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Tackling the Challenge of Building a Stadium on the Beach

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• April 12, 2010
MIAMI - For the 2010 Super Bowl Week festivities on South Beach, Florida, Direct TV hosted the 4th Annual Celebrity Beach Bowl, and Light Action Productions, with support from sister companies Applied Electronics and Staging Dimensions, tackled the challenge of building a stadium on the beach. Read More...

LRLR, ESTA Foundation Raise $6,677 at USITT for Behind the Scenes

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• April 8, 2010
KANSAS CITY, MO - The Long Reach Long Riders and The ESTA Foundation raised $6,677 to benefit the Behind the Scenes program through raffle ticket sales during the three-day USITT conference - more than $1,500 above last year's total. Read More...

Chaos Visual Supports Alicia Keys’ “Freedom” Tour

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• April 8, 2010
LOS ANGELES - Chaos Visual Productions is on the road with Alicia Keys' 2010 Freedom tour, which is promoting her 2009 album release, The Element of Freedom with tour stops in North America and Europe this spring. Read More...

iRigging App Gets First Update

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• April 8, 2010
SYRACUSE, NY-J. R. Clancy has updated its iRigging app-the Apple iPhone/iPod Touch app for rigging installers and operators. Users can now download a free app update. Read More...

Roscolux #359 Benefits Behind the Scenes

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• April 8, 2010
KANSAS CITY, MO- On the show floor at USITT Mark Engel, president of Rosco Laboratories, presented the ESTA Foundation with a check for $2,252, the second annual royalty payment to Behind the Scenes from a portion of the sales of the color Roscolux 359 Medium Violet. Read More...

Wybron Mobile Showroom Update

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• April 8, 2010
SANTA CLARA, CA - The week of April 12, the Wybron Mobile Showroom begins its seventh leg, visiting the Musson Theatrical Warehouse, (Santa Clara, Calif., April 12), Holzmueller Productions (San Francisco, April 13), Oregon Shakespeare Festival (Ashland, Ore., April 14) and Hollywood Lighting (Portland, Ore., April 15). Read More...

Ross Ashton Launches The Projection Studio, Formerly E/T/C UK

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• April 6, 2010
LONDON - Projection artist and designer Ross Ashton launches his new creative venture - The Projection Studio - which will be dedicated to the specialist art of large format video and PIGI projection. Read More...

FSU to Preserve JR Clancy Rigging Archives

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• April 6, 2010
TALLAHASSEE, FL - Interested in the evolution of rigging over the last 100 years? Florida State University (FSU) now has a repository for about15,000 project and product drawings from the last century, produced by engineers at J. R. Clancy, Inc. Read More...

GoVision Video Wall Loomed Large for NCAA Men’s Final Four

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• April 6, 2010
INDIANAPOLIS - For the second year in a row, an octagonal LED video wall was been suspended above the court for the NCAA Men's Final Four. Fans attending the 2010 NCAA Division 1 Men's Basketball Championships, which culminated in the final Duke/Butler matchup and a victory for Duke on April 5, had a HD view from any seat in Lucas Oil Stadium. Fans watching at home were also able to see the giant screens. Read More...

HME Acquires Clear-Com Communication Systems

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• April 3, 2010
POWAY, CA - HM Electronics Inc. (HME), a manufacturer of digital wireless intercom products, agreed to acquire Clear-Com Communication Systems, a business unit of The Vitec Group plc. Clear-Com will continue operation as a wholly-owned subsidiary of HME. Read More...

Blackout Design Adds Visual Edge to Quaint Quebec

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• March 31, 2010
QUEBEC CITY - The Red Bull Crashed Ice competition shook up the quaint environs of Quebec, drawing some 120,000 spectators to watch hockey-helmeted daredevils try to stay on their blades as they careened around 550 meters of icy track set amid the city's French Canadian architecture. Read More...

JR Clancy Project Manager Earns ETCP Certification

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• March 29, 2010
SYRACUSE, NY - Geoff Stock, a dealer project manager with J. R. Clancy, Inc., has passed the exam in the Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP) for Theatre Rigging. Stock is now an ETCP-certified rigging professional. Read More...

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