Just over 1,300 people who work professionally in the music and live performing arts industries took part in the survey in March and April this year nationally, and the results are a stark wake-up call for the sector

Gobotech is Growing!

25 May 2022

Gobotech has been manufacturing gobos in Australia since 1996 and for the last twelve and nine years respectively, Melanie and Sara have been in charge of taking the calls and manufacturing thousands of gobos for the tight deadlines demanded by the entertainment industry

While combining the greater audiences of digital events with the greater audience interaction of physical conferences arguably gives you the best of both worlds, they inevitably also bring the worst of each, too

With over 30 years’ experience in the industry, passion for technology runs through Justin’s veins

One of the most difficult parts of working as a touring front of house engineer is maintaining a consistent sound from show to show. That’s why it’s crucial to make sure you’re prepared for any situation

The scholarship is named in honour of a beloved industry leader and veteran Wellesley “Weasle” Eicke who prematurely left us in 2021

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour stages Opera Australia’s The Phantom of the Opera. CX interviews sound designer Shelly Lee about her unique design, and the challenges of ‘rainfall events’

SpectraColour uses not three or four flags, but seven: cyan, magenta, yellow, red, green, blue, and a variable CTO filter. The most immediate advantage this sort of system confers is that it allows red, green, and blue primary colours to be vastly brighter

Wireless technology is common in most areas of entertainment, but the rigging world is one that has often lagged behind. Understandably we haven’t achieved wireless 3-phase to power the hoists yet, but there are wireless solutions for control and load measuring that are available to riggers now

Here are five things to consider avoiding or improving upon before the year’s out, so you can get excited about your next music release

With approximately 100 events confirmed for 2022, the centre is busy recruiting and in the midst of planning an open day for the public to experience this breathtaking facility


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