City Theatrical Newsletter Index




Interviews 


 

Name 

Newsletter

Notes


Greg Husinko

May 2007

Greg Husinko, Production Electrician on Le Reve.

Fred Foster
 

April 2009        

Interview with Fred Foster, CEO of Electronic Theatre Controls


Roger Desmond 

June 2009

What's It Like To Be On Tour With A Broadway Show?  


Eric Schultz  

October 2009

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


Adam Klein 

March 2010

What's It Like For An American To Live And Work In London For A Year?


Ken Posner 

October 2010      

In Depth with Tony Award Winning Lighting Designer Ken Posner.


Dawn Chiang 

February 2011            
International Lighting Designer and Theatre Consultant Dawn Chiang.


Peggy Eisenhauer

November 2011

In Depth with Tony Award Winning Lighting Designer Peggy Eisenhauer.


Jeff Croiter 

June 2012        
In Depth with Tony Award Winning Lighting Designer Jeff Croiter.

Alan Lampel

April 2013 Twenty Five Years Of Dry Ice Fog on The Phantom Of The Opera.

Chris Kurtz

December 2013 Chris Kurtz, Deck Electrician On The Curious Incident of the Dog In The Night-Time.


George Balanchine

July 2014   In the wings with George Balanchine.


Pip Biancamano

September 2014 

City Theatrical Talks With The Tonight Show's Pip Biancamano.



Alex Fogel 

December 2014

What It's Like To Be A Young Moving Light Programmer On Broadway.


Jake DeGroot  

September 2016                   
City Theatrical Talks with Lighting Designer Jake DeGroot.






Case Studies


Name Newsletter Notes

10 Million Miles 



May 2007      


Lighting Designers Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer take the star drop to a new level.


Elvis People

June 2007 

Lighting Designer Robert Robins created a battery powered DMX controller. 


SHoW DMX® Mini Case Studies 

December 2007

Case studies of SHoW DMX® being used in different circumstances.


The Pope uses SHoW DMX


May 2008


Papal Mass at Yankee Stadium using SHoW DMX®.


Winter Wonder Lights 

January 2009

Jay Woods of Jay Woods Design created the spectacular Winter WonderLights.



Grand Central Kaleidoscope 



February 2009


The main terminal of Grand Central Station used color and light this holiday season.


SHoW DMX® in Trinidad

May 2009

The Fifth Summit of the Americas in Port of Spain, Trinidad, uses SHoW DMX® Transmitters.


Mexico uses SHoW DMX® in lighting of the Uxmal Archeological site

May 2009

SHoW DMX® being used on lighting of the archeological site Uxmal in Mexico.


SHoW DMX U2 360º Tour

July 2009 

U2 On Tour

Gravesend Inn


November 2009 


The Gravesend Inn created by the students of New York City College of Technology.


The Servant of Two Masters


March 2010

The Servant of Two Masters at the Yale Repertory Theatre. 


Piers 88 and 90 

May 2010
Custom LED power/data supplies for New York City's piers. 


SHoW DMX® at Second Baptist Church 

June 2010              
Lighting Designer Tom Stanziano lighted all of the Second Baptist Church in Baytown, Texas. 

SHoW DMX® at Norwegian Opera 


July 2010

City Theatrical's SHoW DMX on "Around the World in 80 Days".


Peter Pan at the Milwaukee Ballet

July 2010

Lighting Designer David Grill used SHoW DMX® for a new full-length ballet of Peter Pan

Lighting The White House 



February 2011       
Al Crawford of Arc3design incorporated CTI's gear into the White House.


Mountain Light

February 2011   

The 21st Annual Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championship.


Met Ring Cycle 
March 2011     Tony Giovanetti describes lighting the ring cycle at The Metropolitan Opera.

Tisch WNET Studios

May 2011    

TV Lighting Designer Bob Culley specified the lighting at Tisch WNET Studios at Lincoln Center.


Custom U2-360º Degree Tour LED/Microphone 


July 2011
Tommy Voeten, of NYC 1212-Studio, Inc. Used SHoW DMX® in the microphone. 


Delta Airlines

July 2011

CTI modifies Delta Airlines first class seats for Cigar Box Studios. 

Dinosaur Exhibit 


September 2011               Focus Lighting needed custom flocked Top Hats at the Natural History museum.

Andrea Bocelli

October 2011

Andrea Bocelli in NYC's Central Park With SHoW DMX® Wireless DMX. 

CBNC Showman Fabricators 

November 2011



Showman Fabricators used CTI's D3 Dimmers for CNBC Studio.


Miss'd America Pageant 

January 2012 
Miss'd America pagent used SHoW Babys in their drag show. 


Rock of Ages 

April 2012 

Mike Baldassari discussed the lighting for the feature film Rock of Ages


London's Tower Bridge "Olympics"

July 2012             

City Theatrical's lights the Tower Bridge the way to Olympic Stadium.


Super Why Live Tour

August 2012   SHoW DMX® SHoW Baby used on the Super Why Live Tour. 

