Recent content by Brendan

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    Casino Scene Lighting

    I'm the lighting designer for a relatively new musical called "Disaster!" To summarize it takes place on a ship with casino, in which most of the action happens. I need to make it look like a 1970s casino with a minimalistic set. I've envisioned thus far a lot of primary red, green, and blue...
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    ADJ Basic Fog Machine Controlled Edison to Stage Pin

    Instead of renting a DMX fogger, would it be possible to tape down the on switch and using a Edison to Stage Pin adapter, turn the machine on and off. Or would this ruin the machine?
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    Need Lighting Design Suggestions for A Shayna Maidel

    Thanks for the advice. I'll make sure to do that for the stars
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    Need Lighting Design Suggestions for A Shayna Maidel

    So my high school theater is producing A Shayna Maidel in a little under two weeks from now. We have around 15 Lekos, 20 Pars, 2 Movers, 2 3-Cell Cycs and 6 Mini Cycs to use for this. We have a really small budget but are creative in pulling things off professionally. We have 3 lighting bars...
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    Communication from Backstage to the Booth

    Thanks for the ideas. Out of these options we probably will choose to stick with our use of the Yo! App for our phones or walkie talkies. I don't feel that for the extra cost purchasing baby monitors would be worth it. In the past we have tried to communicate with our head of school in regards...
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    Communication from Backstage to the Booth

    At my private high school, we have a large gymnasium style theater with minimal electronics, decent lighting and sound, but poor communication. For years, we have been using walkie-talkies along with the Yo! App between backstage and the technical booth so that we know when to run light cues and...