Manufacturer’s Info

PTS is a certified dealer of multiple theatrical lighting manufacturers, theatrical makeup manufacturers, audio manufactures, and many other theatrical accessory manufacturers. We only want the best for our clients and customers so we only supply from the best manufacturers. Read through the list below to find out more about our top of the line suppliers for everything theater!

Manufacturers List

  • Altman Lighting
    • A staple in the theater community, Altman™ is one of the top lighting innovators for theatrical, architectural, film and video.
  • Apollo Design Technology
    • For over 25 years Apollo Design Technology, Inc. has been creating innovative and celebrated products of the highest quality and value. They are a leader, a manufacturer, and a distributor of gobos, color filters, lights and related equipment and accessories for the lighting industry catering to theaters, bands, advertising, touring companies, television, motion pictures, museums, retail, and architecture.
  • Applied Electronics
    • Applied Electronics creates trussing, portable crank lifts, ground support systems, roof systems, dimmers, lighting controllers, power distribution and other accessories catering to Production Professionals, Rental Companies, Arena, Film, Television, Schools, Churches, Retail, and Trade Show industries.
  • ARRI Lighting
    • ARRI (Arnold & Richter Cine Technik) is an international company working within the motion picture media industry. They are one of the best design/manufactures and a leader of camera and lighting systems for the film and broadcast industry including equipment rental, camera, lighting, and grip packages to professional productions.
  • Ashly
    • Ashly Audio Inc. is a global leader in the commercial sound contracting and professional audio markets. For over forty years they’ve stated: “to offer only the highest quality audio tools at an affordable cost to the professional user.” And that they have.
  • AKG
    • For over 70 years, AKG has been one of the best companies in the world of sound. AKG is synonymous with good sound. They stand for passion and innovation in music by providing the highest quality instruments available on the market.
  • Audio Technica
    • Audio-Technica is a global group of companies intent on solving your audio problems. They create high-performance microphones, headphones, wireless systems, mixers and electronic products for every audio venue, like your home or more commercial uses, like live sound tours, broadcast and recording studios, corporate and government facilities, house-of-worship venues, and more.
  • Automatic Devices Company
    • For 99 years, Automatic Devices Company (ADC) has been known as “the original stage curtain track manufacturer.” They offer a full line of stage curtain necessities like tracks, machine operators, lift systems, and controls.
  • Baxter Controls
    • For over 14 years, Baxter Controls Inc. (BCi) has been at the top of their field, manufacturing a variety of compact lighting control products including The Pocket Console DMX.
  • Ben Nye Theatrical Makeup
    • For over 4 decades and 500+ feature films, Ben Nye makeup is the best makeup you can use for film and stage. Their extensive collection is of the highest quality at competitive prices.
    • NOTE: Ben Nye does not stand behind the sale of Ben Nye products on either eBay or Amazon. If you purchase from either of these sites it is most likely that you are purchasing a fake Ben Nye product made in China. Authorized Ben Nye Dealers do not sell on either of these sites. Ben Nye will not stand behind products sold on either of those sites.
  • Bulbtronics
    • Bulbtronics has been the number one source for your premier lighting & related equipment. For over 40 years, they have been a top source for lamps, LEDs, batteries and lighting-related and electrical products for theaters, studios, and commercial use.
  • CBI Cables
    • For over 25 years, C.B.I is the best place for all your bulk wire and connector needs. What makes C.B.I better than the rest is that most of their products are hand-soldered by expert technicians. Plus, before shipping any item, every product must pass extensive quality control inspection and testing.           
  • Chauvet
    • Chauvet is a world leader and supplier of entertainment and architectural lighting, in design, flexibility, and options.
  • Conductix-Wampfler
    • Conductix-Wampfler is a leading designer, manufacturer, and servicer for a wide range of products including conductor bar systems, transit conductor rails, slip ring assemblies, and inductive power transfer (IPT®) systems, as well as cable festoons, spring driven cable reels, motor driven cable reels. They also offer an array of crane controls, including push button pendants, radio remote controls, and bumpers, as well as compressed air, electric delivery systems, offer workstations, spring balancers, and air balancers.
