Monday, March 12, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: 216
In-depth instruction on how to draw, render, and fully design costumes using online tools and software. Grounded in the use of Photoshop, learn the process of building a costume design from scratch, including information on digital tools and painting techniques. Instruction will include: techniques for painting, texturing, layering, and adding... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Chair
Mr.  Rafael Jaen
Associate Professor of Costume Design, USITT Board, National KCACTF/DTM Chair
University of Massachusetts Boston, Performing Arts
Tracks:
  • Intermediate
  • PDW

Monday, March 12, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: 221
This customized OSHA 10 Training is brought to you by the IATSE Entertainment and Exhibition Industries Training Trust Fund and USITT as a part of the alliance between these organizations and OSHA. The OSHA 10-hour program provides a variety of training on general industry safety and health regulations for both... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Alan Rowe
IATSE
Speaker
Eddie Raymond
Immediate Past President
Entertainment Services and Technology Association
Speaker
Joe Aldridge
Coordinator, EED
University of Nevada Las Vegas
Chair
Kent Jorgenson
Safety and Training Rep at IATSE
IATSE Local 80
Speaker
Mike Murphy
Designer/TD
Marshall University
Tracks:
  • PDW

Tuesday, March 13, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: Off-Site
Tour local Fort Lauderdale/Miami venues and learn about the arts culture of this region. Transportation will be provided. Advanced and an additional registration fee required. This session qualifies for AIA/HSW/CEU credits ...
Speaker(s)
Chair
Dave Vieira
Consultant
WJHW
Speaker
Richard Heisenbottle FAIA
President, Principal Architect
RJ Heisenbottle Architects
Tracks:
  • All
  • PDW

Tuesday, March 13, 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: 113
This one day basic/intermediate level electrical workshop covers many items in the ETCP Electrician Candidate Handbook outline. It will explain the basics of entertainment electrical systems, including an overview of the National Electrical Code® and NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety Requirements for Employee Workplaces. This session qualifies for 8... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Chair
Jerry Gorrell
Consultant/Lighting Designer/Technical Director
Theatre Safety Programs
Speaker
Mitch Hefter
Sr. Systems Engineer
Philips Lighting
Tracks:
  • PDW

Tuesday, March 13, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: 203
Are you new to the Eos family of consoles and ready to hit the ground running with your first show?  Learn all the basics you will need to get started in our Essentials class.  This class will give you a solid foundation with the Eos family of consoles and prepare... ...read more...
Tracks:
  • All
  • Training

Tuesday, March 13, 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM

  • Room: Hilton Marina Atlantic 1 & 2
The USITT Board of Directors convene at the Conference to enact the business of the Institute, which may include: approval of the annual budget, adoption of rules and regulations for the conduct of all meetings, establishment of the dues structure, establishment of the policies for any services rendered by the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Chair
Dan Culhane
Technical Business Development
Wenger / J.R. Clancy
Chair
Mark Shanda
President
USITT
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception


Tuesday, March 13, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: 221
This customized OSHA 10 Training is brought to you by the IATSE Entertainment and Exhibition Industries Training Trust Fund and USITT as a part of the alliance between these organizations and OSHA.   The OSHA 10-hour program provides a variety of training on general industry safety and health regulations for both... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Alan Rowe
IATSE
Speaker
Eddie Raymond
Immediate Past President
Entertainment Services and Technology Association
Speaker
Joe Aldridge
Coordinator, EED
University of Nevada Las Vegas
Speaker
Kent Jorgenson
Safety and Training Rep at IATSE
IATSE Local 80
Chair
Mike Murphy
Designer/TD
Marshall University
Tracks:
  • PDW

Tuesday, March 13, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: 216
This workshop will demonstrate the many tools and strategies by which stage photography can enhance your work as designers, technicians, and/or educators. Workshop participants will be introduced to a wide array of tools and strategies that will allow the participant to overcome the limitations of the photographic past. The workshop... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Richard Finkelstein
Associate Professor of Design
James Madison University
Tracks:
  • All
  • PDW

Tuesday, March 13, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Teleconference Suite
Deciding to write a grant can be overwhelming and intimidating. Fear no more! This workshop will go over the process from search to submit by breaking it down into manageable sections that anyone can follow. Break down the parts of a grant proposal and how to write the grant to... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Erin McCann-Sabo
Executive Director
Huron Valley Council for the Arts
Speaker
Ouida Maedel
Grants Manager
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Chair
Trish Hausmann
House Manager and Patron Services Coordinator
Indiana University Dept. of Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance
Tracks:
  • Intermediate

