Stage10 / 04 / 2019
Robe Shouts It Out for Tears For Fears
Tears for Fears was one of the UK bands who helped define the sound of 1980s pop-rock with classics like “Shout” and “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” - and this year...
Stage29 / 03 / 2019
Getting in the Eurovision Mood with Melodifestivalen
Sweden takes its Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) entrees very seriously, and that’s not surprising as they have done consistently well in the world’s highest profile...
Events15 / 03 / 2019
Robe gets traditional for Noč Modrijanov 2018
Nearly 300 Robe moving lights were utilized by lighting designer Žiga Krajnc for the 2018 Noč Modrijanov event, a major televised Slovenian folk festival staged biennially, and this time around at the Dvorana Zlatorog Arena in Celje, directed by Marjan Kučej.
Stage18 / 02 / 2019
Liteup Invests in Robe
Liteup is based on the UK’s south coast, near Portsmouth and Southampton, was founded in 2006 and is headed and run by Marc Callaghan and Kris Box who met whilst studying...
Television13 / 02 / 2019
Robe Still Has the X Factor
The X Factor UK continues as a much anticipated and influential reality TV talent show that is also known for its spectacular productions.
Theatre11 / 12 / 2018
Robe Has a Good Laugh with Anders Matthesen
Eleven trucks of production equipment is a lot for one stand-up comedian, but delivering the nuances of live comedy in an arena format is a fine art which needs a...
Stage20 / 11 / 2018
Going in Circles with Nephew
Danish alt rockers Nephew – one of the most popular, successful and critically acclaimed bands in Denmark – announced at the end of 2017 that they were reuniting in 2018 after a four-year hiatus. Simultaneously they announced two major gigs in October 2018 at the Jyske...
Theatre05 / 11 / 2018
Arlette Gruss Circus in the RoboSpot Light
The Arlette Gruss Circus is well known for its love of technology and reinvention, constantly...
Exhibitions22 / 10 / 2018
Robe Ramps Up the Action for LDI 2018
Robe presented part two of its “Lost Worlds” exhibition live show trilogy concept at LDI (Live Design International) in Las Vegas, with another jaw-dropping booth design and an edgy, hi energy 8-minute live dance extravaganza designed to illustrate its latest...
Stage24 / 09 / 2018
Robe in Control for Kensington
Dutch rockers Kensington brought their hugely successful double platinum ‘Control’ album cycle to a close with a show-stopping performance for around 50,000 fans at Amsterdam ArenA.
Exhibitions19 / 09 / 2018
Robe Rocks PLASA with SuperSpikie
Robe brought an animated, vibrant, high-impact theatre meets rock ‘n’ roll live show to the centre of its stand design at the 2018 PLASA entertainment technology expo in London’s Olympia.
Events09 / 07 / 2018
Golden Opportunity for RoboSpots
The 29th edition of the Golden Melody Award (GMAs) staged in the 15,000 seat Taipei Arena presented a golden opportunity for Robe’s RoboSpot remote follow spotting system...
Stage29 / 06 / 2018
Indochine is RoboSpotted
Lighting designer Thomas Dechandon of the 4eleven collective created a stunning show for French superstar pop-rock band Indochine’s recent tour, including over 200 Robe moving lights on the rig – with MegaPointes, Spiiders, LEDBeam 150s – plus a 6-way RoboSpot remote...
Stage08 / 06 / 2018
Lighting the King of Latin Pop
Widely regarded as ‘The King of Latin Pop’ and one of the most successful and popular Hispanic / Latin recording stars of all time, singer / songwriter and record producer Enrique Iglesias strutted his high octane stagecraft for the latest European section of his...
Television04 / 06 / 2018
Robe Helps Deutschland Find a Superstar
The 2018 edition of Deutschland sucht den Superstar (DSDS) is featured another exciting and eye-catching lighting design created by the show’s long term LD Manuel da Costa and Jonas König of MDC Lichtgestalten, utilising over 100 Robe Pointes which were supplied by...
Television25 / 05 / 2018
Large RoboSpot System is a Winner at Eurovision 2018
Seventeen Robe RoboSpot Base Stations controlling tracking Robe BMFL fixtures provided a comprehensive remote follow spotting solution for production lighting designer Jerry Appelt at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest.
Exhibitions16 / 04 / 2018
Cirque Robe WOWs the Crowds at Prolight
Robe enjoyed an incredibly busy and successful Prolight+Sound 2018 expo, which saw their exhibition live show concept taken to new levels with ‘Cirque Robe’, a colourful, hi-energy 6-minute performance spectacle and circus style presentation with a cast of 11,...
Events01 / 03 / 2018
Robe Lights TPi Awards 2018
It’s THAT time of the year again … the 2018 Total Production International (TPi) Awards, produced by TPi Magazine, part of Mondiale Publishing was staged at the Battersea Evolution venue in London, and Robe was once again delighted to be right at the heart of the...
Exhibitions20 / 09 / 2017
Robe Enjoys Mega PLASA
PLASA 2017 proved a lively, energetic and vibey hub for meeting the UK’s lighting and visual designer community and other creatives commented Robe UK’s MD Mick Hannaford, words echoed by the moving light manufacturer’s CEO Josef Valchar, stating, “We have enjoyed seeing...
Stage18 / 07 / 2017
Very Much Alive with Phil Collins!
Singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, hit-maker and one of the world’s best-selling recording artists - Phil Collins - was on the road last month (June 2017) for his “Not Dead Yet” mini tour, named as per his autobiography published in October 2016.