Industry News

  • Robe on Syzygy

      Syzygy, a dance production by the Break Thru Dance Company and in particular, the work of choreographer Taryn Makaab, ran at the Izulu Theatre at Sibaya Casino in Durban from ...[Read more...]
  • Magical Christmas with Clay Paky

    MILAN, ITALY – Piazza della Scala, a meeting place for Milan’s high society and home to its iconic opera house, was the scene of “Polvere di Stelle” (stardust), a beautiful ...[Read more...]
  • The Springbok Experience

    The Springbok Experience – a museum with a difference Courtesy: Pro-systems In the world of loved and recognizable brands, Springbok rugby holds its place alongside the best. In addition to its pure ...[Read more...]
  • Robe sparkles at New Year in New York

    Words by Louise Stickland, Picture by Kirk FitzgeraldAn estimated 1.2 million people packed into Times Square, New York City on December 31 to party into 2014 with the New Year’s ...[Read more...]
  • Projects

    Durban Art Gallery Gold Reef City Grand West Casino Johannesburg Civic Theatre Lynnwood Bridge Theatre Rivers Church Sci-Bono Discovery Centre South African Breweries’ new “World of Beer Visitor Experience” Sun City Refurbishment The Freedom Park Museum The Fugard Theatre, Cape ...[Read more...]
  • Sensational Durban Day with Insane Sound

    Photos courtesy East Coast Radio, by Abhi IndrarajanEast Coast Radio’s Durban Day was a huge hit with a sensational line up including The Kickstands, Toya Delazy, Zakes Bantwini, Lira, Mango ...[Read more...]
  • Robert Juliat Shining Moments

      Outside of the traditional theatre market, Robert Juliat has again proven a hot and sparkling favourite, not only for television, corporate, architectural and retail applications, but for large-scale spectaculars and ...[Read more...]
  • Doctors Awards

    South African doctors were recognized for excellence at the Annual SAMA Doctors Awards held at the Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre, Johannesburg in August. The full technical and decor ...[Read more...]
  • Hirezone at Fact Durban Rocks

    Preparations are in motion for Fact Durban Rocks 2014 after the success of last year’s event where Hirezone supplied the full technical for a record crowd of 13 000 people. ...[Read more...]
  • UK Report by Hugh Wyllie

    It was a delightful surprise to see Hugh Wyllie at DWR Distribution once again. He has been living in the United Kingdom for the past two years and visited South ...[Read more...]
  • Transnet with MJ

    For the third consecutive year, MJ Event Gear supplied the full technical including sound, lighting video and set elements, for Transnet’s annual breakfast and media briefing hosted at the Hilton ...[Read more...]
  • One Harmony Choir Festival

      Choirs from 12 African countries competed in the 9th annual One Harmony Choir Festival at the Joburg Theatre. Having supplied the full technical since the show’s inception, Showgroup were honoured ...[Read more...]
  • AV Unlimited Shine for Samsung

    AV Unlimited was again appointed by Mela events to supply full technical for the South African leg of the Samsung Note3 World Tour launch. The event was held in Cape ...[Read more...]
  • Nedbank Awards

    Like a kaleidoscope with forms constantly shifting and changing, Showgroup orchestrated a captivating production for the Nedbank Top Achiever Awards held at Gallagher Estate in Midrand. The kaleidoscope theme was the ...[Read more...]
  • Prolyft in SA

      It was a pleasure to welcome Jasper van der Sluis, Brand Engineer at ProLyft, to South Africa for the second time. Jasper provided training to the team at DWR Distribution, who ...[Read more...]
  • In-House AVO Training

    The DWR Team were invited by Nick Britz to attend a basic Avolites Training course which covered the infrastructure and operational instructions of the console. The day kicked off with a ...[Read more...]
  • Showgroup Light Prime Circle

    The much loved rock sounds of Prime Circle played at PM Ideas Marketing Awards, held on the 1st November at Theatre on the Track, Kyalami. Showgroup supplied the full event ...[Read more...]
  • B-EYE triumphs at LDI Awards

    LAS VEGAS – Another success for the new Clay Paky A.leda B-EYE. The spectacular LED moving head the Italian manufacturer launched at Plasa 2013 has won another award in addition ...[Read more...]
  • Robe rocks award winning LDI 2013

    27 November 2013 Robe Lighting enjoyed one of its busiest and best LDI exhibitions to date at the Las Vegas Convention Centre, which saw their stylish, eye-catching all white ...[Read more...]
  • SABC Crown Gospel Awards

    21 November 2013LIVE broadcast on SABC (South Africa Broadcast Corporation) By Ryan Dunbar (Lighting Designer at Gearhouse SA) The 6th SABC Crown Gospel Awards was filmed live by the SABC ...[Read more...]