Flying performers is our
only business, and we do it really well. Whether for a play,
musical, dance performance, opera, church drama, or corporate event, we
have the equipment, skills and experience to create flying effects that
will WOW your audiences. No effect is too large or too small.
All D2 Flying Effects'
ETCP certified riggers and have years of experience flying
performers. Our systems are built from
aircraft quality aluminum to be both strong and lightweight, our
harnesses are some of the most
flying harnesses available, and our
staff is friendly, respectful and knowledgeable. We will work
with the director and/or choreographer to ensure you get the
effects that you
want. We also work with your scenic, lighting and costume
designers to ensure that everything works together (and we have online
resources that can help designers who have never designed for a
production with performer flying). We understand that many of
clients have little or no experience with performer flying effects, and
we take the time to make sure that everyone understands everything they
need to know to make the right decisions for their productions.
Whether you are an
elementary school needing a small manual effect or a Broadway show in
need of motorized flying winches, or anything in between,
create flying effects to meet your needs, your facility and your
Let us talk to you about your next flying effect.
Mary Poppins is taking the
country by storm. Our new "Bert" rig allows Bert to walk up the
proscenium and across the top, upside-down - just like the Broadway
production. We can do other effects for Bert and Mary too.
RigCalc is our online
rigging calculator than can help you compute bridle lengths, resultant
forces, forces on bridles, center of gravity, loads on truss legs,
weight of pipe, counterweight, fleet angles, and many other commonly
needed rigging calculations in both stage and arena rigging. Only $4.99.
- RigCalc is available at the
Version - RigCalc is available at the App Store.
Math Made Simple
Want to learn rigging math? Purchase Delbert Hall's book that prepares you to solve almost any rigging math problem. Click here.
Bert walks up proscenium at
the Aurora Theatre's production of
Photo by Christopher Bartelski
Mary Poppins flying rehearsal at
Central Piedmont Community College