News

London’s Park Theatre upgrades with ETC ColorSource Spot jr

ETC dealer Stage Electrics has supplied ColorSource Spot jr fixtures to upgrade the lighting in London’s Park Theatre.

News

The Other Side, the first L-ISA Spatial Audio Nightclub

The Other Side is the world’s first club to adopt L-ISA Spatial Audio. A complete 360° L-ISA 14.1.5 immersive configuration takes the 900-capacity nightclub experience to a whole new level for the audience and artists in Amsterdam.

News

Robe has A Laugh with Lado Bizovicar at Slovenska Muska Event

The lighting design of Lado Bizovicar extravaganza event was created by Crt Birsa and Greta Godnic featuring 355 Robe lighting fixtures in the 500+ luminaires of the rig.

News

L-Acoustics Elevates Anne Hamlett to Chief People Officer

L-Acoustics announces the appointment of Anne Hamlett to Chief People Officer, marking a pivotal moment in the company's evolution and placing the company’s people-centric education and innovation culture at the core of its strategy and future.

News

Astera Launches LunaBulb

The new LunaBulb has debuted – alongside a display of Astera’s full lighting ecosystem – at Cine Gear LA Expo 2024.

Tests

AYRTON RIVAL PROFILE, AN ENDLESS REVOLUTION!

Ayrton has gone very, very, very far with a machine featuring a new, high-light output, IP65, continuous pan and tilt LED source, versatile and tailor-made for contractors. It wins an SLU Innovation Award.

News

Novatech holds stock of Ayrton Domino Wash in Australia

Novatech Creative Event Technology, the first production company in Australia to hold stock of Ayrton’s IP65-rated Domino Wash fixtures, invested in 48 units and put them to work on the Adelaide Festival.

Reports

Michel Sardou, the curtsy of an old wolf to the sound of a young Panther

Michel Sardou's very last tour, which ended on 29 March 2024 at the Arena de Brest, benefited from the Rouveyrollis & Hauser reference technical team and Panther, the new Meyer Sound system. We listened to the boss's farewell to Bordeaux.

News

VELES PERFORMS ELECTION NIGHT ON TVP WITH ROE VISUAL

ROE Visual takes pride in its integral role in Veles Productions' ground-breaking LED-based Virtual Productions during the 2023 Polish Election night.

News

Hamilton chooses ETC for its UK and Ireland Tour

The multi-award winning and internationally known musical Hamilton has selected ETC fixtures and control for its UK and Ireland tour.

News

ALEX MUNGAL’S VISUAL JOURNEY ON DISTURBED WINTER 2024 TOUR FEATURES CHAUVET PROFESSIONAL

49 x Chauvet Professional Color Strike M motorized strobe-washes played a key role in Mungal’s visual orchestra.

News

World-class gymnastics on the road: PRG turns to GLP for the latest touring production of Feuerwerk der Turnkunst

World-class gymnastics on the road : impression X5 Compact used as a tracker, and for discreet lighting behind barriers.

Reports

ROBE CELEBRATES 30 YEARS AT PROLIGHT+SOUND

Robe chose PL+S to celebrate 30 years of development and innovation, with concerts, parties and demonstrations of new products, including the iBolt Laser Beam, which won an SLU Innovation Award.

News

Cameo at the M.A.M.A. Awards in Lithuania

Lithuania's top artists gathered at the Žalgiris Arena, the largest concert hall in the Baltic States, to attend the M.A.M.A. awards, under a light design featuring over 250 Cameo projectors.

Reports

THE GRANDMA 3 TAKES OFF WITH V2.0.0.4

Fasten your seat belts and get ready for take-off! The GrandMA3 console from the MA Lighting company benefits from the new version v.2.0.0.4 of its software, which will propel stage lighting towards new horizons. This version was eagerly awaited in the entertainment world.

News

Ayrton Cobra lights up Milan’s D'Assago Forum for The Kolors

The Kolors gave an unforgettable performance at the Forum d'Assago in Milan. The lighting for the concert was designed by Francesco De Cave who chose 120 Ayrton Cobra laser-sourced fixture.

Reports

ADAMSON VGT AND THE VERGENCE GROUP, IT’S PROMISING!

Unveiled shortly before ISE 2024, the new VGt system, the first model of the Vergence Group, fulfils Brock Adamson’s dream of having a large-format line array enclosure that is amplified, processed, supports Milan and incorporates virtually all the technology designed and built at his factory in Port Perry, Ontario.

News

Robe for Brigada Tech TV series

Robe moving light products which were supplied by Valladolid-based rental company were selected for Brigada TV series.

Reports

ROBERT JULIAT RAVEL AND TRISTAN, AT THE CUTTING EDGE OF TECHNOLOGY

The French manufacturer reveals for the first time its new LED Profile models called Ravel at the cutting edge of technology. They share the spotlight with Tristan, a “2.0” manual LED Follow Spot.

Reports

THE MAC VIPER XIP MARTIN TAKES OVER

Every lighting technician and lighting designer knows the Mac Viper, the huge success of the Danish brand over the past 12 years, which is still frequently found on tour technical sheets. Martin chose the Prolight+Sound 2024 to formalize the release of its descendant the Viper XIP, follow the guide!

News

TAF Names XLR as Distributor for Benelux and France

TAF is happy to announce that XLR is its new distributor for Benelux and France. XLR is a highly respected and experienced A/V company based in Brussels, Belgium. Established in 2013, XLR specializes in the distribution and installation of audiovisual equipment for live events and custom projects.

