dbn at Somme 100 Commemoration

dbn Lighting, working for Somme 100 and Manchester City Council, provided lighting, LED screen and rigging equipment, an enormous electric-art sun piece and crew for a major cultural concert as the finale of the ‘Somme 100 Manchester’, a massive public art and performance event in Heaton Park, Manchester marking the UK based commemoration of 100 […]

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dbn Enjoys Parklife 2016

dbn Lighting were back in Heaton Park, Manchester for the 2016 Parklife Festival, where they supplied lighting, rigging and LED screen to five out of the eight main performance areas – including the Main Stage, Stage 3 (The Rotunda), Stage 5 (Elrow), Stage 6 (The Colonnade) and Stage 8 which was hosted by two pumping […]

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dbn Gets Lost in the Village Vibes

dbn lighting from Manchester supplied lighting, LED screen and crew to the main stage and four other performances spaces at the 2016 Lost Village Festival, plus site-wide scenic and environmental illumination highlighting hundreds of organic artworks made with natural materials found on the site. It was the second year of this unique and genuinely boutique […]

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dbn Designs Lighting for 2016 Qasr al Hosn Festival in Abu Dhabi

The Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), appointed live communication specialist People as the event management agency for the vast 2016 Qasr Al Hosn festival, which took place February 3 to 13, 2016 in Abu Dhabi. Manchester UK based dbn Lighting was commissioned by People, to provide lighting design and on-site lighting […]

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dbn are typically fashionable in Paris

We’ve just got back from Paris Fashion week, where we worked with our friends at Broadwick Live  to provide lighting, rigging and a video surface for the Y-3 Spring-Summer 2016 catwalk show. Designed by Stephen Page, our installation used 150 LED fixtures, including SGM P5s, Prolights Studio COB CW , and our own LED tile fixtures, to light a 25m […]

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dbn take Manchester’s Albert Hall by Storm(y)

We’ve recently swapped out the strobes on our house rig at Manchester’s Albert Hall and installed 6 of our Clay Paky Stormy CC LED Colour Strobes in their place, introducing a whole new range of effects to the fantastic venue and helping to save power in the process.         (A stormy cc at dbn […]

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dbn is Switched On

dbn Lighting provided full illumination for the 2015 Manchester City Centre festive lights switch on, getting the pre-Christmas party in the north-west off to a rocking start. The event was hosted by popular local radio station Key 103’s Debbie Mac with iconic long-running soap Coronation Street stars Kym Marsh and Catherine Tyldesley. Record crowds – […]

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dbn only have B-Eyes for you!

Yet more Clay Paky Aleda K10 B-Eyes arrive at dbn – we love them! B-Eyes breaking free of their bonds!

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dbn Swings in Hull

dbn Lighting from Manchester recently designed and supplied lighting equipment to two innovative site-specific shows in Hull created by outdoor arts and performance specialists Walk The Plank, in their role as artistic directors of Hull Freedom festival –  a diverse mix of arts, music and cultural events staged over three days in and around the […]

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dbn adds lighting magic for Wales Millennium Centre Celebrations

dbn Lighting from Manchester collaborated in another exciting, innovative and off-the-wall production with producers Walk The Plank to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the landmark Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay, Wales. dbn’s Stephen Page was asked to design lighting for the spectacle, staged outside along the main concourse approach to the Centre. Staged on Saturday […]

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