International News

Croatian Ballet Festival Lit with Robe Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 21, 2009
PULA, Croatia — Emil Koller, LD with Sali Trade, Robe’s Croatian distributor, used Robe moving lights for the three classic ballet performances staged as part of the 2009 Histriafestival at the Roman Amphitheatre here. Along with lighting gear, Sali Trade provided sound for the event, which was project-managed for Sali Trade by Admir Shehu. Read More...

Summit Steel Goes Pink and Red on Tour

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 18, 2009
LONDON — Summit Steel supplied rigging to the latest UK and European section of Pink’s Funhouse world tour, and also coordinated and supplied all rigging and automation requirements for Elton John’s latest Red Piano U.K. and European tour. Read More...

OCA Ceremony in Kuwait Uses W-DMX

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 18, 2009
KUWAIT — Procon Event Engineering, with supplied equipment and crew for the Olympic Council of Asia’s (OCA) new headquarters in Kuwait, used W-DMX to help light the complex, which includes one building measuring 200 meters in length, with two different levels at 15 meters and 20 meters, and two towers at 100 meters height. Read More...

Barco LEDs Used for Miss Asia Pageant 2009

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 18, 2009
HONG KONG — Barco rental partner AV Promotions Limited Corporation (AVP) provided 264 ILite 6BK LED tiles, arrayed in a 22-by-12 tile format as the visual backdrop for the Miss Asia Pageant 2009. The crew also used Barco’s Encore system for the video processing and presentation. Read More...

Clay Paky Gear Lights “The Greatest Show on Earth”

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 18, 2009
MADRID —The current world tour for The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus has visited 25 U.S. states and has been seen by over 1.2 million people since it started in West Palm Beach, Fla. in December 2007. Read More...

Adlib Lighting Supplies Michael Bolton’s U.K. Tour

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 18, 2009
LONDON — Adlib lighting supported Michael Bolton’s production and technical team led by PM Tim Durfey on the recent U.K. tour, supplying lighting equipment and crew. “They’re our first choice of lighting supplier,” said Durfey. Read More...

Golden Autumn Concert in TaiZhou Lit with Robe Fixtures

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 17, 2009
TAIZHOU, China — The Golden Autumn concert drew about 40,000 people to the TaiZhou Sports Centre Stadium for music and comedy. The televised event was lit by LD Bovey Xie using mix of Robe ColorSpot and ColorWash 1200E ATs — over 100 Robe moving lights in all. Read More...

White Light Supports Breakthrough’s Gala for Breast Cancer

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 17, 2009
LONDON — White Light supported One More Time, the theatrical gala held at the Piccadilly Theatre in support of Future Dreams and breast cancer charity Breakthrough. Read More...

Robert Juliat Marks 90 Years at SIEL-SATIS 2009

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 13, 2009
PARIS — Robert Juliat celebrated its 90th Anniversary at SIEL-SATIS, and to commemorate the occasion, created a “museum” at the entrance to Porte de Versailles in which were exhibited an array of historic lanterns and lighting products. Read More...

DBN Supports “Good With Food” Awards Gala

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 13, 2009
MANCHESTER, U.K. — Pete Robinson from Manchester based lighting company DBN was asked to light and provide scenic elements for the 2009 Co-Operative Good With Food Awards and gala dinner, staged at Manchester Central (formally the GMEX). Read More...

HSL Supports Massive Attack’s U.K. Tour

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 13, 2009
BRISTOL, U.K. — Working with LD Robin Haddow, HSL is supplying all lighting equipment and crew to the current U.K. and European tour for Massive Attack. Haddow worked with the band’s video and show designers, United Visual Artists (UVA), along with Massive Attack founder 3D. Read More...

WSOP Europe Lit with HSL’s Chroma-Q Color Block 2s

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
LONDON — HSL provided over 250 Chroma-Q Color Block 2 LED fixtures to American lighting design firm Innovative Show Design for the set of the World Series of Poker Europe 2009. The event, presented by Betfair, complements the annual WSOP in Las Vegas and was televised from The Empire in Leicester Square on ESPN. Read More...
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