Friday, June 24, 2022

Main Light Expands its Inventory with Ayrton’s Khamsin Profile Luminaires by Michael Eddy

Main Light, LLC, a preeminent dry hire rental partner, has recently added Ayrton’s Khamsin Profile luminaires to their extensive rental offerings. These new units are already in stock at M…

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:50PM

Out of Order, Guy Jacobson’s Upcoming Comedy Film, Shot with Camera Package from PRG by Michael Eddy

Community building, relationships, and a desire to bring more joy into the world were the fuel for writer/director Guy Jacobson while writing, financing, and filming the upcoming courtroom c…

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:43PM

TKTS® Times Square Turns 49 This Saturday, June 25 by Michael Eddy

Since the iconic TKTS by TDF Booth in Times Square reopened on September 14, 2021, they have resumed their role as the go-to destination for same-day evening (and next day matinee) discount …

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:42PM

The Shubert Foundation Gives Record $37.6 Million to 609 Arts Organizations Nationwide by Michael Eddy

The Shubert Foundation announced a record $37.6 million in unrestricted grants to not-for-profit theaters, dance companies, academic theater training programs, and related service agencies. …

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:27PM

LD Cat West Selects Ayrton IntelliPix-R for NKOTB’s MixTape Tour by Debi Moen

Multiplatinum selling pop group New Kids On The Block (NKOTB) continues to wow fans with their MixTape Tour 2022 featuring friends Salt-N-Pepa, Rick Astley and En Vogue as special guests. Li…

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:19PM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Bandit Lites Touring Team Grows by Debi Moen

With summer productions back in full swing, Bandit Lites in Nashville announces the hiring of Kelly Feild, Tim Keller, Hayley Elliott, and Katie Feltes as full-time, touring lighting technic…

SOURCE: PLSN at 06:08PM

ETC Names New Midwest Regional Sales Managers for Entertainment and Architectural Markets by Michael Eddy

ETC announces two new Regional Sales Managers taking lead in the Midwest. Bryan Yeager has been named the Midwest Entertainment Regional Manager and Katie O’Connell has been named the Midw…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:10AM

Pixelhue Introduces the X400 Media Server by Michael Eddy

Pixelhue is a company born of the desire to innovate, creating new technology and video processing solutions for the Pro AV industry, while never sacrificing the stability and ease of use. I…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:30AM

Sooner Routhier Reflects Spherical Looks for Coldplay With Chauvet Professional Color STRIKE M by Debi Moen

Gazing up at the sky, Pythagoras felt a mystical harmony resonating through the heavens as the sun and moon, joined the stars and planets floating through their celestial orbits. “There is…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:28AM

Ayrton MagicBlade FX Fixtures Create Dynamic Effects for Jack White’s Tour by Debi Moen

The former White Stripes frontman currently wowing fans with Jack White: The Supply Chain Issues Tour has 82 Ayrton MagicBlade FX fixtures delivering dynamic effects lighting on stage. Matth…

SOURCE: PLSN at 09:43AM

Claypaky Lights Up Tim McGraw’s New US Tour by Debi Moen

Lighting and Production Designer Patrick Brannon selected Claypaky Xtylos, A.leda B-EYE K20s and Sharpys for country superstar Tim McGraw’s just completed McGraw Tour 2022, which played da…

SOURCE: PLSN at 09:00AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

PRG Sends GLP into Battle for the “Great Fight Night” at Cologne’s Lanxess Arena by Michael Eddy

Two of the most successful German Twitch streamers, Trymacs and MckyTV, met recently—not for an Esports event, but for a real boxing match. Believing in the motto ‘the more, the merrier…

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:44PM
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

PTZOptics Brings MIDI Control to PTZ Cameras by Michael Eddy

PTZOptics, manufacturers of affordable broadcast-quality robotic cameras, and the MIDI Association, the international stewards of MIDI technology, recently announced a new frontier for MIDI …

SOURCE: PLSN at 05:33PM

ADJ: COB Cannon LP200ST LED Wash Fixture with RGBAL Color Mixing by Michael Eddy

ADJ is expanding both its popular COB Cannon Series of LED wash fixtures as well as its new range of lighting products incorporating lime LED chips with the introduction of the COB Cannon LP…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:50PM

Le Mark: Sausage and T-Bar Camera Markers by Dirty Rigger by Michael Eddy

Le Mark Group has long been known for providing kit that makes sense in the backstage world. Now, the flooring, tapes and labels specialist has expanded its offering with a new line of Briti…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:38PM

