‘Let’s Move’ Winfield House – July 2012

First Lady Michelle Obama – ‘Let’s Move’

First Lady Michelle Obama hosted a ‘Let’s Move!’ event, inviting about 1,000 children and American students in London on the eve of the London 2012 Opening Ceremony.
The event took place at the Ambassador’s residence, Winfield House. The guests had a chance to meet sporting, Olympic and Paralympic legends including David Beckham, Bart Conner, Nadia Comaneci, Teresa Edwards, Emily Hughes, Sarah Hughes, Shawn Johnson, Carl Lewis, Dikembe Mutombo, Dara Torres, members of the 2012 US Track and Field Team, and some Manchester United players.

Nickelodeon, The NBA and USA Basketball, U.S. Tennis Association, USA Field Hockey, USA Track and Field, Manchester United and Right to Play provided sports stations for kids to get into the Olympic spirit by getting active.

Live entertainment on the stage included The Wanted, the University of Florida Gator Marching Band, Mark Ronson, Katy B. and Nickelodeon’s DJ J Boogie and Jeff Sutphen, the Power Rangers and SpongeBob.

The massive event was co-sponsored by Nickelodeon and the U S State Department. Watch a video here

Music Room London supplied a D&B Sound system, lighting for stage and TV, 32 radio channels for mics and in-ear monitoring as well as 48 live sound feeds for the TV & media crews.

Posted on July 27, 2012 by
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