Inflatable beanstalk on stage

ABC is preferred manufacturer of Inflatable Beanstalks!

Maeve Bradbury Fun Inflatables, Theatre and Film Inflatables

We have never made so many inflatable beanstalks! During October we made three for Jack and the Beanstalk pantomimes – one for Covent Garden, one for The Lyric in Hammersmith and one for a theatre in Newcastle on Tyne. As you can see the inflatable beanstalks are really big, varying in size from 20 feet high to nearly 40 wide! We …

Pink Floyd Pig on BBC One Show

Maeve Bradbury Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled), Theatre and Film Inflatables

Exciting News! We have been flying the Pink Floyd Pig ‘Algie’ again. Did you see us on the BBC One Show? Last year, we were asked to fly Algie from the roof of the Victoria & Albert Museum to promote the forthcoming exhibition of Pink Floyd at the V&A from May to October 2017 – see our August 2016 News . This time we …

two striped balloon inflatables

Inflatable Hot Air Balloon for Irish Eurovision Entry

Maeve Bradbury Theatre and Film Inflatables

We felt honoured to make a giant inflatable hot air balloon for the Irish entry to the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. The replica hot air balloon was the central theme in their set and really helped them make an impression. This year Eurovision was in Kiev in the Ukraine which posed some practical and logistical problems! Luckily, we often transport …

Creative Custom Inflatables – a Giant Wall and an Ice Mountain!

katebarlow Theatre and Film Inflatables

September was a busy month here at ABC Inflatables. Busy and BIG, with two huge custom inflatables for different clients. Both inflatables were incredibly imaginative and, because of their size, both demanded a lot of workshop space to build them. It was an enjoyable challenge for us to use some ABC creative magic to bring each customers’ vision to life. …

giant inflated beanstalk

Inflatable Panto Props

katebarlow Theatre and Film Inflatables

In December 2013, we were asked to create a giant 10m tall beanstalk as an inflatable panto prop for a production of Jack and the Beanstalk. We are often asked to make weird and wonderful inflatables and our workshop team relish the opportunity to get creative! We have a long history of providing custom inflatables for theatre and panto props, …

Inflatable spheres decorate BBC studio

National Lottery Awards

katebarlow Theatre and Film Inflatables

In September 2013, the BBC broadcast the National Lottery Awards, an awards ceremony hosted by John Barrowman to celebrate the work of lottery-funded projects across the UK. With a performance from rock legend Rod Stewart and numerous celebrity guests, it was a fantastic star-studded glitzy event! ABC Inflatables was delighted to be asked to help make some inflatables for the …

Dome of inflatable spheres at Coachella

Dome of ever changing light at Coachella Festival, California

katebarlow Inflatable Art, Inflatable Lights, Theatre and Film Inflatables

In April 2013, we were delighted to help create a spectacular display of light and inflatable spheres for the world-famous Coachella music festival in California. The project was the brain-child of the award-winning Spanish product designer Héctor Serrano. We collaborated with him in 2009, on a giant helium-filled inflatable for Phish Festival 8 also in California and were thrilled to …