with glass, steel, and concrete skyscrapers, Frankfurt is home to slick entertainers, luxury show bands and brandable entertainment ready to make an impact with corporate audiences.
“If you think Frankfurt is only about banking and nothing else, think again! There is so much Art here, as people from all over the world have flocked to this place at the very heart of Germany. We are very happy to be able some of our best cover bands and magicians here, to spice up your event in Frankfurt! I have found this place surprising again and again, as the myth of a somewhat grey banking-center is dispelled to reveal a lively, colorful melting pot!” - Iwan
Our international magician has performed in more than 40 countries all over the world and is a critically acclaimed German champion in business magic. Add logos, incorporate products, create bespoke routines, and add special messages or names for weddings.
Fantastic for: Anything! Close up, dinner show, street magic, grand illusions and stand up, this magician can do it all and will tailor his act to your event needs.
In huge demand among corporate clients, this stunning show band has performed with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Beyonce, and Chaka Khan and more. Covering your favourite pop, soul, and R&B hits, musicians will leave the stage to mingle with your crowd for a fun and engaging live music experience.
Fantastic for: High-end weddings and luxurious corporate parties full of VIPs.
Slick corporate magicians and luxury show bands are among the best entertainment in Germany
Bursting with maritime heritage, northern port city Hamburg is awash with vibrant neighbourhoods and a flourishing music scene. Best known for its canals linking it with the North Sea and its famous harbour, celebrate its seaside culture with folk musicians or embrace the multicultural influence from a wealth of contemporary entertainment styles and skills - Circus Mother Africa’s spectacular themed shows bring a slice of Africa to German shores.
“The most Northern of Germany's main cities, Hamburg is host to strong female magicians, traditional sea-shanty singing sailors and anything in-between. I love dealing with people from Hamburg, they have a frankness and directness about them that makes the charm of this amazing city!” - Iwan
9. Hamburg Accordionist
A skilled accordionist, guitarist and harmonica player, our German artist offers fun and lively performances for events looking for authentic North German music entertainment. Guests won't be able to resist tapping their feet and singing along to well known German folk songs.
Fantastic for: Bars and music venues, special occasions, themed events, boat trips, parties, cultural incentive trips and more, our accordionist is sure to get the party started.
10. Magician Alana
The first woman to achieve the prestigious title German Champion of Magic, Alana is considered today’s female shooting star among magicians. Performing astonishing routines with jewellery and three pairs of hands, you have to see it to believe it!
Fantastic for: Charming and visually impressive after-dinner entertainment, VIP shows, variety theatres, cruise ships and more.
Embrace a multitude of cultures in Hamburg
The Best Entertainment in Germany
Full of countless entertainment options, discovering wow-factor wedding, party and corporate entertainment in Germany is a breeze with Scarlett Entertainment.
Whether you’re looking for something cutting edge and high-tech or authentically German, browse our roster of impressive Bavarian performers, luxury after-dinner entertainment, mix and mingle acts and more. Or get in touch with our team for further inspiration!
Enjoyed reading through our top 10 acts in Germany? Look out for more of our top 10 picks over the coming weeks as we celebrate a decade of Scarlett Entertainment.