About Us


the agency excellent entertainment ltd is a multi-faceted, leading provider of entertainment and productions in the cruise line industry, representing some of the world’s finest talent. Created in 1999 and based in North West London, the company has grown from strength to strength. Now with its new bright and spacious offices, the agency also has a rehearsal and audition room, complete with its recently restored 1917 baby grand piano.

Under the leadership of Marc Sorrentino, the company has a creative, personable and dynamic team with its finger on the pulse in the cruise and corporate entertainment industries. We pride ourselves on being very accessible to clients and the talented artistes we represent. Not only are we able to supply unique individual performers, but we can also produce full scale productions with our sister company Luna Rossa Productions


Marc Sorrentino

Managing Director

After a 12 year career as a performer in Theatres, Television and Cruise Ships, Marc continued his career in entertainment management before setting up the agency in 1999. He has produced shows on several cruise ships and for hotels in Japan, Greece and UK. He has provided turn-key entertainment, managing teams of up to 50 members as well as leadership personnel and staffing in many other areas, for vessels including, Silverseas, Oceania Cruises, Regent Seven Seas, Seabourn and Disney Cruise Line. He regularly auditions musicians and head hunts  potential guest act for his clients in venues and cruise ships around the world. He has excellent knowledge of the industry and Marc believes the company’s success rests on its ability to match both talent and etiquette, a winning and essential formula for success on the high seas.

Jessica Downie

Operations Director

Jessica’s graduated with a degree  in Theatre and Production with a  fuelled  passion for music and creativity. This inspired her to further  pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Live Events Management. Her driven attitude and desire to achieve within the live music sector, became evident with her role as a promoter in the events industry. She has orchestrated high profile events and initiated marketing and promotional campaigns  in the heart of London. Her other roles have included Marketing Manager; delegating and supervising a directly reporting creative team within the Live Music sector, as well as in Licensing within the Record Industry. Her keen eye and attention to detail combined with her professional, creative experience,  has granted her with the ability to seek out talented, versatile entertainers and performers  with clients, to meet their needs in a forever changing, fast moving industry.

Hughie Gavin

Media Manager

After studying Classics at University College London, Hughie shifted his focus to creative media. Since his graduation, he has striven to further his skills in web development, video and sound editing.   His work on advertising campaigns for companies such as ‘Swetty Betty’ and ‘By Hand London’ has given Hughie the experience, knowledge of current trends, and ability to challenge himself. His ability to use a variety of different media from Photoshop to Final Cut Pro, makes him a versatile graphic designer. He has a talent for combining vibrant colours to stir the senses and much of his work has an abstract, dream-like quality to it. His further talent as a song writer and musician, gives him additional ,unique insight into the entertainment industry.

We operate within MLC2006 guidelines adhering to administrative and processing protocol to candidates wishing to gain employment as crew members on a seagoing vessel.