International News

John Butler Trio Tours Green with Martin MAC 301 Wash

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 9, 2010
SYDNEY - The John Butler Trio One Way Road tour, which has recently finished touring Australia, adopted a carbon-neutral stance, calculating the carbon "footprint" and emissions generated during the tour and balancing those costs with an investment in renewable energy. Read More...

Cover It Up Transforms Museum for Special Events

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 9, 2010
LONDON - Cover It Up has been appointed as a "preferred" drapes and soft goods supplier to the Natural History Museum in South Kensington. Events and functions are routinely staged in places like the museum's Central Hall, home to "Dippy," a 26-meter-long Diplodocus skeleton. Read More...

Robert Juliat Followspots Used at Theme Parks in China

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 8, 2010
SHENZHEN, China - Robert Juliat Cyrano 2500W HMI followspots are being used at two of OCT's Happy Valley theme park resorts in Shenzhen and Chengdu, China. Beijing Feng Shang Shi Ji Culture Art Co., Ltd. were the lighting installers for the theme parks. Read More...

Akon Concert Lit with Clay Paky Moving Lights

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 8, 2010
AMMAN, Jordan - TriTec AV used Clay Paky gear to light a concert performance by R&B singer/songwriter Akon last year. The show, hosted by The Arabian Journal and organized by Young Modes, was themed, "Party Like Never Before." Honorary guest Melissa Feat opened the concert. Read More...

wysiwyg at Junior Eurovision Song Contest

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 6, 2010
KIEV, Ukraine - The 2009 Junior Eurovision Song Contest featured competitors form 13 countries, and the live broadcast was seen by an estimated 13 million viewers. LD Per Sundin used wysiwyg to previsualize the rig at the Palace of Sports in Kiev. Read More...

White Light Supports “Phantom” Sequel

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 6, 2010
LONDON - White Light is supplying the lighting gear for Love Never Dies, the sequel to Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical, The Phantom of the Opera. Read More...

Singapore’s Bellini Grande Lit with Robe DigitalSpots

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 6, 2010
SINGAPORE - Craig Burridge, technical director for St James Holdings, parent company of Bellini Grande Pte. Ltd., specified eight Robe DigitalSpots and a moving light rig for the main room of the Bellini Grande jazz entertainment and dance club. Read More...

Medialon Used for Swedish Newspaper Visitor Center

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 6, 2010
UPPSALA, Sweden - The Upsala Nya Tidning (UNT), a Swedish newspaper, has a new visitor center that uses a Medialon system for a Media Center and also for conference facilities. PolyVision Teknik served as A/V system integrator for the project. Read More...

Parisian Nightclub Keeps it Simple with Martin Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 5, 2010
PARIS - Le Queen nightclub upgrading its lighting recently with a two-pronged goal: to keep the party spirit in place, but also keep the lighting rig and its operation as simple as possible. The club management chose a mix of Martin MAC 250 Beam, MAC 250 Krypton and MaxModules for the job. Read More...

Jersey Opera House Equipped with Latest MA Lighting Console

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 5, 2010
JERSEY, U.K. - A new grandMA2 light console has been installed at Jersey Opera House, specified by Simon Francklin, technical manager and supplied by Stage Electrics. Read More...

Winkler Gives Nod to Barco B-16 for Rental Fleet

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 5, 2010
WOHLEN, Switzerland - Winkler Veranstaltungstechnik AG, which has an 18-year history and supports more than 3,000 events per year, has ordered Barco's mobile black LED trailer, the B-16, for its rental fleet. Read More...

Adlib Supports Jimmy Carr U.K. Tour

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 5, 2010
{mosimage}LIVERPOOL, U.K. - Adlib, which has worked with comedian Jimmy Carr for the last four years, once again supplied lighting and AV for his latest U.K. tour. Read More...

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