Anolis Shines in the Sun

The Suncoast Casino in Durban KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa has a brand new Anolis lighting scheme which was designed and specified by Joao Viegas and Paul Pamboukian of architectural lighting design practice. While Paul and Joao presented and drove the project, it was a collaborative effort involving the entire PPALD design team working in conjunction with […]

Robert Juliat Dalis provides a green answer for RTL TVI

RTL-TVI, a Belgian television station owned by the RTL Group, is the most popular television channel within French-speaking Belgium. Amongst its highlights is its coverage of Champions League football which it delivers from an exciting, versatile virtual studio in Brussels, filmed against a green screen background created by Zero Density ( For the successful creation […]

Claypaky’s Sharpy Plus Wins Product Innovation Award at India’s PALM Expo in Mumbai

(June 17,  2019) – Claypaky’s Sharpy Plusfixture won the PALM Sound & Light Award for Outstanding Lighting Product Innovation at PALM Expo India 2019, which recently concluded at the Bombay Exhibition Centre of Mumbai. PALM Expo is India’s foremost exposition for pro audio, lighting, live sound, installed sound and AV integration for the entertainment, events […]

Unlimited Events create magic with Absen 

  Unlimited Events Group has incorporated their Absen D2V 2.9mm panels to add a technical edge and unlimited possibilities to various high-profile events. The most recent highlights on the Johannesburg calendar include the new Sasol Energy Television Commercial Campaign launch which took place at Sasol Place Sandton, the World Taiwanese Chambers of Commerce Dinner hosted at Emperors Palace Centre […]

DWR presents a Theatre Lighting Workshop

  Due to popular demand, lighting designer Michael Taylor Broderick will once again present a two-day Theatre Lighting Workshop on 19thand 20thJune at DWR Distribution, Johannesburg. Michael instils a sense of passion to those working in a theatre environment and topics include stage lighting, controllable properties of light, lighting positions and angles, light and colour, […]

Robe Dares to Dream at Eurovision 2019

Unashamed glitter, glamour, spandex, multicolour, bounce, camp costumes, fun and some properly superlative pop songs hit the airwaves hard and reverberated around Hall 2 of Expo Tel Aviv, Israel for the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest – currently the world’s largest music television show. Lighting included nearly 300 strategically placed Robe moving lights – a mix […]

CRC invest in trusty DiGiCo

CRC has opened a brand-new church located in Fourways, Johannesburg and has chosen a DiGiCo system to meet their audio requirements, with the 6,000-capacity venue choosing an SD12 for front of house, an SD9 at monitors and a, SD9 for broadcast, all complete with SD-Racks, supplied by DiGiCo’s South African distributor, DWR Distribution. CRC has […]

Robe Supports Prague Quadrennial 2019

Robe is delighted to be involved as a supporter of the 2019 Prague Quadrennial which is being artistically directed by scenic lighting and costume designer Markéta Fantová and runs 6th – 16th June at the Vystaviste Praha (Prague Exhibition Grounds) and locations in and around Prague, the Czech Republic’s beautiful and vibrant capital city. Robe […]

Bob Schacherl Announcement

Bob Schacherl, co-CEO of Robe North America, has announced that he will be stepping down from his post on June 30th, 2019. “After nearly six fabulous years working with one of the most innovative and inspiring moving light manufacturers, which has included amassing a sales ‘dream team’ covering all regions, helping to take the brand […]

Join the SOS for the 947 Cycle Challenge

  Use your legs for a good cause and ride for the SOS at this year’s 947 Telkom Cycle Challenge to be held on Sunday, 17th November at Riversands Commercial Park in Fourways. Everyone is invited to participate, especially riders in the entertainment industry! DWR’s cycling enthusiasts, Marlene Riley and Chris Pugh, are heading the […]