A DJ spinning playing live at a day time gig
A group of people enjoying a live music show. The audience raises their hands and takes photos of the performance.
ATET venue with large disco ball hanging from the ceiling. Crowds gather around, dance, sing, drink and enjoy the vibe of the live entertainment.
The multi talented musician, George
64,000 Surreal events a year and counting

Manage your live
entertainment brilliantly

With Surreal, streamline bookings, collaborate with entertainers, promote events, and manage payments effortlessly.

Some of our great venues

Operate at your backstage best

Whether championing a venue or spearheading an agency, Surreal's event management system is designed to save you time innovate your operations.


One centralised place
for your entertainer bookings

Invite, send offers, and book your entertainers all in one central place. Empower your team to plan consistent entertainment that your customers will love, stay organised, and even get a look ahead.


Hassle-free, automated promotion tools

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Market every single one of your events to its full potential. Never miss an opportunity.

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Automatically promote to customers on your website and in-venue with live event guides.

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Auto-generate SEO optimised event pages to rank on Google.


Streamline your payments, no more chasing invoices

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Consolidate entertainer payments into a single invoice.

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Ensure invoice accuracy by amending post-gig details.

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Never set up an entertainer as a new supplier again.

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Keep entertainers informed with real-time payment updates.

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All financial records centralised and accessible in Surreal.


Make data-driven decisions for your live entertainment

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Bring your entertainment data from spreadsheets, WhatsApp chats and agencies into one centralised system.

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Use this data to import into CRMs to automate marketing.

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Export your entertainment data to integrate with your BI systems.

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Bring your entertainment into the digital age and into your tech stack.

Surreal has been trusted for over five years to book live entertainment across the globe.

Gigs booked every year
Paid to entertainers yearly
338 Hours
Ave. time saved per GM, per year.*
Increase in entertainment promoted
across all channels
Statistics drawn from a study including more than
230 venues over a one-year period.

What our customers are saying

"We are really excited to be partnering with Surreal to bring all of our entertainment scheduling and invoicing into one place.

The flexibility and simplicity of Surreal adds another level to our business allowing our team greater visibility of bookings and a streamlining of our payment processes ensuring more robust programming and saving valuable time for both the events teams and the artists. "

Ben McLauglin

COO of Boxpark

"If we can describe Surreal in a few shorts words it would be: a time-saving godsend. The Surreal team has streamlined the whole booking and invoicing process to a fine art.

We cannot recommend Surreal highly enough. It will positively change the way you approach your bookings."

Walter Juan

Music Director, ATET

Picture of Caroline Louise Hesford who is a Dj from London
“The platform just makes it so easy to track all your payments as an artist. Brilliant platform - it would be great if all venues were on it; would make it so much easier for everyone, seriously."

Caroline Hesford

DJ, London

“Surreal is a brilliant app for musicians. It is easy to sign up and easy to use. All my experiences with Surreal have been professional and enjoyable. I urge any and every musician to sign up to Surreal and see if it is right for you. I’m sure it will be!”

James Franklin

Solo, Melbourne

Transform your venue's

live entertainment today

“I genuinely love the product. It saves me so much time and it is so simple to use.” Dean. GM, North London Tavern