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  • Jan 31, 2014
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    Masque Sound Hits the Road with Touring Production of Once

    When the blockbuster musical Once, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, set out on its first-ever North American tour, Masque Sound, a leading theatrical sound reinforcement, installation and design company, was on board to provide a custom audio equipment package for the hit show.
  • Jan 31, 2014
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    Julie Taymor's A Midsummer Night's Dream With Projection Support from WorldStage

    The inaugural  production of Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA), a non-profit theatre that produces Shakespeare along side other major authors in its new home at the Polonsky Shakespeare Center in Brooklyn could hardly have been more ambitious: director Julie Taymor's innovative staging of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" featuring extensive video projections designed by Sven Ortel. 
  • Jan 30, 2014
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    Studio Live Design On Air: Christina Giannelli  

    An interview at LDI2013 with freelance lighting designer Christina Giannelli, who has been resident lighting designer for the Houston Opera, Houston Ballet, and Metropolitan Opera......More
  • Jan 30, 2014
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    Prestigious Music School Continues Yamaha Lineage with CL5 Consoles

  • Jan 30, 2014
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    Cirque du Soleil Relaunches Varekai as an Arena Show using BlackTrax

    Streaming realtime tracking data keeps the lights on the performers
  • Jan 29, 2014
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    J. R. Clancy Statement On Annual Rigging System Inspections: Know the ANSI Standard

    There seems to be some confusion out there about J. R. Clancy’s position on rigging system inspections, so we’d like to take a moment to clear that up.
  • Jan 29, 2014
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    Masque Sound Supports Billy Crystal's Return to Broadway

    When Billy Crystal returned to Broadway to reprise his Tony® Award-winning play 700 Sundays, Masque Sound, a leading theatrical sound reinforcement, installation and design company, was on hand to support Sound Designer Steve Canyon Kennedy and Associate Sound Designer Walter Trarbach with a custom audio equipment package. 
  • Jan 28, 2014
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    “Carrie The Musical” Counts On Countryman Mics To Deliver Its Thrills And Chills

    San Francisco, CA – January 2014… Based on Stephen King’s best-selling novel, Carrie The Musical focuses on an awkward teenage girl with telekinetic powers whose lonely life is dominated by an oppressive religious fanatic mother. When she is humiliated by her classmates at the high school prom, she wreaks havoc on everyone and everything in her path. It’s a chilling tale that has enthralled audiences since 1988. Presented by Ray of Light Theatre from October 4th - November 2nd at The Victoria Theatre in San Francisco, Carrie The Musical kept its audiences on the edge of their seats—and to ensure the utmost clarity for both dialog and the musical performances, E6i Omnidirectional Earset microphones from Menlo Park, CA-based Countryman Associates were deployed.  
  • Jan 24, 2014
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    Creative Conners Deck Chief: Uncomplicated Scenic Motor Control

    “Sometimes people just want a knob and a button,” says Gareth Conner, President of Creative Conners, “something easy that anyone can operate.”  Holding true to the company principle of developing products whose inner complexity results in elegant simplicity, Creative Conners filled a scenic automation void with the January roll out of the Deck Chief, their newest motion controller.  The Deck Chief is a straightforward manual motor controller (no computer required) solving the problem of combining simple control with both positioning capability and variable speed.  Even better, the Deck Chief is priced at an affordable $2,250 (plus shipping) and is available in the Creative Conners new online Estore.
  • Jan 24, 2014
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    Elation Satura Spot LED Pro Moving Head Now Shipping

    Elation Professional’s 300W Satura Spot LED Pro RGBW moving head is now shipping.
  • Jan 22, 2014
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    James Bedell: Broadway Green Alliance

    James Bedell talks about the Broadway Green Alliance and their new Greener Lighting Guide...More
  • Jan 20, 2014
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    Studio Live Design On Air: Kevin Adams

    An interview with three-time Tony Award-winning lighting designer Kevin Adams at LDI2013......More
  • Jan 14, 2014
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    Studio Live Design On Air: Don Holder  

    An interview at LDI2013 with two-time Tony Award-winning lighting designer Don Holder......More
  • Jan 9, 2014
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    Trade IN, Trade UP Program Announced by Yamaha

  • Jan 9, 2014
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    Studio Live Design On Air: Richard Pilbrow

    An interview with lighting designer Richard Pilbrow, also a leading theatre consultant and founder of Theatre Projects Consultants....More
  • Jan 9, 2014
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    The Carolina Opry Theater Upgrades with Elation Professional High Resolution LED Video Display

    Annual Christmas show gets visual boost from high resolution Elation EZ6 LED video panel backdrop
  • Jan 8, 2014
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    Countryman Microphones Help Candlelight Dinner Playhouse Thrive

    Johnstown, CO – January 2014… Now celebrating its 6th anniversary season, the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse is Colorado's largest, most elegant, and most spacious professional dinner theater. From award-winning Broadway productions to special concert events by national celebrity artists, patrons enjoy exceptional dining and shows presented in a plush Broadway-sized proscenium theater. For both theatrical and concert style performances, sound reinforcement is a crucial element and, to ensure consistent audio quality and a high level of speech intelligibility, the playhouse employs numerous B3 Omnidirectional Lavalier microphones from Menlo Park, CA-based Countryman Associates.
  • Dec 26, 2013
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    Studio Live Design On Air: Zachary Borovay  

    Ellen Lampert-Gréaux, creative director of Studio Live Design, interviews projection designer Zachary Borovay, whose is currently represented on Broadway with the double bill of Waiting For Godot/No Man's Land....More
  • Dec 26, 2013
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    Beverly Hills' First Performing Arts Center Roars to Life with L-ACOUSTICS

    Electrosonic equips Wallis Annenberg Center's Bram Goldsmith Theater with ARCS WIFO and XT loudspeaker systems

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