News

Parisian Théâtre de la Renaissance chooses ETC’s Halcyon

The renowned Théâtre de la Renaissance is the latest venue in France to choose ETC gear to upgrade its lighting. ETC dealer So What & Co supplied High End Systems Halcyon Titanium fixtures for the Parisian theatre.

Reports

L-ISA ENHANCES LOMEPAL AT THE ACCOR ARENA

The sold-out tour of Lomepal came to a triumphant culmination at the Accor Arena in Paris, with three exceptional concerts. An immense audience, singing along to the French rapper’s every hit, created such a close bond that the artist was overwhelmed by moments of intense intimacy.

News

Robe Rocks the Circus Again

Ten dancers, an 18-piece rock ‘n’ roll band and over 100 Robe moving lights brought the performance to life, embracing 40 musical moments from iconic artists like AC/DC, Kiss, Metallica and many more.

News

NEXO ID84 creates vibes at a Saint Tropez beach club

Nikki Beach Saint Tropez chose a highly controllable, IP54, and directional NEXO ID84 column system in a design that achieves excellent coverage of the club and powerful, full-range sound for guests, without bleeding into the surrounding neighbourhood.

News

Europalco and L-Acoustics transforms Portugal’s biggest venue into a spectacular sound show

The Portuguese service provider Europalco creates into Lisbon's iconic MEO Arena, an immersive sensory delight for the Generali Tranquilidade event using the L-ISA system from L Acoustics for the first time in Portugal.

Tests

THE MARTIN MAC ONE WITHIN REACH

This new 4.4 kg Wash/Beam, with its 4° - 30° zoom and Aura effect, will enable lighting designers to bring their ideas to life and incorporate this featherweight compact fixture into their designs.

News

Hippotizer is content powerhouse for Finnish show Tähdet, tähdet

Nine Roe Vanish V8T LED screens with live and pre-made content manipulated using tvONE's Green Hippo brand of Hippotizer Media Servers were key for Finland’s popular TV contest ‘Tähdet, tähdet’.

News

Patrick Woodroffe enthrals attendees at the 'Lighting The Stars' workshop organized in Lisbon by Claypaky and SLS

Patrick Woodroffe, LD for Rolling Stones, AC/DC, the London Olympic Games among others, recently held a workshop on lighting at the Teatro Ibérico in Lisbon.

News

Anolis Calumma LEDs Highlight Famous CNIT Building Ceiling in Paris

The famous and distinctive folded concrete triangular-shaped vaulted ceiling of the CNIT building at the La Défense in Paris … has been newly, beautifully, and subtly illuminated with Anolis Calumma XL SC LED luminaires.

Tests

SOPRANO 3 HQS, THE MAGICAL PROFILE FIXTURE BY DTS

We tested the SOPRANO 3 HQS cutout, equipped with a 190 W multi-color RGBACL LED engine, with its 15°-30° lens. And she has some very nice surprises for us.

News

Gonzalo Herranz Gutierrez joins Avolites as Senior Product Specialist

Avolites Managing Director Paul Wong stated, “We’ve worked with Gonzalo for many years and are absolutely thrilled he’s joining the Avolites global team.”

News

Ayrton lighting fixtures, grandMA3 consoles and MDG theONE atmospheric generators hit the road with Cody Johnson

Bandit Lites, Inc. has provided Ayrton Ghibli and Khamsin lighting fixtures, grandMA3 and MDG theONE atmospheric generators to LD, Richard “Wookie” Whitley, for Cody Johnson’s Leather Tour and Johnson’s sold-out 360 show.

News

Rainbow Lighting Invests in Astera

Desmond Gqitekaya’s Astera kit go on most of the jobs which has also recently included Japanese Manga series ONE PIECE for which he was Best Boy.

News

ETC adds PAR jr to the ColorSource fixture family

ColorSource PAR jr is the newest addition to the affordable line of ETC fixtures that has become a staple in venues around the world. A perfect complement to Spot jr, PAR jr boasts a similar feature set and includes a four-color red, green, blue and lime array.

News

Robe Footsies Crack It at Orlando Ballet

As the cornerstone of its 50th Anniversary Season, the Orlando Ballet commissioned a spectacular new production of The Nutcracker, one of the world’s most popular and most performed ballets, which debuted last December.

News

Claypaky illuminates "Raffa in the Sky" at the Teatro Donizetti in Bergamo

“As soon as I was appointed as LD for ‘Raffa in the Sky’, I started thinking about the kind of light and (…) there are two main reasons why I preferred Claypaky.” Explains LD Alessandro Anderoli.

Reports

EUROPEAN LAUNCH OF THE JDC2 IP, THE NEW SUPER-POWERED HYBRID STROBE/WASH FROM GLP

A new generation version of the famous JDC1 appears in the German Light Products catalog. We find out about it in detail with Greg Westwood, product specialist for GLP.

News

Ayrton’s Cobra Strikes the Right Light for Luciano

Throughout February 2024, German Rap artist, Luciano, worked his way across Europe on his Seductive tour. The 80 Ayrton Cobra fixtures specifieds proved to be a brilliant success for the show.

Reportages

CAMEO OPUS X4 1400 W PROFILE AND THE LASER SOURCE ORON H2

Relentlessly continuing to offer new products in terms of lighting, Cameo has chosen Catalonia at the start of 2024 to unveil a range of new products. We meet up with Fabrice Dayan to guide us through the ranges.