Posts by Patricia Bornhofen

Rigging expert Harvey Sweet retires

Middleton, WI (22 January 2013) – Respected theater-technology expert Harvey Sweet has retired from ETC (Electronic Theatre Controls, Inc.), after....More

ETC Ion® console lights up Kusturica’s punk opera Time of the Gypsies

(29 October 2012) -- Serbian lighting director Viktor Trifu – aka ‘Kiki’ – recently completed the lighting for Emir Kusturica’s visually imaginative....More

ETC Source Four LED™ spotlight wins respect for LEDs

See Source Four LED at LDI 2012, ETC Booth #1522 Middleton, WI (15 October 2012) – “People often assume that LED technology ensures better efficacy....More

ETC to show Source Four Dimmer™ and host of new products at LDI 2012

With new products like the ETC Source Four Dimmer, the Source Four LED™ spotlight, and ETC Rigging’s new Prodigy EXO™ hoist, plus a booth that’s more....More

Taiwan’s Novel Hall for Performing Arts selects ETC lighting systems

Just blocks from Taipei 101 (the tallest office building in the world), in Taiwan’s most cosmopolitan district, Xinyi, is the newly renovated Novel....More

ETC Selador® LED fixtures light up highest train station in Europe, Alps' Jungfraujoch

(20 August 2012) -- The train journey to the Jungfraujoch station in the Swiss Alps is one of the world's most spectacular. Stunning views from the....More

ETC milestone: Three million Source Four® lighting fixtures shipped

(6 August 2012) -- “Is this magic?” asked a magazine reviewer rhetorically in 1993, speaking of a new spotlight that was nearly twice as efficient as....More

ETC Source Four LED™ for France TV Sport's Olympic broadcast studio

(30 July 2012) -- As sports broadcasters flood into London to provide news and commentary on the Olympic Games, one TV station has made the decision....More

Landmark Soweto Theatre, South Africa, opens with ETC Source Four® lighting

(19 July 2012) -- A new era in South Africa has brought a new era for the stage with the opening of the Soweto Theatre in Johannesburg. One of the....More

ETC Source Four LED™ wins ABTT award for Lighting Product of the Year

ETC has won a coveted ABTT 2012 Hook Clamp award for the new ETC Source Four LED spotlight. The unique trophy for ‘Lighting Product of the Year'....More