Backstage with Vari-LiteStories and pictures from "Vari-Lite Backstage" feature recent shows/tours that have used VARI*LITE® products. This list will be updated periodically...so check back to find out where we go backstage next. For information on how you can be included in Backstage, contact Bryan Matthews.
VL4000 Spot luminaires arrive at EES in Spain
Spain is now stocked with VL4000 Spot luminaires as a new shipment has arrived on the docks at EES.
VL4000 Spots arrive at 4Wall
A large shipment of VL4000 Spot luminaires has arrived on the docks at 4Wall Entertainment and are now available through all their nationwide locations.
Electric Zoo Mexico Festival
At the Electric Zoo Festival inside the Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Serpro Producciones used 23 VL3500 Wash, 22 VL3015 Spot and 16 VL3000 Spot luminaires for the 2-day festival headlined by Skrillex and Hardwell.
Laura Pausini Load-In with Vari-Lite
At the Arena Ciudad de México, Serpro Producciones provided 66 VL3500 Wash and 38 VL3000 Spot luminaires for the 2014 Laura Pausini World Tour.
VL4000 Spot at Avalon Hollywood for its LA Premiere
Continuing our trip across North America, we recently held an open house at Avalon Hollywood for the VL4000 Spot with lighting control by NEO. We had a great turn out from dealers, designers and technicians associated with both concert touring and television production that were all impressed with the power and performance capabilities of the VL4000 Spot luminaire.
VL4000 Demo for Freeman A/V
At the Freeman A/V warehouse in Dallas, Todd Kessler and Jeff O'Brien recently conducted a demo of the new VL4000 Spot.
VL4000 Nashville Premiere
During the CMA Fest, we took the opportunity to showcase the new VL4000 Spot at Soundcheck Nashville to dealers, designers and technicians from around the area. With lighting control provided by NEO and a number of Showline LED luminaires, the event was a complete success as the VL4000 Spot wowed everyone in attendance.
PALM Expo 2014
The VL4000 Spot continued to travel around the globe, recently stopping at the PALM Expo in China where the Philips Entertainment booth hosted a multitude of interested expo attendees while displaying not only the VL4000 Spot, but also the NEO lighting control console and the Showline SL NITRO 510C.
The first VL4000 Spots Ship to Clearwing Productions
The first order of VL4000 Spot luminaires have shipped out headed to Clearwing Productions for use on an upcoming lighting design by Michael Murnane of Footcandles. Contact your local Vari-Lite Authorized Dealer to find out when you can get your VL4000 Spot luminaires.
Vari-Lite ready for the puck to drop at the NHL Playoffs
At the NHL Playoffs match up between the favored Pittsburgh Penguins and the Columbus Blue Jackets, Vari-Lite luminaires stood ready for the puck to drop and light the action. Durability was one of our best attributes as it went to a six game series with the Penguins eventually coming out with a 4-2 victory.