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Clio Entertainment Adds Live Entertainment to its 2019 Awards Program

Clio Entertainment Adds Live Entertainment to its 2019 Awards Program

Winners Will Be Announced at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on November 21

NEW YORK—May 7, 2019 — Clio Entertainment, the original and definitive international awards program celebrating creativity in marketing the entertainment business, today announced the addition of Live Entertainment as an entry type in the 2019 awards program.

The new entry type will honor the best in marketing and advertising for ticketed events in front of live audiences–including, but not limited to: theatre, performing arts, concerts and festivals. It will also include entries promoting a live entertainment organization or venue.

 “There are few experiences as rewarding as attending a live performance– being in the audience to see a Broadway show or a symphony concert is like nothing else in the world,” said Nicole Purcell, President, Clio. “We are excited to have this new platform to honor the marketers that channel their creative energy into bringing people together to experience the magic of live entertainment.”

Live Entertainment will join Theatrical, Television/Streaming, Games and Home Entertainment as the fifth entry type to be celebrated as a part of the Clio Entertainment awards program. Entries first appearing in public between January 1, 2018 and August 31, 2019 will be eligible for submission into the Live Entertainment entry type.

Clio Entertainment is now open for entries in all categories, including the following Live Entertainment mediums:  

·       Audio/Visual

·       Audio/Visual Technique

·       Brand Identity

·       Digital/Mobile

·       Digital/Mobile & Social Media Technique

·       Experiential/Events

·       Integrated Campaign

·       Innovation

·       Key Art

·       Key Art Technique

·       Original Content

·       Out of Home

·       Public Relations

·       Partnerships & Collaborations

·       Social Media

·       Student: Live Entertainment


The Clio Entertainment Awards will take place on November 21, 2019 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. For more detailed information, deadlines and to enter work, visit www.clios.com/entertainment.

About The Clio Awards

The Clio Awards is the premier international awards competition for the creative business. Founded in 1959 to celebrate creative excellence in advertising, the Clio Awards today honors the work and talent at the forefront of the advertising, sports, fashion, music, entertainment, and health care industries. Clio recognizes the world’s most innovative work annually at Clio Sports in May, the Clio Awards in September, which includes Clio Music; at the Clio Entertainment Awards in November; and online with Clio Fashion & Beauty and Clio Health.  Noting the diverse and ever-changing creative landscape, Clio acquired and revamped global ad database Ads of the World and re-launched its content platform musebycl.io in 2018, to celebrate creativity 365 days a year.

About Clio Entertainment

Clio Entertainment, formerly The Clio Key Art Awards, is the original and definitive awards program celebrating creativity in the entertainment business. It honors an evolving industry that regularly pushes boundaries, permeates pop culture and establishes a new precedent for entertainment marketing around the globe. Established in 1971 by The Hollywood Reporter, the awards program became a Clio property in 2015 and continually evolves alongside the industry to recognize excellence in marketing, communications and emerging media across film, TV, live entertainment and gaming.   

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Sheena Bermingham

Director of Public Relations 



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