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World’s Largest Cruise Ship Equipped with Martin Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 13, 2009
PORT EVERGLADES, FL — On Dec. 5, the world’s largest cruise liner ever built, the 1,181-foot-long Oasis of the Seas, part of the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line fleet, will set sail on its maiden voyage with lighting and atmospheric visuals provided by Martin Professional gear. 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...

VH1 Classic’s “That Metal Show” Gets New Look

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 12, 2009
NEW YORK — For That Metal Show, which is returning for its third season on VH1 Classic, “we steered away from an ‘80s-style set and took the look in an entirely different direction,” said Jeff Baumgardner, show producer. Read More...

Coolux Pandoras Box Used for “Memphis” on Broadway

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 12, 2009
NEW YORK — Coolux Pandoras Box made its Broadway debut this fall with the stage production of Memphis, using real-time tracking to bring a new level of visual interaction to the rotating set. Read More...

Wybron Cygnus 200W LED Wash

PLSN Staff •
  • Product News
• November 12, 2009
The Wybron Cygnus 200W Wash incorporates red, green, blue and white elements in a single LED package to eliminate color shadows, allow for a wider palette of pastels and improve color rendering. 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...

Istanbul’s SCCC Equipped with Robe Gear

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
ISTANBUL, Turkey — Robe moving lights have been installed into the new Sutluce Cultural & Congress Centre (SCCC), a 73,000-square-meter development managed by the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. Read More...

Heidelberg USA Booth Uses PRG S400 Power and Data System

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 12, 2009
CHICAGO — PRG’s Corporate and Trade Show Services supported the 30,000-square-foot booth for Heidelberg USA at the Print 09 trade show at McCormick Place. LD Jim Terry of Keynote Lighting & Design, whose design called for 137 automated lights, credited PRG’s Series 400 power and data distribution system for keeping costs in check. Read More...

SAA Supports Jay-Z, Alicia Keys for World Series Game 2

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• November 12, 2009
BRONX, NY — Before the Star Spangled Banner, viewers of Game 2 of the World Series at Yankees Stadium heard Jay-Z and Alicia Keys perform Jay-Z’s “Empire State of Mind,” with Select Artists Associates providing the roll-on stage and audio system for the performance. Read More...

Red Bull X-Fighters Exhibition Tour Supported by Proel

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
TBILISI, Georgia — The central square in Georgia’s capital was one of the stops for the Red Bull X-Fighters Exhibition Tour 2009, which paired extreme sports with edgy live music performances — including some where instruments were played with power tools. Read More...

Production Services Ireland Supports Queens 2009 in Belfast

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
BELFAST, Ireland — Production Services Ireland (PSI) supplied technical and production management services and coordinated the supply of all lighting, video and sound gear needed for the 2009 Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queens 2009. Read More...

Bat For Lashes U.K. Tour Theatrically Lit by Adlib

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• November 12, 2009
LONDON — Adlib supplied lighting equipment and crew for lighting designer Ali Pike on the latest U.K. leg of the Bat For Lashes’ Two Suns 2009 world tour, which has been ongoing most of the year following the release of Natasha Khan’s second album. Read More...

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