Stage & Sound

MMW has been heavily involved in entertainment production providing support for backline, stage construction, lighting, and event coordination. Projects ranged from stadium tours to corporate events to small night clubs and parties.

BILL GRAHAM PRESENTS
Backline Support – San Francisco, CA

Provided tech support for national touring acts at Bay Area venues including; The Fillmore Auditorium, The Warfield Theater, and The Bill Graham Auditorium.

Tours included: Anthrax, Dave Chapelle, Counting Crows, Queens of the Stone Age, Slayer, Thin Lizzy, Sex Pistols, Lou Reed, Nick Cave, The Pretenders, Michelle Branch, Joe Cocker, Spinal Tap, Paul Okenfold, Blue Man Group.

PRO/SEC
Stage Management/Security – San Francisco, CA

PRO/SEC is a security/production company that produces shows in the Bay Area with a focus on crowd control in more aggressive styles of music including Metal, Punk, and Hardcore. The team specialized in managing safe and fun shows through fan outreach and music community involvement.

ENTERTAINMENT PRODUCTION SERVICE
High Steel Rigging, Lighting, Backline Support – Boston, MA

Entertainment Production Service provided local tech support for national touring acts and corporate events.  The company’s main focus was building and supporting stadium concert tours along the east coast.

Tours included; Madonna – Who’s that Girl, David Bowie – Sound/Vision and Glass Spider Tour, Rolling Stones – Steel Wheels, U2 – Zoo Station, The Grateful Dead, New Kids on the Block, Bob Dylan, Aerosmith, Motley Crue, and The Monsters of Rock tour featuring, Van Halen, Metallica, Scorpions, and Dokken.

SOUTH SHORE MUSIC CIRCUS
Backline Support, Follow Spot Operator – Cohasset, MA

The South Shore Music Circus is an open air theater on-the-round that features a 360 degree rotating stage. Along with the Cape Cod Melody Tent, SSMC is one of the last two big top theaters of its kind in the country. The seasonal venue hosted comedy, country, revival acts, as well as theater and youth productions.

Tours included; Roy Orbison, The Oak Ridge Boys, America, Reba Macintyre, Diana Ross, Tony Bennet, Vince Gill, The Turtles, Diana Ross, George Carlin, Jay Leno, Paul Anka, Joan Rivers, Everly Brothers, Fats Domino, Johnny Mathis. Responsibilities also included big top tent maintenance (see video below).