Vol.17 No. 1
To cap of 2012, electronic music innovator deadmau5 and his crew lined up a slew of “Unhooked” dates across North America, ending with a New Year’s Eve banger in his very birthplace – Niagara Falls, ON.
Based on Brian McGreevy’s 2012 novel of the same name and developed by McGreevy and Lee Shipman for television, Hemlock Grove is part murder mystery and part horror show. Filmed in Toronto, gaffer Ira Cohen tells PL&P about bringing the creators’ twisted visions to life.
Remedying The Rig At Medicine Hat’s
By Andrew King
Though it’s only the sixth-largest city in its home province, Medicine Hat, AB is consistently a stop major musical, comedy, and theatrical tours. Attracting those acts to city is the Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre – a beacon for touring productions from far and wide thanks to its top-tier facilities and reputable personnel.
It takes an expert hand to safely harness the power of pyrotechnics for a public spectacle. Those that do need to keep current with market-influencing innovations, know the regulations and safety procedures, and be able to adapt to the ever-changing industry realities – all discussed here with some of the industry’s highest-profile pros.