WE CHALLENGE PERFORMANCE CREATIVITY.

WE PUSH ENTERTAINMENT BOUNDARIES OF WHAT MANY THINK IMPOSSIBLE.

WE CREATE EMOTIONAL & IMPACTFUL EXPERIENCES BY USING ONLY BEST CREATIVE PRACTITIONERS IN THE INDUSTRY.

WE BUILD UNIQUE & EVERLASTING ENTERTAINMENT.

DOUG KAMO
Managing Director
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With 30 years in the performance and entertainment industry Dunedin-based Doug is one of the busiest producers, directors and entertainment practitioners in the country having amassed an impressive array of television, concert, corporate and musical theatre credits.

 

As a producer and director, he has been responsible for over 60 national and international musical theatre productions including The Highlights (Dunedin), WICKED (Dunedin & Invercargill), Priscilla, Queen of the Dessert – The Musical (Dunedin), Mary Poppins (Dunedin), Grease the Arena Spectacular Live (Dunedin & Invercargill), Mamma Mia (Dunedin & Queenstown)  The Rocky Horror Show (Queenstown), Les Misérables (Dunedin & Queenstown), The Producers (Dunedin), The Addams Family (Oamaru), The Buddy Holly Story(Dunedin), JC Superstar (Dunedin), Hot Shoe Shuffle (Christchurch), Cabaret (Dunedin), Chess (Queenstown), Me & My Girl (Nelson), 42nd Street (Christchurch) and A Chorus Line (Christchurch). He toured New Zealand & Asia in the international casts of Winnie the Pooh, Noddy, The Flintstones, Chicago & Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

 

Television credits include regular guest appearances on Xena Warrior Princess, Street Legal, Shortland Street, The Pretender and Passion in Paradise. As a television host he fronted the high-profile weekly draw of Lotto for 2 ½ years as well as The Lounge, 3 seasons of Destination New Zealand, the award-winning reality game show - The Vodafone V24 Challenge and the Living Channels travel show ‘Hit the Road’.

 

He was Producer & Artistic Director of the community opening of the Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin (‘Otago Daily Times - Big Night In’) which drew an estimated audience of 23,000 and one of the founders of the Queenstown Shotover Jet Remarkable Christmas - Stadium Spectacular. He was the founder of the Otago Southland Theatre Awards (OSTA’s) an event acknowledging excellence and talent within the Otago/Southland theatre community.

 

With an envious reputation within the lower South Island as a market leader for corporate entertainment, tours, concerts and theatrical experiences, his company DKCM Ltd now provides live entertainment and event & production solutions for upwards of 100 corporate and ticketed events nationally each year.

Established in Auckland in 1997 (previously known as OMAK Productions), DKCM is a boutique Dunedin based company packed with creative practitioners: artistic directors, choreographers, writers, lighting designers, sound engineers, technical specialists and entertainers.

 

We bring a wealth of industry knowledge and experience across multiple entertainment disciplines including:

 

  • Artist engagement and management

  • Creative concept development & execution

  • Artistic direction

  • Marketing and PR management

  • Sponsorship procurement

  • Technical advice and expertise

  • Operations and logistic management

  • Finance and project administration services

  • Fire & light shows

  • Theatrical productions (touring and regional)

  • Lighting, sound, and multimedia design and delivery

  • Communications & web design

  • Closed circuit and broadcast television

  • Power, special effects, flying, rigging, show control and all production elements

  • Design and fabrication of costumes and props, graphics and scenic art

  • All aspects of construction, including fire and safety requirements

DKCM's REPUTATION HAS BEEN BUILT ON THE TRUST INSTILLED IN US BY OUR CLIENTS. WE LISTEN, ADD OUR CREATIVE FLAIR AND EXPERTISE AND THEN USE OUR EXCEPTIONALLY HIGH DELIVERY STANDARDS TO EXCEED OUR CLIENTS EXPECTATIONS.