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USITT 2015 Offerings Attracting Corporate Sponsors

USA - USITT 2015 in Cincinnati March 18-21 offers added entertainment value and support opportunities – and some heavy-hitters have already signed on to sponsor key portions of the event.

Cirque du Soleil and L-Acoustics are sponsoring the new Opening Night festivities, replacing the formal Wednesday night awards with the New Products Showcase (known as “Brag & Swag”) and a flashy party atmosphere. USITT is seeking three more sponsors to make the Opening Night extravaganza complete.

Elation Professional is sponsoring Light Lab, the biennial hands-on lighting exploratory of the latest LED technology – a chance to use some new tools and sure to enhance the lighting aspects of every main stage Conference event.

IA Stage is providing the lanyards to hold your Conference & Stage Expo badges.

Disney Creative Entertainment and H&H Specialties will supply Networking Lounges where you can take a break, have a conversation, and recharge your electronic devices on the Stage Expo floor.

JR Clancy is sponsoring the International Reception, a gathering for our friends from other nations to meet and greet on Wednesday before the Opening Night party.

Point Source Audio is sponsoring Tech Expo, the biennial showcase of innovative solutions to technical theatre problems large and small, displayed on the Stage Expo floor.

Schuler Shook theatre planners have sponsored the USITT 365 mobile app to keep you connected to USITT year-round. It’s available at Tomcat is underwriting the USITT Conference portion of app to help you plan your show schedule and Stage Expo must-visits.

There are still a few sponsorship opportunities available for USITT 2015 at They include Registration -- a high-visibility area that welcomes attendees -- and the new Hospitality Hideaway, a luxury lounge area for professional attendees and exhibitor VIPs to meet for networking and negotiating.

USITT is seeking sponsors to provide three more Networking Lounge areas on the Stage Expo floor and a Conference Center Networking Lounge on Level 2 of the Duke Center. For questions, please contact Ron Propcopio at 315-728-2517 or

USITT, the United States Institute for Theatre Technology, is the national non-profit serving the backstage industry. Its Annual Conference & Stage Expo is the signature event of the year for performing arts and live entertainment design and technology professionals.

23rd December 2014

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