Online registration for USITT 2016 in Salt Lake City, UT is officially open. Those interested can register and find hotels at www.usittshow.org. USITT’s 2016 Annual Conference & Stage Expo runs March 16-19 in Salt Lake. Very early registration, by Dec. 3, 2015, saves the most money, with the lowest rates.
Among the 2016 highlights:
- Sound Lab, an interactive sound-design experience dedicated to the late Steven Brown, including U.K. sound guru John Leonard as a presenter, as well as the Live Sound International Loudspeaker Demo.
- The 2016 Keynote by visual designer Tupac Martir, whose lighting and production artistry has illuminated Elton John and Sting, London Fashion Week, and the Coachella Music Festival.
- Wisdom and inspiration from USITT’s 2016 Distinguished Achievers, who include John Leonard (Sound Design), Anna Louizos (Set Design), Joy Spanabel Emery (Costumes), and Monona Rossol (Safety).
- The first Lighting Studio, a hands-on opportunity to experiment with the latest in lighting technology.
- Stage Expo, featuring 280 exhibitors at the Salt Palace Convention Center. The exhibitor list is growing daily: check it out here.
USITT, the United States Institute for Theatre Technology, is the only complete production event in America. It covers educational sessions, networking and career-building, awards and recognition, and brand new products and services in every backstage discipline.
For more information, go to www.usittshow.org.