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Chauvet LEDs Used for W Boston Grand Opening

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 17, 2009
BOSTON — For the grand opening of the W Boston hotel, Light Insight Design Studio and High Output, Inc. collaborated on a temporary lighting design using Chauvet ColorDash Quad LED light fixtures in each of the corner rooms in the 28-story building. Read More...

Martin MACs Light Broadway’s “Rock of Ages”

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 17, 2009
NEW YORK — Jason Lyons, LD for the Broadway musical Rock of Ages, is using a Martin MAC rig for the rock anthem-infused love story at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. 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...

Kelly Leadership Center Gets Assist from Middle Atlantic

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 17, 2009
MANASSAS, VA — The new Edward L. Kelly Leadership Center was built for Virginia’s Prince William school system at a cost of $37.5 million. Techniarts, the AV installer, chose Middle Atlantic furniture and equipment enclosures for all of the control and conference rooms. 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...

All the Pool’s a Stage at Borgata Water Club

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 17, 2009
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ — Staging Dimensions, Inc. helped the Borgata Water Club optimize usable floorspace for special events. The clear pool cover involved coming up with a modular system that was easy to assemble, disassemble and store. Read More...

Elation Platinum Spot 5R

PLSN Staff •
  • Product News
• November 16, 2009
Elation Professional credits a new light source technology for giving its Platinum Spot 5R the ability to emit an output comparable to a 575-watt fixture in a moving head fixture that’s half the size and weight of a typical 250-watt fixture, while using less than half the energy. Read More...

Evo Hoist Controller by Kinesys

PLSN Staff •
  • Product News
• November 16, 2009
The Evo variable speed chain hoist controller from Kinesys is designed to comply with the BGV C1 life-safety standard and offers zero-speed performance for ultra-slow movement cues and instantaneous starts.  An integrated loadcell provides precise load information while dual encoders offer accurate and secure positioning.  A metal enclosure houses the controller, with truss and rack mounting options. Read More...

Christie MicroTiles

PLSN Staff •
  • Product News
• November 16, 2009
Christie MicroTiles are modular digital display tiles that can be stacked and clustered like building blocks to create display walls of various shapes and sizes. Christie cites color and image reproduction, wide viewing angles, and a near-absence of seams on display walls as advantages, with only a 1mm gap between the tiles. Read More...

Traxon/e:cue Names Burstein Director of Technical Sales and Project Management

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• November 16, 2009
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — Traxon Technologies and e:cue lighting controls has named Matthew Burstein director of technical sales and project management.  Burstein is a 20-year lighting veteran with experience in entertainment, event and architectural lighting and also theatrical lighting and controls. Read More...

Book Signing at LDI: Battle of the Titans

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 16, 2009
ORLANDO — Authors Richard Cadena, James Moody and Steven Shelley will be squaring off later this week — not in a boxing ring or octagon, but at PLSN’s LDI booth #1506 (Friday, Nov. 20, from 3 to 4 p.m.). 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...

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