Lighting for theater productions

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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Christmas Theater Production Uses Ayrton NandoBeams

LL Fitz Store scene in production of Dick Whittington at Hawthorne Theater-- Photo courtesy of Mark Bryan of A2Zoom Photography

The production of Dick Whittington at the Hawthorne Theatre in Welwyn offers a central tale of good versus evil with some cheesy jokes and sometimes questionable costumes. The production is a traditional Christmas pantomime and a staple of the British festive period. However, a tremendous amount of work goes into …

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White Rock Theater Gets Lighting Upgrade

Penn Elcom-- White Rock Theater-- Hastings, UK

The White Rock Theater on the seafront in Hastings, UK, which dates back to 1927, offers a diverse range of touring shows embracing numerous performance genres, including ballet, opera, comedies, musicals, and children’s programs. Penn Elcom specified and undertook the new LED lighting upgrade at the theater. The theater expects …

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Osram Subsidiary Clay Paky Acquires Entertainment Lighting Firm ADB

Osram subsidiary Clay Paky, which is a producer of entertainment lighting, has acquired certain assets from ADB TTV SAS and will continue their business operations. French company ADB has a factory in Saint Quentin that specializes in lighting for theaters and TV studios. The companies completed the transaction on August …

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Scotland’s Symphony Orchestra Venue Gets Chroma-Q Luminaires

Royal Scottish National Orchestra’s (RSNO) new, rehearsal and concert facility in Glasgow got over one hundred and thirty of the Chroma-Q® Inspire™ LED house lights. The facility with 600 seats, which is the home of Scotland’s symphony orchestra, installed the new luminaires to provide light of exceptional quality for both …

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White Light Supplies Equipment and Lighting for SOHO Show

Stufish Entertainment Architects are world renowned for the creation, design and delivery of many shows and events. Recent clients include The Rolling Stones, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Queen and One Direction. This year Stufish Entertainment Architects have teamed up with the National Centre for Circus Arts in to create a brand …

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