Industry News

  • Soweto Theatre

    Words & photos with kind courtesy Sarah Rushton-Read    Soweto, South Africa – Sculptural and striking, the brand new Soweto Theatre is a bold, brightly coloured beacon to progress on ...[Read more...]
  • Super Parlotones

    13 August 2012 It was an amazing turn out to see Super M Live with The Parlotones performance as some 2 000 patrons attended the concert at the ...[Read more...]
  • Welcome DJ Schalk

    06 August 2012   A warm welcome extends to “DJ Schalk” who is new to DWR Distribution. Schalk Botha has been a long time friend to the industry ...[Read more...]
  • Cosmic Gate

    02 August 2012   Cosmic Gate have been coming to South Africa since 2002 and were welcomed again by a passionate audience when entertaining at Sky Raiders, Johannesburg ...[Read more...]
  • Step Up or Step Out 2

    02 August 2012   Photos with courtesy Mike Schmucker, Studio 88   After the success of the lively dancing competition, Step Up or Step Out, it was a ...[Read more...]
  • Pretoria State Theatre

    01 August 2012 With courtesy Sarah Rushton-Read   South Africa’s largest performance venue has invested in 77 new Philips Selecon SPX luminaires. The 1,300-seat State Theatre, in the heart ...[Read more...]
  • ClayPaky Roadshow

    01 August 2012 Gianluca Breda, Duncan Riley and Massimo Bolandrina   The ClayPaky Roadshow kicked off to an overwhelming response in Johannesburg on Monday, 30 July 2012. Thank ...[Read more...]
  • Splashy Fen

    01 August 2012 Photo: Jacques Liebenberg  Ultim8 Designs   –       Special thanks to the Splashy Fen Music Festival team for contributing to the article   The tranquil Underberg farm ...[Read more...]
  • Good-bye Cherine

    31 July 2012   We always get so excited to welcome new staff to our team but every now and again we have to say good-bye, which is ...[Read more...]
  • Fashion by the sea

    30 July 2012           Fashion by the Sea was held over two evening on the Moyo Pier at the Durban beachfront recently. The show ran off a ...[Read more...]
  • Gerda on Industry Legends

    26 July 2012 Gerda Kruger Philip Kruger Consulting   If there is a lighting designer in South Africa, someone who has stood the test of time, someone ...[Read more...]
  • Welcome Keith

    20 July 2012 DWR Distribution is delighted to welcome Keith Pugin to our team. He joined us at the start of July 2012 and will assist with Prolyte, manufacturing, sales, ...[Read more...]
  • PSL Awards

    13 July 2012   Once again Wayne Sproule from Pendragon Dezign outdid himself at the much anticipated PSL Awards, a live broadcast, hosted at the Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef ...[Read more...]
  • Musiek Trivia

    12 July 2012   For almost two decades, Johan Stemmet has presented the much loved South African  music game show, Noot vir Noot. When he contacted technical company ...[Read more...]
  • Bon Voyage again

    09 July 2012 The Riley boys: Bruce, Dan and Duncan.   Retirement and Dan Riley? The words never seemed to go hand in hand, and when at the ...[Read more...]
  • Red Bull Beat Battle

    28 June 2012 Copyright Red Bull   What started off as 100 dancing crews competing across South Africa, came to a finale at the Red Bull Beat Battle, ...[Read more...]
  • Boardwalk Action Bar

    27 June 2012   The new-look Boardwalk Action Bar recently opened its doors at the Boardwalk Casino in Port Elizabeth. As part of Sun International’s 1 billion Rand ...[Read more...]
  • First Follow Spotting Course

    25 June 2012   The first in a series of Follow Spotter Training courses was hosted at DWR Distribution on Monday, 18 June 2012 and was presented by ...[Read more...]
  • Fly Piggy Fly

    19 June 2012 From Fly Piggy Fly, Scott Kelly, Nerine Janse van Rensburg, Julie Coetzee, Lawrence Mthunzana & Siyasanga Denga Fly Piggy Fly, which has a new ...[Read more...]
  • HSL supplies Carmen

    19 June 2012   – With courtesy Louise Stickland   Leading UK lighting rental company HSL sent over 500 lighting fixtures and crew to the Dead Sea ...[Read more...]