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Oxo by Ayrton Set to Debut at Prolight & Sound 2010

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
PARIS - Oxo by Ayrton is a new line of stage luminaries to be introduced at Prolight & Sound 2010 (Hall 9.0 B82). The line will include LED and conventional fixtures, for indoor or outdoor use. Read More...

ETCP Exams En Francais

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 22, 2010
QUEBEC - The Conseil Québécois des Ressources Humaines en Culture (CQRHC) and CITT announced that the ETCP exams for entertainment riggers will be available in French as of spring 2010. Read More...

Parklife Dance Festival Event Lit with Robe Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
MELBOURNE, Australia - The Parklife series of festivals were central to Australia's summer dance festival season recently, with tens of thousands of revellers taking part in five cities. Clifton Productions provided a variety of Robe moving lights for the Melbourne event. Read More...

“Star Wars in Concert” Lit by GLP Impressions

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 22, 2010
DUBLIN, Ireland - When Star Wars in Concert transfers to the O2 Arena Dublin on March 7 for the start of the European leg, the visual reinforcement for this multi-media performance will lean heavily on GLP Impressions, designed into the plot by Steve Cohen, the production's director/designer, and Seth Jackson, associate production designer/lighting director. Read More...

FTSI Automation Expands Las Vegas Facility

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• February 20, 2010
LAS VEGAS - Five years ago, FTSI more than quintupled its space, from 5,000 square feet to a 27,000 square foot facility. The expansion allowed the automation firm to support effects such as those used for productions like Le Reve and Phantom of the Opera. The company recently doubled is footprint, taking possession of adjacent space. Read More...

Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show Gets Support from XL Video

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 19, 2010
MIAMI - More than a quick huddle went into planning the visuals used with the Bridgestone Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show at Sun Life Stadium, featuring music from The Who, and XL Video played a key role in supporting the creative team's vision with gear and crew. Read More...

Digital Scenery Adds Impact to Twin Cities Nightclub Events

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 18, 2010
MINNEAPOLIS - Party promoter Kind Beats was founded in 2001 by partners DJ Ville and John Vang to give Twin Cities dance venues a boost. Kind Beats incorporated Element Labs' Versa TILEs and Verse TUBEs into some events held recently at the Epic nightclub in downtown Minneapolis, with Ruehling Associates, Inc. provided Element Labs hardware and support. Read More...

Clay Paky Gear Lights Dance Premier League for Indian TV

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 18, 2010
NEW DELHI, India - LD Atul Sonpal chose Clay Paky fixtures to light the set for Dance Premier League, a dance reality show produced by Cineyug for Sony Entertainment Television that was broadcast on Indian TV. Read More...

Hospice Ball, PBS Affiliate Gala Lit by Bay Stage Lighting

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 18, 2010
TAMPA - Bay Stage Lighting had a busy Valentine's Day weekend, providing lighting and décor for two benefit galas - the Suncoast Hospice Foundation and WEDU, a local PBS affiliate. conceptBAIT, a special event design firm, also provide drapes for both events. Read More...

Robe Gear Helps “Strictly” Series Move from Studio to Arenas

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 17, 2010
MANCHESTER - The lighting rig supplied by Sonalyst for the current U.K. arena tour of Strictly Come Dancing Live includes more than 150 Robe moving lights, including the new ColorBeam 700E ATs. Read More...

Warm-Weather Christmas Program Controlled by LSC Clarity

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• February 17, 2010
BRISBANE, Australia - Christmas Carols events, held each year in Australia's major cities during the summer month of December, are generally performed on outdoor stages and attract large audiences. Read More...

Rosco Helps Moment Factory’s Winter Olympics Light Show Set Sail

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• February 17, 2010
VANCOUVER, BC - The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) and Vancouver's waterfront Canada Place commissioned Look at the Games, a light show involving the Canada Place's iconic Sails of Light, to run nightly from Jan. 30 to March 31, 2010. Read More...

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