Friday, September 23, 2022

BTS Offers Free Webinar on Understanding Substance Use and Abuse by Michael Eddy

Most of us know someone who is affected by substance use and abuse. This can include concerns about our own use – or the usage of a coworker, family member or friend. Join Behind the Scene…

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USITT: Rigging Safety Initiative Accepting Applications for Fall 2022 Cycle accepted through Oct. 20, 2022 by Michael Eddy

The Rigging Safety Initiative (RSI) offers free stage rigging inspections and safety training for secondary schools across America. Schools can apply for the service twice a year, in spring …

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:42PM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Bandit Lites Illuminates Medal of Honor Convention by Michael Eddy

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society returned to Knoxville to celebrate and pay tribute to the great sacrifices made by Americans around the world in defense of our country. Bandit Lites…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:58PM

Scott Holthaus and Leif Dixon Rev Up Red Hot Chili Peppers Tour with Chauvet Professional by Debi Moen

“We are deeply grateful and savoring every nanosecond of this,” Flea proclaimed to fans at the start of one Friday night show on the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Global Stadium Tour. It’s …

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:39PM

Martin by HARMAN Introduces MAC Aura XIP Indoor/Outdoor Wash Light with Filament Effect by Michael Eddy

HARMAN Professional Solutions introduces the Martin MAC Aura XIP, premium moving head wash light raising the bar for optical quality, featuring an even wash field with soft edge, minimal str…

SOURCE: PLSN at 12:37PM

Tickets on Sale for frame:work:london ‘22 November 3 & 4 at CodeNode by Michael Eddy

Super Early Bird and Student Tickets are now available for frame:work:london 2022, Nov. 3 & 4. frame:work:london is a conference for conversations about the unique challenges of creating…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:27AM

The Crosby Group to Commence Cash Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of KITO CORPORATION by Michael Eddy

Completion of regulatory clearances marks key step in agreed combination process announced by both companies on May 16 Business combination of The Crosby Group and KITO CORPORATION to create…

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ACT Entertainment Acquires Ultimate Support Systems by Michael Eddy

ACT Entertainment, a manufacturer-distributor of live performance equipment, has acquired Ultimate Support Systems, a manufacturer of unique support solutions widely used throughout the musi…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:00AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

John Dickson Joins Robe North America Sales Team by Debi Moen

Robe North America expands its sales team with the appointment of John Dickson as Central U.S. Sales Manager, starting Oct. 1, 2022. Based in Austin, TX, Dickson will bring more than 25 year…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:24AM

4Wall and CHAUVET Support LD Griffin McCravy for Motion Student Conference by Michael Eddy

Ideally, change should put new ideas in motion. When it does, good results invariably happen. The  production team that created dynamic looks for the Church of the Highland’s aptly named …

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:54AM

Coheed and Cambria Summer Tour with Squeek Lights and Artiste Picasso™ by Debi Moen

Rock band Coheed and Cambria weave an imaginative tale across multiple albums through storytelling and hard driving music. The latest chapter in the Amory Wars storyline, which plays out on …

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:43AM
Tuesday, September 20, 2022

AOTO Builds L-Shaped Large Format LED Screen at Guangzhou Grandview Mall by Michael Eddy

Recently, AOTO installed a huge L-shaped outdoor advertising LED screen on the façade of Guangzhou Grandview Mall, the commercial and cultural center in the Tianhe District, Guangzhou. The …

SOURCE: PLSN at 05:48PM

Bandit Lites and Nick Whitehouse First to Tour with VL3600 PROFILE IP Lights on Carrie Underwood by Debi Moen

Fireplay Lighting Designer Nick Whitehouse chose the all new, never before used Vari-Lite VL3600 PROFILE IP fixtures as his workhorse light on Carrie Underwood’s upcoming Denim & Rhine…

SOURCE: PLSN at 05:04PM

Donny Osmond Las Vegas Residency a Success with Tom Sutherland Design and Full Elation Rig by Debi Moen

Donny Osmond recently completed his 100th solo residency show at Harrah’s Las Vegas beneath a rig of 140 Elation luminaires with lighting design by Tom Sutherland of DX7 Design. Just getti…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:31PM

Theatre Projects Celebrates its 65th Anniversary by Michael Eddy

This month, Theatre Projects celebrates 65 years in business—that’s 65 years shaping performance spaces, innovating in all areas of entertainment design, and collaborating with creative …

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:32PM
Monday, September 19, 2022

INFiLED Provides Displays to Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport by Michael Eddy

In November 2021, INFiLED installed three GX Series screens for the Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport. These include a 216-square-meter giant display set up above the baggage securit…

