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Robe in Bolivia
Robe in Bolivia

Robe Receives Full Spectrum in Bolivia

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

BOLIVIA - Top Bolivian rental and production Company Spectrum, based in Cochabamba in the center of the country nestled in a valley amidst the magnificent peaks of the Andes mountain range has invested in 12 x Robe LEDBeam 1000 fixtures and 16 x Pointe multi-purpose moving lights. 

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Elation ACL 360 Matrix™ in Massive MTV EMA Set
Elation ACL 360 Matrix™ in Massive MTV EMA Set

Tom Kenny Uses Elation ACL 360 Matrix™ in Massive MTV EMA Set

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

ROTTERDAM - The MTV Europe Music Awards delivered another spectacular production November 6th at the Ahoy Rotterdam Arena in The Netherlands. Europe’s favorite artists were honored and a star-studded line up of today’s hottest acts, performed on a massive stage lit by top lighting designer Tom Kenny. Included in the correspondingly large visual package was Elation Professional ACL 360 Matrix™ LED moving head panels, which Kenny employed throughout the show.

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Heidi the Roller Coaster
Heidi the Roller Coaster

Painting with Light Illuminates 'Heidi The Ride' at Belgian Theme Park

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

DE PANNE, Belgium - Creative lighting and visual design practice Painting with Light is delighted to be able to add its own touches of magic and excitement for thrill-seekers enjoying ‘Heidi The Ride’, the  new 71 km/h wooden roller coaster due to open April 1, 2017 right at the heart of Heidiland, a new area at the Plopsaland De Panne theme park in Belgium.

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Jim Lichtscheidl and Mark Rylance
Jim Lichtscheidl and Mark Rylance

Nice Catch For SLX

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

LONDON - SLX has provided the lighting equipment for award winning actor, Mark Rylance’s, show “Nice Fish” at The Harold Pinter Theatre for Sonia Friedman Productions. The show which opened to critical acclaim last year on Broadway opened on the 25th November 2016 at The Harold Pinter Theatre, London. Lighting design was provided by USA based Japhy Weideman. Programming was by Andi Davis.

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Every Nation Conference SA
Every Nation Conference SA

Robe Spiiders in South Africa Live Show Debut

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

CAPE TOWN SA. - The main venue for the massive triannual Every Nation Conference organized by Every Nation Church - at the 5000 capacity Grand West’s Grand Arena in Cape Town, South Africa - provided an ideal opportunity for lighting designer Alan Muller of FX Unlimited to use Robe Spiiders for the first time. It was in fact the first live show in SA to use Robe’s brand new LED washbeam product launched last month!

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Outlook and Dimensions
Outlook and Dimensions

Outlook and Dimensions Dance Music Festival in Croatia Get Visual Assist from Avolites Consoles, Ai Media Servers

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

CROATIA - Avolites control consoles and Ai media servers powered beat-perfect visuals across Outlook and Dimensions, two of Croatia's leading dance music festivals, seamlessly merging lighting and video to immerse and enthrall the crowds of revelers. The sister festivals are held every year in Croatia's medieval town of Pula in the ruins of the town's 150-year-old Fort, 'Punto Christo'. Providing the lighting and video aspects for both Outlook and Dimensions was Fineline Lighting, which has been involved in the festivals since 2012.

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Conor Biddle specified an Avolites Sapphire Touch console
Conor Biddle specified an Avolites Sapphire Touch console

Winterparty '16 in Dublin Gets Avolites Assist

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

DUBLIN, Ireland - Electronic dance music lighting designer Conor Biddle specified an Avolites Sapphire Touch console to power his beat-perfect, immersive design for Winterparty '16, which returned to Ireland's 3Arena in October after a 12-year hiatus. Inspired by the lighting at Las Vegas super-clubs, Biddle designed an intense, high-production show to celebrate the mammoth dance event's welcome return, which saw an epic line-up including Skream, Matador and Sven Vath.

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Harmony of the Seas Show Grease at the Royal Theater
Harmony of the Seas Show Grease at the Royal Theater

World’s Largest Cruise Ship, Harmony of the Seas, Sails with LED Lighting from Elation Professional

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

LOS ANGELES - The largest cruise ship in the world, Royal Caribbean International’s Harmony of the Seas, has set sail with a large energy-efficient Elation Professional LED lighting package used in the ship’s main entertainment and relaxation areas. As the third member of Royal Caribbean’s Oasis-class, Harmony of the Seas is similar to her two sister ships Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas, however with design changes, extra amenities and entertainment technology upgrades.

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From left, ULA’s Blair Terrace, Auckland Live’s Malcolm Ibel  and ULA’s Cuono Biviano
From left, ULA’s Blair Terrace, Auckland Live’s Malcolm Ibel and ULA’s Cuono Biviano

Auckland Live Adds Robe Fixtures to Inventory

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Auckland Live is a busy umbrella organization running all the live performance venues in New Zealand’s largest performing arts and convention center complex … right in the heart of the city.  Their existing stock of Robe moving lights is now boosted with the addition of 44 new LED moving lights -  12 x DL4S Profiles and 32 x LEDWash 800s to help them illuminate all the various events at a multitude of venues.

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James Blake
James Blake

For Electronica Artist James Blake, Lighting Director Chris Bushell Uses Avolites Quartz Console

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

LONDON - Lighting director Chris Bushell lit electronica artist James Blake's gig at London's Brixton O2 Academy using a compact Quartz console from Avolites for a variety of busked looks.  Blake was performing in support of his third album, 'The Colour in Anything,' which follows his Mercury-Prize-winning second album, 'Overgrown'.

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