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Vacaya LGBTQIA+ Inaugural Cruise

PLSN Staff • October 2019Showtime • October 9, 2019

The inaugural cruise ran from Aug. 11-18, 2019.

Lighting Co



Celebrity Summit Cruise Ship

(NYC area)


Promoter/Producer: Vacaya

Lighting Company: QAV NY

Production Manager: John Finen

LD/Lighting Director: Darren Kawa

Lighting Tech: Shawn Bunch

Special Effects: Laseronics USA

Sets: Darren Kawa Lighting

Video Director: Ryan McLendon

Video Co: QAV NY


1          grandMA2 console

32       Robe Pointes

12       Chauvet Legend Spots

12       Martin MAC Auras

12       Chauvet Strike 4 LED blinders

44       Chauvet Epix strips

8          RGB Lasers

8          Base Hazers

1          Resolume media server

96       2.6mm video panels

Event Details:

The inaugural cruise departed from the NYC area (Cape Liberty Cruise Port) on Aug. 11 and visited Saint John, NB (Canada); Bar Harbor, ME; and Provincetown, MA, returning Aug. 18, sailing with a colorful and playful vibe with live events, shows and all-night dance parties on the open seas.

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