Wednesday, March 14, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

  • Room: 114
An organizational, business, and planning meeting of Commissioners and Vice-Commissioners of USITT....
Speaker(s)
Chair
Ms  Carolyn Satter
Director of Production and Facilities
San Diego Theatres
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception

Wednesday, March 14, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: 203
Are you a current Eos family console user who would like to better understand what your console is capable of?  Have you mastered the basics of the console and are you now ready to take your programming to the next level?  Are you ready to learn more about programming moving... ...read more...
Tracks:
  • All
  • Training


Wednesday, March 14, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: Floridian Ballroom
Start the conference by celebrating lifetime accomplishments, honoring people for their impact on USITT and the arts. The Thomas DeGaetani Award, and the USITT Award will be presented, while also inducting new USITT Fellows. ...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Kim Scott
Company Manager for KA™
Cirque du Soleil
Chair
Mark Shanda
President
USITT
Speaker
Paul Brunner
Head of Theatre Technology
Indiana University
Tracks:
  • Meeting

Wednesday, March 14, 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

  • Room: Hilton Atlantic 1 & 2
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom F
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Entry Level
  • Session
  • Room: 305
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: 222
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • All
  • Session
  • Room: 122
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • All
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Handout(s)
Room Sponsored by:

  • Entry Level
  • Room: 221
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom H
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Handout(s)
  • All
  • Session

Wednesday, March 14, 11:30 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: 216
With an established range of products, we are leading the market in building a software and hardware solution that designs, sequences and controls the most progressive events and installations in live events, concert touring, theatre, fixed installs, broadcast and most recently film. The disguise product range is now being used in... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Chet Miller
Training and Support Specialist
disguise NYC
Tracks:
  • Intermediate
  • Training

Wednesday, March 14, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Room: 316
What is it like to live and work on the road? Join this panel of experts on touring as they describe the positives and negatives about life on the bus, living out of a suitcase, working in a new venue every day, and keeping your personal relationships intact during the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Andrew Terlizzi
Company Manager - The Bodyguard Tour
Troika Touring
Speaker
Courtney Wrenn
Production Supervisor
BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music)
Speaker
Jason Juenker
Senior Production Manager
NETworks Presentations
Chair
Mr  Jay Sheehan
Production Manager
San Diego State University
Speaker
Mr  John Munoz
Grad Student Technical Production
San Diego State University
Speaker
Stacy Taylor
Stage Manager
Bodyguard Tour
Tracks:
  • All
  • Session

Wednesday, March 14, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room: Grand Ballroom A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: 122
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: 221
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Session
  • Room: Teleconference Suite
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • All
  • Meeting
  • Room: Hilton Amberjack/Mako
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting
  • Room: Grand Ballroom H
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Handout(s)
  • All
  • Session

Wednesday, March 14, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: Off Site - Broward Center for Performing Arts
Tour backstage and technical facilities of Broward Center for the Performing Arts, led by Production Manager and tour-meister, Chris Jahn. This beautifully restored, grand theater offers a functional design that provides excellent sightlines along with an elegant yet warm ambiance that is unparalleled in the industry. Considered a Broadway roadhouse,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Mr.  Chris Jahn
Production Manager, BCPA
Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Tracks:
  • All
  • Tour

Wednesday, March 14, 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Room: Palm B
Recycling and unconventional materials blend with costume design and technology in this joint double hands-on session. Participants, working as teams, will design a costume based upon a recycling theme of paper, plastic, or metal. Each team will collaborate to complete a drawing of their design and to create a small... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Chair
Ms  Jessica Mueller
Head of Production Design
Belmont Universtiy
Chair
Stacey Galloway
Associate Professor of Costume Technology/Design
University of Florida
Tracks:
  • All
  • Session

Wednesday, March 14, 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM


Wednesday, March 14, 2:45 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Room: 122
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: 222
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: 305
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Entry Level
  • Session
  • Room: Palm A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Entry Level
  • Session
  • Room: 113
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom D
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • All
  • Meeting
  • Room: Grand Ballroom H
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom G
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Session

Wednesday, March 14, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: Floridian Ballroom (if no rain)
A session designed to introduce people to the sound system designed by Meyer Sound, and the consoles provided by DiGiCo.  This is of special interest to our young designers who are hoping to participate in the SoundLab programming, but all are invited....
Tracks:
  • Session

