DWR welcomes Nicole Barnes

  DWR Distribution is delighted to announce the appointment of Nicole Barnes to the marketing team. Nicole is no stranger to the entertainment industry, previously employed as the Editor at ETECH Magazine, and well known in South Africa for going the extra mile with a smile.  Her career started off in academia for a ten-year […]

Robe ESPRITES for CMT Artists of The Year Event

  Robe’s brand new ESPRITE moving lights – a powerful, refined 650W luminaire with transferrable white LED engine – made their US live TV debut on the 2019 CMT Artists of the Year event, staged at the impressive Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville, Tennessee. “I absolutely LOVE these lights,” declared the event’s lighting designer Tom […]

Two DiGiCo SD5s for the Mosaïek Teatro

  The Mosaïek Teatro, a large-capacity venue that forms part of the Mosaïek Church in Fairland, Johannesburg, can accommodate 2 800 people and has become a home to various productions such as Idols South Africa, The Voice finale and international performances scheduled for 2020. Mosaïek owns some of the best tech in the country, most recently […]

Hippotizer in command at Cairo’s Panorama Museum

  Cairo, Egypt – Green Hippo, specialist creator of tools for the real-time manipulation of video for the AV industries, has announced that its Hippotizer Media Servers are driving a range of custom high-resolution displays at the newly renovated Panorama 6th October Museum in Cairo, which commemorates the 6th October War of 1973. Using Hippotizer’s […]

Black Coffee, a pillar to the The Hilton Arts Festival

    With limited funds available for festivals in South Africa, it takes people who are able to give of their time and resources to keep the arts alive and to support the organizers who so tirelessly give of themselves. One such individual, is Brandon Bunyan of Black Coffee, a Durban based technical supply company. […]

Astera Titans for Tense Lord of the Flies Production

  Lighting designer Alex Berlage used 36 x Astera Titan Tube battery-powered wireless LED fixtures, each rigged on two individual winches, to produce a range of lighting, location effects, architecture and scenic elements for a compelling and edgy new production of ‘Lord of The Flies’ staged at Roslyn Packer Theatre by the Sydney Theatre Company. […]

L-Acoustics demo in Durban

DWR Distribution is pleased to invite companies based in Durban and anyone interested, to attend an L-Acoustics demo to be held at the Glenridge Church in Standford Hill on Tuesday, 29 October. This will an open day, and you are welcome to visit any time between 12:00 and 15:00. The focus will be on the […]

Drummer Dale Schnettler on Audix

Established in the mining town of Witbank, Mpumalanga, South Africa’s most celebrated rock band, Prime Circle, signed its first independent local label in 2002 with their successful debut album “Hello Crazy World” topping the national charts for 28 weeks. To date, they have not disappointed their fans and have grown musically and technically over the […]

Robe MegaPointes Get Vertical for KVIFF Opening Ceremony

  Those lucky enough to attend the Opening Ceremony (OC) of the 2019 – and 54th– Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) were treated to a gravity-defying vertical dance performance featuring large-format projection and eight aerialists from Jednotka Rychlého Nasazení (Rapid Action Unit) who were creatively directed by brothers Michal Caban & Simon Caban, who […]

L-Acoustics provides extraordinary audio experience at Chimelong Theatre

  Rightway delivers stunning panoramic sound to spectaculat theme park entertainment attraction   Henggin Island, China – October 2019 — The spectacular 6,700 seat Chimelong Theatre is the most recent addition to the Zhuhai Changlong Resort on Hengqin Island, joining Chimelong Ocean Kingdom, Changlong Hengqin International Circus City, and a spread of luxury hotels and […]