Live Events

Evita - The Musical

Fri, 16 Feb 2018

Claypaky lighting fixtures support “Ilusio, Magic on Ice.”

Thu, 15 Feb 2018
To help light the show when it appeared last fall at The Berglund Center in Roanoke, Virginia, Lighting Designer Emiliano Morgia chose Claypaky Sharpys and Sharpy Washes supplied by Lee Hartman & Sons in Roanoke.

Philips Lighting hits the high notes on the set of Pitch Perfect 3

Thu, 15 Feb 2018
Philips Vari-Lite fixtures delivered faultless light quality, reliability and versatility to meet the varied lighting demands of the film's production

K-array goes for gold at Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games

Thu, 15 Feb 2018
Reaching four floors aboveground in height, Olympic organisers were in need of an audio system that was precise and powerful for both the audience and athletes.

A night in Namibia for Joss Stone and Robe

Thu, 15 Feb 2018
This much anticipated, high profile and instantly sold-out gig – which saw Stone play a duo set accompanied by acoustic guitarist Leon Michael King – needed to be lit beautifully and appropriately, a task for which the theatre called on the talents and creativity of LD Ramon le Roux of A&R Technologies.

Panasonic unveils beyond 4K 21 000 lumens laser projector

Thu, 08 Feb 2018
Panasonic Business has announced a beyond 4K laser-phosphor addition to its projector lineup aimed at live event staging, exhibitions, rental, and permanent installations.

ETC makes the news at Fox Studios

Thu, 08 Feb 2018
The Los Angeles Bureau of the Fox News Channel has seen its share of rising and falling news personalities, but a constant star is ETC.

Meyer Sound LINA and LEOPARD favoured for National Theatre’s “transcendent” Follies

Thu, 08 Feb 2018
To ensure dialogue and music were carried to the audience with pristine clarity and undiminished impact, the production relied on a Meyer Sound main reinforcement system

Claypaky Mythos2 and Sharpy washes light The Misfits for arena shows in Las Vegas and LA

Thu, 08 Feb 2018
Lighting Designer/Director Jason Cain selected Claypaky Mythos2 and Sharpy Wash fixtures for the back-to-back arena shows.

Sound Stylists first in South Africa with a DiGiCo SD7

Thu, 08 Feb 2018
South Africa is now able to give international audio engineers what they need and what they ask for with the very first DiGiCo SD7 in the country.

ZoukOut 2017 music festival shoots for the stars with HARMAN Professional Solutions

Thu, 01 Feb 2018
Digital Aid deploys a complete JBL by HARMAN VTX Series audio system for Singapore’s leading dusk-to-dawn dance festival

Decadence indulges in Sumptuous Sound with L-Acoustics

Thu, 01 Feb 2018
Brown Note Productions supplies K1/K2/Kara system for year-closing EDM show with Armin Van Buuren, Bassnectar, Diplo, ODESZA, Porter Robinson, Zedd and other top acts

Colour Sound dares to light The Hunna

Thu, 01 Feb 2018
The Hunna are one of the UK bands hotly tipped for great things in 2018 – a young, stylish looking foot-tapping mix of indie rock, compelling lyrics and great tunes – with their forthcoming album ‘Dare’ due for release at the end of May.

Claypaky's Axcor Profile 900: The apex of LED spot performance

Thu, 01 Feb 2018
Thanks to meticulous design and development work, Claypaky has been able to produce a high performance LED fixture with a light emission comparable to a previous generation 1500W fixture (the most powerful available) but with a power consumption of around 1kW

Joburg Theatre welcomes The Color Purple

Thu, 01 Feb 2018
The Color Purple entertains and ultimately uplifts audiences to a state of sheer joy, whilst taking them on a passionate journey of an inspiring family saga.

Aspen Dental wows leadership retreat participants with AV Stumpfl RAW Media Servers

Tue, 30 Jan 2018
Impact Communications helped its client Aspen Dental create an unforgettable leadership retreat in Arizona (USA), featuring AV Stumpfl’s RAW media server systems.

WI helps Little Mermaid Production Fly

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
WIcreations were asked to design and co-ordinate flying systems and stage automation having provided similar services for Marmalade’s 2016 production of another Disney musical, “Beauty and the Beast”.

Robe battles with In Flames

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
The production design included lighting, video, set and drapes and was created by Fredrik and his colleagues at Greenwall, together with lead singer Anders Fridén.

Robe for Petar Grašo

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
Croatian pop singer Petar Grašo completed a trio of sold-out high-profile arena shows - at the Spaladium Arena in Split, the Roman Arena in Pula finishing up at Zagreb Arena - with lighting, video and scenography designed by Sven Kučinić.

