Check out all our coverage from the show floor at PLASA 2013 from the 6th - 9th October at ExCeL!
Brilliant Stages Build a Man For Take That’s Tour
Take That’s Progress Live 2011 Tour reunited its 5 original performers for the first time in over 15 years as they played to packed stadiums in the band’s biggest tour to date.
There's no Place like the Palladium
L. Frank Baum's novel has been adapted into a hit MGM film, three silent movies, comics, a Broadway musical and countless other stage and amateur productions, so it was only a matter of time before The Wizard of Oz hit the West End.
The future of Channel 69 - what you need to know
By now you have probably heard that in 2012 Ofcom will be clearing out the 800Mhz frequency band which includes Channel 69. If you own any radio microphones or other RF equipment such as IEMs (In Ear Monitors) that operate within this spectrum you will… [more]
The Stage Managers tool kit
Lois Dawson shares with us what every well equipped stage manager should carry with them in their kit.
Robe Lighting is celebrating its 20th glorious year throughout 2014. 20 Years! The company first made the pilgrimage to Prolight+Sound, Frankfurt in 1994 when there were seven full time employees! That number has now grown to 470 who are engaged in manufacturing in the Czech Republic and sales and support teams in four wholly owned […]
Liverpool based Adlib Audio launches a new specialist division – Adlib Speakers – to manufacture and market its AA brand of speakers, which are very proudly made in Liverpool, England. Hand-crafted and designed to perfection by a dedicated team of individuals who know their audio, using quality components, precision engineering and innovation, the AA series […]
West London based rental company Entec’s Sound division renewed its long term acquaintance with Bedales School, supplying a d&b sound system and crew for their annual Rock Concert event, staged in the 340 capacity Olivier Theatre on the school’s picturesque campus in Hampshire. Bedales is one of the UK’s leading independent schools, founded in 1893 […]
Bristol, UK, based lighting rental specialist Fineline Lighting is supplying all house lighting & rigging to Motion – one of the most popular multi-room clubbing experiences in the UK , located in a atmospherically significant collection of historic warehouses in central Bristol, and with a reputation for showcasing some of the best EDM sounds on […]
Robe has renewed its sponsorship of Czech MotoGP racer Karel Abraham for the 2014 Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix. Abraham kicks off the 2014 season with a brand new Honda bike and lots of positive attitude. Says Robe s.r.o CEO Josef Valchar, “Supporting Karel in the Moto GP was a great success for us […]
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire UK based cross rental facility Dry Hire Lighting has invested in a substantial quantity of new Robe moving lights to boost their available hire stock of Robe fixtures, making them one of the largest rental stockists of Robe fixtures in the UK. The new purchase comprises of a mix of Robe ROBIN […]
This year, Robe was already involved in some of the highest high profile New Year’s shows around the world including Berlin, Las Vegas and New York … and once again its moving lights were right at the centre of the action for Chinese New Year celebrations in London’s Trafalgar Square, featuring an afternoon of onstage […]
Young Brazilian sertanejo rhythm singer Lucas Ferreira – one of the countries new sertanejo pop music sensations – staged a huge show in Lençóis Paulista in the outskirts of São Paulo – his birthplace – to film his first ever DVD. The venue was in a charismatic disused warehouse in the industrial district of the […]
Eclipse Presentations has added the busy Hilton London Wembley hotel to its list of high profile serviced venues in the UK capital. The Kent based event specialist will have a Sales Manager based on site and will co-ordinate all technical and creative production elements for the various functions, conferences, events, shows and meetings taking place […]
Blackburn UK based lighting and visuals rental company HSL supplied lighting and a brand new LED product to the highly acclaimed and much anticipated first full production tour by super-hot trip hop trio London Grammar. On the tour, HSL supplied a new GoldPix 77 LED surface. This is a 500 X 500 mm panel populated […]
XL Video is excited to announce the creation of a new ‘Centre of Excellence’ for Media Servers and Control Systems. The team, whose expertise will be available to clients of XL Video worldwide, will be led by Christian Dickens, Media Server and Control Systems Manager at XL Video UK. Christian, who has recently joined XL […]
Robe Lighting s.r.o., the Czech based entertainment lighting multi-national announces the acquisition of the complete range of LiteWare portable battery LED products from UK company Global Design Solutions (GDS). With immediate effect the sales, marketing, manufacture and support for this award winning range will be transferred to Robe, and be available through both the company’s […]