Medieval World, solely managed by Maverick Management (maverickmanagement.co.uk) and featured exclusively on web site Showbizworks, has been chosen to provide the daily, spectacular jousting shows this season at one of the UK's leading tourist attractions, Tussauds owned Warwick Castle. The production, which will run from 23 July until 3 September 2006 inclusive, is written and directed by jousting expert Richard Timson, who has produced jousting tournaments and horse shows at international level, from America to South Africa. Members of the team have appeared in countless films and television series and are renowned as one of the leading horse show producers in the world. Search artist section to see footage of Warwick Castle's TV advertisement and additional film of the horsemen and women in action.
Martin Blore, director of Maverick Management said: “Warwick Castle is the UK’s most prestigious attraction for jousting and we have worked closely with the team there to create a show that is relevant and visually spectacular. We look forward to playing our part in providing guests with an unforgettable visitor experience.”
Warwick Castle attracts 800,000 visitors annually and is home to one of only five licensed jousting arenas in England.
Trevor Broome, Warwick Castle’s entertainment manager said: “We met several different companies but were impressed with Maverick’s understanding of our industry and the show’s energy and professionalism. Having seen impressive displays of horsemanship during rehearsals, we know that this year’s show will be dynamic and extremely entertaining.”