Balancing act

I can't say how long I've been lighting The Peking Acrobats, but when I arrived, our plot consisted of about 30 PARs, a few fresnels, and three specials. We could hang it anywhere. Playing mostly in gymnasiums and state fairs, we often had to.

The Peking Acrobats play stages around the world. Four months a year, they schedule short stops around the United States, and I go with them. Back in the beginning, the tech package was secondary to the mesmerizing performers. But year after yea

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