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Global Achievment: Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency Wins The 2017 Innovation & Excellence Award for Best in Event Entertainment

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Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency Wins The Innovation & Excellence Award

Best Event EntertainmentMark Sonder, MM, CSEP and President of Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency has just announced that his award-winning agency can add one more award on its shelves, winning The Innovation & Excellence Award for Best in Event Entertainment 2017.  This was awarded in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

From the development and incorporation of cutting edge technology to the creation of forward thinking strategies, the Innovation & Excellence Awards honour and celebrate those businesses and firms who are creating a brighter tomorrow. The Innovation & Excellence Awards give recognition to businesses that are transforming their respective industries and the standard-bearers of excellence by continually setting industry trends as well as showing significant advances in terms of innovation and improvement. Last year’s winners include: Uber, Riot Games, Google, Microsoft and Airbnb.

Over the past calendar year the award committee has invited over 100,000 professionals working across the various corporate industries, the general public and their subscriber base to nominate associations, companies and individuals based on their achievements and strengths. Additionally Corporate Livewire’s extensive research team has put forward a selection of individuals who have excelled within their sector.

“This year saw an unprecedented number of nominations, providing strong competition in every category and the judging panel had the unenviable task of selecting those firms and professionals most worthy of an award,” stated Corporate LiveWire’s Award Chairperson.

All winners of the 2017 Corporate LiveWire Awards are subject to the same rigorous assessment criteria, carried out by our experienced in-house professionals. This ensures that only the most deserving teams, practices and individuals walk away with one of these prestigious accolades.

So, if you wish to work with the Best when you are engaging musicians, bands, DJ’s and/or headline entertainment and want a world-class entertainment event, you’re invited to call on Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency!

About Mark Sonder and Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency:

Best Event Entertainment bands, DJs, celebritiesAs an award winning event entertainment producer, booking agency and talent buyer, the 31 year young privately owned firm Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency has provided musicians, headline entertainment, celebrity DJs, onsite entertainment staff and production services to leading facilities, conventions, clubs, concerts, casinos and special events worldwide.

Contact: +1-540-636-1640

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Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency means Action or shall we say Ak-Chin

Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency means Action or shall we say Ak-Chin

The Drifters Live and in Concert at this Harrah’s-Caesars Arizona Casino Resort

The Drifters 540-636-1640Let The Drifters transport you from, “Under The Boardwalk,” to “On Broadway,” to “Up on the Roof.”  Mark Sonder, MM, CSEP and Chief Entertainment Officer at the 30 year old award winning entertainment agency, Mark Sonder Productions Inc., is proud to announce that his company has acquired The Drifters for a concert at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Resort at The Lounge on Saturday, September 12th at 8pm.

“The Drifters tunes represent the true American Songbook, great for meetings, conventions and all types of events,” stated Mr. Sonder in an interview on this booking.

The below are the tunes you can look forward to being performed with their patented choreography:

– On Broadway
– There Goes My Baby
– Dance With Me
– This Magic Moment
– Under The Boardwalk
– Some Kind of Wonderful
– Up On The Roof
– Stand By Me
– Please Stay
– Saturday Night At The Movies
– Spanish Harlem
– Sweets For My Sweet
– Save The Last Dance for Me
– I Count The Tears

From established to upcoming, from country, rock and pop to R&B to world music Mark Sonder Productions books them all, all over the country and abroad.

Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency Logo 540-636-1640About Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency:

Created in 1985 to fill a growing need for music, entertainment, speakers, headline entertainers and supportive production in corporate and association meetings, conventions and special events plus facilities, clubs, casinos and concerts, the company in its 30 years, has worked in the US, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, South America, Europe and Southeast Asia.

Contact: +1-540-636-1640 or msonder(at)marksonderproductions(dot)com.

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The Drifters, Live and In Concert

The Drifters, Live and In Concert 

A 30ieth Year Anniversary Special from Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency

Mark Sonder, Booking Agent and Talent Buyer for The 500 seat Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club as well as the Chief Entertainment Officer of the 3 Decade Strong award winning nationwide booking agency Mark Sonder Productions, presents, The Drifters, Live and In Concert, this Wednesday March 18 at The Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club. Click here to purchase tickets today! http://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.event&eventid=9A461088-B138-A3CA-B42DDD153F0820DD

The Drifters 540-636-1640The Drifters bring their concert tour to The Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club in Bethesda, MD this Wednesday, one show at 7:30pm. Click HERE for tickets.

