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Red Bull X-Fighters Exhibition Tour Supported by Proel

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
TBILISI, Georgia — The central square in Georgia’s capital was one of the stops for the Red Bull X-Fighters Exhibition Tour 2009, which paired extreme sports with edgy live music performances — including some where instruments were played with power tools. Read More...

Production Services Ireland Supports Queens 2009 in Belfast

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
BELFAST, Ireland — Production Services Ireland (PSI) supplied technical and production management services and coordinated the supply of all lighting, video and sound gear needed for the 2009 Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queens 2009. Read More...

Bat For Lashes U.K. Tour Theatrically Lit by Adlib

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
LONDON — Adlib supplied lighting equipment and crew for lighting designer Ali Pike on the latest U.K. leg of the Bat For Lashes’ Two Suns 2009 world tour, which has been ongoing most of the year following the release of Natasha Khan’s second album. Read More...

SGM Extends its Presence in Europe

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 11, 2009
LEIGH-ON-SEA, U.K. — SGM has extended its presence in Europe with its SGM UK office. The company’s U.K. director of sales, Phil Price, pledged that “our commitment will focus on providing the right pre- and after-sales assistance. Read More...

MAC 250 Beam on HOW Event at Wembley Arena

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 9, 2009
LONDON — Entec Sound & Light recently purchased and used the new Martin MAC 250 Beam on a House of Worship event at Wembley Arena, the “Word at Work Conference” hosted by Christ Embassy. The religious service was held five times at Wembley Arena over three days. Read More...

Durham Cathedral Lit with Robe Fixtures for Sting Holiday Special

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 9, 2009
DURHAM, U.K. — HSL supplied over 100 Robe moving lights, including ColorWash 1200E ATs and ColorWash 2500E ATs, for a holiday TV special and DVD shoot staged by Sting in Durham Cathedral. The LD for the show was Manfred “Ollie” Olma. Read More...

In2Structures Launches SupaDome, AliDome Venues

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 9, 2009
JOHANNESBURG — In2Structures (part of the Gearhouse South Africa Group) launched two new Dome structures at the GHSA head office in Bezuidenhout Valley. Read More...

PR XL590 LEDs Light Deadlys Awards in Australia

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 9, 2009
SYDNEY — For the 15th Annual Deadlys Awards at Sydney Opera House, Coastal Lighting’s rig included four of PR Lighting’s XL590 LED moving head washlights into the stage floor, as specified by LD, Aldo Fabrizio. Read More...

5 Star Supplies Flight Cases for GDS LEDs

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 2, 2009
WISBECH, U.K. — 5 Star Cases has been chosen to supply flight cases for Global Design Solutions’ (GDS) LiteWare battery powered/Wireless DMX LED uplighters. Read More...

Phedre Production in Ancient Greek Theatre Lit by Clay Paky Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• October 31, 2009
EPIDAURUS, Greece — Proving that there is a fixture for every scenario, Clay Paky Alpha Profile 1200 fixtures were used during a National Theatre production of Phèdre at the Epidaurus theatre in Greece as part of the Athens Festival. Read More...

Gerriets Fills Tall Order for Uzbekistan Convention Center

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• October 27, 2009
TASHKENT, Uzbekistan — Gerriets provided all draperies and projection screens, the main curtain and a large custom Fence scissor track system for a new convention center here — working with only five weeks from order to delivery. Read More...

Gearhouse SA Supports MTV African Music Awards

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• October 27, 2009
NAIROBI, Kenya — The 2009 MTV African Music Awards, staged at the Kasarani Gymnasium at the Moi International Sports Centre, required some 55,000 kgs (more than 60 tons) of gear — and not just from around the block. Gearhouse South Africa, which supplied lighting, LED screens, rigging, power distribution and audio, flew it all in from South Africa. Read More...

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