Industry News

  • Robe helps new Fan Base

    24 October 2012   Fan Base is an exciting, hi-energy new games show TV series being recorded in South Africa for SABC 1, where the public get to ...[Read more...]
  • Ligbron tames the beast

    22 October 2012   Photos courtesy Lynn Roux   With a reputation of putting on superb musicals for the past 35 years, the Ligbron Academy of Technology for high ...[Read more...]
  • Robe shines on Discovery event

    09 October 2012 Randburg, Johannesburg, South Africa based Technical Solutions Agency TechRig supplied technical production –  including nearly 200 Robe lighting fixtures – to the 2012 annual DFC Conference ...[Read more...]
  • Blackmotion choose light

    05 October 2012 Kagiso “Daystar” Moima, owner of Blackmotion   Black owned Johannesburg rental company, Blackmotion, is rebranding itself to become a full lighting service and audio visual ...[Read more...]
  • SA review on PLASA

    05 October 2012 PLASA 2012, the popular trade exhibition for sound, lighting projection and staging, was one again held in London during September and enjoyed by delegates across the globe. ...[Read more...]
  • Idols 2012

    25 September 2012   Photos and story courtesy Louise Stickland Award winning lighting designer Joshua Cutts from Visual Frontier designed lighting and video for the current series of ...[Read more...]
  • Keystone shine at Spring Ball

    21 September 2012   Photos by Christopher Bolton, Keystone Productions.   Carefully  orchestrated from the invitations to the final classical rock production, the EOH Spring Ball was a outstanding ...[Read more...]
  • Shell lights up

    20 September 2012 Anolis ArcPad Xtreme fixtures have been installed in a permanent lighting scheme to illuminate the front façade of London’s Shell Centre, a landmark building along ...[Read more...]
  • Titan 6 Training

    19 September 2012   An Avolites Titan 6 Training Course for beginners to intermediate users was hosted at DWR Distribution, Randburg on the 10th and 11th September 2012. ...[Read more...]
  • Robe at PLASA

    14 September 2012   Robe lighting enjoyed a fabulous and highly eventful PLASA 2012 exhibition at Earl’s Court in London, UK.   In addition to a super-busy 4-day ...[Read more...]
  • Welcome Angela

    12 September 2012DWR Distribution takes pleasure in welcoming Angela Botha to our team. With her cheerful nature she has brought smiles to everyone in the office. With her knowledge ...[Read more...]
  • Durban Tattoo

    11 September 2012Black Coffee supplied the predominantly Robe lighting rig for the Kwa-Zulu Natal Military Tattoo held at the Natal Mounted Rifles (N.M.R.) parade grounds in Durban from the ...[Read more...]
  • Oppikoppi 2012

    05 September 2012   This year 20 000 people gathered for Oppikoppi Sweet Thing Festival held from 9 to 11 August 2012 on the Oppikoppi Farm near the ...[Read more...]
  • Green Robe

    04 September 2012 Heading into PLASA 2012, Czech Republic based lighting manufacturer Robe has upped the ante on its already strong green policies, underlining its commitment to helping ...[Read more...]
  • Protocol Training

    03 September 2012A two day Protocol Training course is being hosted at DWR Distribution in Strijdom Park, Randburg on 3 and 4 September.   This year, Nick Britz from DWR has ...[Read more...]
  • Avolites appoints new directors

    31 August 2012 Photo Caption: L-R: Koy Neminathan, and JB Toby, recently appointed Avolites Sales Director Technical Director respectively     UK – Avolites Ltd has appointed Koy Neminathan to ...[Read more...]
  • Innibos 2012

    23 August 2012   Photos with kind thanks to Lurina Fourie Photography Earlier this year Innibos was acknowledged as the most popular festival in South Africa and received ...[Read more...]
  • Farewell Royden

    21 August 2012  In June, the industry lost Royden Paynter, Head of the Lighting Department at Wits. To everyone who knew him, he was a gentle, lovely ...[Read more...]
  • Robe works with winners at PLASA

    20 August 2012 Robe celebrates its tenth birthday and ten years of ‘Working With Winners’ at PLASA 2012, referring to its amazing international distribution team, most of whom have ...[Read more...]
  • Le Grand Cirque de Adrenaline

    17 August 2012 Photo courtesy Mariola Biela   Many thanks to the Joburg Theatre for the beautiful show photos   Le Grand Cirque de Adrenaline thrilled a South ...[Read more...]