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Drake Show in Toronto Ends Tour with Laser and Pyro Effects

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• August 23, 2010
TORONTO - Pyrotek Special Effects and Laser Design Productions provided pyro and full-color laser effects for rapper "Drizzy" Drake's recent show at the Molson Amphitheater during the 43rd annual Caribana Festival, a two-week celebration of Caribbean culture. Read More...

Grayson County College Equipped with Prism Projection LED Fixtures

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• August 22, 2010
DENISON, TX - StageLight supplied Grayson County College's Art and Communications Center with 10 Prism Projection RevEAL Color Wash (RevEAL CW) LED fixtures for the renovated 1,000-seat Cruce Stark Auditorium and smaller Black Box Theater, which can seat up to 150 on a seating system provided by Staging Concepts. Read More...

Manufacturers Sponsor Worship Arts Technology Summit

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• August 22, 2010
MUSKEGON, MI - The next Worship Arts Technology Summit (WATS), set for Sept. 13-15, is open to all church technicians, musicians and vocalists seeking the worship arts and technology training. The event is sponsored by Elation Lighting, Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Yamaha Corporation of America, Shure, and Media Shout. Read More...

J. R. Clancy Project Manager Earns ETCP Rigging Certification

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• August 18, 2010
SYRACUSE, NY - Bridget Cox, a contract project manager with J. R. Clancy, Inc., has passed the exam in the Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP) for Theatre Rigging. Cox is now an ETCP-certified rigging professional. Read More...

Mega Systems Announces Open House Events

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• August 18, 2010
McALLEN, AUSTIN and HOUSTON, TX - Mega Systems announced open house events at three cities in Texas on three separate dates, Aug. 30 (McAllen, Texas); Sept. 1 (Austin, Texas) and Sept. 3 (Houston). The events will run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Food and refreshments will be served, with live music to follow. Read More...

ETCP Paper and Pencil Exams Set for LDI

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• August 18, 2010
LAS VEGAS - All three ETCP examinations will be given at the October 2010 LDI show: the entertainment electrician exam (Oct. 21), the arena rigging exam (Oct. 22 am) and the theatre rigging exam (Oct. 22, pm). Read More...

San Ramon Valley Bible Church Equipped with Robe CitySource 96 Fixtures

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• August 16, 2010
SAN RAMON, CA - When Zamar Media Solutions from San Jose, California was asked to propose a new LED lighting scheme for San Ramon Valley Bible Church, they chose Robe CitySource 96 fixtures. Read More...

George Thorogood Tours with Elation Impression 120RZ Fixtures

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• August 16, 2010
APPLE VALLEY, MN - After 35 years of touring, George Thorogood is hitting the road once again, with a mix of tunes dominated by classics from the 1970s and 1980s but with a much newer lighting rig from Toucan Lighting that includes Elation Professional's new Impression 120RZ "Zoom" fixtures. Read More...

Alfred University Opts for J. R. Clancy Automated Rigging

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• August 12, 2010
ALFRED, NY - Alfred University has chosen J. R. Clancy's PowerLift automated hoists and the SceneControl 500 rigging controller for a new theatre at the university's Miller Performing Arts Center. The 498-seat proscenium theatre is slated for completion on October 15. Read More...

InLight Gobos, Beacon SSR Stage Light AB in U.S. Patent Agreement

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• August 12, 2010
DALLAS - InLight Gobos signed an agreement with Beacon SSR Stage light AB of Umea, Sweden for U.S. rights to Beacon's patent covering thin color gobos and material. Read More...

Event Tech Supports 100th Anniversary Boys Scouts Jamboree

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• August 12, 2010
FORT A.P. HILL, VA - For the Boy Scouts of America (BSA)'s 100th anniversary National Scout Jamboree, Event Tech was tasked with providing all the structures for the three shows presented over the course of one week. The event took over two years to plan. Read More...

David Milly, President of TLS, Inc., Participates in MDA Lock-Up Fundraiser

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• August 11, 2010
HUNTSVILLE, AL - The Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon, held annually since 1966, may be its best-known fundraiser, bringing in more than $60 million annually. But the Muscular Dystrophy Association stages other events for people who like to bowl, golf, walk - and others who don't mind getting handcuffed and hauled off to "jail" for a good cause. Read More...

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