"one of my favorite fog stories comes from a stop on a small tour a few years back. the show was very haze heavy so i made sure to ask about particulate sensors at each venue. it was just before lunch at this particular stop and i asked a great…"
"I can't recommend using tension lines with a voltage differential in the middle of a stage with moving set pieces--the potential for diasaster is too likely, and I doubt any fire marshall in the country would let that fly. Are you going…"
so i am in the middle of pre production for a small show at a small regional theatre. The designers want to add flourescents to 8 moving panels, the only problem being they each move over 15 feet and they dont want to be able to see any cables. I was wandering if anyone out there knew of some sort of track system to get power to these panels? i was thinking in the world of overhead metro cables but actually safe for use in doors an close to code. If anyone has any great ideas please let me know.
"hey my old high school might but we would need to work out a lower price if you could cause there well a high school... we are opening up a brand new theatre and need some good spots.... message me and i lets see if we can work something out :)"
i have 2 Super trouper 2k xenon short throws for sale. Both spots purchased in 2005 for a space they cannot be used in so we are trying to find a new home for them. Spot 1 has 489 Hours, Spot 2 has only 67 hours. Both are in brand new condition. Balast and yoke for each included and are also in brand new condition. i am looking to get at least 3500 a peice but i am willing to take offers. please let me know if you are interested or know anyone who isSee More
"I have programmed many shows on the EOS/ION line and absolutly love them for theatre. If you get many rock shows in they are a bit more tricky to punt a show on. they have some great new tracking features too, and the effect engine in them is pretty…"
So i just started as the head elect. at a small theatre in the dc area. Whoever was here before me left things a mess and as i have been cleaning up i have found the manuals and lamps for two troupers. i asked around because they werent listed anywhere on any inventory i have and finally found out that we own 2 short throws that are in an elevator closet in the trap room. they each have about thirty hours on them and are about 5 years old. since we have no where to use them in our small theatre…See More
"i like the touch screens personally because they are more adaptable to the situation you are in. after you have done a few shows with a setup that works for you you are able to feel your way around almost the same."