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Official website:

Company History:

Vari*Lite Digital Archive:
(a wonderful resource packed wtih historical information and insights)

The first Vari*Lites were built for rock band Genesis in 1981. 

Archive Contents:

Exhibits in the Backstage Heritage Collection

Price Lists and Catalogues

See individual product pages for data sheets, instructions etc.

2021 PLSN: The Genesis of Vari-Lite

From PLSN - Projection Lights Staging News

*Liteworks (1994)

*Liteworks (1995)

*Liteworks (1996)


  • Jim Bornhorst
  • Brian Croft

  • Documents

    Pink Floyd Division Bell Tour 1994: design Marc Brickman
    Pink Floyd Division Bell Tour 1994: design Marc Brickman  (1994)
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    From Mike Owen Collection


  • Patrick Woodroffe - AC/DC Lighting
  • Vari*Lite Promo from the 1980s

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