Current productions include the multi-award winning Hairspray at London's Shaftesbury Theatre, UK tours of Disney's High School Musical and Fame, as well as Strictly Come Dancing Live! In London, Stage Entertainment UK has previously produced Disney's High School Musical, Fame, Contact, The Full Monty, Spend Spend Spend and Blue Man Group.
Projects for 2009 include the world premiere of Sister Act at the London Palladium and the UK tours of High School Musical 2 and Fame.
The company co-owns See Tickets in the UK, the country's second largest ticketing agency.
Stage Entertainment was founded by Joop van den Ende in 1998. From its Museumplein headquarters in Amsterdam the company has evolved into an important player in the international live entertainment industry. Employing over 5000 people worldwide, Stage Entertainment has bases in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, France, the UK, the United States, Russia, Belgium, Poland, Austria, Switzerland and Italy.
Stage Entertainment works with international partners to produce and tour the world's biggest musical theatre titles, as well as developing and producing its own musicals. The company is also proud of its portfolio of over 30 independently owned theatres and venues and its co-ownership of See Tickets International, Europe's second largest ticketing company, selling tickets in each territory where the company has productions or venues.
14 million people visit Stage Entertainment's shows and performance spaces each year.