SILV Trains Next Generation of Entertainment Professionals

Posted by Alex Altieri on 7/9/19 5:17 PM   |  1 min read time

The Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas (SILV) equips young professionals with the technology and experience needed to succeed in entertainment production.

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Topics: Entertainment, SILV, Training, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision, Frank Brault, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas

With KCACTF, Third Time's the Charm!

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 1/3/19 12:01 PM   |  1 min read time

It’s that time of year again, and the third year that we are sponsoring awards at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). KCACTF is designed to celebrate college theater in the United States and help students develop their creative and technical skills. Coincidentally, this year marks the 50th anniversary of this national program. 

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Topics: KCACTF, rigging, Vectorworks Designer, Frank Brault, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, lighting design

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 3

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/7/18 10:20 AM   |  3 min read time

Our last SILV student is Maile Varian, a junior at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, where she studies lighting design and technology. 

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Topics: Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision, Frank Brault, previz, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, SILV 2018, Maile Varian, SFX

SILV Student Spotlight: Part 1

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/24/18 11:01 AM   |  4 min read time

Recently, Frank Brault, our product marketing manager for entertainment, spent two weeks helping young professionals learn the ins-and-outs of Vectorworks and Vision at the annual Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas event (SILV).

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Topics: SILV, Vision, Frank Brault, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Vectorworks Entertainment, Jane Childs, Tales Ribeiro, previsualization software

SILV & Vectorworks: A Partnership with Future Designers at its Core

Posted by Kamica Price on 5/15/18 11:09 AM   |  1 min read time

The next generation of designers will always have our support, so we’re proud to continue our partnership with the Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas (SILV) for the fourth consecutive year.

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Topics: Entertainment, SILV, students, Vectoworks Spotlight, Vision, Frank Brault, Lightwright, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Jane Childs

Vectorworks Proudly Sponsors KCACTF Awards for Second Year

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 1/9/18 10:24 AM   |  1 min read time

For the second year in a row, we are proud to sponsor the awards at the annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). From January 9 to March 3, 2018, thousands of talented student artists, from eight regions across the United States, will have the chance to showcase their work. 

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Topics: KCACTF, Spotlight, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vision, Frank Brault, KCACTF Region 1, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, Braceworks, Western Connecticut University

The Software that Launched 1,000 Events

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 1/20/17 9:51 AM   |  4 min read time

Since the launch of the 2017 version of Vectorworks software last September, celebrations and learning opportunities continue popping up around the world. Let’s take a quick trip across the globe to see how designers are sharing their excitement about the new tools and features in the latest version of the Vectorworks line of products.

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Topics: Biplab Sarkar, Exertis Unlimited, grandMA2, grandMA2 console, Mattias Wreland, Nordic Design Day, Planet Vectorworks, Robert Anderson, Spotlight, Swiss User Day, Sylvia Ivanova, Vision, Andreas Kling, Basem Besada, BIM Design Day, BMV Studio, ComputerWorks, Darick DeHart, Frank Brault, Future of Design, Hugues Tsafak, Landmark, Nemetschek Bulgaria, Niels Nielsen, Spotlight Users Conference, Vectorworks 2017

Break a Leg: Good Luck to Students at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festivals

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 1/11/17 9:35 AM   |  1 min read time

Cue the spotlight! This year, we’re helping put students center stage at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) by sponsoring awards at KCACTF’s eight regional festivals.

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Topics: Entertainment, KCACTF, Planet Vectorworks, Rafael Jaen, Spotlight, Design Technology and Management, DTM, Frank Brault, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, Vectorworks Design Scholarship

Frankly Speaking: 5 Ways to Get Past a Creative Block

Posted by Guest Author on 10/20/16 10:18 AM   |  5 min read time

By Frank Brault, Product Marketing Manager – Entertainment

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Topics: Education, Entertainment, For the Love of Design, Frankly Speaking, @FrankOnDesign, Academic Newsletter, Frank Brault, inspiration

Frankly Speaking: Balancing Creative Inspiration and Design Execution

Posted by Guest Author on 8/18/16 9:55 AM   |  6 min read time

By Frank Brault, Product Marketing Manager – Entertainment

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Topics: Education, Entertainment, For the Love of Design, Frankly Speaking, @FrankOnDesign, SILV, TKTS Times Square, Frank Brault, inspiration, Las Vegas, Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas, Times Square

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