Constant Power for LED units

With all the new gear people are using, Stage Directions asked me to write about the power needed for LED and Automated lighting units. Actually, any unit that has an internal power supply. Here’s a PDF of the article published in the May 2015 issue....

Lighting Units Altman

BCS owned the following LEKOs 6 1/2″ x 4 1/2″6″ x 9″6″ x 8″6″ x 12″6″ x 16″ ERS (Ellipsoidal Reflector Spotlights) are also sometimes known by their brand names, especially *Leko, short for Lekolite, the name...

The Ultimate Focusing Tool

The Ultimate Focusing Tool… I spent some time with Rob Junk at USITT 2011. Yes, the video is a bit commercial in nature, but it’s a great tool.

What’s It Like To Be A House Electrician In New York City?

This article is posted here with permission from Gary Fails at www.citytheatrical.com New York’s City Center is an amazing theatre.  Built in 1923, the 2,750 seat house is one of the largest in the city.  It fills its stage year round with performing companies from...