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Hall Stage announces new Senior Appointment

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After working together for several years, Hall Stage is delighted to announce that Steve Shortt is joining the business as Head of Design.

His appointment is part of Hall’s ongoing plans for growth in New Product Development & Projects & Installations.

Steve has been working in the US & Canada on Hall Stage products with US partners Thern Stage Equipment, Hall Stage North America, Epic Production Technology, Gridworks and many others.

He has over 30 years’ experience including theatre and entertainment rigging & engineering. Having hammered out many custom rigging designs, some notable projects include kit-out of the new “Tonight Show” NBC TV Studios in Hollywood, the “LA Live” plaza pixel wall and AEG Broadcast Studios in Los Angeles.

Commenting on the move, Steve highlights his historical links with Hall Stage, having worked in countless theatres and arenas across North America and finding their products in regular use with half a century of service behind them. “Halls were everywhere in Canada when I started out and joining the business at this time is a real ‘full circle’ moment for me.”

Charles Haines, Hall Stage MD, added: “I’ve known Steve for years and it’s great to add another mate to the team at Halls. Steve knows the business inside out on both sides of the Atlantic & is totally focused on improving the level of service we offer our clients around the World.”