You already know all of their Top 10 Tunes:
– Under The Boardwalk
– On Broadway
– Stand By Me
– This Magic Moment
– Up on the Roof
– and many, many more

Their show is an amazing look back through rock and roll history as only they can do as The Drifters they were inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1988.

This show is a chance for everyone to relive the glory days of rock and roll with a great 
group of guys. You’ll walk out of the theatre exhilarated, excited and wanting more.

Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency 540-636-1640This is the first of many scheduled special musical presentations set up by Mark Sonder Productions at this wonderful supper club.  Other shows you see later this season will be: JoDee Messina, Leon Russell, Lee Greenwood, Mary Wilson of the Supremes, Crystal Gayle, Rare Earth, The Hit Men, Leon Russell and many more during the company’s 30ieth year celebration.


Tickets for The Drifters in concert are on sale now at the Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club box office. Call (240) 330-4500 or go to http://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.event&eventid=9A461088-B138-A3CA-B42DDD153F0820DD before they sell out.

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The Temptations Revue: A Tribute featuring Nate Evans with Linwood Peel’s Stars from The Drifters LIVE in Concert for Your Events

The Temptations Revue: A Tribute featuring Nate Evans with Linwood Peel’s Stars from The Drifters Show for Your Events

Just in time for Summer, together on one stage at last!  Choose one, the other or both to appear at your event.



NateEvansNot since The Doobie Brothers Teamed up with Chicago has a Notable Double Bill Been Conceived.

The Temps hits include Motown greats: “The Way You Do The Things You Do,” “My Girl,” “I Wish It Would Rain,” “Since I Lost My Baby,” “You’re My Everything,” “I’m Gonna Make You Love Me,” “Get Ready,” “Ain’t Too Proud To Beg,” “(I Know) I’m Losing You,” “Psychedelic Shack,” “Runaway Child, Running Wild,” “Ball Of Confusion,” “I Can’t Get Next To You,” “Masterpiece” and “Just My Imagination.”

The Drifters Million Sellers:  – Stand by Me – There Goes My Baby – This Magic Moment – Save the Last Dance For Me – Up On the Roof – On Broadway – Under the Boardwalk – Dance With Me – I Count the Tears.

Both groups are backed up by a 8-piece orchestra. Never before has this offer been made to have Linwood Peel’s Stars from The Drifters open for The Temptations Revue: A Tribute feat. Nate Evans.

LinwoodTributeAccording to Wikipedia, “Ruffin, Kendrick & Edwards The most well known [Temptations] splinter was “Ruffin, Kendrick(s) & Edwards: Former Leads of the Temptations”, which featured the three former Temptations and three other members, David Sea, who’d been a consideration to replace Edwards in 1984, Nate Evans, a former member of The Impressions, and a female vocalist.”

2013 is The Diamond Anniversary of The Drifters. They are regarded as one of early Rock and Roll’s super groups and charted with megahits like “Under the Boardwalk,” “On Broadway,” “Stand By Me,” “Up On The Roof,” and “This Magic Moment.” Rolling Stone Magazine ranks the Drifters number 81 on their 100 greatest artists of all time.  The Drifters have been inducted into both The Rock and Roll and the Vocal Group Halls of Fame and over the years have been fronted by memorable singers such as Clyde McPhatter, Ben E. King and Bill Pinkney.  Linwood Peel and his group are regarded as the nation’s #1 tribute to The Drifters.

Websites: The Temptations Revue: A Tribute feat. Nate Evans www.marksonderproductions.com/temptationstribute or www.facebook.com/temptationstribute

Linwood Peel’s Stars from The Drifters www.marksonderproductions.com/lpsdrifters or http://drifterstribute.com or http://facebook.com/lpsdrifters

Videos: The Temptations Revue: A Tribute feat. Nate Evans http://youtu.be/kjWplPvjIvI

Linwood Peel’s Stars from The Drifters http://youtu.be/ui5KWK4JnPg

To book this great double-bill: Call today +1-540-636-1640

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