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Articles Tagged Auditorium

  • Tuesday, April 01, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/01/14 07:00 AM,
    The American School Foundation, located in Mexico City, is an academically rigorous, international, university preparatory school that prides itself on dedication to the three A’s of education: Academics, Arts and Athletics. Recently, in support of the arts, the school built the Ángeles Espinosa Yglesias Fine Arts Center which includes a 650-seat theater that includes box seats and a balcony. An art gallery is also located on the second floor of the building. When it was time to determine sound reinforcement… View this story
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  • Monday, January 06, 2014
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    PSW Staff 01/06/14 10:25 AM,
    Bridgewater State University Bose RoomMatch loudspeakers are able to work around the venue’s existing acoustical intricacies, turning previously troublesome areas like the balcony into prime listening seats The Rondileau Campus Center Auditorium at Bridgewater State University in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, has been part of campus life since it was built in 1970. Named for retiring president Adrian Rondileau, the center boasts several ballrooms and conference rooms, a large cafeteria, several common areas, an open access computer lab and a small dining… View this story
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  • Wednesday, June 26, 2013
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    PSW Staff 06/26/13 12:13 PM,
    When St. Phillip’s College, located in San Antonio, Texas, built the Watson Auditorium 10 years ago the idea was to provide a state-of-the-art performing arts center for the college and surrounding community. Unfortunately, the sound reinforcement system that was installed, although adequate, had intelligibility issues and was not keeping up with the demands of the theater’s programming. The school contacted San Antonio Sound & Light who worked closely with system designers from Wrightson, Johnson, Haddon & Williams (WJHW) to remedy… View this story
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  • Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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    PSW Staff 06/19/13 04:16 PM,
    The Whitley Conference center, located at The Oblate School of Theology, located in San Antonio, TX, boasts an auditorium, lecture halls and classroom space in addition to a host of other amenities. The new 24,000 square foot facility, which opened in 2012, provides the school with a place to accommodate different kinds of gatherings while allowing more comfortable and efficient seats for continuing education events and large assemblies. Overland Partners, an architecture firm in San Antonio, teamed up with San… View this story
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  • Friday, May 31, 2013
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    PSW Staff 05/31/13 10:18 AM,
    Canon U.S.A.., Inc., has introduced a new multimedia projector category that combines the exceptional picture quality of larger installation projectors with the plug-and-play convenience of portable models. Known as Pro AV Compact Installation LCOS (Liquid Crystal on Silicone) Projectors, this new Canon product category consists of the Canon REALiS WUX450, REALiS WUX400ST, REALiS WX520, and REALiS WX450ST Pro AV Compact Installation LCOS Projectors. All feature a trim design under 14 lbs. each, installation flexibility, easy set-up, and sophisticated operational advantages… View this story
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  • Wednesday, May 22, 2013
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    PSW Staff 05/22/13 04:23 PM,
    Finger Lakes Community College (FLCC) in Canandaigua, New York has a very active music program with classes ranging from classic and modern, to jazz ensemble and chamber wind ensemble, topped off by audio recording and sound reinforcement and live recording programs. Theater consultant, Seth Waltz at AVL Designs, Inc. in Penfield, New York, known throughout the upper New York area as the Yamaha AFC (Active Field Control) aficionado, was brought in to capture the pure acoustics of the newly created… View this story
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  • Tuesday, March 26, 2013
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    Peter Patrick 03/26/13 01:56 PM,
    UW-Eau Claire’s oldest building, the stately brick façade of Schofield Hall dates back to the beginnings of this storied campus in 1916. In addition to the University’s main administration offices, the building is home to the Schofield Auditorium, a 600-seat multi-purpose venue that was recently treated to a complete renovation including high-performance audio and video systems. “The room is primarily used for lectures, guest speakers and small group performances, and our primary focus was on achieving superior intelligibility,” explains Nancy… View this story
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  • Wednesday, March 06, 2013
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    PSW Staff 03/06/13 11:30 AM,
    Turbosound’s switchable active/passive two-way TCS loudspeakers and TXD subwoofers have been installed in one of India’s most prestigious private schools. St Helena’s Girls School in Pune — dubbed ‘the Oxford of the East’ — is located in the second largest city in the Indian state of Maharashtra. School officials recently had a new sound reinforcement system installed in a newly built school auditorium. Two pairs of 60 x 40 TCS-122/64 loudspeakers are affixed to each side of the stage with… View this story
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  • Tuesday, February 05, 2013
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    PSW Staff 02/05/13 09:00 AM,
    When Brooklyn Tech High School, one of New York City’s most prestigious public high schools, needed to overhaul the outdated audio system in its 80-year-old auditorium, it called on Masque Sound to do the job. The company equipped the majestic hall with a range of state-of-the-art audio equipment. Built in 1933, Brooklyn Tech is home to the third largest auditorium in New York, second only to Radio City Music Hall and the Metropolitan Opera House. Featuring seating for 3,100 and… View this story
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  • Thursday, December 06, 2012
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    PSW Staff 12/06/12 02:17 PM,
    The High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (HSPVA) of the Houston Independent School District evolved in 1971 from a realization that gifted young artists need highly specialized and rigorous training in the arts to be prepared for the intense competition they will meet in colleges, conservatories, and the professional arts world. The creation of HSPVA represented the first attempt by any public high school in the nation to correlate an academic program with concentrated training in the arts.… View this story
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