Theatre http://livedesignonline.com/taxonomy/term/7530/more en Let The Sunshine In: STRIKE 1 Creates New Day In Hair http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/let-sunshine-strike-1-creates-new-day-hair <div class="field-byline"> CHAUVET Professional </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><strong>SUNRISE FL &ndash; (For Immediate Release)</strong> &ndash; Light, both literal and metaphorical, plays a crucial role throughout the musical <em>Hair</em>, which plays out against the backdrop of the tumultuous and colorful 1960s in New York. Nowhere is this more evident, perhaps, than in the show&rsquo;s intense visual climax, which sees the ultimate prevalence of light over darkness.</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/let-sunshine-strike-1-creates-new-day-hair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/let-sunshine-strike-1-creates-new-day-hair#comments Briefing Room Theatre Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:22:00 +0000 180081 at http://livedesignonline.com Winners Of The 27th Annual Ovation Awards http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/winners-27th-annual-ovation-awards <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>On January 17, LA Stage Alliance presented the 27th annual Ovation Awards, during a ceremony at the Ahmanson Theatre at The Music Center in Los Angeles. </div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/winners-27th-annual-ovation-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/business-people-news/winners-27th-annual-ovation-awards#comments Business & People News Theatre Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:50:00 +0000 179931 at http://livedesignonline.com The Golden Dragon, The Theatre @ Boston Court. Photo by Ed Krieger. Ghostlight Project Calls For Unity Through Light http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/ghostlight-project-calls-unity-through-light <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>On January 19, theatre people across the country will gather outside their spaces at 5:30 p.m. and shine a light—via candle, mobile device, or flashlight—to demonstrate that there can be light in dark times.</div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/ghostlight-project-calls-unity-through-light" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/ghostlight-project-calls-unity-through-light#comments Theatre Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:31:00 +0000 179871 at http://livedesignonline.com Image by David Zinn Claypaky Scenius Spots For Student-Produced Macbeth At Webster http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/claypaky-scenius-spots-student-produced-macbeth-webster <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p>When Webster University&#39;s Conservatory of Theater Arts staged a production of Shakespeare&#39;s <em>Macbeth</em> last fall students enhanced the lighting rig with four Claypaky Scenius moving head spotlights.</p> <p>The Conservatory, based in Webster Groves, Missouri, stages six student-designed and student-produced shows and a dance theater each season at the Lorreto Hilton Center. &nbsp;A classical version of &quot;Macbeth&quot; was directed by Bruce Longworth and played seven performances before Thanksgiving. &nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/claypaky-scenius-spots-student-produced-macbeth-webster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Theatre Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:49:07 +0000 179861 at http://livedesignonline.com Intelligent Marquee Systems Featured At Historic Masonic Theatre In Virginia http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/intelligent-marquee-systems-featured-historic-masonic-theatre-virginia <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><div>The Historic Masonic Theatre is an architectural treasure nestled in the Allegheny Mountains. &nbsp;Since opening in 1905, the historic venue has boasted eclectic billings over the last century, including Roy Rogers (and of course Trigger), Gene Autry, Count Basie, and even political blunderbuss William Jennings Bryan (&ldquo;What has been will be again&rdquo;).</div></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/intelligent-marquee-systems-featured-historic-masonic-theatre-virginia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Briefing Room Theatre venues Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0000 179551 at http://livedesignonline.com Clifton Taylor's Lighting Plots For Fall For Dance 2016 http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/clifton-taylors-lighting-plots-fall-dance-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Lighting designer Clifton Taylor shares the lighting plots from this year's Fall For Dance at New York City Center, for which he has been the lighting director since 2004.</div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/clifton-taylors-lighting-plots-fall-dance-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/clifton-taylors-lighting-plots-fall-dance-2016#comments Theatre General Admission Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:36:00 +0000 177461 at http://livedesignonline.com SolaSpot Pro 1000s Take The Stage At Grand Opera House http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/solaspot-pro-1000s-take-stage-grand-opera-house <div class="field-byline"> High End Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><div>The opulent Grand Opera House has been a landmark for the residents of Wilmington, DE and the surrounding region for more than 135 years. The Grand presents more than 75 shows each season, ranging from symphony orchestras and ballets to the latest rock and comedy stars, with jazz, folk, and family artists as well. The historic venue recently upgraded their lighting system with High End Systems SolaSpot Pro 1000s, the first automated fixtures to be installed in the venue.</div></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/solaspot-pro-1000s-take-stage-grand-opera-house" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/solaspot-pro-1000s-take-stage-grand-opera-house#comments Briefing Room Theatre Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:08:00 +0000 179271 at http://livedesignonline.com The Sound Design Process With Ken Travis And Jim van Bergen http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/sound-design-process-ken-travis-and-jim-van-bergen <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p>The 2nd Annual <a href="http://stageseminars.com/" target="_blank">Stage Sound Seminar</a> event continuing its practical presentations and hands-on educational demonstrations, will take place on Saturday, January 15, 2017 at the New York University Tisch School of the Arts located at 721 Broadway in New York City. The workshop is geared towards young people interested in stage/theatrical type sound. The speaker slate is still in the works.</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/sound-design-process-ken-travis-and-jim-van-bergen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Theatre Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:54:43 +0000 179251 at http://livedesignonline.com Jennifer Tipton, Donald Holder, And Howell Binkley Group Session At Stage Lighting Super Saturday http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/jennifer-tipton-donald-holder-and-howell-binkley-group-session-stage-lighting-super-sa <div class="node-body press_release-body"><div></div><p>Jennifer Tipton, Donald Holder, and Howell Binkley group session at Stage Lighting Super Saturday. Scott Parker is excited to share Jennifer Tipton&#39;s great idea for a new group session. Ms. Tipton said &quot;This year I was hoping to bring several lighting designers together to be on a panel first thing and then spend the morning through lunch so that they could chat with young people at coffee and lunch.&quot; So far, Howell Binkley and Don Holder have said they&#39;d join and others may join as well.</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/jennifer-tipton-donald-holder-and-howell-binkley-group-session-stage-lighting-super-sa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Briefing Room Business & People News Theatre Wed, 11 Jan 2017 12:24:55 +0000 179231 at http://livedesignonline.com Robe Sprinkles Extra Magic On Circus At Theatre Carré http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/robe-sprinkles-extra-magic-circus-theatre-carr <div class="field-byline"> Robe </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The highly acclaimed World Christmas Circus returned to Amsterdam&rsquo;s Royal Theatre Carr&eacute; for their 2016-17 season &hellip; for the first time with a new Robe moving light, which was chosen by the hugely popular and successful event&rsquo;s long term lighting designer, Wim Dresens.</p></div> <p><a href="http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/robe-sprinkles-extra-magic-circus-theatre-carr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://livedesignonline.com/briefing-room/robe-sprinkles-extra-magic-circus-theatre-carr#comments Briefing Room Theatre Tue, 10 Jan 2017 15:07:00 +0000 179141 at http://livedesignonline.com