International News

Robe for Ras Al Khaimah National Day Celebrations

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

UAE - Nearly 200 Robe fixtures were used by award-winning lighting and show designer Terry Miranda of Lighthouse Productions to light a special production of musical “Fakhrak Ya Watan” (The Pride of a Nation) for the 2016 Ras al-Khaimah National Day Celebrations on the eve of the United Arab Emirates 2016 National Day event. Ras al-Khaimah (RAK) is one of the seven Emirates making up the UAE.

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Anolis Ambiane fixtures
Anolis Ambiane fixtures

Robe and Anolis at ISE 2017

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

AMSTERDAM - Leading Czech lighting brands Robe and Anolis will share Stand in Hall 7 at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2017 in Amsterdam, Feb. 7-10 2017. As a major European expo for integrators and installers, Robe and Anolis will highlight new products for these markets including Anolis Ambiane fixtures, pictured here. Some of these will be incorporated into the booth design as well.

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The two-day event took place at the Principal Manchester hotel
The two-day event took place at the Principal Manchester hotel

Evans Audio Visual Staging Supports U.K. Corporate Event for Hair Care Products Company

Frank Hammel;
International News

MANCHESTER, U.K. — Schwarzkopf, a maker of hair care products, turned to Evans Audio Visual Stage for the set, stage, video, lighting and sound for a two-day re-launch event for their Blond Me hair care products. The event took place at the Principal Manchester, a luxury hotel and event hosting complex.

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The Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Malta was viewed by 3.9 million. Photo by Andres Putting PSB
The Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Malta was viewed by 3.9 million. Photo by Andres Putting PSB

Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2016 Relies on Avolites Integrated Control System

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

VALETTA, Malta — The Junior Eurovision Song Contest (JESC), the youth version of the international televised music competition, took place at the end of 2016. LD Anton Borg Olivier designing a fully networked Avolites control and dimming system to power broadcast-ready stage and green room lighting. Hosted by Malta in the capital city of Valetta, JESC ‘16 reported a total live average audience of 3.9 million viewers across 14 markets; the biggest audience for four years.

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PRO3's Osvaldo ‘Chicho’ Giuliano
PRO3's Osvaldo ‘Chicho’ Giuliano

PRO3, Mexico City-Based Design Firm, Using their Own Robe Pointes for Various Projects

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MEXICO CITY — Osvaldo “Chicho” Giuliano Ipictured here), Juan Carlos “Charly” Zamudio and Fulkas Camacho, the three partners who formed the PRO3 lighting design collective based in Mexico City’s Condesa neighborhood, have some of their own lighting gear on hand to facilitate projects that range from corporate events and architectural lighting to theatre work and concert show design. Their inventory includes 36 Robe Pointes.

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Aca Lukas Slovenia’s Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre
Aca Lukas Slovenia’s Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre

Balkan Tour Bolstered By Versatile Chauvet Professional Rig

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia – Aca Lukas’ unique blend of rock-fused Balkan folk music has garnered the Serbian artist a loyal following. The popular singer’s diverse musical talents were on full display recently at Slovenia’s Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre, where he played two and a half hours of hits. Accenting the colorful performance chord for melodious chord, was a vivid multi-faceted light show created by Mario Curkovic, using a collection of CHAUVET Professional Rogue and Maverick fixtures supplied by Akustika Bahun.

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Massive Productions Sprinkles Rogue Magic On Su Legria Dance Festival

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

WILLEMSTAD, CURAÇAO – In Papiamentu, the words “Su Legria” loosely translate as “his or her happiness.” In that case, the one of the largest dance festivals on the Caribbean island of Curaçao is very aptly named. Held the first Friday every January, Su Legria brings locals and visitors together to free themselves from day-to-day concerns and enjoy electronic house music performed with a distinctive island flair by world class DJs.

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Bad Uncles (Böhse Onkelz) Tour Rig Includes Claypaky Scenius Profiles

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

FRANKFURT, Germany - More than 100 Claypaky Scenius Profile luminaires accompanied German hard-rock legends Bad Uncles on a winter tour of their homeland in support of their first new album in ten years 'Memento', with longstanding production designer Jerry Appelt selecting the innovative fixtures to create spectacular, multi-layered lighting looks. Appelt has worked with Bad Uncles since 2002. As a result, he is accustomed to creating the high production values the band desires.

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Starlight Pop Opera at the Chris Saunders Park
Starlight Pop Opera at the Chris Saunders Park

Starlight Pop Opera at South Africa's Chris Saunders Park Lit with Claypaky Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

UMHLANGA, South Africa — LD Johan Ferreira from BF Production Services worked with Claypaky fixtures provided by EPH Production to provide the looks for an invitation-only event staged by First National Bank for its top 1,500 clients. Dubbed the FNB Starlight Pop Opera, the event featured Patrizio Buanne, the KZN Philharmonic Orchestra and local artists including Arno Carstens.

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Danish Band Superloader Uses Martin Creative Video Panels to Stunning Effect in New “City Light” Single

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

AARHUS, DENMARK—An array of creative video panels from Martin by HARMAN provide a visually dazzling backdrop for Danish rock band Superloader’s video for the song “City Light.” Award-winning Croatian cinematographer, Vedran Rapo, who is well-versed in capturing the full potential of lighting fixtures on camera, deployed Martin by HARMAN solutions because of seamless integration between video, lighting and control products.

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Unfazed Productions Helps Balance Art and Nature at South Africa Wedding with Rogues

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa – For a wedding held at South Africa’s Dylan Lewis Sculpture Garden on the slope of Stellenbosch Mountain, LD Jean-Pierre Wilson of Unfazed Productions used Chauvet Professional Rogue R2 Wash fixtures and Chauvet DJ par units to further enhance a setting within an enclosure on the garden's grounds. The site features 60 works by sculptor Dylan Lewis.

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