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  • Vectorworks Cloud Services Launched

    PLSN Staff | News | April 2, 2012

    COLUMBIA, MD  – Nemetschek Vectorworks has launched Vectorworks Cloud Services, which will allow users to access their designs from any location, at any time. A free trial is available until April 30 to Vectorworks Service Select members in the US and Canada.
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  • Showboat Branson Belle

    Blue Planet on Board the Branson Belle

    PLSN Staff | News | April 2, 2012

    HOLLISTER, MO - Blue Planet Lighting was asked to improve and upgrade the lighting control of the new set on the Showboat Branson Belle. Specifically, Blue Planet’s Jon Hurst was tasked with setting up the full potential of the LED walls inside the venue.
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  • Rose Brand Scholarship Winner

    Ryan Grossheim Wins 2012 Rose Brand Scholarship

    PLSN Staff | News | March 30, 2012

    SECAUCUS, NJ – Ryan Grossheim won the 2012 Rose Brand Scholarship worth $5,000, announced last night at the USITT Conference in Long Beach, CA.  Grossheim is a graduate student studying scenic design at San Diego State University. In addition, a  $2,500 Rose Brand credit was awarded to his university to enhance their theater program.
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    Tiny FX, Viper NT Foggers Play Part in Yale Theatre Premiere

    PLSN Staff | News | March 29, 2012

    WILLIAMSPORT, MD – Look Solutions’ TINY FX and Viper NT foggers played a part in the premier of “Good Goods,” which made its world premiere at Yale Repertory Theatre recently.  A Viper NT is deployed for two industrial smokestacks which appear in a factory seen upstage. Two TINY FX foggers are used for effects in which the characters appear to cough up smoke.
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  • Enclave

    Elation LED Video Wall Enhances Chicago’s Enclave

    PLSN Staff | News | March 29, 2012

    CHICAGO – Chicago’s Enclave has changed with the times, emerging recently as a hot electronic dance music venue. Its newest install is an LED video wall, made up of 14 EPV 762 LED panels from Elation Professional.  The video wall played an important role in a major PR event that recently took place at Enclave: the breaking of a Guinness World Record.

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  • Silverdale Baptist Church

    Robert Juliat Solves Power Needs of Chattanooga Church

    PLSN Staff | News | March 28, 2012

    WALLINGFORD, CT  – Chattanooga’s Silverdale Baptist Church was undergoing a renovation of their 2,000-seat auditorium, but was challenged with a limited electrical supply for the retrofit. Mankin Media Systems of Franklin, TN, helped them find a cost-effective lighting solution with the installation of 15 Aledin 85-watt LED profile spots from Robert Juliat.
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  • NBA Halftime Show

    Sharpys, grandMA for NBA All-Star Halftime Show

    PLSN Staff | News | March 28, 2012

    BERGAMO, ITALY  – LD Otis Howard chose 30 Clay Paky Sharpys, controlled with a grandMA, for the NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show. Howard said the NBA wanted an over-the-top show and the equipment he chose supplied the “bells and whistles” for performances from Pitbull, Chris Brown, Ne-Yo and Nicki Minaj.

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  • Staging Concepts

    Staging Concepts Seats 17,000+ for NCAA Final Four

    PLSN Staff | News | March 27, 2012

    MINNEAPOLIS - Staging Concepts is supplying a temporary seating configuration for more than 17,000 fans for the NCAA Final Four at the Superdome in New Orleans. Almost 4,700 portable platforms supported by a highly engineered scaffold style understructure will cover an area of 188,216 sq. ft. This seating configuration involves a major move of the basketball court from the end zone, where it was in 2003 when New Orleans last hosted the Final Four, to the middle of the arena near the action.

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  • RSN

    RSN Strengthens its Service with New Members

    PLSN Staff | News | March 27, 2012

    PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ - Three companies have recently joined the Rental and Staging Network (RSN), bringing the total membership to 19. Video West, Audio Visual Frischkorn and CMI Communications help strengthen the organization’s goal, which is to become the "go to" source for AV/staging services.

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    Morpheus Introduces Ayrton LEDs at USITT

    PLSN Staff | News | March 27, 2012

    LAS VEGAS - Morpheus Lights is now the exclusive US distributor of professional grade LED luminaires designed and manufactured by French company Ayrton S.A.R.L. Morpheus introduces the new line March 29-31 at the USITT Stage Expo 2012  in Long Beach, CA. See them at Booth 283.
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  • AVnu Alliance Adds Three New Members

    PLSN Staff | News | March 27, 2012

    BEAVERTON, OR — AVnu Alliance, an industry forum dedicated to bringing AVnu-certified interoperable AVB products to the market, has expanded with three new members. AudioScience, U.S.-based manufacturer specializing in digital audio peripherals; beyerdynamic, German developer of conferencing systems, headphones, and microphones; and OnTime Networks AS, Scandinavian supplier of industrial data communication products, have joined more than 40 AVnu Alliance member companies that represent industries across automotive, pro AV and consumer electronics.

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  • Port Lighting Open House

    Port Lighting Hosts Mardi Gras Open House

    PLSN Staff | News | March 27, 2012

    DALLAS - Philips Strand Lighting and Philips Selecon were on-hand to showcase their array of lighting, dimming and controls products at Port Lighting Systems’ Open House. The event in Seabrook, NH, showcased products using a Mardi Gras theme, with the party taking over the newly expanded warehouse with conventional, LED and automated lighting, along with lasers and other special effects.
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