Digital media company Xaxis held their annual gala dinner and awards show at London’s One Marylbone where media and marketing agencies came together to celebrate the best in their industry.


Working for creative agency One Rise East, KSS produced all technical elements for the event. A fireworks theme was incorporated throughout production.

A d&b Auiodtechnik C7 system was used as the main sound system with extra T10 small format speakers on delay. Handheld radio mics were used for speeches and prize giving.

Lighting used custom designed “firework” gobos in Profiles lights and Spot moving heads. Particular attention was also given to the front of the building, to create impact when guest arrived with a giant X created using high powered beam lighting.

Video was projected using x2 20K Panasonic DLP projectors onto a custom stage set with a 4m wide screen.


Sound – d&b Audiotechnik System / Midas control / Sennheiser G3 radio mic systems

Lighting – Chauvet Wells battery uplighters / ETC Source 4 profiles / Chauvet R2 spots / Clay Paky Sharpy Beams / Avolites control and dimming

Video – playback via x2 arkos media server / Analogway switching s/ 20K Panasonic DLP projection /custom 4m wide screen set