Welcome to AyrtonLIVE 16.

In these unprecedented times we need a little certainty, and you can rely on your next issue of AyrtonLIVE, to deliver an interesting read with fabulous images that showcase some of the great work lighting designers have been creating with Ayrton fixtures.

In these pages you will find reports covering theatre, clubs, events, and live music the world over, starting with the super-creative Circus Flic Flac in Dortmund. Perseo features heavily throughout this issue, shaking off the bad weather on a number of outdoor events and productions in Scotland and the US, while Khamsin-S makes its mark on international tours from Mika and the Jonas Brothers; a new club, Club Beehive, has opened in Shanghai with The Art of Light choosing a plethora of Khamsin-S, Bora-S and Mistral-S for its bespoke design.

We give you a unique feature in this issue – a blog from John McMurtrie, Iron Maiden’s official photographer. His News from the Picturedesk gives an insight into the challenges posed to the R’n’R photographer by LED lighting, and how Bora has been a revelation in helping to overcome them.

Of course, no spring issue would be complete without a mention of this year’s Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show where LD Bob Barnhart employed a bank of 120 Perseo fixtures as a centrepiece for its spectacular design.

We hope this issue of AyrtonLIVE entertains you during your stay-at-home time and inspires you and your customers as you plan your upcoming projects.

Don’t forget to keep in touch with your Ayrton sales team for more information on Karif-LT and Domino, the two new models from Ayrton which are shipping this spring. And keep an eye on our social media pages for ideas on how to pass the time/raise your feel-good factor at #AyrtonUnitedWeStand.

Other news

Ayrton Perseo and Domino Profiles light up the Jova Beach Party 2022

There was great success for the summer tour of Jova Beach Party 2022, which saw the Italian songwriter Lorenzo Cherubini, aka Jovanotti, performing from June until September […]

Ayrton Domino LT shines for Showtec at Singapore National Day Parade

Showtec, one of the largest rental companies in South East Asia, was delighted to purchase 40 Ayrton Domino LT luminaires from Total Solution Marketing Pte Ltd, Ayrton’s […]

Ayrton’s Diablo S proves Total Solution for Trio AV in Singapore

Total Solution Marketing, Ayrton’s exclusive distributor for the Singapore region, is very happy to announce the purchase of 24 Ayrton Diablo S LED profile fixtures by Trio […]

Ayrton Domino Profile on tour with Cremonini

Cesare Cremonini’s Stadium Tour 2022 Milano, which started in Milan and closed with a resounding event at the Imola racetrack, has just ended. The eight sold-out dates […]

Lighting designer Joe Cabrera II selects Ayrton MagicBlade R effects lighting for Tears for Fears Tipping Point World Tour 2022

Tears for Fears has wrapped the North American leg of their Tipping Point World Tour 2022 in support of the duo’s comeback album of the same name. […]

Ayrton Cobra takes to the water in Hanover for the 75 Years of Lower Saxony celebrations

Ayrton was delighted to supply producer and lighting designer Jens Hillenkötter with its very latest luminaire, the unique laser-sourced, IP65 rated Cobra, for the celebrations of 75 […]