Industry News

  • 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...]
  • Prolyte help unveil jersey

    17 August 2012   Soweto’s Maponya Mall saw great crowds gathering to meet the Orlando Pirates’ Players and to see an oversized version of the club’s new jersey ...[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...]
  • New DWR Partners

    16 August 2012 Nick Britz, Robert Izzett, Duncan Riley and Bruce Riley   South African based DWR Distribution is proud to acknowledge three individuals who have been appointed ...[Read more...]
  • Selbys at Top Gear

    16 August 2012 Top Gear VIP Marquee   When the Top Gear Festival was hosted to thousands of fans at the Moses Mabhida Station and People’s Park in Durban, ...[Read more...]
  • SLMC 2012

    15 August 2012   SLMC – Stage Lighting Master Class – is a two-day master class about the art and craft of stage lighting design, and is the only event of ...[Read more...]
  • 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...]