  • Da-Lite Screen Company
    • Milestone AV Technologies are a worldwide leader, innovator, and provider of mounting and display solutions for an assortment of audiovisual technologies including the brands Chief, Da-Lite, Projecta, Sanus, and Vaddio.
  • De Sisti Rigging and Studio Lighting
    • De Sisti is a global leader and provider of Professional Lighting Systems since 1982. Their lighting systems are used in the entertainment, broadcasting and architectural fields and all their products are designed, manufactured and tested at the De Sisti’s Factories. De Sisti is currently leading important innovations in the LED lighting field with international patents and optimized optical systems.
  • Dove Systems
    • For 30 years, Dove Lighting Systems has been manufacturing lighting control equipment and accessories for churches, schools, theaters, studios, and a variety of other venues. They have extensive experience in both simple and professional lighting systems and specialize in light dimmers and lighting controllers. Dove Lighting also does custom designs, including LED lighting control.
  • Drape Kings
    • For over a decade, Drape Kings has been offering unmatched innovation, service, and quality drape rentals. They are the industry leaders in event drapes and hardware, acquiring miles of drapes in a variety of colors. They have a massive inventory, in-house fabrication department, full-time installation crews, and fleet of trucks. Drape Kings also provides event carpet, star drape, kabuki reveals, rope & stanchions, digital banners, and trade-show booth rentals. Drape Kings continually transforms an ordinary space into an extraordinary environment.
  • Draper Shade and Screen
    • Since 1902, Draper Shade and Screen merges the technology you want and the functionality you expect with the design you desire. They are a leading manufacturer of shading, audio-visual, and athletic systems.
  • Elektralite
    • Elektralite is a division of Group One Limited. They design, manufacture, and market an assorted range of lighting controllers and effects.
  • ETC
    • For over 40 years, ETC’s has grown into a worldwide leader in manufacturing lighting and rigging technology. ETC’s products can be found in small and large venues across the globe, in theaters, churches, restaurants, hotels, schools, television studios, casinos, theme parks, and opera houses.
  • Field Template
    • Since 1989, Field Template LLC has been an industry leader in plastic drafting stencils and Vectorworks, aka SOFTSYMBOLS, lighting symbol packages for the live entertainment industry. Offering everything from hardware to software, to downloads, tips, and resources, discover how to make your lighting documents cleaner, faster, and smarter.
  • Global Truss
    • Starting in Holland over a decade ago, Global Truss (formerly Stage Tools) specializes in high quality, aluminum and steel general-purpose lighting and stage trussing designed for live stages, theatres, nightclubs, and churches. They carry a large variety of truss products including, Square Truss, Triangular Truss, I-Beam Truss, Clamps, Box Truss, Circular Truss, Trade Show Booths, Exhibit Displays, Trussing Systems, Truss Kits, Aluminum Truss, Aluminum Truss Systems, Truss Totems, Retail Displays, Crank Stands, Junction Blocks, Aluminum, furniture, tables, chairs, Truss Corners, Light Stands, Lighting Stands, Sleeve Blocks, Winchs, and Crank-up Stands.
  • IFF Advanced Rigging
    • With over 50 years of technical experience in combining state-of-the-art technology, design and high-quality materials with accurate assembly and testing of each product, IFF Advanced Rigging is internationally recognized for providing great quality and reliable lighting suspension equipment. Their products include manual and motorized pantographs, self-climbing and grid-mounting hoists, telescopes, analog and digital control systems, and modular rail systems with a wide range of mounting brackets and accessories.
  • JR Clancy
    • Since 1885, J.R. Clancy has offered complete rigging solutions. They’ve created and supplied thousands of rigging systems for global venues. From opera houses to small high school auditoriums, trust J.R. Clancy to supply you the theatre equipment that meets your unique artistic, technical, and budget needs.
