News June 2017

Best of Musical & Wine 2017

On 18 March, the latest edition of ‘Best of Musical & Wine’ took place, which, for the first time, was held in the large hall of the Maritim Hotel in Bonn. Prior to the show and during the interval, visitors were able to enjoy a wine-tasting session that included 28 wines produced by eight winegrowers from the Ahr wine region in Germany. Just like old times, the show took the audience on a spectacular musical journey to enjoy the melodies and hits from the biggest musicals today.With inte...

New Showtec Raincovers

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
Festival season in Europe – our festivals are often blessed with fabulous weather, but other times we have to put up with rain, mud, and storms. The festivals go on regardless, and all we can do is brave the weather. By protecting our expensive gear and investing in suitable materials, a rainy festival presents no problems – at least for the equipment!

New: the Highlite Academy

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
The devices in Highlite's product range are becoming more and more advanced. To help you get the most out of them, we have set up the Highlite Academy – our in-house training programme for various devices. We will start with the Infinity Chimp light controllers. Keep your eye on the website for training dates – and don't forget to sign up!      

Customers say: Lewis Dey (lighting technician with AM Lighting)

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
“We are so pleased to be working closely with 'Highlite' and 'Infinity Intelligent Light’ on the new Chimp Series Lighting Consoles. We were excited about the prospect of an Infinity moving light console in mid-2016 when we were made aware of the project. 

Maastricht honours Giro d’Italia winner Tom Dumoulin

Tom Dumoulin, the winner of the Giro d’Italia 2017, was honoured in style in his home town of Maastricht. He is the first Dutchman to win a major cycling competition in 37 years. During the celebrations, the Limburg Provincial Government Building was coloured pink. The building was fitted with 120 Artecta Dublin RGB lights, controlled by Quick DMX for easy operation.Around 10,000 spectators gathered on the market square in Maastricht to celebrate Tom's achievement with him. Demo Productions p...

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Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
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Wide variety of Infinity fixtures at Festa de Encerramento, Portugal

Our clients Janitasound and Lagotronics used a great number of Infinity fixtures during the recent Festa de Encerramento festival held in Portugal. Eight iB-5R beams were used, four of the powerful iS-400 spotlights, and four iW-1915 washers. This lineup was completed with eight iB-715 beams and twelve Showtec Whitepix. The versatile panels are perfect for creating visual effects and their high output makes them great to use as blinders.

Party in Utrecht: Infinity moving heads & Chimp lighting console

A large-scale company party was recently held at De Fabrique in Utrecht. Our client, Coenraads Audio Service, provided the lighting and sound. In addition to the Showtec Expression 5000s (the predecessor of the Phantom 70 Beam) and ten Active Sunstrips, eight Infinity iB-2Rs were used. The entire event was directed with the Chimp 300 lighting console.