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Live Forever

9 MAY 2024

Prestige Chameleon International (PCI), a leading force in theatre production and promotion, has joined forces with local UAE concert promoter, MAC Global, to bring even more live event experiences to the Middle East.

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2 NOVEMBER 2022

Sony Music Masterworks, a division of Sony Music Entertainment (SME), today announced a new majority investment in MAC Global, the award-winning, pan-regional concert promotion, talent management, events and production company based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Event Press Releases

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20 MARCH 2024

Canadian-Irish female comedy powerhouse, Katherine Ryan, has joined the jam-packed lineup of funny men and women for the 2024 edition of the Dubai Comedy Festival.

The comedy festival, set to take place from 12th to 21st April, promises to bring non-stop laughter to the heart of Dubai, with Katherine Ryan’s show opening the festival on Friday 12 April 2024.

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End Of Year Reviews

1 JANUARY 2024

MAC Global’s 2023 diverse output embraced a range of genres from across the musical spectrum; from indie pop and boybands, through rock, soul, classical, opera to drum n bass. Not to forget a bit of laughter thrown in by way of UK national treasure, Jason Manford. We programmed 30% more concerts and gigs than 2022, including 3-day festivals, one-off pop concerts, mini-regional tours and full orchestral pieces. Here’s a short stroll down memory lane.

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1 JANUARY 2023

It’s that time of year again – time to reflect on an eventful past 12 months and all that MAC Global has accomplished.

MAC Global’s year started with planning the year’s events and entering into some serious business discussions with a large firm based in New York. This set the stage for some of the major milestones achieved later in the year.

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MAC Global In The News

18 DECEMBER 2023 – Opera hits the high notes as Saudi’s latest cultural attraction

ARABIAN GULF BUSINESS INSIGHT

“Whether it’s bringing in a full symphony orchestra to accompany a film, or whether we’re doing an opera festival or a jazz festival, our job is to enable what they’re doing and bring in the talent to inspire the next generation. It’s a very big and young country. Their job is to stimulate growth in the arts and as a partner we help deliver that mission.” – Daniel Goldberg

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4 NOVEMBER 2022 – Sony unit takes stake in Gulf concert promoter

ARABIAN GULF BUSINESS INSIGHT

“We get a shot in the arm in terms of the business, and we can take the business to the next level, so we are happy about that. Everything that we have been doing in pockets across the region we want to expand. We want to do more sports, more comedy, more orchestral events across the region. The deal with Sony allows us to take that to a whole different level” – Daniel Goldberg

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21 SEPTEMBER 2023 – What’s it like being a music promoter?

TALK 100.3

MAC Global’s Daniel Goldberg was invited on to Dubai’s Talk 100.3 Drive Time Show hosted by Lachlan Kitchen to discuss MAC Global’s forthcoming shows. Dan also shared some insights in to the world of concert production and promotion in the region.

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About MAC Global
MAC Global, part of Sony Music Entertainment, is a multiple award-winning, pan-regional concert promotion, talent management, event and production company based in Dubai.

A leader in the industry that continues to make a significant contribution to the ever-evolving entertainment landscape of the region, MAC Global was founded in 2014 by Rob McIntosh and Daniel Goldberg and is responsible for some of the biggest live events, entertainment and music concerts that have taken place in the Middle East.

Over the past decade, the company has brought some of the biggest names in entertainment to the Middle East such as Ed Sheeran, Drake, Michael Bublé, Sia, Bastille, Emeli Sandé, George Ezra, Louis Tomlinson, Lewis Capaldi and Tiësto.

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