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  • J. R. Clancy Supports PAMC “Roadie for a Day” Boot Camp

    PLSN Staff | News | February 11, 2011DALLAS - What's so tough about being a roadie? Performing arts venue managers will learn the answer to this question first-hand when they participate in this year's Performing Arts Managers Conference (PAMC) "Roadie for a Day" Boot Camp on Saturday, Feb. 26. Read More...
  • ETC Plans First End-User Workshop at Company Headquarters

    PLSN Staff | News | February 11, 2011MIDDLETON, WI - ETC is hosting an end-user training event at its headquarters for the first time. CUE - which stands for Create, Understand, Experience - targets lighting professionals of every skill level. Read More...
  • Super Bowl XLV Announcers Booth Lit with Litepanels Gear

    PLSN Staff | News | February 9, 2011
    ARLINGTON, TX - The announcers booth for Super Bowl XLV was lit with Litepanels Sola 6 Fresnel LED lighting fixtures, seen on the Fox Sports Network coverage of the game Feb. 6. Read More...
  • Justin Bieber 3D Movie, “Never Say Never,” Got Lighting Assist from Jeff Ravitz

    PLSN Staff | News | February 9, 2011NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - Jeff Ravitz of Intensity Advisors lighting design gave an assist to the adaptation of Justin Bieber's tour lighting for the 3D taping of the teen star's first concert movie, Paramount Pictures' Never Say Never. The film's release was set for Feb. 11 and was directed by John Chu, known for his work with Step Up 3D. Read More...
  • GLP Inc. Launches Scenex Lighting Division

    PLSN Staff | News | February 9, 2011
    SUN VALLEY, CA - GLP (German Light Products) Inc. has launched Scenex Lighting, a division focused on LED lighting fixtures that can be used by set designers for their scenic elements. The initial product line includes a new truss toner fixture, LED tape fixtures, decorative wall and counter mount fixtures and 360-degree color mixing globes. Read More...
  • Rush Tour Gets Assist from Pyrotek Special Effects

    PLSN Staff | News | February 8, 2011
    LOS ANGELES - Howard Ungerleider's designs for Rush's Time Machine tour called for more special effects than the band's previous Snakes & Arrows tour. Read More...
  • Tiesto Performances Backed Up by Martin EC-20 LED Displays

    PLSN Staff | News | February 8, 2011
    MIAMI - Koen De Puysseleir of Belgian company Light in Motion is creative director for the international DJ, Tiësto, and for some of the artist's 2011 appearances, Martin EC-20 LED displays provided by Zenith Lighting will serve as a visual focal point. The DJ's tour, which will continue through May, is produced by Insomniac Productions in the U.S. Read More...
  • Grand Ole Opry House Gets Dream Rig After Flooding Nightmare

    PLSN Staff | News | February 8, 2011
    NASHVILLE - The Grand Ole Opry House celebrated its 85th year with something better than just candles. The venerable venue was equipped with 57 brand new Vari*Lite fixtures - 16 VLX Wash fixtures, 17 VL3000 Spots and 22 VL2500 Spot luminaires. Read More...
  • Super Bowl Halftime Show Discussed at ProLightingSpace.com

    PLSN Staff | News | February 7, 2011ARLINGTON, TX - No one is claiming that the Super Bowl Halftime show featuring The Black Eyed Peas, Slash and Usher was technically flawless. Many felt the partially-lit "V" shaped stage element was a black eye, so to speak, for an otherwise strong visual presentation; others felt the visuals for the show were, on the whole, memorable in a good way. Read More...
  • Cal State Northridge Opens $125 Million Valley Performing Arts Center

    PLSN Staff | News | February 5, 2011
    NORTHRIDGE, CA - The Valley Performing Arts Center at California State University, Northridge opened Jan. 30, with performance spaces including a 1,700-seat Great Hall, a 178-seat experimental theatre, a 232-seat lecture hall, plus rehearsal, shop and other supporting spaces within its 166,000-square-foot interior. Read More...
  • Rent What? Meets Drapery Needs at Houses of Worship

    PLSN Staff | News | February 3, 2011
    HOLLAND, MI - Central Wesleyan Church used Rent What? Inc.'s Silver Satin Series rental drapes as a backdrop for the annual Christmas production - the same drape used for performances by Maxwell and Jennifer Hudson. Read More...
  • FOX Sports Announce Booth At Super Bowl to be Lit by Litepanels

    PLSN Staff | News | February 3, 2011ARLINGTON, TX - FOX Sports' announce booth at Super Bowl XLV in Dallas Feb. 6 will be lit with Litepanels LED lighting fixtures. The network utilized Litepanels lighting fixtures in its announce booths for its 2010 NFL football regular and post-season game coverage. Read More...
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