Industry News

  • Robe rocks PLASA

    20 September 2011   With courtesy Louise Stickland   Robe lighting enjoyed an “Awesome” PLASA 2011 exhibition at Earls Court in London, combining flair, innovation and action ...[Read more...]
  • Product Review

    19 September 2011 Denis Hutchinson (right) with DWR Distribution’s Dan Riley and Gobo    Distribution recently loaned Denis Hutchinson (Hutch) Robin 300 LEDs and an MMX to use  ...[Read more...]
  • Product Review

    19 September 2011 Denis Hutchinson (right) with DWR Distribution’s Dan Riley and Gobo    Distribution recently loaned Denis Hutchinson (Hutch) Robin 300 LEDs and an MMX to use  ...[Read more...]
  • Avolites accoldades for DWR

    16 September 2011   DWR Distribution were delighted to win the Avolites’ “Most Proactive Distributor Award” at PLASA 2011!   Thanks to our team and to Avolites – ...[Read more...]
  • Avolites accoldades for DWR

    16 September 2011   DWR Distribution were delighted to win the Avolites’ “Most Proactive Distributor Award” at PLASA 2011!   Thanks to our team and to Avolites – ...[Read more...]
  • Industry Legend Nic Michaletos

    15 September 2011   15 September 2011     How much water has gone under the bridge in the South African theatre industry. Back in the day, you could ...[Read more...]
  • Industry Legend Nic Michaletos

    15 September 2011   15 September 2011     How much water has gone under the bridge in the South African theatre industry. Back in the day, you could ...[Read more...]
  • MJ acquire ESP Vision

    02 September 2011 MJ Event Gear recently acquired ESP Vision. After allowing Head Designer, Francois van der Merwe, a couple of weeks to get his head around the ...[Read more...]
  • Urgent appeal to Pay it Forward

    01 September 2011 Frikkie Heyneke   Say what you like, but this industry is often more like a family than anything else. We share late nights creating together, ...[Read more...]
  • More Parlotones

    24 August 2011   The Parlotones recently lift the roof at the Grand West Arena in Cape Town! An ecstatic audience of well over 4 000 fans were treated ...[Read more...]
  • Parlotones 3D

    22 August 2011   Sean Rosig from Synchronised was the lighting designer for Dragonflies & Astronauts, a rock theatre production developed complete with storyline, sets and characters revolving ...[Read more...]
  • Innibos 2011

    19 August 2011 Photo courtsy Lurina Fourie   A highlight on the arts and culture calendar is the Lowveld National Arts Festival, Innibos, held this year from 27 ...[Read more...]
  • Namibian Awards

    18 August 2011   One can be forgiven, when thinking of Namibia, to imagine desert terrain, intense beauty and a landscape that  goes on forever. But google Windhoek, ...[Read more...]
  • Robe at PLASA

    18 August 2011 Robe – PLASA 2011 Preview : Stand 1-F47 Robe launches two important and unique new LED products at PLASA 2011 – the ROBIN 1200 LEDWash, and the ROBIN ...[Read more...]
  • Techrig 4 Clover

    18 August 2011   When Clover recently hosted their annual conference and gala dinner at Sun City, they called in the services of Techrig to provide the full ...[Read more...]
  • MAJOR for JIMS

    08 August 2011 DWR Distribution introduced MAJOR to the industry at Mediatech. The fixtures are perfect for exhibitions and may be considered for the Johannesburg International Motor Show coming up in October – DWR ...[Read more...]
  • Dresses needed

    04 August 2011   Strike Productions are on the hunt for previously adored fabulous dresses, accessories etc to ensure that disadvantaged Matric girls get to go ...[Read more...]
  • Splitbeam is one

    02 August 2011   Congratulations to Gearhouse Splitbeam who are celebrating their first birthday.   A clearly proud (and rightly so), Alistair Kilbee, Managing Director of Gearhouse ...[Read more...]
  • DWR enjoys amazing Mediatech

    01 August 2011 Bob Schacherl (Vice President of Worldwide Sales & Marketing, Philips Vari-Lite), Duncan Riley (DWR) and George Masek (Product Marketing Manager, Philips Vari-Lite)   South Africa’s ...[Read more...]
  • Fun outside Mediatech

    28 July 2011 Memories of Mediatech, outside the show. Donatellos, Monte Casino          ...[Read more...]