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LSI Names Pevzner Regional Sales Manager

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 29, 2010
STONY POINT, NY - Lighting Services Inc. named Gordon Pevzner regional sales manager for the eastern U.S. He has over 30 years of lighting and sales experience in a variety of technical roles, including theatrical lighting design, dimming and controls, lighting specification and calculation services. Read More...

JR Clancy Project Manager Earns ETCP Certification

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• March 29, 2010
SYRACUSE, NY - Geoff Stock, a dealer project manager with J. R. Clancy, Inc., has passed the exam in the Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP) for Theatre Rigging. Stock is now an ETCP-certified rigging professional. Read More...

Hermes Music Named Clay Paky Partner in Mexico

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• March 29, 2010
MEXICO CITY - Hermes Music has signed an agreement with Clay Paky to distribute Clay Paky products in Mexico that includes a long-term strategic partnership. Read More...

Miss Universe Slovakia 2010 Lit with Robe Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• March 29, 2010
BRATISLAVA, Slovak Republic - Slovakia's Q-99 supplied lighting, video and sound for the 2010 Miss Universe Slovakia pageant, a live telecast on STV 1 staged in front of 5,000 at the SIBAMAC Arena (National Tennis Center) in Bratislava. Martin Kubanka designed the show's lighting, using a rig that included Robe moving lights as the main workhorses. Read More...

National WWII Museum in New Orleans Deploys ETC Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• March 29, 2010
NEW ORLEANS, LA - The National World War II Museum's new 70,000-square-foot $60-million complex, which includes the Solomon Victory Theater, Stage Door Canteen and The American Sector restaurant, opened recently as part of the museum's overall $300-million expansion. All three venues depend on ETC lighting and control gear to provide a compelling guest experience. Read More...

Ross Ashton Acquires E/T/C UK

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• March 29, 2010
LONDON - E/T/C has been divided into two separate entities based in London and Paris, and projection artist and designer Ross Ashton has acquired ETC UK Ltd. Read More...

4Wall Acquires Cinelease Event Lighting Division, Opens 4Wall-LA

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• March 29, 2010
LOS ANGELES and LAS VEGAS - In a move that adds inventory as well as a new location, 4Wall Entertainment has purchased the assets of Cinelease's Event Lighting division. Cinelease Event Lighting previously included two shops in Las Vegas and Los Angeles. While the Las Vegas location will be merged into the current 4Wall Las Vegas facility, the Los Angeles location will now be known as 4Wall-LA. Read More...

City Theatrical Names Cowan European Sales Manager

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• March 29, 2010
LONDON - City Theatrical named Alex Cowan European sales manager. He will be based at the company's London office, building the City Theatrical distribution network in Europe and helping customers to get the lighting accessories they need. Read More...

Xtreme Structures Announces iTruss Application

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• March 26, 2010
SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX - Xtreme Structures announced a new iPhone application called iTruss. Available for download for $4.99 through the Apple iTunes store, the application is geared to help users in the field quickly determine load, span or truss sizes needed for their projects. The official Web site for the iTruss app is www.iTrussapp.com. From there, site visitors can link to where they can download the app from Apple's iTunes. Read More...

Rose Brand Blog Offers More Theatrical Tips

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• March 26, 2010
SECAUCUS, NJ-Rose Brand has been offering a series of theatrical lighting tips recently as part of its "Know How" blog, linked from its Web site at www.rosebrand.com. Recent tips have included how to specify a stage curtain and how to light a sharkstooth scrim. Read More...

Stageline Supports Kids’ Fitness Program with Two-Level Building

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• March 26, 2010
MONTREAL - Stageline is supporting the Grand Défi Pierre Lavoie, a fitness awareness-building program and competition for kids, with a two-level mobile building unit that can be assembled outdoors by four crew members in about three hours. Read More...

Beyonce Concert in Trinidad Lit by PR Pilots, XLs

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• March 26, 2010
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - A recent Beyonce performance required the crew to turn Queen's Park Savanna into a concert venue for some 40,000 attendees. Beyonce's lighting team, led by Pat Brannon, LD, relied upon over 60 truss-mounted moving heads from PR Lighting for the show. Read More...

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