Drone Costume Design
Drone Costume Design

Drone Costume Design

Kathy Eddy

A new costume design role? 
Léa Pereyre of Verity Studios is a Drone Costume Designer, whose work on Cirque du Soleil's PARAMOUR on Broadway dazzled audiences with dancing, floating, flying lampshades, spoke at the WORLD.MINDS Annual Symposium, on the joy and challenges of dressing the drones of tomorrow.

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Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF)
Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF)

Vivienne Benesch Awarded the 2017 Zelda Fichandler Award

Michael Eddy

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF) announces that Vivienne Benesch, of Playmakers Repertory Theater (Chapel Hill, NC), is the recipient of the 2017 Zelda Fichandler Award. The award recognizes directors and choreographers who are in the center of their creative lives, demonstrate great accomplishment to-date and promise for the future, and who have made prominent achievements in the field with singular creativity and artistry, and deep investment in a particular community or region. The award is given annually within rotating regions of the U.S. It carries an unrestricted grant of $5,000 to the individual recipient.

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Jim Meyer
Jim Meyer

In Memoriam: Jim Meyer, Rosco

Michael Eddy

We were saddend earlier this week to learn of the death of Jim Meyer, who most recently was the Director of International Business Development for Rosco.  Rosco released the following statement.

It is with great sadness that we share the news that our good friend and Rosco colleague, Jim Meyer, has passed away. Originally from Eastchester, NY, Jim lived in the Los Angeles area for many years.

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Peter West
Peter West

In Memoriam: Peter West, Lighting Designer

Michael Eddy

Lighting Designer Peter West passed away from cancer at his home in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY on August 18, 2017 at the age of 55. West was born in Heswall, England and grew up in Blacksburg, VA. He attended Community School in Roanoke, VA and graduated from Blacksburg High School. He graduated from Guilford College with a Bachelor of Arts in Drama and Speech and completed graduate training at the American Repertory Theatre Institute at Harvard.

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DMG Lumière’s Nils de Montgrand & Rosco’s Stan Miller sign the official deal at IBC 2017 in Amsterdam
DMG Lumière’s Nils de Montgrand & Rosco’s Stan Miller sign the official deal at IBC 2017 in Amsterdam

Rosco Acquires LED Specialist Company DMG Lumiere

Michael Eddy

Rosco announces its acquisition of the film, television, and broadcast LED specialist company DMG Lumière. Since its start in Lyon, France in 2014, DMG Lumière has experienced great success, quick growth, and its products have been recognized as innovative set lighting tools by filmmakers around the globe.

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