The Oscars aren’t just Hollywood’s biggest night, it’s one of the biggest nights for the events industry, too.
After all, the ceremony is about so much more than who won what or who wore it better. It’s about a communal experience. It’s about connecting an audience to a world of glitz and glamor that’s so much different than our own. And it’s all brought to life via stunning event creative and production.
The beautiful staging. The powerful lighting. The subtle yet purposeful ways a theme is pulled through the entire experience. (And, this year is probably the first time in history where millions of people were talking about the audience’s seating arrangement!)
With that in mind, here’s what some of our experts had to say about the creative execution of the 95th annual Academy Awards.