Industry News

  • Build up to Witness Hilton Arts Festival

    13 September 2013    During set up, Michael Broderick (left) & Oliver Hauser Operations Manager from AFDA Johannesburg Day.   KwaZulu Natal’s most respected art festival, the annual Witness ...[Read more...]
  • Robert Juliat for Sun City

    13 September 2013 From Sun City, Ian Stewart, Reg Habib and “Victor”.     The Sun City Theatre, better known as the old Extrav Theatre, in ...[Read more...]
  • Frankfurt Motor Show 2013

    12 September 2013Over 2000 Robe LEDWash fixtures are in action on a series of high profile stands – including Audi, BMW, Mini. Opel, Porsche, Seat and Volkswagen, at the ...[Read more...]
  • Hakkasan club in Vegas

    12 September 2013   USA – The brand new Hakkasan nightclub within the MGM Grand in Las Vegas has added dazzling sparkle to its huge main dance floor ...[Read more...]
  • Robe at Starlight Express JHB

    02 September 2013 Photos courtesy Joburg Theatre Lighting Designer Declan Randall wove Robe moving lights into his intricate lighting design for the epic roller-skating Andrew Lloyd Webber ...[Read more...]
  • New DWR address

    30 August 2013DWR Distribution has relocated to Laserpark, Honeydew. The larger premises enable all departments from stores to demonstration and training facilities, to operate under one roof. “A big thank ...[Read more...]
  • DWR t-shirt winner

    19 August 2013 Congratulations to the winner of the DWR t-shirt competition, Leswin Heswick from Vision Media, Cape Town.   The industry was invited to come up with a ...[Read more...]
  • International thumbs up 4 Mediatech

    16 August 2013   DWR Distribution enjoyed a wonderful Mediatech 2013 at the Coca Cola Dome recently. A big thank you to Simon Robinson and his team. ...[Read more...]
  • Robe flies high with Zip Zap Circus

    16 August 2013   Photos courtesy Neal Kernohan   New Robe lighting fixtures have been installed in the Cape Town home venue of South Africa’s renowned and innovative Zip ...[Read more...]
  • MMXs at new FC Union Berlin Grandstand

    13 August 2013Twenty thousand excited FC Union Berlin fans packed into their An der Alten  Fösterei Stadium to watch a specially commissioned show to officially inaugurate their new grandstand. The ...[Read more...]
  • Kilowatt AV ride for charity

    07 August 2013In March earlier this year, Kilowatt AV raised R35 000 for the charity Songo, besides supplying the full technical support, at The Cape Argus Pick n Pay ...[Read more...]
  • Robe in Mauritius

    06 August 2013 Two leading technical production companies – Mauritius based Impact Production Group and Johannesburg based Multi-Media – joined forces to provide design services and full technical ...[Read more...]
  • Die Antwoord in London

    26 July 2013West London based lighting rental company Colour Sound Experiment (CSE) supplied lighting equipment, LED screen and crew to Lighting Designer Rich Gilson for the recent Die Antwoord ...[Read more...]
  • DWR is moving

    24 July 2013             While we await our new office telephone number, please feel welcome to contact our sales and technical team on their mobile numbers:   Sales Enquiries Dave Whitehouse / ...[Read more...]
  • DWR at Mediatech

    19 July 2013Visit DWR Distribution at Mediatech -Stand J1 Besides introducing you to our international suppliers, we’ll be glad to show you our latest products. ...[Read more...]
  • Rocking MJ

    09 July 2013Photos courtesy Mark Drysdale The proof is in the pudding and MJ Event Gear were delighted to receive a thumbs up from their client, Idea-Listic, for once again ...[Read more...]
  • POPArt Theatre

    08 July 2013 Hayleigh Evans, one of the founders of POPArt Theatre, with DWR’s Dave Whitehouse.   With people craving a platform for unpretentious live performance spaces, whether ...[Read more...]
  • Prolyte new corner

    08 July 2013Prolyte introduces a new corner type: H30D-C039 The H30D-C039 is a 3-way corner where the downward leg is placed in a central position. This means you can create goal ...[Read more...]
  • Farewell Kevin Maybury

    05 July 2013Kevin Maybury – March 9th 1929 – June 11th 2013   A special word of thanks to Claire Robins for sending us this biography, written and published by the Events ...[Read more...]
  • Chevelle in Cape Town

    04 July 2013The sounds of the American trio, Chevelle, recently hit South Africa. Chevelle had plans to play at local festival Oppikoppi in 2011, but due to obligations to ...[Read more...]