Lighting for theater productions

Acclaim Lighting Introduces New Generation Dyna Drum HO; White Version Boasts Over 1 Million Center Candela

Acclaim Lighting -- Dyna Drum HO- second generation RGBW version

Acclaim Lighting of Los Angeles, California USA, has introduced the second generation of its Dyna Drum HO. According to Acclaim, the new Dyna Drum HO features a new chipset and optic system that the company engineered from the ground up. This high-power floodlight now offers higher energy efficiency than the …

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Ayrton Debuts Ghibli™, its first LED spot, at PLASA London 2017

At the 40th PLASA London 2017, entertainment lighting specialist Ayrton debuted the Ghibli™, the company’s first LED spotlight. The Ghibli™ expands the company’s automated lighting range. The compact, and lightweight, Ghibli boasts high output, a selectable CRI, ultra-efficient optics, and an 8:1 zoom from 7° to 56°. The company was …

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Stahl Construction Completes ALL-LED-Lit Performing Arts Center (PAC) at Providence Academy

Stahl Construction completes PAC for Providence Academy

Stahl Construction announced the completion of the technologically-advanced Performing Arts Center (PAC) at Providence Academy in Plymouth. According to Stahl, the PAC is the first all-LED-lit performance theater in the state of Minnesota. Providence Academy serves as a private, Roman-Catholic, college-preparatory K-12 school. The school has partnered with Stahl Construction …

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Fixtures from Philips Lighting Illuminate Australian Production Wicked at Theatre Royal

Philips Lighting illuminates Australian production of Wicked at Theatre Royal in Hobart, Australia.

Gareth Kays of GK Productions, a performance technology company in Tasmania, worked as both the lighting designer and technical supplier for The Show Company’s Australian production of Wicked, the Wizard of Oz prequel. Kays says he was hired to create an impressive, Broadway-style production on a relatively small stage. Keys …

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Ayrton Takes the Stage with Lady Gaga for Super Bowl Halftime Show

Aryton illuminates Lady Gaga Super Bowl Halftime performance

On 5 February Houston, Texas hosted the NFL’s Super Bowl LI, between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons at NRG Stadium. At the highly-anticipated Pepsi Zero Sugar Halftime Show, Lady Gaga entertained with a high-octane 13-minute performance. Over 115 million people worldwide caught the performance. Lighting designer, Bob …

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AT&T and Current Team Up to Bring IoT to Cities

AT&T and Current, powered by GE have announced an exclusive agreement to team up to connect U.S. and Mexican cities to the Internet of Things (IoT). The partnership intends to improve the way cities communicate, operate, and meet the needs of citizens. Also, the latest deal between the two companies …

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