When Jade thought no one was looking

When Jade thought no one was looking

 She stood on stage, her heart beating rapidly, tiny beads of perspiration accumulating at her hairline, and her words just came out wrong. … Read more…

MegaPointes for Martin Garrix in Amsterdam

“One of the best show’s our team has ever done!” … declared production designer and show director Gabe Fraboni after two recent incendiary performances by hugely popular Dutch DJ and music producer Martin Garrix at Amsterdam’s RAI, both bathed in production awesomeness with nearly 300 Robe moving lights on the rig, including 50 brand new […]

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MGG take a bow at the Vodacom CEO Awards

The prestigious Vodacom CEO Awards took place at Vodaworld in Midrand and for the very first time, MGG were appointed to supply the full technical.  With a modern vintage theme, lighting designer Francois van der Merwe created pomp and hype on the grandMA 2 full size, while audio engineer Fanie Pieterse ensured the theatrical performance […]

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MJ open doors to varsity students

There are numerous South African industry names who cut their teeth at MJ Event Gear, many arriving at the Johannesburg-based rental company such as Tshwane University of Technology’s students to complete their internship. This year, MJ have been pleased to welcome Albino Sitoe and Lihle Mvumvu, third year students at the Tshwane University of Technology, […]

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Robe Rocks LDI 2017

The 2017 LDI (Lighting Dimensions International) expo started on a high note for Robe Lighting … As soon as the show was declared open, Robe’s brand new MegaPointe moving light was presented with a 2017 PLSN Gold Star Product Award for ‘Best New Hybrid Light’. That was just a phenomenal start for what Robe North […]

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CRC – Bigger and Better!

With the CRC’s Dreamweek Explosion hosted simultaneously in Bloemfontein and Pretoria from 3 to 6 October 2017 and over 14 000 people in attendance daily, DWR Distribution had a tight deadline to ensure a new lighting installation at both venues was complete in time for this annual life changing conference hosted by Snr Pastors At and […]

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MGG at the Discovery Sport Awards

Johannesburg based MGG Productions created a breathtaking futuristic look and feel for the 2017 Discovery Sport Industry Awards held at Sandton Convention Centre’s Pavilion venue. A huge claw-like Prolyte H40 structure, designed by Francois van der Merwe, formed a dome over the stage area and a great Robe retinue with control on grandMA2 lite, completed […]

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Shreya Ghoshal Live in Johannesburg

The leading “Melody Queen” and Queen of Bollywood in India, Shreya Ghoshal, took to the stage at Emperor’s Palace, Johannesburg on 20th August. Rental company Bass Mechanics supplied the full technical solution which included sound, AV and lighting, the predominantly Robe lighting rig controlled with a grandMA ultra-light. “One of the huge advantages of working […]

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Lighting The Starboy

Canadian singer / songwriter The Weeknd is currently rocking plenty of style and enjoying success, critical acclaim, multiple awards and several hits from his chart-topping third studio album ‘Starboy’ …. propelling him a long way from his underground roots and early anonymous mixtapes uploaded to You Tube in 2010. Lighting for 2017’s ‘Starboy Legend of […]

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Claypaky slides into first place for Winter Universiade 2017

Almaty, Kazakhstan – More than 400 Claypaky fixtures were selected to play a key role in the large-scale lighting designs for the opening and closing ceremonies of the Winter Universiade (winter games) 2017 at the Palace of the Republic in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The ceremonies were attended by 12,000 visitors and broadcast live across 100 television channels worldwide. […]

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When Jade thought no one was looking

 She stood on stage, her heart beating rapidly, tiny beads of perspiration accumulating at her hairline, and her words just came out wrong. … Read more…

MegaPointes for Martin Garrix in Amsterdam

“One of the best show’s our team has ever done!” … declared production designer and show director Gabe Fraboni after two recent incendiary … Read more…

MGG take a bow at the Vodacom CEO Awards

The prestigious Vodacom CEO Awards took place at Vodaworld in Midrand and for the very first time, MGG were appointed to supply the full technical.  … Read more…

MJ open doors to varsity students

There are numerous South African industry names who cut their teeth at MJ Event Gear, many arriving at the Johannesburg-based rental company such as … Read more…

Robe Rocks LDI 2017

The 2017 LDI (Lighting Dimensions International) expo started on a high note for Robe Lighting ... As soon as the show was declared open, Robe’s brand … Read more…

CRC – Bigger and Better!

With the CRC’s Dreamweek Explosion hosted simultaneously in Bloemfontein and Pretoria from 3 to 6 October 2017 and over 14 000 people in attendance … Read more…

MGG at the Discovery Sport Awards

Johannesburg based MGG Productions created a breathtaking futuristic look and feel for the 2017 Discovery Sport Industry Awards held at Sandton … Read more…

Shreya Ghoshal Live in Johannesburg

The leading “Melody Queen” and Queen of Bollywood in India, Shreya Ghoshal, took to the stage at Emperor’s Palace, Johannesburg on 20th August. Rental … Read more…

Lighting The Starboy

Canadian singer / songwriter The Weeknd is currently rocking plenty of style and enjoying success, critical acclaim, multiple awards and several hits … Read more…

Claypaky slides into first place for Winter Universiade 2017

Almaty, Kazakhstan - More than 400 Claypaky fixtures were selected to play a key role in the large-scale lighting designs for the opening and closing … Read more…