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Crew wages - how does £240k sound?

Started by Tim Atkinson in :the bar Dec 30, 2013. 0 Replies

As we've just commented, the …Continue

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Does being 'sustainable' cost too much time and money?

Started by entsust in :the cafe Dec 14, 2013. 0 Replies

While the thinking is that being more 'sustainable' as a business should lower your costs, does it just cost too much to begin with - in both time and money?By the time that you've invested in all…Continue

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US Community Theatre Lands ETC ION Control System

Wealthy Theatre is a community-owned not-for-profit venue located in Grand Rapids - a city in the southwest part of the northern US state of Michigan. With an ambition to be effectively 'off grid' for stage lighting, their efforts were recently recognised by one of the world's largest…


Added by entsust on January 7, 2014 at 0:00 — No Comments

Guest Post - Tyneside Cinema Goes Green

It can sometimes feel like our environment is soon going to give us an ultimatum: change your ways or it’s all over. In response, nations and businesses alike (at least a few of them) are adapting their environmental policies to help reduce the ecological impact they have on our…


Added by entsust on December 9, 2013 at 23:30 — No Comments

Royal Central School of Speech and Drama wins 'Green Gown' Award for Sustainability

The Green Gown Awards is an annual presentation to institutions in…


Added by entsust on November 22, 2013 at 12:30 — No Comments

Q&A with Offset Warehouse's Charlie Ross

Recent high-profile events, such as the factory collapse in Bangladesh, have focused attention on the fabric and textile industry, and caused many to examine the ethical values of its supply chain. It can be hard to know the chain of…


Added by entsust on November 12, 2013 at 10:30 — No Comments

LuxLive - innovation imminent...

It seems it's the time of year for trade shows in the lighting industry. Mere weeks have passed since PLASA London finished at ExCeL, and in a few…


Added by entsust on October 28, 2013 at 22:30 — 1 Comment

PLASA London highlights - and another two 'good things'!

So, having just about recovered from PLASA London, we thought we ought to give you a quick rundown of the bits and pieces that caught our eye at the world’s largest live entertainment technology trade show. We can’t help but start by talking about the…


Added by entsust on October 14, 2013 at 23:00 — No Comments

The Path to Sustainability (Julie's Bicycle)

I just wanted to share my first blog for Julie's Bicycle as "Activist in Residence". I'm a researcher in ecological design practice and PhD candidate at the University of Melbourne. I'm currently on research exchange at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in the UK.

The Path to Sustainability by Tanja Beer (via Julie's Bicycle)

People often ask me how I became…


Added by tanja beer on October 11, 2013 at 20:00 — No Comments

Bedlam at Technical Theatre Awards!

We were very proud to be able to both sponsor and present the inaugural Technical Theatre Award for Venue Sustainability at a ceremony held at PLASA London on Tuesday evening. Although the TTAs are only in their first year, the support for them was huge - with Tony and Olivier…


Added by entsust on October 11, 2013 at 12:30 — No Comments

And the award goes to....you?

We're on the hunt for a performance venue that deserves a sustainability award. Why? Well, this year sees the inaugural Technical Theatre Awards - awards for those backstage that are going above and beyond the call of duty.

Major industry names have…


Added by entsust on September 3, 2013 at 0:00 — No Comments

Nottingham Playhouse moves forward with £1m boost to sustainability aspirations

Nottingham Playhouse has received the beginnings of an amazing 50th birthday present in the form of £996,000 of funding from Arts Council England’s Capital Investment Programme. The funding will be used specifically to improve the efficiency and sustainability of the Grade II*…


Added by entsust on August 27, 2013 at 8:30 — No Comments

Special Report - Green My Production

Yesterday saw the convening by Julie’s Bicycle and their entertainment lighting industry partner White Light of the ‘Green My Production’ conference at White Light’s HQ in Wimbledon, south London.

It was standing room only at the event in the…


Added by Tim Atkinson on March 28, 2013 at 13:30 — No Comments

3rd Green Lighting Social

The third Green Lighting Social was held yesterday evening over at the Bush Theatre in West London. Organised by Robin Barton of the Royal Opera House’s lighting team, the event was the largest so far – the 'show and tell' event almost taking the form of a very informal micro trade show.…


Added by Tim Atkinson on January 16, 2013 at 13:30 — 3 Comments

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