GWB Entertainment was commissioned to produce the opening of a major new theatre in Shanghai, China – The Shanghai Culture Square Theatre. Built over 6 years, this glittering, multi-million dollar venue has been developed as both a producing and receiving house specialising in Musical Theatre. The grand opening took place on September 23rd 2011.
GWB created Ultimate Broadway, a glamourous evening that will take an audience through the different eras of broadway musicals from the classic shows of the 1950’s through to the blockbusters of the 1980’s and then beyond into Broadway today. The production starred Broadway and West End stars, Lea Salonga, Eden Esponisa, Kevin Kern, Ria Jones and Brad Little, 10 ensemble members from London, around 20 talented local ensemble from Shanghai as well as a 40 piece orchestra.
Directed by Paul Warwick Griffin, choreographed by Ashley Wallen designed by Andrew Botha and conducted by Bjorn Dobbelaere the production ran for 3 weeks.