With our trading origins in the early 1970s as the Alpha Centauri Light Show, we have been providing lighting equipment to the entertainment industry for over 45 years.
Our huge portfolio of products and brands are used in touring & live shows; theatre; education & drama; film, TV & studio; as well as architectural and corporate events settings. Each customer and project has specific requirements, and we pride ourselves on having a team of industry professionals with wide and varied experience, who can help advise on the best solution.
We can provide a full range of “all things entertainment lighting”, from end to end of a system: including all popular types of fixtures; support & grip; design software; control consoles; networking and distro; power, distro & dimming; bespoke cabling and gel scroll assembly; replacement lamps and other essential consumables; and related accessories or spare parts.
Our close working relationships with manufacturers include exclusive distribution for leading brands – often with award-winning products – such as Chroma-Q, Jands, ProLights, Spotlight, Mole-Richardson, Luminex, LumenRadio, DMG and Quasar Science. Other key brands include Manfrotto, Robe, Avolites and ETC, to name just a few.
Working with manufacturers, over the years we have helped to bring to market several industry standard products.
Moving Spot, Wash, Beam, Hybrid, and Effects luminaires from a variety of premium to value manufacturers, with a choice of LED, Tungsten & Discharge sources.
Fresnels, PARs, PCs, Profiles Cyc, Blinder, Effects and Batten luminaires from a variety of premium to value manufacturers, with a choice of LED, Tungsten and Discharge sources.
Architectural fittings from a variety of manufacturers suitable for permanent installation or track mounting including House lights, Linear battens, Wash, Spot and Flood lights, with a choice of LED, Tungsten and Discharge sources.
Film, TV & Studio
Specialist fixtures designed for location or studio applications in the broadcast and motion picture industries, including Fresnel, Flood, Soft and hard sources using Discharge, Tungsten and LED.
Lighting controllers from a variety of manufacturers, including consoles, wings and software, suitable for controlling any application from a single fixture to the largest global event.
Data Distribution & Networking
Data and Networking infrastructure designed specifically for lighting applications including Switches, Converters, Routers, Splitters, Mergers & Wireless transmission.
Power Distro & Dimming
Power Distribution and Dimming from a variety of manufacturers suitable for either Touring or Installation applications.
Bespoke lighting cable assemblies and connectors including Power, Data, Combined Power and Data, specialist Motion Picture, Broadcast and Rigging cabling.
Support & Grip
Frames of varying sizes, covered with textile flags used to create a variety of effects depending upon the textile used when placed in front of fixtures.
Consumables including Batteries, Lamps, Colour, Tape, and Scrolls.
Effects including Smoke, Haze, Bubble, Snow and Wind machines, Strobes, UV sources as well as a range of Pyrotechnics.
Followspots suitable for a variety of applications, with a choice of LED, Tungsten and Discharge sources.