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It's all show business.


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It's all show business.


 

We connect audiences to experiences through the power of live production.  Anticipate is a creative production agency that fuses design and technology in large-scale live events and shows. Working with pioneering creative partners, we become the Swiss Army knife to delivering a spectacular live show experience.

 
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Too much fun to call it work.


Too much fun to call it work.


 

Collaborating alongside a group of black belts in multimedia production and stagecraft wizardry, we produce shows for audiences of live television, concerts, theater, events and more.

 
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An unscripted passion.


An unscripted passion.


Chase Simonds | Producer

Anticipate is the culmination of a thirty-year theatrical fascination, love of technology and passion for creating visceral live experiences. Chase’s work has been seen around the world on some of the most-watched live events including the Oscars, Emmys, CMA Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and MTV Video Music Awards, among many other live shows and specials.

In addition to television, he also serves as a producer on world tours, theatrical shows, corporate and nonprofit events. Over a decade in to the profession of live production, Chase charges forward with the ultimate pursuit of helping craft the world's most celebrated live experiences.


James

James Merryman | Producer & Live Director

In his relatively young career, James Merryman has already worked with the best in the world. Artists, world leaders, directors, producers and brands have counted on James for excellence.

James has directed shows and events for Tesla, Victoria’s Secret, Xbox, Samsung, the UN and UNICEF. Most recently, he captured Shakira’s El Dorado World Tour, live in Los Angeles.

With the vision of a director and the mindset of a producer, James sees the full picture. Whether its single-cam or multi-cam, branded content or live television, he believes that the best way to excite an audience is through story and emotion.

It’s where his fresh perspective and unbridled creativity meet his education and experience that sets James apart.

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Let's create spectacle.


Let's create spectacle.


 

We partner with just about anyone sharing a good attitude and burning desire to craft unforgettable live experiences. So how can we work with you?

Services

  • Live Show Production & Creative Direction
  • Live Video Direction & Multimedia Content Design
  • Theatrical Technology Design & Integration
  • Lighting & Staging Design Consulting
  • Large-scale Event Budgeting & Bidding
  • Vendor Selection & Management
  • Technical Design & Direction
  • Multicamera Video Systems & Coverage
  • HD & UHD Satellite Broadcasting & Streaming
  • Keeping a smile on everyone's face

 

Thoughts, questions? Give us a shout!