Articles from the March 2019 Issue

A Warm Welcome for Josh Groban

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Mike Wharton •
  • Corporate Theater
  • March 2019
• March 6, 2019
Frost Florida Elevates the Looks for Dana-Farber Fundraiser in Palm Beach Frost Florida is a full service production house that offers lighting, video, audio, staging, soft goods and scenic solutions from its location in Deerfield Beach, in the Fort Lauderdale area. The company, founded in the 1970’s with offices in Chicago and New York, first […] Read More...

Data Distribution and Opto-Splitters

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Nook Schoenfeld •
  • Buyer's Guide
  • March 2019
• March 6, 2019
One of the most important pieces of gear in the dimmer area has always been a dependable opto-splitter for getting signal to every fixture spread over your stage, trade floor or installation. Nowadays there are several types to choose from. They range from the simple one-universe-in and four 5-pin out varieties to the Swiss army […] Read More...

Providing the “Wow” Factor

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Jim Kumorek •
  • Church Video
  • March 2019
• March 6, 2019
LED Video Wall Helps Turning Point Church Provide Impressive Sunday Services at Satellite Campus in School Gym The leadership of Turning Point Church, located in McDonough, GA, wanted to extend the reach of their ministry beyond what a church might reasonably expect to accomplish with just one campus. They set their sights on Covington, GA, […] Read More...

Billy Idol Rocks the Residency

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Jim Hutchison •
  • March 2019
  • Video Scenery
• March 6, 2019
Luz Studios Lets the LD Control the Virtual Lighting and Sets via Video at The Palms in Las Vegas If you’ve never seen Billy Idol in concert, his live performance is every bit as energetic as his video for the 1990 single “Cradle of Love.” You know the video, where Betsy Lynn George pretty much […] Read More...

Elation Rayzor 760

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Nook Schoenfeld •
  • March 2019
  • Road Tests
• March 6, 2019
The Rayzor series of light fixtures from Elation has always been a dependable, affordable range of wash fixtures. The line that started out as a simple moving par fixture now offers much more, with brighter LED cells and the addition of new technologies like Elation’s SparkLED effect. With the recent release of the Rayzor 760, […] Read More...

Becoming a Specialist

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Brad Schiller •
  • Feeding the Machines
  • March 2019
• March 6, 2019
Automated lighting programming can be a fun and lucrative career choice. There are many different job positions and genres of production that one can apply programming skills. However, there are also many lighting programmers vying for these positions, thus it can be helpful to have specialized skills. Once you have a good basis of knowledge […] Read More...

‘Becoming:’ A Redesigned Book Tour; Names in the News

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Debi Moen •
  • Designer Watch
  • March 2019
• March 6, 2019
It’s not your ordinary book tour. Former First Lady Michelle Obama has been selling out arenas since she embarked on her travels across North America to promote her new best-seller. The first leg of “Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama,” started in autumn 2018. The second leg swung into action in February with a […] Read More...

Eddie and Iggy, the Followspot Guys

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Chris Lose •
  • LD at Large
  • March 2019
• March 6, 2019
The best followspot day is the day when no one mentions the followspots at all. —Chris Lose Thank you, Eddie. The cascade of calm falls from the top. If my bosses don’t yell at me for missing any cues, my crew won’t get shouted at. If they don’t get pissed at me, they won’t yell […] Read More...

J Balvin & Alesso NYE 2019

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PLSN Staff •
  • March 2019
  • Showtime
• March 6, 2019
Lighting Co
Everlast Productions

Venue
Fontainebleau Hotel
Miami Beach, FL

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Old Dominion 2019 Tour

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PLSN Staff •
  • March 2019
  • Showtime
• March 6, 2019
Lighting Co
Morris Light & Sound

Venue
Various (Tour)

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Onething Young Adult Conference

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PLSN Staff •
  • March 2019
  • Showtime
• March 6, 2019
Lighting Co
Zebra Productions

Venue
Kansas City Convention Center
Kansas City, MO

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Knoxville Jazz Orchestra Christmas Concert

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PLSN Staff •
  • March 2019
  • Showtime
• March 6, 2019
Lighting Co
Stellar Visions and Sound

Venue
Tennessee Theatre
Knoxville, TN

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