New grandMA “toys” for Carnival City
Three venues within the Carnival City Casino and Entertainment Worldin Johannesburg, South Africa, now run on the MA Lighting platform creating a uniform system that is easy to manage and work on. “We already have a grandMA light in The Big Top Arena, and a dot 2 core in the Applause Venue which caters for small bands, comedy acts, live DJs, press launches and media activations,” explained Alix van der Walt from INHOUSE Venue Technical Management (IVTM) at Carnival City. “It was easy to make a decision to invest in the dot2 XL-F, which is a versatile and user-friendly console that will accommodate the diverse shows that run in the Mardi Gras Theatre ranging from long-running theatre productions to live bands and live event press conferences.” Jannie de Jager from DWR delivered the console. Prolyte StageDex consisting of various configurations and a wide assortment of legs, rails, stairs and skirting will be used in The Big Top Arena, Carnival City’s main venue. “StageDex is synonymous for their sturdiness and reliability, making this a good investment in terms of safety,” commented Schalk Botha of DWR.