Green Hippo helps HP Disrupt their Partner Awards

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
The herd of hippos running the show included 3 Boreals and 1 Karst all feeding 13 Christie LHD 700 7K Projectors. These projectors were used to map the 12 rectangular dinner tables from above with custom content.

Elation rings in a New Year at Fontainebleau Hotel Miami Beach

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
Everlast Productions creates a memorable New Year’s Eve show.

DiGiCo and Major Tom make light work of the touring world

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
Taking the challenges of the audio industry in its stride one tour at a time, UK rental company Major Tom has built a stunning reputation for itself, providing world-class sound to some of the biggest touring acts on the circuit.

Mega Show for Dead & Company

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
Chris Ragan of Raygun Design has created a fresh and spectacular lighting scheme utilizing 24 of Robe’s new MegaPointes, 36 Spiiders, 37 BMFL Spots and six BMFL Blades -all of which are at the core of the rig.

Penn Elcom launches Cross 3

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
Cross 3 is a brand new ground-breaking, high-performance cable protection product launched by Penn Elcom, which is tough, durable, fire-retardant, aesthetically pleasing and infinitely useful for any festival, concert, show, event or exhibition environment – indoors or outdoors.

Philips Lighting's LED fixtures for L.A. LIVE's Novo by Microsoft

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
The 2 356-capacity Novo by Microsoft is a flexible venue hosting live music of many genres, as well as comedy shows and a full and varied events program.

Blue Array rock out on a DiGiCo at +LIVE+

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
The +Live+ Reunion World Tour, presented by AMP Events, played to sold-out houses at Time Square’s new Sun Arena in Menlyn Park on 10 and 11 November last year.

Gearhouse and Afropunk

Thu, 25 Jan 2018
Technical solutions provider, Gearhouse Group, provided the staging, lighting, audio visual, LED screens, power and rigging to the festival and show sync’s Clinton Seery took on production direction for the South African iteration.

Robe making Impact in Schladming

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
To help make the biggest impact possible with bold and vibrant lighting, Robe was enlisted for the biggest party in the Alps

Large Elation lighting package Lights Houston’s “Toast to Living Well” gala

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
Hurricane Harvey benefit features rig of 100+ Elation fixtures including new Artiste DaVinci

Elation Artiste DaVinci™ Over the Rainbow on Syracuse Stage’s “The Wizard of Oz”

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
LD Herrick Goldman uses Elation theatrical LED moving spot for colour and effects on dazzling acrobatic take on beloved musical

Gorillaz ‘Got the Power’ with Mythos2 on Humanz World Tour

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
British ‘virtual band’ Gorillaz have headed out on their much anticipated worldwide Humanz tour with a bigger than ever light and video experience.

Avolites Ai R8 servers' versatility and speed power epic video content at The Festival Presidente

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
On the festival's opening night, Latin music star Gabriel performed in front of LED screens displaying florid, fast-paced graphics, powered by Avolites' Ai R8 media servers.

Divine service for Hillsong's London Carols

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
In December, specialist lighting and rigging provider TSL successfully met the large-scale production requirements and tight deadlines for a festive event with a difference - the UK's largest carol service, staged at the SSE Wembley Arena, London.

Jamiroquai – experiments in sound

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
The 2017 tour by Jamiroquai, begun in Spring 2017 with a run of festival appearances and a short stretch around Japan, is now touring Europe in earnest with full production.

Elation Proteus™ performs on 2017 Riptide Music Festival

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
Held December 2nd and 3rd in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Riptide Music Festival took over Fort Lauderdale Beach for the second year running.

DiGiCo in full control at MTV EMAs

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
It had been more than 20 years since the EMAs descended on London, but it certainly did not look or sound that way at the SSE Arena on November 12, 2017. Hosted by Rita Ora, the production was in the safe hands of long-time MTV audio supplier, Britannia Row, whose specification this time around was dominated by DiGiCo.

Fall Out Boy ramps up for the “Mania Tour” with Claypaky

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
Fall Out Boy has embarked on their sold-out arena “Mania Tour,” whose North American leg kicked off in Cleveland in October and wrapped in Phoenix in November.

MLA Mini triumphs at inaugural BCX disrupt summit

Thu, 18 Jan 2018
Lucidity work their magic in challenging South African conference venue

Monster Truck Magic: A 4K Christmas with Christie and The Ehrlich Brothers

Thu, 11 Jan 2018
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Ehrlich Brothers combine traditional magic skills and AV to create shows that keep Christie Boxer 4K30 projectors and a Pandoras Box media server on the road for months.

Robert Juliat Cyrano performs at Dubai’s La Perle by Dragone

Wed, 10 Jan 2018
La Perle, a spectacular new acrobatic water show from Franco Dragone, opened Al Habtoor City, Dubai under Robert Juliat Lights.