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An Avolites Tiger Touch II console using Avolites’ latest Titan 10.1 software was used to program and control the high-octane lighting design for the renowned Wild Fruit ‘Summer of Love’ dance tent at the famous annual LGBTQ equality and diversity festival, Brighton Pride. Providing the venue with a series of

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Prestigious Cambridge-based school, The Leys has recently upgraded the drama technical facilities of its purpose-built theatre and performing arts centre with the latest energy-efficient Spotlight Green Line white LED Fresnels. As part of an ongoing upgrade of the theatre’s lighting to keep the equipment up to date and move towards

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Returning to London’s iconic O2 Arena for one of 2017’s most anticipated pop reunions, the flagship Firenze touring system from Italian innovator K-array was recently deployed for the return of Bros. For Bros, the core front of house system comprises just 12 KH8 panels per side were flown to deliver

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Philips Lighting has announced that it has worked closely with Opera Sanxay to introduce the first-ever moving light rig for the celebrated Soirées Lyrique de Sanxay opera festival, staged from 10-14 August. The lighting rig for this year’s production combined traditional and LED light sources. Moving lights, including Philips VL4000

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The annual 10 day Gentse Feesten is a go-to event for Northern European music lovers. Shining brightly against the city’s beautiful gothic architecture was the festival’s Sint-Baafsplein square stage. Vince de Schinckel brought one of the festival’s largest stage to glittering life with help from eight STRIKE 1, 20 Maverick

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Entertainment engineering experts WIcreations has constructed several major set elements and developed associated rigging systems for the spectacular stage architecture for the Rolling Stones’ ‘No Filter’ European tour. Their task included three major aspects: creating a cantilevered stage roofing system above the main performance area; devising a method for rigging

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Robe moving lights were top of the spec list compiled by Frederic “Aldo” Fayard from Paris based visual design practice Concept K, who produced an elaborate lighting design for the 2017 Summer Stadium Festival staged at the Orange Velodrome in Marseille. Robe is a moving light brand that Aldo embraces

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Leading California production company Stage-Tech again dipped into its extensive inventory of Elation Professional lighting gear to deliver an impact full lighting package at this year’s Hard Summer Music Festival. Stage-Tech has been involved with Hard Summer for the last eight years and this year handled design, lighting, video, and

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OneRepublic headlined the Honbda Civic Tour of North America with an impressive lighting design by Mark Butts, production and lighting designer at Los Angeles-based Preset Productions, with 103 Ayrton MagicPanel™-602 fixtures, supplied by global rental company VER. These help realise a unique design intent by Butts and co-production designer and

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