  • JV Converting
    • For over 15 years, veteran-owned J.V. Converting Co., Inc. (JVCC) has been a leader in supplying adhesive tape converter by the roll, case, or pallet. Some of the types of tapes and brands they stock are Gaffer’s Tape, Duct Tape, Paper Tapes, Vinyl Tapes, Double-Coated Tapes, Film Tapes, Safety Tapes, Athletic & Hockey Tapes, Packaging & Strapping, Foils (Aluminum, Copper, Lead), Racer’s Tapes (Nascar + other styles).
  • Kryolan Cosmetics
    • For over 70 years and 3 generations, Kryolan has actually made the make-up they sell. They are one of the worlds first professional makeup brands, supplying the film, theater and television industries since the start. Kryolan has always been dedicated to meeting professional make-up artists’ needs and demands, which is why they are still the number 1 choice for make-up artists today. They have never tested products on animals and they never will. Kryolan only produces formulas that can perform under intense industry requirements:
      • All color-true products stand up on stage and on camera, even under HD lighting and filming conditions
      • All products are extremely long-lasting while still being comfortable to wear
      • Every formula is highly pigmented and color-intense
      • All ingredients are of the highest purity for unbeatable skin compatibility
      • Color continuity is guaranteed
      • They offer the highest degree of product safety and reliability
      • A lot of products are suitable for everyday wear
  • LEE Filters
    • Founded in 1961, Lee Filters is a leading manufacturer of precision products for lighting designers, photographers, and architects.
  • LeMaitre Special Effects
    • Since starting in 1977, Le Maitre Special Effects has been a global leader in pyrotechnics, smoke and haze machines, and special effects. They are continuously developing state of the art products in full compliance with industry regulations, and all manufactured in the UK and the USA. Le Maitre is the preferred supplier of theatres, touring companies, TV and film industry, and corporate customers around the world.
  • Leviton/NSI
    • Since 1906, Leviton has been creating innovative products, improving electrical safety, and enhancing communication, all while providing efficiency, cost savings, convenience, and value for their customers. For over a century, Leviton has evolved to become a leading worldwide provider of electrical wiring devices, data connectivity solutions, networking systems, automation solutions, and lighting and energy management systems for a variety of markets. Leviton’s recent products developments are decora smart™, Wi-Fi and Apple HomeKit product lines, Decora® Digital Controls, the industry’s first SmartlockPro® Dual Function AFCI/GFCI outlet and Atlas X-1 Category 8 Cabling System.
  • LEX Products
    • Since 1989, Lex Products has been a leading manufacturer of innovative power distribution and lighting solutions for durable use and harsh environments like the entertainment industry, the industrial market, and the military. All Lex Products are subjected to meticulous testing and designed to exceed the strictest safety codes. Lex Products manufactures a full range of portable and permanent power distribution and lighting solutions, including PowerHOUSE™ Portable Distribution Boxes, PowerFLEX™ Cable Assemblies, PowerGATE™ Power Switches and Input Panels, PowerPARTS™ Wiring Devices, LuxCommander® Portable Work Lights, PowerRAMP® Cable Protectors, and Power Control Solutions.
  • Lightronics
    • Lightronics manufactures complete lighting and control systems for many applications and venues like churches, theaters, schools, entertainment venues, commercial buildings, and many more. Lightronics has been dedicated to providing high quality, reliable, easy-to-use lighting control systems at an affordable price paired with a full 5-year warranty on all Lightronics products.
  • Littlite
    • For over 30 years, Littlite® has been synonymous with high-quality gooseneck work lights. As the chief work lamps for numerous industries like film and television studios, radio stations, dance clubs, live venues, emergency vehicles, medical and assembly equipment, and everywhere else task lamps are needed, Littlites® are paramount.
  • LTM
    • LTM Lighting has a full line of award-winning lighting used in various industries like film, television, and photography production. Our lighting systems cater to all professionals, hobbyists, and amateurs alike!
