Sunday, June 26th, 2016

News

Penn Elcom Supplies LED Lighting Solution for Radcliffe Camera in Oxford

Penn Elcom has supplied around 250 metres of Osram Linearlight Flex short pitch power flex LED tape as part of a new, greener and more efficient lighting scheme for one of the UK’s most iconic university library buildings, The Radcliffe Camera in Oxford. The striking neoclassical circular landmark, now Grade I listed, was designed by […]

Robe BMFLs for Patrick Bruel Tour

Lighting designer Nicolas Maisonneuve specified eight Robe BMFL Blades for the latest “Très souvent je pense à vous” (Very Often I Think of You) tour by French singer Patrick Bruel – Nicolas also designed the stage set and evolved the show design and direction with the artist himself. His company, Lampion Mécanique, founded together with the […]

Ampco Flashlight Rental Invests in DL7S and LEDBeam 1000s

Leading Netherlands based production and rental company Ampco Flashlight Rental BV (AFR) has made another substantial investment in Robe moving lights – with the purchase of 80 x DL7S Profile LED fixtures and 80 x LEDBeam 1000s, underlining their commitment to the brand. The new order was delivered via Robe’s Benelux distributor, Controllux and the […]

Robe BMFL Blades & Pointes for TD Garden Installation

Robe moving lights – 20 x BMFL Blades and 32 x Pointes – have been specified and  installed in a brand new lighting installation at Boston’s TD Garden Arena by New Hampshire, U.S.A. based Port Lighting Systems. The project was managed for Port Lighting by lead designer, Ron Kuszmar. The company’s successful working relationship as […]

Penn Elcom Launches New Irish Operation

Global flightcase hardware and premium 19 inch racking manufacturer Penn Elcom is launching Penn Elcom Ireland, a new all-encompassing facility and operation which will spearhead expansion in a growing market and be headed by the charismatic Rory Winston. Penn Elcom Chairman and founder Roger Willems stated, “The Irish pro entertainment industry market shows definitive signs […]

Staging Magic for Philipp Kirkorov Tour

Belgian engineering specialist WIcreations has designed and supplied motion control, customised staging and hardware / infrastructure for Russian singer and superstar Philipp Kirkorov’s current tour – “I” (“Я”) – which features a spectacular show design by renowned creative director, Franco Dragone. WI has previously worked with Dragone on several projects explains project manager Koen Peeters, […]

BMFL Spots for Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks continues his maverick “Man Against Machine” tour which started in fall 2014 and has been delighting his massive and loyal fan base. The immensely popular multi-million album selling rock / country superstar is known for his exciting live shows and amazing connection with his audiences, as well as for taking a very active […]

Mayday for Robe

Over 350 Robe fixtures rocked the main stage of the 2016 Mayday dance event at the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund, Germany, specified by lighting designer Ronnie Santegoeds from Netherlands based 4Light, who was asked to create a jaw-droppingly memorable lightshow by promoters, I-Motion. Ronnie is a regular LD for Dutch hardstyle dance producer / promoter Art […]

Robe offers Best Hospitality

Lighting designer Chris Thoms working for ZEROdB Live created a stunning lightshow for the latest live extravaganza by leading club brand Hospitality which was staged at London’s O2 Academy Brixton … a project on which he utilized Robe Pointes, LEDWash 600s and MMX Spots as the main moving lights. Chris has operated and collaborated on […]

HSL Feels the Amor & Pasión with Il Divo

Lighting and visuals rental specialist HSL has invested again …in more  Martin Pro MAC Viper Wash DXs and MAC Aura XB moving lights, also more grandMA2 consoles for the latest Il Divo UK and European tour. The tour sees the band present their smouldering “Amor & Pasión” (Love & Passion) show … bringing the sizzling […]

tube UK Sounds out the Albert Hall

Manchester based audio specialist tube UK took sonic excellence to new levels with the design and installation of a d&b sound system for Manchester’s lively Albert Hall venue. The beautiful former Wesleyan Chapel built in 1910 was restored to its former glory – complete with original organ – and given a new lease of life […]

Blue Man Group in Las Vegas Switches to Robe

Award-winning, critically-acclaimed and highly successful performance art company Blue Man Group has recently started incorporating Robe moving lights into their show at the Luxor Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Blue Man Group is a heady mega-mix of music, technology, art and excitement which immerses and delights audiences by wrapping them in its infectious beats […]