SOURCE: PLSN at 05:13PM

22 Degrees and PRG Light Up the Emmy Awards by Michael Eddy

PRG provided lighting for the 74th Primetime Emmys at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday September 12, 2022. An artful lighting design by 22 Degrees including more than 840 fixtures …

SOURCE: PLSN at 01:14PM
Friday, September 16, 2022

4Wall Entertainment Adds Thousands of New CHAUVET Professional Fixtures to Rental Inventory by Michael Eddy

4Wall Entertainment, a global provider of entertainment equipment rentals and services, recently added thousands of CHAUVET Professional products to its rental inventory including moving lig…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:47PM

Industry Invited to Participate in the LACE Survey of Workforce Demographics by Michael Eddy

Make your voice heard this fall. The Live Arts, Culture, and Entertainment (LACE) Survey shines a light on all the work done in the entertainment industry, and beyond. This five-minute surve…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:31PM

Julien Reux Creates Collaborative Looks for Blackbear at Red Rocks with Chauvet Professional by Michael Eddy

“Great things in business are never done by one person,” wrote legendary Apple founder Steve Jobs. Replace the word “business” with “production,” and Julien Reux would readily ag…

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:38PM

Gloshine’s Large LED Screens Support the Opening Ceremony of the 20th Games Of Jiangsu Province by Michael Eddy

On the evening of August 28, the opening ceremony of the 20th Games Of Jiangsu Province was held in Taizhou Sports Park in China. The theme for this cultural and sports ceremony was—”Pho…

SOURCE: PLSN at 12:55PM

SETC & USITT’s 9th Annual LiNK – Virtual 2022 Event Set for Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2022 by Michael Eddy

Where Master’s Candidates and Recruiters Connect. Register by November 10 for only $75 SETC and USITT partner each year to bring graduate theater degree programs together with people consi…

SOURCE: PLSN at 12:10PM

New CHAUVET Professional Rogue IP65 Outcast Fixtures Meet Weight Challenge by Michael Eddy

With their IP65 rating, the just-introduced Rogue Outcast 1L Beam and Rogue Outcast 2X Wash are designed to excel outdoors in all weather conditions… but that’s just the beginning. Thank…

SOURCE: PLSN at 12:09PM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Anolis LED House Lighting for the Rakkestad Theatre in Norway by Michael Eddy

Anolis Ambiane and Eminere fixtures were used in the auditorium lighting installation that was a part of the complete revamp at the Rakkestad Theatre, a busy community hub and performance ve…

SOURCE: PLSN at 06:04PM

NAMM Sets Sept. 21 as Priority Booth Assignment Deadline for 2023 Show by Debi Moen

NAMM has set its priority booth assignment deadline as Sept. 21, 2022 for the 2023 NAMM Show, taking place April 13-15 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Southern California. Submitting you…

SOURCE: PLSN at 06:02PM

ADJ Lights Up Iggy Azalea & Natalia Jiménez at Long Beach Pride 2022 by Debi Moen

The Pride Parade in Long Beach, CA, last month was followed by a two-day festival featuring a variety of performance spaces and interactive activations. Islay Events supplied lighting for th…

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:20PM

Michael Ledesma and Elation Keep Up with Carlos Santana on ‘Miraculous Supernatural Tour’ by Debi Moen

When lighting Carlos Santana you’ve got to be on your toes. “It all changes on a dime,” says Santana Lighting Designer Michael Ledesma of the 75-year-old rock and guitar icon. “A set…

SOURCE: PLSN at 07:47AM
Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Vectorworks, Inc. Launches 2023 Version of BIM and CAD Product Line by Michael Eddy

Global design and BIM software provider Vectorworks, Inc. releases Vectorworks 2023, featuring performance improvements and tools developed to give users more time to design. The 2023 releas…

SOURCE: PLSN at 12:41PM

frame:work:london 2022 Conference to be Held Nov. 3 & 4 at CodeNode by Michael Eddy

frame:work is hosting its first in-person conference—frame:work:london—for the creative video community on November 3 & 4 at CodeNode in London, UK. frame:work is a community organiz…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:28AM
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

‘Randy Mayer: A Celebration of Life’ Set for Oct. 15 in Ventura, CA by Debi Moen

A Celebration of Life for Randy Mayer is set for Saturday, Oct. 15. The event starts at 1 pm at The Majestic Ventura Theatre, located at 26 S. Chestnut St., Ventura, CA 93001. All are invite…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:07PM

Claypaky Presents a Wide Range of Products at PLASA by Michael Eddy

Claypaky took part in PLASA 2022, welcoming a large number of industry professionals and practitioners from all over the world at its booth and in the spacious rooms set up in the Henley Sui…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:59PM

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