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5@5: L'Amour, VL6000 Beam, Halftime Design, And More

The 5@5 is released every Thursday at 5pm as a round-up of the week's top entertainment design and technology items, so you can stay up to date on industry news.

Bridging Art And Tech: L'Amour de Loin At The Met

A stunning production of L’Amour de Loin at The Metropolitan Opera features scenery and costumes by Michael Curry, lighting by Kevin Adams, and lightscape imagery by Lionel Arnould.

Halftime Design Webcast With Bruce Rodgers And LeRoy Bennett

On February 21, join us for a free, in-depth discussion—presented by Live Design and Philips and sponsored by A.C.T Lighting—about one of the most challenging 12-minute productions of the year—the Super Bowl Halftime Show, this year featuring Lady Gaga—with legendary co-production designers Bruce Rodgers and LeRoy Bennett.

Salex Redesigns Niagara Falls Lighting Display

On December 1, 2016, a team of technical wizards collaborated to replace the aging Xenon lamps that lit Niagara Falls and transform the lighting into an even more magnificent display.

Sound Designer Mark Menard Has Passed Away

Sound designer Mark Menard, a Drama Desk Award winner and Tony nominee, has passed away. One of his most recent Broadway productions was The Gerhswin's Porgy And Bess

Dream Theater On The Road With The Astonishing

Dream Theater was on the road Fall 2016 with The Astonishing Tour, featuring set and lighting design by Steve Baird. 

BONUS! Philips Lighting Launches Brand New VL6000 Beam

Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT) announced the latest addition to its Philips Vari-Lite range of intelligent, high-performance entertainment fixtures: the VL6000 Beam.

Stay tuned for next week's round-up of current industry news and content.

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