  • Matthew’s Studio Equipment
    • Matthew’s Studio Equipment started in July of 1968, pioneering grip technology and steadily becoming the place of out-sourcing for the major film studios and rental companies. Matthew’s services the film, television, theatrical, still photographic industries with high-quality equipment.
  • Middle Atlantic Products
    • Since 1979, Middle Atlantic Products has manufactured outstanding support and protection products to mount integrated AV systems in almost all residential, commercial, broadcast, and security applications. Made in the US, all Middle Atlantic Products solutions are created, designed, and engineered to maximize system reliability and to meet the needs of installers. “At the heart of every installation, you’ll find Middle Atlantic Products – what great systems are built on.”
  • Music Books Plus
    • For over 36 years, Music Books Plus has been providing information services to the music, pro audio, lighting, multimedia, and broadcast industries. They are the best source for music, audiobooks, videos, CD-ROMs, DVDs, software & sheet music.
  • MBT / KMC Music
    • Since 1991, MBT Lighting has become a leading manufacturer of innovative and dependable lighting equipment. They provide bands, DJs, nightclubs, theaters, churches, schools and other venues with easy-to-use lighting products to create the perfect setting for the venue and performance. MBT Lighting products include LEDs, par cans, lighting systems, stage lighting packages, intelligent lights, sound-active dance floor lighting, fog machines, strobe lights, lasers, accessories and more.
  • Omnisistem
    • Since 1986, OmniSistem has been a wholesaler and supplier of a variety of lighting, sound, truss, and effects.
  • Peak Trading
    • Since 1997, Peak Trading Corp has been a direct importer and large domestic wholesale distributor of high-quality Wire Rope, Aircraft Cable, Chain, Fittings, Rigging Equipment, Lifting Products, Rope, Climbing Gear, Fall Protection, Tie-Down Equipment, Hand Tools and more. Serving a variety of industries including Industrial Rigging, Rope and Rescue, Adventure Park, Zip Line/Canopy Tour, Theatrical Rigging, Arborist, and Construction.
  • Philips Strand Selecon Lighting
    • Phillips Strand Selecon Lighting serves the creative needs of lighting designers working in theatre, television, film, themed environments and sophisticated architectural applications by offering the most comprehensive and competitive range of conventional and LED luminaires, dimming equipment, lighting control systems, and lighting software.
  • Phonic
    • Permanently suspended on the cutting edge of both analog and digital technology since 1972, Phonic has grown to become a leading manufacturer of professional audio products. Phonic’s line of superior products includes digital mixers, audio analyzers, precision speakers, and wireless technologies that give the sound engineer industry-leading usability, performance, and dependability.
  • Plugs Plus
    • Plugs Plus, Inc. is a wholesale distributor for the entertainment industry, offering a wide range of products for both the studio and stage including the full line of HUBBELL products.
  • Pulsar
    • Since 1970, Pulsar has been developing and manufacturing electronic control and lighting systems that provide the core for many hi-tech installations around the world. From entertainment to architecture, Pulsar’s philosophy has always been to create products that can be integrated into as wide a range of design applications as possible.
  • QSC
    • For over 5 decades, QSC, LLC, has been a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of professional audio/video system solutions. With power amplification, loudspeaker, digital signal processing (DSP) and digital mixer engineering resources all located under one roof, QSC provides “compelling solutions for professional installed, portable, production and cinema sound customers worldwide.”
  • Rosco
    • Founded in 1910, Rosco has been known for color filters, gobos, scenic paints and fog products for the entertainment industry. They also offer products in more than a dozen categories, including LED Lighting, Backdrops and Digital Imagery, Window Control, Image and Effect Projection Equipment, Staging Products, Projection Screens and Flooring products for dance and television studios.
  • Setwear Products
    • Since 2000, Setwear Products mission has been to continually provide the entertainment professional with new and innovative products that work as hard as they do. Their range of products includes Gloves, Pouches, Tool belts, Back Support, Moto-Gate, and Tool Accessories, everything gaffers, Grips, Props, Electricians and everyone in-between could want or need!
  • SSRC
    • