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Airport-Themed Party Gets Lift from Clay Paky Fixtures

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Airport Party (c) CPLCIRENCESTER, UK – Central Presentations Limited (CPL) has collaborated with event producer Bright to throw a distinctive airport-themed fancy dress party for the 1200 guests of a leading technology brand. CPL lighting designer Lee Gruszeckyj chose an array of Clay Paky fixtures to deliver effects, color and key lighting throughout the glittering event, including Alpha Spot HPE 1200, Sharpy and Sharpy Wash 330s.

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Robbie Williams' "Swing Both Ways" Tour Included Clay Paky Fixtures

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Robbie Williams LONDON – Pop artist Robbie Williams  recently completed his ‘Swings Both Ways’ tour, where LD Mark Cunniffe used Clay Paky Sharpy Wash 330s to create a fun and extravagant Vegas-style show.

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Hippotizer User Profile: Elstree Studios and Russell Grubiak

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Russ GrubiakLONDON – Green Hippo’s Mercedes Stevao-Boase and Stefanie Mueller made their way to Elstree Studios at the end of January 2015 and spoke with “HippoExpert” Russell Grubiak.

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Entec Discovers the Pale Green Ghosts with John Grant

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John Grant - Edinburgh (c) Abbey RaymondeU.K. - Technical production rental specialist Entec provided sound and lighting equipment and crew for the recent and highly acclaimed UK tour by singer songwriter John Grant featuring a unique collaboration with the Royal Northern Sinfonia - orchestrated by Fiona Brice -  and delivering material from his two albums, 2013’s Pale Green Ghosts and 2010’s Queen of Denmark.

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MDG at Prolight + Sound 2015, Frankfurt

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MDG’s theONE™ digital atmospheric generator in its touring bracket.FRANKFURT, Germany - MDG, manufacturers of the industry’s premiere fog, haze and low fog generators, will be exhibiting at Prolight+Sound in Hall 9 Stand E66 alongside its German distributors cast C.Adolph & RST Distribution GmbH (Hall 9 Stand E71).

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Le Bikini Upgrades to Harman’s Martin Professional MAC Quantum Profile Lighting Fixtures

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Le Bikini upgrades to Harman's Martin Professional MAC Quantum Profile LED fixtures (c) JIF CoupeTOULOUSE, France — Over the past 31 years, with acts that range from obscure to household names like Coldplay and Indochine, Le Bikini has earned its reputation as one of France’s best live music venues one show at a time. Driven by its goal to help the more than 150 bands that perform at the club each year deliver the best concert possible, Le Bikini recently upgraded its lighting with the acquisition of new HARMAN Martin Professional MAC Quantum Profile LED fixtures.

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dbn Rigs Cornelia Parker Art Exhibition

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Whitworth Art Gallery Opening Night panorama (c) Nick Todd

MANCHESTER, U.K. - Everyone loves invention in this industry, and Manchester based lighting and rigging specialist dbn had great opportunity to show some real rigging finesse at Manchester’s Whitworth Art Gallery – just re-opened in a blaze of glory after a £15 million revamp that includes a brand new wing and some completely unique new gallery spaces reimagined from previously enclosed areas of the building.

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White Light Provides Lighting, Rigging and Crew for Jessie J U.K. Tour

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Jessie J Sweet Talker Tour 2015 at Brixton Academy, LD: Vince Foster (c) James MackenzieLONDON — In 2015, after topping the UK charts once again with her hit single “Bang Bang,” pop vocalist Jessie J toured the country performing music from her latest album, Sweet Talker. White Light provided lighting, rigging and production support for the seven-date concert tour, working closely with LD Vince Foster and production manager John Pryer.

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XL Video Supplies TechEd Europe & Convergence Europe 2014

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TechEd 2014 (c) Xavier Vila Channel 9 StudioBARCELONA, Spain - XL Video supplied a substantial projection system and control together with HD cameras / PPU, HD LED screen, several hundred monitors, networking and fibre infrastructure plus audio systems for two high profile Microsoft events staged back-to-back at the Fira de Barcelona Gran Via convention centre in Barcelona, Spain.

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Clay Paky Illuminates Milan's Piccolo Teatro

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Piccolo Teatro di Milano (c) Davide BarbettaMILAN, Italy - the Piccolo Teatro in Milan was Italy's first permanent theatre and was declared a theatre of major European importance by Ministerial Decree in 1991. It was founded in the immediate post-war period by Paolo Grassi, Giorgio Strehler, Mario Apollonio, Virgilio Tosi and Nina Vinchi.

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