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Registration for USITT 2016 is Now OPEN!!

By: USITT | October 16, 2015

Registration for USITT 2016 is Now OPEN!!

Online registration for USITT 2016 in Salt Lake City is officially open! Register & find hotel housing at

USITT's 2016 Annual Conference & Stage Expo runs March 16-19 in beautiful Salt Lake. Very early registration - by Dec. 3 - saves the most money, with the lowest rates.

The 2016 show features over 200 educational sessions and a blockbuster showcase of the latest in live entertainment technology at Stage Expo.

Among the 2016 highlights:

Sound Lab, an interactive sound-design experience dedicated to the late Steven Brown, including UK sound guru John Leonard as a presenter, as well as the Live Sound International Loudspeaker Demo make 2016 a big year for audio!

•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.

Visit to register or learn more about the Conference & Stage Expo. For more info on USITT, go to

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