Hayden James Gets Lifted with Bandit Lites by Debi Moen

Australian producer and DJ Hayden James recently wrapped up his North American Lifted tour with a lighting system provided by Bandit Lites. With more than a half a billion streams, the award…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:34PM

The Theatrical Sound Designers and Composers Association (TSDCA) Announces their Seventh Annual Meeting by Michael Eddy

The Theatrical Sound Designers and Composers Association (TSDCA) announced their seventh annual membership meeting, being held in person for the first time in three years. On June 25 – 27,…

SOURCE: PLSN at 04:30PM

Prolights: EclNanoPanel TWC Compact-Sized, Battery-Operated Soft Light by Michael Eddy

Prolights has debuted the EclNanoPanel TWC, the smallest member of the EclPanel range, containing all the features of the larger format soft lights in a compact-sized, battery-operated lumin…

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:44PM

IPS Taps LynTec to Support the Massive Lighting Install at FirstBank Amphitheater by Michael Eddy

LynTec, a leading manufacturer of innovative electrical power control solutions for professional audio, video, and lighting (AVL) systems, is providing simple, web-enabled, on/off power cont…

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:23PM

Chauvet Professional Helps Radiant Bible Church Create Stage Presence by Debi Moen

Like many houses of worship, Radiant Bible Church in Indianapolis “went heavily into livestreaming” during the Covid lockdown according to Technical Director Wes Harris. Although the pan…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:12AM

Mark Cunniffe Chooses Ayrton Rig for Ed Sheeran’s Mathematics Tour by Debi Moen

Lighting and Production Designer, Mark Cunniffe, has chosen to light Ed Sheeran’s current Mathematics world tour, with a lighting rig composed almost entirely of Ayrton IP65-rated fixtures…

SOURCE: PLSN at 08:10AM
Monday, June 20, 2022

Main Light Adds to Investment in Elation Gear with Weatherproof DTW Blinders by Frank Hammel

Industry-leading dry hire provider Main Light has added Elation Professional’s DTW Blinder 350 IP™ to its rental inventory. The variable white IP65-rated LED blinders are currently in st…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:29AM
Sunday, June 19, 2022

In Memoriam: Television Scenic Designer Victor Paganuzzi, 90 by Michael Eddy

PLSN has learned of the death of longtime television Scenic Designer Victor Paganuzzi, who died on June 16, 2022 at age 90. He was the designer of the distinctive set of CBS Sunday Morning …

SOURCE: PLSN at 09:18PM

Long Reach Long Riders Reach $1M Raised by Michael Eddy

Just as their 19th annual ride is starting, the Long Reach Long Riders are thrilled to announce the achievement of a major milestone. Thanks to literally thousands of individual and corporat…

SOURCE: PLSN at 06:15PM
Friday, June 17, 2022

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Ceremony Shines with Bandit Lites by Debi Moen

Bandit Lites provided a lighting system for The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2022 Induction Ceremony and celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Title 9 [officially written as T…

SOURCE: PLSN at 03:02PM

Chauvet Professional Color STRIKE M Adds to Andrew Goedde-Tony Caporale Collaboration on Goose Tour by Debi Moen

Andrew Goedde, the lighting designer for Goose since 2018, has been creating a procession of deeply evocative looks for the Connecticut quintet as they’ve played live music venues and fest…

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:03PM

ROE Visual Honored at the 20th Annual Parnelli Awards by Michael Eddy

Presented by FOH and PLSN, the 20th Annual Parnelli Awards returned to the 2022 NAMM show on June 3rd for a special evening. Among those honored at the awards was ROE Visual which won the In…

SOURCE: PLSN at 01:54PM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

LightParts Welcomes Back Briana Decker by Michael Eddy

LightParts Inc, the parts and repair source for entertainment lighting, is pleased to welcome Briana Decker back to the team. Decker’s role at LightParts is Repair Coordinator and Sales. R…

SOURCE: PLSN at 05:03PM

Technology that Powers Vivid Sydney Reveals Soul of the City by Michael Eddy

After a three-year hiatus, the results of the hard work from the TDC Crew of project managers, creative technologists, designers, and engineers working behind-the-scenes at Vivid Sydney are …

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:48PM

ROE Visual Concludes Memorable Participation at InfoComm 2022 by Michael Eddy

Wrapping up another fruitful trade show of the season, The ROE Visual team has returned from Las Vegas following the long-awaited InfoComm show. ROE Visual showcased an array of its latest L…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:39AM
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Available Light Phoenix, The Western Expansion Continues by Michael Eddy

Available Light (AvLt) announces that its new Phoenix studio continues its western expansion beyond Los Angeles, first announced in April 2022. Available Light is an internationally recogni…

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:41PM

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