Stamford Train Station

February 2013

New LED lighting for the Stamford Train Station. 
Lucky Guy 

April 2013


Lighting Designer Jules Fisher needed a custom effect for the Broadway show Lucky Guy.

Adana Theatre Festival in Turkey 

May 2013

Water show spectacular uses SHoW Babys at the opening ceremonies of the 15th International Theatre in Adana, Turkey.

Terra Tractus 

July 2013

Jamie Burnett lights Terra Tractus. 



Charlie and The Chocolate Factory


August 2013              
Lighting for the London production of Charlie and The Chocolate Factory.


Wireless Dimming 

January 2014


NYU production using City Theatrical's Wireless Dimming in there show Monstrous


SHoW Baby Shows

June 2014      More SHoW Baby productions.


Amazing Spiderman 2

June 2014  LED lighting for The Amazing Spiderman 2


Tillikum Crossing 

February 2015 

SHoW DMX® Vero units used in Tillikum Crossing Bridge, Portland, Oregon.


Lighting Offices 

February 2015

Boyce Products constructed lightboxes with DMX control to change color and intensity.  


QolorFLEX™ LED Tape


February 2015
 

Television shows that have used our LED tape.


Eurovision Song Contest  


May 2015              

SHoW DMX Neo® Used on the Eurovision stage.


Best Time Ever 

September 2015 

QolorFLEX™ LED Tape used to build the set of NBC's Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris.


Channel Zero Unplugged Tour 

December 2015

Iconic Belgian band "Channel Zero" uses CTI'S Incandescent Candle Stick on tour.

The Hudson Hotel Escalator 

January 2016              

The Hudson Hotel improved their main entrance.


Luminaria Palo Alto 



March 2016           

Luminaria Palo Alto got a lighting makeover with SHoW DMX® Vero.


Night To Shine Prom 

April 2016     

Using QolorPoint™ Wireless LED Uplighters at Faith Church in New Milford, CT. 


National Music Forum 


May 2016              
National Forum of Music incorporating SHoW Baby and Pathway into their theatre. 



​​Havre de Grace


June 2016 

 

Designer William A. Price, III brought DMX-controlled light to this historic town. 



​​Aladdin, Broadway To West End 

July 2016

Aladdin's shows from Broadway to the West End using the SHoW DMX® Wireless DMX. 


Metropolitan Opera 

August 2016 

The Metropolitan Opera upgraded to Wireless DMX with Maximum Bandwidth Technology™. 



​​Jason Bishop Magic Show


December 2016              

Illusionist Jason Bishop incorporated QolorFLEX™ LED Tape and B4 Dimmer into an illusion. 



Red Rocks Church

January 2017 

Red Rocks Church used City Theatrical QolorFLEX™ LED Tape for major performance.


War Paint

February 2017           

City Theatrical's RGBI QolorFLEX™ LED Tape is designed for the set of War Paint.


Enchanted Snowflake Experience At Mall Of America

March 2017              

Mall of America to Snowflake art installation/show experience.


 
 

 





Training Documents  


Name

Newsletter

Notes

Eight Universe 
December 2007                                        

A DMX main/backup switch is a device that allows switching a DMX network.

Lead Free

January 2008

City Theatrical Electronics Assembly department goes ROHS.

Top Hats, Half Top Hats, and Color Extenders 

May 2008

Top Hats Training

RDM 

June 2008              What is it, How it Works, and how you will use it?

Antennas

July 2008

Long range Antennas for SHoW DMX®.

Wireless Site Survey  
August 2008

SHoW DMX™ can peacefully coexist in the crowded 2.4GHz  spectrum.
Holographic Lenses   September 2008
How to use Holographic Lenses.

Directional Antennas

November 2008
Learn About Antennas
What's New In RDM?  
September 2009    
CTI's SHoW DMX, the world's first Wireless DMX with RDM.
VLX Accessories  March 2010  VLX Accessories
Half Top Hats  January 2011 Why use Half Top Hats? 
Prop Lighter August 2011  How to create a Prop Lighter. 
SHoW DMX SHoW Baby  December 2011   SHoW Baby training video 
Stacker Top Hats  March 2012  How much space do 47 stackers take up? 
Ceiling Port  March 2012  City Theatrical Ceiling Port for Source Four® PAR.   
Moving Light Assistant™ 
June 2012  Features of Moving Light Assistant™. 
FollowSpot Yoke for Source Four  June 2012  FollowSpot Yoke for Source Four. 
Show Networks and Control Systems  July 2012   Show Networks and Control Systems by John Huntington.
Hedy Lamarr: Movie star, inventor of WiFi  December 2012  The movie star who gave us Wireless DMX.  
Wireless DMX   February 2013  What you need to know about Wireless DMX. 
 Lighting Accessories  June 2013  What accessories mean to us. 
Orange is the new black July 2013  Orange is the new black. 
Beam Bender  January 2014  How to....use a Beam Bender. 
Source Four  February 2014  Where were you when you first saw the Source Four? 
SHoW Baby  October 2014  Saving Time the Right Way (Magazine Article)
Lightscapes May 2016  Hudson Valley Lightscapes