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Video: First Look at 2016 Eurovision Song Contest Stage

Video: First Look at 2016 Eurovision Song Contest Stage

It is time to start getting amped up!  The 2016 Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm is here. Eurovision has to be one of the largest productions produced each year.  While not much press is given to this contest in the US, it is a huge deal across the Atlantic.  From a technical stand point, it […]

Video: ModTruss’s Making a Set For Super Bowl 50

Video: ModTruss’s Making a Set For Super Bowl 50

By now there is a ton of links, videos, images and so forth of all of the production side of putting on one of the largest productions in the world, the Super Bowl and all of the surrounding events.  From the Half Time Show, the tailgating structure, pre and post parties all around San Fransisco […]

EuroVision 2013 – More Eyegasm For Your Viewing Pleasure

EuroVision 2013 – More Eyegasm For Your Viewing Pleasure

Words cannot express how much I want to go to Eurovision! I’ll keep the copy light here.  Just take in the beauty of Eurovision and wish for a gig like this some day! Here is a bit of the gear list.  WARNING: Put a pillow on your desk to prevent jaw dropping injuries. You can […]

EuroVision 2013 – DEAR GOD!!1

EuroVision 2013 – DEAR GOD!!1

EuroVision Song Contest happens about this time every single year since 1956. Every year, I see the Press Releases and photos and I am BLOWN AWAY. We typically don’t cover productions on iSquint, but something like this… We just have to! Info and photos are still rolling in from this past weekends production/performance. We’ll start […]

4Wall New York Throws Annual Vendor Showcase May 30th… BE THERE

4Wall New York Throws Annual Vendor Showcase May 30th… BE THERE

Get ready New York, 4Wall NY is holding their annual Vendor Showcase in two weeks on Thursday, May 30th.  I have been to the past couple, here and here.  I LOVE these types of events.  Local, small and personal.  4Wall does it right with BBQ! Here are the details. WHEN: Thursday, May 30th from 3pm […]

ETC Opens Up Registration for CUE 2013

ETC Opens Up Registration for CUE 2013

Get ready to go back to school. ETC school that is! ETC has opened up registration for their CUE, (Create. Understand. Experience.) sessions happening this summer in Madison Wisconsin. July 22-25th to be exact. If this years CUE will be anything like years past, you’ll get some great on hands experience and maybe get a […]

4Wall DC to FINALLY Through Grand Opening Shindig

4Wall DC to FINALLY Through Grand Opening Shindig

After moving location almost 6 months ago, 4Wall DC is finally throwing open their doors for a Grand Opening Party and Vendor Showcase. Seems crazy right… Throwing a party months after opening shop. Hell, I have been there a number of times already. I guess that was their soft opening? Who cares, its time to […]

Martin Launches “Become a Star” 2013 Contest

Martin Launches “Become a Star” 2013 Contest

Martin Professional just launched their “Become a Star” Young Lighting Designer Contest for 2013. Martin Professional is offering budding lighting designers and technicians the chance of a lifetime via a Young Lighting Designer Contest for Prolight + Sound. The prize? A brand new Martin M2PC lighting controller! The winner of the “Become a Star- Young […]

Stage Lighting Super Saturday 2013 Opens Registration

Stage Lighting Super Saturday 2013 Opens Registration

One of my favorite events of the year was just announced for 2013! The 8th annual Stage Lighting Super Saturday in New York City takes place on you guessed it, Saturday, January 26th, 2013.  Stage Seminars, the organizer of the event has just announced that registration is open and ready. Here is a bit about […]

PLASA Announces Upcoming Focus Events

PLASA Announces Upcoming Focus Events

Now that LDI is over, PLASA has announced the next couple of PLASA Focus events in the US and UK.  Here is a listing of the upcoming events around the country. Nov 12-13, 2012 – Stamford Connecticut Apr 30, May 1, 2013 – Leeds England May 15-16, 2013 – Orlando Florida Sep 10-11 2013 – […]

Are You Ready for #LDI2012?

Are You Ready for #LDI2012?

It is the calm before the storm, the Wednesday before LDI 2012 opens in Las Vegas. I am already in town preparing for the long weekend of lighting goodness. Before the festivities commonsense, there is still some work to be done. Here at iSquint, we have been hard at work for the past couple of […]

Breaking News: 4Wall Throwing Industry Party at #LDI2012

Breaking News: 4Wall Throwing Industry Party at #LDI2012

Remember two years ago, the last time LDI was in Vegas? With a party like this, how could you forget?! Time to relive it again this year!  Details of the 2012 4Wall Industry Party are out! When: Friday, October 19th @ 8pm Where: Firefly Tapas Kitchen & Bar; 3824 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, 89119 – […]