Wednesday, March 14, 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room: 122
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom H
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • All
  • Session
  • Room: 114
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting
  • Room: Grand Ballroom C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Handout(s)
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session
  • Room: Grand Ballroom F
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Intermediate
  • Session

Wednesday, March 14, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Room: Hilton Redfin
An invite only reception for Charcoalblue LLC and their guests....
Tracks:
  • Reception

Wednesday, March 14, 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

  • Room: Grand Ballroom D
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting
  • Room: Hilton Marina Atlantic Ballroom
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • All
  • Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Entry Level
  • Session
  • Room: 222
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom B
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • All
  • Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom Prefunction East
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Session/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom F
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
Room Sponsored by:

  • All
  • Meeting/Reception

Wednesday, March 14, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

  • Room: Northeast Outdoor Stage, "Rain" Floridian Ballroom
Put the re-energized Opening Night on your Wednesday schedule and join us OUTSIDE for food, fun, and fresh air. Enjoy a cash bar, hosted hors d'oeuvres, and entertainment provided by our cruise ship partners, starting at 7pm. We'll continue the festivities at 8pm when the New Product Showcase, your preview of what some exhibitors will have... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Chair
David Grindle
Executive Director
USITT
Chair
Jack Feivou
Producer
Universal Creative
Tracks:
  • Session/Reception

Thursday, March 15, 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room: Floridian Prefunction
Begin the morning with a bracing dose of caffeine and the chance to mingle with and plan your day before the start of Regional Section meetings. Make this a perfect morning treat and a great place to recap the Opening Night celebration....
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception

Thursday, March 15, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

  • Room: 302
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom D
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: 305
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom G
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom H
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom B
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom C
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception
  • Room: Grand Ballroom A
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception

Thursday, March 15, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Room: 203
Magic Sheets are user-created graphic displays that offer customizable interactive views for showing data and programming. Magic sheets can be designed, edited or used in offline or from any control device online. The Magic Sheet class will provide a quick overview of the basic operations and functions that can be... ...read more...
Tracks:
  • Training

Thursday, March 15, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Floridian Ballroom
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • All
  • Session/Reception

Thursday, March 15, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: Shuttle - Atrium Lobby
Join Royal Caribean for a tour onboard the Independence of the Seas while in port for the day! Come and tour the Independence of the Seas, a 15-deck modern cruise ship, which can host up to 4,370 guests each cruise along with the 1,360 crew members who live aboard.  You will... ...read more...
Tracks:
  • Tour

Thursday, March 15, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: Stage Expo
In the kitchen, great chefs know that quality ingredients are necessary to create the best dishes. In the theater, great engineers know that sound quality is a result of proper mic technique and good signal flow.  In this hands-on session, we will discuss how mic choice, mic placement and gain... ...read more...
Tracks:
  • Demo


Thursday, March 15, 11:00 AM - 12:45 PM

  • Room: 118
ASTC to meet....
Tracks:
  • Meeting/Reception

Thursday, March 15, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


Thursday, March 15, 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM

    Stage Expo 2018 hosts more than 300 companies along with Special Exhibits from around the world, interactive areas where our membership will display their work from the past year, and innovations which are sure to inspire for your 2018 programs!...
    Tracks:
    • Stage Expo

    Thursday, March 15, 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM

    • Room: Floridian Ballroom
    Join Tony Meola, master sound designer, for his lecture on Thursday, March 15 at 11:00 am, where you will be introduced to a project and given the materials you need for the hands on portion of the workshop. Following this you will be eligible to join Tony in our sound... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Entry Level
    • Training

    Thursday, March 15, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

    • Room: Costume Stage, Stage Expo
    A.C.T. has an enormous collection of costumes, ranging from elegant period garments to outrageous conceptual getups. Some of the treasures you can find are Jean Stapleton's turn-of-the-20th-century costumes from The Matchmaker, as well as gowns and men's suits from the 18th century. Choose from a wealth of extraordinary costumes from throughout... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Chair
    Callie Floor
    Costume Rentals Supervisor
    American Conservatory Theater
    Speaker
    Lindsay Saier
    Wig Master
    American Conservatory Theater
    Tracks:
    • Session

    Thursday, March 15, 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM


    Thursday, March 15, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    • Room: Teleconference Suite
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Meeting
    • Room: Grand Ballroom C
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • Advanced
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom Prefunction East Poster Lounge
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • All
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom B
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom F
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • All
    • Room: Costume Stage
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • All
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom H
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Entry Level
    • Session
    • Room: 221
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Advanced
    • Session
    • Room: Stage Expo
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Session

