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Stupid F*cking Bird, Part Two

May 18 2015
Aaron Posner’s riff on Chekhov’s The Seagull. Stupid F*cking Bird visits Ann Arbor, MI and Los Angeles. read more

ZZ Top Zigzags Across Country With Bandit Lites

May 18 2015
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – American rock band ZZ Top may be nearing 50 years together, but the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group shows no signs of slowing down as they continue selling out shows across all of North America. Bandit Lites provided the lighting package for ZZ Top in a design made to match the band’s rock sound. read more

PWS Goes On Ride Of A Lifetime For Opening Of Orlando Eye

May 18 2015
ORLANDO,  MAY  18,  2015 —  When  the  world’s  fifth  largest  observation  wheel,  the Orlando  Eye, celebrated  its  opening, Professional  Wireless  Systems  (PWS)  went  along  for  the  ride,  providing  its expert wireless solutions for the Merlin Entertainments attraction’s nationwide-anticipated press event. read more

4Wall New York Vendor Showcase And BBQ Set For May 28th

May 18 2015
More than 30 of the industry’s top manufacturers will converge on 4Wall New York for a day of food and demonstrations. read more

DNJ Pro Announces Novalight Distribution Deal In North America

May 18 2015
DNJ Pro DNJ Pro Brings the Novalight Product Line to the United States, Canada, and Mexico read more

Chauvet Professional Next NXT-1 Creates Wonderland At NYC Fundraiser

May 18 2015
CHAUVET Professional NEW YORK– (For Immediate Release) – In Lewis Carroll’s classic Through The Looking Glass, Alice steps into a mirror to enter an incredible world where flowers talk, chess pieces come to life and characters like the Red Queen tickle the imagination with enchanting feats. The 257 guests at the JCC New York’s “White Hot Night Through The Looking Glass” fundraiser didn’t have to do anything nearly as dramatic as Alice to be treated to a magical evening. read more

in1: The Podcast With Nevin Steinberg

May 18 2015
Cory Pattak's latest podcast is with sound designer Nevin Steinberg, who will be a speaker at the New York Master Classes for Sound, and won a Lortel Award for his sound design of Hamilton. read more

Willow Creek Community Church Adds Meyer Sound JM-1P and 1100-LFC for Two Campuses

May 18 2015
Willow Creek Community Church has recently expanded its arsenal of Meyer Sound systems with JM-1P arrayable loudspeakers and 1100-LFC low-frequency control elements for two of its facilities. Following these upgrades, every major venue on ...

DWP Live Deploys d3 Media Servers on Major Projection Mapping Projects

May 18 2015
DWP Live has taken delivery of nine d3 Technologies 4x4pro media servers for its live event business and DWP Rents dry hire service, and they've been flying off the shelves.
Headquartered in Nashville and with an office in ...

American Launch for Cadac CDC Six at InfoComm15

May 18 2015
Cadac is launching its new CDC six digital live sound production console in America at InfoComm 2015. Launched worldwide at Prolight + Sound, Cadac claims that the CDC six features the fastest, most intuitive user interface and ...

Sound Productions New Demo Room Showcases the Roland M-5000

May 18 2015
Sound Productions, based in the Dallas, Texas metro area, was established in 1972 as a backline rental company for many major touring acts. Over time they began receiving requests for rental of PA systems, which then led to sales of pro audio ...

Faith No More's Second Coming Lit by Bandit Lites

May 18 2015
Following a successful reunion tour, Faith No More took a hiatus before returning with news of their first album in 18 years entitled Sol Invictus. The album is slated for a May 19 release date, and to prepare fans, the alternative metal band ...

AVnu Alliance Announces New Officers for Board of Directors at TSNA Conference

May 18 2015
AVnu Alliance, the industry consortium driving open standards-based deterministic networking through certification, joined engineers, integrators, product managers, and executives from around the world at the inaugural conference on Time ...

World-Class Pianist Lao Tizer Records with Harman's Stereo-Matched AKG Microphones

May 18 2015
As leader of the Oasis Jazz Award-nominated group TIZER, keyboardist/composer Lao Tizer aims to bring international music genres together. While playing a combination of all original jazz, rock, classical, and Afro-Cuban styles, he relies on a ...

PLASA TSP Draft Fall Protection Standard Posted for Review

May 18 2015
Another draft American National Standard has been posted for public review on the PLASA Technical Standards Program website at http://plasa.me/4xvjf: BSR E1.46, Standard for the Prevention of Falls from Theatrical Stages and Raised ...

Theatre in Review: Don Juan (Pearl Theatre Company)

May 18 2015
Considering that his name has become a symbol for womanizers everywhere, it's a little surprising that we don't see more productions of Don Juan. Perhaps it's because Mozart has superseded Molière in the popular imagination. Or perhaps ...

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May 18 2015
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Clay Paky Show Battens Help Christien Methot Light Up H&M Flagship

May 18 2015
H&M, one of the world's largest retailers, opens its latest New York flagship at Herald Center where the illuminated storefront gets a dynamic look from lighting designer Christien Methot who used Clay Paky's new Show Batten fixtures and a grandMA2 onPC system to wrap the structure in a dance of color and light.  A.C.T Lighting, Inc. is the exclusive distributor of Clay Paky and MA Lighting brands in North America. read more