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HSL Has a Riot with Prodigy

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 10, 2018
There are a few givens with a Prodigy show! The first is that they are arguably one of the best live acts on the planet, and 27 years after they first exploded onto the big-beat electronic scene, chaos, anarchy and a riot of sound and light are still all vital to the mission of getting the energy, buzz and attitude of the music right out there to all the fighters in the room! Read More...

CHAUVET Professional Pumps Up Podium Victorie in Holland

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 10, 2018
As part of their recent move to expand Podium Victorie’s audience capacity, the owners of the cult Dutch club recently decided to move to an all-new inner city location. To make the move complete, the venue’s owners wanted to install a state-of-the-art lighting rig to provide visiting bands with the most modern powerful high-energy support. Read More...

Gorillaz ‘Got the Power’ with Mythos2 on Humanz World Tour

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 10, 2018
WORLDWIDE – British ‘virtual band’ Gorillaz have headed out on their much anticipated worldwide Humanz tour with a bigger than ever light and video experience. Delivering the tour’s sophisticated light show is lighting designer Matt Pitman who this year has expanded his rig to include the Claypaky Mythos2.   More details from Claypaky (www.claypaky.com): Having […] Read More...

New Lighting and Video Investment for 2CELLOS Tour

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 9, 2018
Lighting and video rental specialist Colour Sound Experiment has invested in new Robe MegaPointe moving lights, Blackmagic video control technology and new pre-rigged trusses, all of which is out on the current 2CELLOS tour playing arenas in key capital cities around Europe. Read More...

Robe Trips Light Fantastic with MegaPointes

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 9, 2018
Technical production specialists Light Fantastic Production Services have just made a large investment in the latest Robe moving light technology. The order includes Robe’s brand new MegaPointe and LEDBeam 150 moving light fixtures plus a selection of Pointes, Robin 600 LED washes and DL4X Spots in a custom white bodied finish. Read More...

Anolis Ambiane Fixtures Go Public at TivoliVredenburg Utrecht

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 8, 2018
The TivoliVredenburg in central Utrecht, The Netherlands, features seven different music performance spaces and is in the process of having its house and public area lighting upgraded with Anolis Ambiane RGBW LED luminaires. With around 300 fixtures installed so far, approximately 650 Ambianes will be in place when the project is completed. Read More...

Intelligent Lighting Services Choose MDG for Legally Blonde – The Musical

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 8, 2018
Legally Blonde – The Musical opened in December to fabulous reviews in Shanghai’s most prestigious Culture Square Theatre at the start of its China National tour. From China it will move to Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands Grand Theatre in May, before returning to the USA in October 2018. Produced by Big League and directed by Jeff Moss, with choreography by Grinch veteran, Bob Richard, Legally Blonde the Musical is a sparkling celebration of pop culture with appeal for all the family. Read More...

TSL Lighting to Acquire Blinding Light

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 8, 2018
TSL Lighting has today announced that it has agreed to acquire the corporate and event lighting specialist, Blinding Light. Both companies and locations will continue to operate as normal under their respective individual brands, with MD and owner of TSL, Sam Tamplin and his senior team leading both companies. Read More...

Avolites Ai goes Hyper with GaiaNova

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 8, 2018
UK - Thousands of festival-goers experienced the uniquely interactive audio-visual environment of the Samsung Hypercube as part of Samsung's S8 phone UK launch this summer. The Samsung Hypercube toured its mind-boggling '360 Infinity Selfie' Experience to Boardmasters, Bestival and Reading festivals, with Avolites' Ai media control at the heart of its complex technical infrastructure. Read More...
Prolyte's Ruud de Deugd, pictured here leading a hands-on training session, will lead the EPIC panel discussion.

Prolyte Group to Lead Discussion Panel at EPIC Conference in the Netherlands

Frank Hammel • NewsroomInternational News • January 4, 2018
GRONINGEN, The Netherlands – Prolyte Group is organizing a panel discussion at the EPIC conference (European Production & Innovation Conference), part of the Eurosonic Noorderslag (ESNS) festival and conference set for Jan. 17-20 in Groningen, the Netherlands. Chaired by Prolyte’s Ruud de Deugd, the panel also includes representatives from Stageco NL, Unlimited Productions, Gigant and Layher NL. Read More...

JS Event & Media Technology invests in PR Lighting XR 440 BWS

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 2, 2018

KASSEL, GERMANY - Kassel-based event service provider JS Event & Medientechnik recently invested in 24 x XR 440 BWS moving heads from PR Lighting, responding to the ever-increasing quality demands of events of all sizes. This was the company’s first investment in PR Lighting technology, and all fixtures were supplied by Focon Showtechnik, PR Lighting’s German distributor. Since being set up in 1999, the highly trained craftsmen at JS Event & Media Technology have been managing the technical requirements of events of all sizes, from large-scale projects to congresses and weddings.

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Robert Juliat Cyrano Performs at Dubai’s La Perle by Dragone

Nook Schoenfeld • International News • January 2, 2018

DUBAI - At the end of August an exciting event took place at Al Habtoor City in the heart of Dubai. La Perle, the spectacular new acrobatic water show from Franco Dragone, opened its doors for the first time in a purpose-built, 1300-seat, theatre designed by renowned set designer, Jean Rabasse, and executed by Khatib and Alami Architects and theatre consultants Auerbach Pollock Friedlander. Robert Juliat is proud to be a part of it, with four of its Cyrano 2500W HMI chosen as La Perle’s followspots.

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