    Thursday, March 15, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    • Room: Stage Expo
    You've got a cue sheet and a plan, but how do you make it work? In this hands-on session, we will discuss the tools present in the CL and QL series that will help you achieve your goals. ...
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Thursday, March 15, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: 203
    The Effects class will provide an in-depth exploration into Eos Family effects and their implementation. The class is geared towards intermediate to advanced users looking to expand their knowledge of the effects package. And for users looking to spice up their show files.  The class will also include an introduction... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate
    • Training

    Thursday, March 15, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: Stage Expo
    One on One with Lumen8 Expert ...
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Thursday, March 15, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM


    Thursday, March 15, 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

    • Room: 113
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Entry Level
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom C
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • Intermediate
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom A
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate
    • Session
    • Room: Teleconference Suite
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Meeting
    • Room: 122
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • Intermediate
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom H
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Handout(s)
    • All
    • Session
    • Room: 305
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • Advanced
    • Session
    • Room: 316
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Entry Level
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom F
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • Entry Level
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom D
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom G
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Session

    Thursday, March 15, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: Stage Expo
    Between the two of them, Steve and Chad have mixed over ten thousand shows at Disneyland in California.  While Chris has been Yamaha's liason for hundreds of broadway shows.  Join the three of them for a panel discussion on the thought processes and techniques used when mixing large and small... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Thursday, March 15, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: Costume Stage, Stage Expo
    Since 2004, the exquisite costumes created by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's talented professional artisans have been available for professional use through OSF Costume Rentals. We offer a wide variety of costumes, accessories and footwear, in many different styles and periods, from Roman to Modern, and beyond, featuring an extensive selection... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Chair
    Bruce Walden-Dixson
    Costume Rentals Assistant
    Oregon Shakespeare Festival
    Chair
    Emily Inget
    Costume Rentals Manager
    Oregon Shakespeare Festival
    Tracks:
    • Session


    Thursday, March 15, 4:10 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: Innovation Stage
    Learn about backdrops in theatre and how to PROJECT the future. Grosh Digital is offering animated and still images to rent as projected scenery. Take a tour of how to project your backdrops for dozens of shows including The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Peter Pan and more. ...
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate
    • Demo

    Thursday, March 15, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM


    Thursday, March 15, 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: Innovation Stage
    Introducing a demo for the WMB Belt Pac v2 with improved materials and design functions. The new Label System offers a writeable surface and cable management....
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Thursday, March 15, 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM

    • Room: 113
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate
    • Session
    • Room: 122
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • All
    • Meeting
    • Room: Palm B
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Session
    • Room: Teleconference Suite
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Meeting
    • Room: Northeast Outdoor Stage
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom A
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • All
    • Session

    Thursday, March 15, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM


    Thursday, March 15, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    • Room: Hilton Atlantic 1 & 2
    Technicians, Designers, Directors, Artisans, Trainers... Do you work in Opera/Musical or would you like to learn more about it? Come join us to meet with the opera tech community....
    Speaker(s)
    Chair
    Laura Lee Everett
    Director of Artistic Services
    OPERA America
    Tracks:
    • Reception

    Thursday, March 15, 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM

    • Room: Hilton Marina Atlantic 3 & 4
    Alumni and friends of University of North Carolina School for the Arts are all invited to attend....
    Tracks:
    • Reception

    Friday, March 16, 7:30 AM - 9:15 AM

    • Room: 118
    Join us in celebrating the Wally Russell Lifetime Achievement recipient. By invitation only please....
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    David Higgins
    Chair
    Thomas Folsom
    Chairman
    Wally Russell Foundation
    Tracks:
    • Reception

    Friday, March 16, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

    • Room: Palm B
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom C
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • All
    • Meeting/Reception
    • Room: 305
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • All
    • Session
    • Room: 221
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Advanced
    • Session

    Friday, March 16, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

    • Room: Grand Ballroom G
    PMF & D&I meeting...
    Tracks:
    • Meeting

    Friday, March 16, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    • Room: Floridian Ballroom
    Great stories and insights will flow as this stellar and interesting group of artists and practitioners gather to talk about their lives and their experiences....
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Ms  Anne Valentino
    Senior Controls Product Manager
    ETC
    Speaker
    David Higgins
    Speaker
    John Iacovelli
    Production Designer, Professor
    Chair
    Kevin Rigdon
    Head of Design
    University of Houston
    Chair
    Michael Mehler
    Chair of Communication Arts & Theatre
    Allegheny College
    Speaker
    Steve Kennedy
    Sound Designer
    SCK Sound Design
    Speaker
    William Ivey Long
    Costume Designer
    Tracks:
    • Session

