Latest News Headlines

Aurora gets nosey with Comic Relief

Aurora gets nosey with Comic Relief

UK – Aurora Lighting Hire supported this year's Red Nose Day with lighting packages for both the live broadcast and a host of celebrity fund raising shows in the run up to this years event.

Getting things started with an Extra Slice of the Great Comic Relief Bake Off, LD Oli Richards was in the kitchen with a rake of celebrities cooking off against each other for the coveted title. Not wanting to bake the celebs, Oli’s ingredients included Martin Viper Performances and Auras to keep it clean and bright, without overheating proceedings.

Meanwhile, it was off to Lakeside with LD Gurdip Mahal for Lets Play Darts for Comic Relief. Keeping things real with an authentic darts tournament feel on the oche, gaffer James Tinsley added a tungsten lit QX30 trussing structure to create the interview set.

The warm up continued with a Graham Norton Red Nose Special LD with Oli Richards deputising for Series LD Chris Rigby, before the team plunged nose first into the main event.

For the live show Aurora loaded up the London Palladium with a host of equipment including Martin’s Viper Profile, Rush MH3, Rush Par2, Quantum and Aura Washes. which LD Oli Richards and gaffer Seb Williams used to full effect to keep things moving throughout the marathon run of exclusive entertainment.

Aurora Lighting managing director Nick Edwards commented: “It’s been a huge privilege for us to have supported Comic Relief. To have worked alongside the teams of amazing people that give so much to make an event like this come together has been both a rewarding and enjoyable experience for us all.”

19th March 2015

© 1999 - 2020 Entertainment Technology Press Limited News Stories