Joburg Witnesses staging extravaganza with Katy Perry


Renowned American singer and songwriter, Katy Perry recently performed three shows in Johannesburg as a part of her current international tour, titled: Witness: The Tour. The show featured lighting and stage design by some of the leading designers in the world and provided South African audiences with the opportunity to be a part of one of the most ambitiously staged tours of the year.

Nov 15, 2018 Read More

A slice of tech life – touring in China


We are on tour in China, for the International show “Chicago”

Our resident Splitbeam technician, Jeff Thomson, shared this with us whilst on his travels.

Nov 15, 2018 Read More

New career path for JHB learners opens up at Gearhouse Kentse Mpahlwa Academy


Tumelo Dichabe, Richard Mphofu

Gearhouse’s Kentse Mpahlwa Academy is one of only a few accredited training centres offering a free-of-charge course in Live Event Technical Services to South African youngsters from all walks of life. The initial rigorous interview process reduces hundreds of applicants to an annual intake of around 45 learners each year, who on graduation are fed back into the industry and go on to work in a wide range of fields across the sector.

Nov 15, 2018 Read More

‘Tis the season


In lieu of client gifts this year, Gearhouse Group has chosen to get involved with Gift of the Givers - the largest disaster relief organisation of African origin on the African continent. Gearhouse staff in each region will be involved in packing relief food packages for the organisations disaster response initiatives.

Nov 15, 2018 Read More

Spotlight On: Johannes Legodi


"Always aim high, and be the best at what you do, whatever it is."

I love music ..all kinds of music, meeting new people and travelling around this beautiful country of ours. I love sports, soccer and athletics.

Nov 15, 2018 Read More

An even more holistic approach at Gearhouse South Africa


Gearhouse Group has long been known for its ability to transform its offering to suit the needs of the prevailing client climate. The operation has explored numerous avenues, recognised and met the distinct approaches required for the variety of Live Events sectors and pioneered their own methodologies along the way. 

Nov 12, 2018 Read More

This industry is not for sissies


Determined Robyn D’Alessandro, 55, national marketing manager of Gearhouse Group of Companies has been involved in many aspects of theatre and live events for 35 years.

Sep 21, 2018 Read More

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