Is your equipment list missing the bells and whistles? You can still put on an A+ show by making careful use of resources.


In this class, you’ll learn how to get the most from your existing gear and when to augment with affordable rentals or purchases. Whether you’re facing a lack of gear, time, money, space, or labor, there’s almost always a creative solution that can take your lighting to the next level.


You’ll learn:

  • How to turn limitations into creative opportunities

  • How to allocate resources when you’ve got more show than gear

  • Which lights and consoles provide the best value

  • Where to sprinkle LEDs and moving lights into a conventional rig

  • Why you’re right to think the smallest shows are the most difficult

  • Tips to CYA, work faster, and increase flexibility when your plot is stretched thin

Stage Lighting on a Budget