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A rendering of the VAI Amphitheater at VAI Resort, set to open in 2025 with a system utilizing L-Acoustics K1 loudspeakers and more.

Set To Open In 2025, New VAI Amphitheater In Arizona Selects L-Acoustics

Multifaceted system serving unique 11,000-plus-capacity venue at the new VAI Resort in Glendale to be headed by K1 loudspeakers and more in hosting more than 100 performances annually.

VAI Amphitheater at the new VAI Resort in Glendale, AZ that’s scheduled to open in 2025 will be equipped with an installed sound reinforcement system headed by L-Acoustics K1 loudspeakers and supporting components to support what’s planned to be more than 100 performances annually booked by C3 Presents and Live Nation.

“We are excited about bringing the L-Acoustics audio experience to VAI Amphitheater,” says Howard Weiss, VAI Resort senior vice president of entertainment and sponsorships. “Having music fans experience L-Acoustics’ state-of-the-art audio system will only add to the ultimate concert experience we are set to deliver. Plus, artists who play at VAI will know that their music will be heard through the same professional PA systems that are only available at the premier music venues throughout the world.”

With a capacity of more than 11,000, the VAI Amphitheater stage will be experienced from classic raked audience seating or from hotel room balconies, sky boxes, and VIP booths that embrace the venue. In addition, guests in the surrounding pool area will be able to see and hear the show. Boasting a capacity of over , the venue is the ideal space to immerse fans in the heart of the performance. The VAI Amphitheater ensures large-scale events with a unique, intimate atmosphere.

The main stage will offer a K1/K2-based system, while guests enjoying the sprawling pool area behind the stage will hear shows through K2/Kara II arrays. Further, L-Acoustics components will be installed throughout the resort, including a cocktail lounge, a cigar bar, a steakhouse, and even in the artist suites.

“Howard and the VAI team are committed to bringing an unparalleled level of quality through all the spaces at VAI Resort, and we at L-Acoustics share that vision,” says B.J. Shaver, director of sales at L-Acoustics. “Throughout the resort, their attention to detail matches our own, and we look forward to providing an exceptional audio experience to artists, fans, and visitors at VAI.”


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