Temporary structures for film and TV production

For over 100 years, we’ve been at the forefront of our industry, delivering temporary structures and overlay for some of the world’s most high-profile events. 

But we’re not just event specialists, our products and services are a perfect fit for film and TV, with turnkey production solutions for location shoots as well as backstage and studio facilities.

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Bespoke temporary structures
Bespoke temporary seating

Whether you need temporary structures to support location shooting, or to provide extra studio space, we can help. 

Our creative solutions can provide everything from production, editing and casting suites, offices, backstage areas including wardrobe, hair and makeup space, bathrooms and canteens, through to hospitality areas, workspaces and secure storage facilities.

And because we treat every project individually,  our solutions are entirely bespoke.

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Temporary kitchen area HNA Open De France, supplied by GL events UK
Temporary event  village, Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Supplied by GL events UK
Temporary camera platform supplied by GL events UK

Our modular temporary seating is quick to install and remove and is available in standard or bespoke configurations that offer the ideal seating solution.  Whether you need to hire seating for the day, or for a few weeks, our team of experienced seating professionals can make it happen in the blink of an eye.

Our range of options include seating suitable for both indoor or outside venues, and, with locations across the UK, we can deliver whatever you need, wherever you need it. 

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Temporary audience seating, The Greatest Dancer. Supplied by GL events UK
Temporary theatre, Hay Festival. Seating and structures supplied by GL events UK
Temporary tiered seating grandstand at Gawsworth, provided by GL events UK

Temporary structures - without any drama

With a client base that includes Pinewood Studios, ITV and the BBC, our project teams have specialist experience in the challenges of TV and film production and can scope a cost-effective and rapid solution to meet your needs.

We have depots across the length and breadth of the UK, meaning we can offer a fast and efficient service wherever your location. Our experienced team provide expertise in everything from structures, generators and lighting towers, heating & chilling, right through to trackway, toilets and catering.

Our portfolio is wide-ranging, so we can supply whatever you need, whether it’s a single marquee or an entire production village.

Get in touch to see how we can help with your next film or TV project.

Our products

Whether you are looking for a single product, or multiple elements which work together, we can provide a wide range of infrastructure options to turn your vision into reality and provide the perfect backdrop to your event.

Stage and seating at Orchard West temporary theatre, provided by GL events UK

Stages and seating

Temporary theatre at West Green, Structures, seating and staging provided by GL events UK


Temporary camera platform supplied by GL events UK

Camera platforms

Temporary power solution supplied by GL events UK


Additional solutions for Film, TV and temporary theatre

Whatever the scale, scope or location of your project, we can provide all the extra options and extras to deliver exactly what you need. 

From flooring and walkways, through to camera towers and temporary power, we can provide complete solutions for you - wherever you need them. 

  • Accessibility
  • Branding
  • Audio Visual & Power
  • Fencing
  • Flooring
  • Stages and seating
  • HVAC
  • Lighting
  • Temporary power
  • Toilets
  • Walkways & Entrances
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"GL events has been incredible. Their hands on approach and continued support, plus the fact that they understand theater - what we do, what we're trying to achieve and what Trafalgar Group are all about - made the project run much more smoothly than if someone else had been used for the project."

Tal Rosen

Theatre Director, Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Interested in a temporary structure for your next production?

Whatever your brief, you can trust GL events UK to deliver a tailor-made solution that will enable your creative vision, leaving you safe in the knowledge that your production space is perfectly fit for purpose.