Awards

Evening of Winners: PIPA, MIPA, Opus and Sinus Awards

It has become a fond tradition: the award show ceremony for the PIPA, MIPA, Opus and Sinus Awards. As in years past, the nominees and winners assemble in the Europe Room to honor the most innovative and impressive products and shows together. Award ceremony under the auspices of the music media publisher Opus-Award-Winner Friedrichstadt-PalastIt’s not…
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Opus Award Winner: “This prize is a great honor for us”

The Opus Award 2018 went to Friedrichstadt Palast in Berlin with THE ONE Grand Show. In the following interview, Technical Director Franz-Josef Münzebrock talks about various challenges posed by the show.   THE ONE Grand Show in Friedrichstadt Palast Berlin received this year’s Opus Award for the category “Technical Realization – Permanent Installation.” What does…
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Sinus Award Winner 2018: CFOspace from Ernst & Young

This year, the CFOspace from the accounting firm Ernst & Young GmbH will be honored with the Sinus – Systems Integration Award 2018 in the category of ‘Business’. The project – realized with the most modern of media technology – facilitates the cooperation between CFOs and their teams. The CFOspace was realized by the planning…
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Prolight + Sound Looking For Best Future Talents Projects

Do you think concerts and live events aren’t just exciting because of the artists? Are you particularly passionate about light, sound, or stage technology? Coupled with knowledge about media technology and system integration. These are the best indicators you could participate in the Future Talents Project 2018 at Prolight + Sound. Students, pupils, or apprentices…
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mondo*dr Awards – Interview with Rachael Rogerson-Thorley, editor

Sinus, Opus, Mipa and Pipa - during the period of the Prolight + Sound there are a lot of awards, too. 2017 a new awards ceremony was added to the list: the mondo*dr award. Initiated and presented by the journal mondo*dr the award was established to acknowledge exceptional accomplishments in the entertainment industry. We have…
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Opus and Sinus: Application Period has Started

Each year at Prolight + Sound the most innovative figures and projects of the event branch are honored in an evening event. The Opus and Sinus Awards for excellence will also be granted in 2018. Applications and suggestions of project, companies or individuals can be submitted until November 12. Online Applications for Awards While the…
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Young Talents: The Winners of Future Talents Project

Fashion that makes sounds and frequencies visible, an innovative measurement method for event spotlights, and a self-composed piece of film music – these are the winners of this year’s annual Future Talents Projects. Among other thing the awardees of the youth talent competition could look forward to a guided tour on Young Talents Day Prolight…
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Opus Award 2017: “Rocketchris” – Designer and Photographer

Dynamic, three-dimensional, unconventional: the exceptional stage to Rea Garvey’s “Get Loud Ope Air Tour 2016” was fascinating and convincing for fans and scene experts. Once again, the light and stage designer Christian “Rocketchris” Glatthor created a unique, exciting show, and dramatically staging the artist. This is why the light artist, photographer, and designer was awarded…
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Opus – Frankfurt Trade Fair Announces Winner

The Opus – Deutscher Bühnenpreis has already honored particular service in the field of theater and stage production, live events as well as open air events for the 15th time. This year two different exciting projects received the trophy. The honorees are, on the one hand, Christian “Rocket Chris” Glatthor, who was convincing in the…
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Prolight + Sound: Young Talent Meeting & Awards

Something new: starting right now, those planning to attend Prolight + Sound 2016 can use their projects to take part in the ‘Opus’ and ‘Sinus’ Awards. In addition, future events professionals shouldn’t miss out on the Young Talent Day on Tuesday (5 April 2016). New: Active Application for Awards The Opus German stage prize and…
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BMW Multimedia Show: Demonstrating how it can be done

Produktpräsentation BMWCompanies, brands, products: they are all competing for market share. The only hope for success is compelling advertising and skilled presentation. German car producer BMW gave us a glimpse into the future of product presentation at the International Motor Show 2013 in Frankfurt – an achievement that is now being recognised with the German Design Award 2015. Recognition that no one could argue with: the presentation was a real firework of lasers, light, surround sound, video and projection mapping.

First-rate entertainment: Backstage with the stars

backstage with the stars

The stage is perfectly lit, the PA system doesn’t have any back coupling and the set decorations keep the audience spellbound. What would a show be without first rate event technicians, scene painters or make-up artists? Probably very quiet and colorless.