    Friday, March 16, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    • Room: Stage Expo
    This class will cover everything From A to Z… or at least from A to V. The easy to learn ColorSource AV Console can control lighting, audio, and digital images with ease. This 90 minute session will teach you how to easily patch and control conventionals, LED fixtures, and moving lights using... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Friday, March 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    • Room: Stage Expo
    Digtial audio networks are the backbone of today's audio system. If you are new to digital audio networks, this session will teach you the basics of Dante network configuration and troubleshooting. ...
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Friday, March 16, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    • Room: Shuttle - Atrium Doors
    Join Princess Cruises for a tour onboard the Crown Princess while in port for the day! PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED. Register here. Security advisory: Please remember that to board our vessel, you need to pass through a security screening, which requires advance information.  When registering for the tour you will be required to provide information... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Tour

    Friday, March 16, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    • Room: Northeast Outdoor Stage
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Friday, March 16, 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

    • Room: Teleconference Suite
    Speaker(s)
    Chair
    Paul Brunner
    Head of Theatre Technology
    Indiana University
    Tracks:
    • Meeting


    Friday, March 16, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


    Friday, March 16, 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM

    • Room: Innovation Stage
    Tracks:
    • Stage Expo
    • Room: Floridian Ballroom
    Tracks:
    • Entry Level
    • Training

    Friday, March 16, 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM

    • Room: Innovation Stage
    Join City Theatrical for their product demo featuring Multiverse. City Theatrical’s Multiverse® wireless DMX/RDM technology has the ability to carry much more data while using much less radio energy than any present wireless DMX/RDM system. This will lead to a lighting world where every DMX lighting fixture contains a tiny, inexpensive DMX/RDM... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Friday, March 16, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

    • Room: Costume Stage
    Now in it’s 6th year, MSMT Costumes’ collection of costumes packages includes many of today’s hottest musicals, including Mamma Mia!, and Disney‘s Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast, Les Miserables, Hairspray, Young Frankenstein, and Sister Act. As a branch of Maine State Music Theatre, which for 58 years has been bringing non-profit professional musical theatre to Maine... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Chair
    Maine State Music Theatre
    MSMT Costumes
    Maine State Music Theatre
    Tracks:
    • Session

    Friday, March 16, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    • Room: Stage Expo
    Never miss an entrance! Stage-management professionals worked with ETC and GDS to solve the problem of not having a simple and reliable cue-light system on the market, resulting in the flexible CueSystem. Join us for this session to take a close-up look at the hardware and to experience how easy... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Demo

    Friday, March 16, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

    • Room: Shuttle - Atrium Lobby Doors
    Join Princess Cruises for a tour onboard the Crown Princess while in port for the day! PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED. Register here. Security advisory: Please remember that to board our vessel, you need to pass through a security screening, which requires advance information.  When registering for the tour you will be required to provide information... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Tour

    Friday, March 16, 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM


    Friday, March 16, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

    • Room: Innovation Stage
    This hands-on inspection course teaches those responsible for the inspection of fall protection equipment to make educated decisions on the suitability for use. It includes inspection of various fall protection equipment, including full body harnesses, shock absorbing and positioning lanyards, self-retracting lifelines/devices, and anchorage connectors. This hands-on class will involve... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr  David Lake
    Education and Training Specialist
    Florida Wire & Rigging
    Tracks:
    • All
    • Session

    Friday, March 16, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    • Room: Grand Ballroom F
    Speaker(s)
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    Room Sponsored by:

    • Intermediate
    • Session
    • Room: Grand Ballroom C
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • Advanced
    • Session
    • Room: Stage Expo
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Session
    • Room: 113
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    • Intermediate
    • Session
    • Room: 305
    Speaker(s)
    Tracks:
    Room Sponsored by:

    • All
    • Session

    Friday, March 16, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    • Room: Stage Expo
    In the kitchen, great chefs know that quality ingredients are necessary to create the best dishes. In the theater, great engineers know that sound quality is a result of proper mic technique and good signal flow.  In this session, we will discuss how mic choice, mic placement and gain structure... ...read more...
    Tracks:
    • Demo