International News

The Brits 2010 Expands with XL Video-Supplied Visuals

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
LONDON - The 30th annual Brit Awards took place recently at Earls Court,  hosted by comedian Peter Kay and broadcast live on ITV 1. For the ninth consecutive year, XL Video provided LED screens, projection, PPU, camera system and playback content management. Read More...

Oxo by Ayrton Set to Debut at Prolight & Sound 2010

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
PARIS - Oxo by Ayrton is a new line of stage luminaries to be introduced at Prolight & Sound 2010 (Hall 9.0 B82). The line will include LED and conventional fixtures, for indoor or outdoor use. Read More...

Parklife Dance Festival Event Lit with Robe Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
MELBOURNE, Australia - The Parklife series of festivals were central to Australia's summer dance festival season recently, with tens of thousands of revellers taking part in five cities. Clifton Productions provided a variety of Robe moving lights for the Melbourne event. Read More...

“Star Wars in Concert” Lit by GLP Impressions

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
DUBLIN, Ireland - When Star Wars in Concert transfers to the O2 Arena Dublin on March 7 for the start of the European leg, the visual reinforcement for this multi-media performance will lean heavily on GLP Impressions, designed into the plot by Steve Cohen, the production's director/designer, and Seth Jackson, associate production designer/lighting director. Read More...

Clay Paky Gear Lights Dance Premier League for Indian TV

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 18, 2010
NEW DELHI, India - LD Atul Sonpal chose Clay Paky fixtures to light the set for Dance Premier League, a dance reality show produced by Cineyug for Sony Entertainment Television that was broadcast on Indian TV. Read More...

Robe Gear Helps “Strictly” Series Move from Studio to Arenas

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 17, 2010
MANCHESTER - The lighting rig supplied by Sonalyst for the current U.K. arena tour of Strictly Come Dancing Live includes more than 150 Robe moving lights, including the new ColorBeam 700E ATs. Read More...

Warm-Weather Christmas Program Controlled by LSC Clarity

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 17, 2010
BRISBANE, Australia - Christmas Carols events, held each year in Australia's major cities during the summer month of December, are generally performed on outdoor stages and attract large audiences. Read More...

D.T.S. Pixel Drop LEDs Light French Observation Tower

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 17, 2010
SAINT-ETIENNE, France - A 31-meter-high observation tower built from more than four kilometers of steel tubes linked by star-shaped joints is a visual standout for the "Cité du Design" (Centre International du Design), a new institution for communication, research and education in design. Read More...

Scene Change Crew Opts for Jands Vista I3

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 17, 2010
SYDNEY - Scene Change, an AV company that specializes in conferences and events, was in the market for a new lighting control console. Company director Vicken Hekimian opted for a Jands Vista I3 over another brand, in part because his crew, many of whom were trained on Hog consoles, felt more familiar with the Jands console. Read More...

Sister Act LD Natasha Katz Wins Whatsonstage.com Award

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 17, 2010
LONDON - Natasha Katz was named Best Lighting Designer at the annual Whatsonstage.com Awards ceremony held Feb. 14 at the Prince of Wales Theatre for her design for Sister Act, staged at the London Palladium. White Light sponsored the award. Read More...

W-DMX Adds CORE Lighting as OEM Partner

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 16, 2010
UDDEVALLA, Sweden - Wireless Solution Sweden AB named CORE Lighting of UK as the latest OEM partner to build W-DMX into their products. The technology will be installed directly at their London facility. Read More...

DBN Lights Barcelona Venues for Pharmaceutical Firm

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 16, 2010
BARCELONA, Spain - DBN Lighting travelled from their Manchester, U.K. home base to Barcelona's Palau Nacional, which houses the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC) and its ornate Salle Oval, the site of a recent gala dinner and awards ceremony hosted by a major pharmaceutical company. Read More...

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