The Team at Showcall successfully planned and produced the Dedication Events for the George W. Bush Presidential Center. The official dedication ceremony of the George W. Bush Presidential Center took place on Thursday, April 25, and featured a rare public appearance by five US Presidents, presidential families, world leaders and luminaries from the Bush Administration. The Dedication event was followed by the Lighting of Freedom Hall that evening, which highlighted Freedom Hall through a theatrical lighting and pyrotechnics show.
Showcall provided a broad variety of event production services as the overall producer, including event planning and management, design, host broadcast, web-streaming, pyrotechnics, broadcast & theatrical lighting, stage management, audio visual reinforcement, staging, scenic, perimeter security elements, media logistics support, credentialing, VIP advance and guest experience support.
Showcall, was selected by the Archdiocese of Washington D.C. to produce Pope Benedict XVI’s public Mass at the Washington Nationals baseball stadium on April 17, 2008 to over 47,000 attendees. In addition to the Mass, the two and a half day Papal visit included a meeting with President Bush at the White House, a visit to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception and visits to The Catholic University of America and the Pope John Paul II Cultural Center.
Showcall provided overall event production and planning, stage and set design and layout, host broadcast/media pool services, media logistics, audio visual production, and overall show direction of the events listed above.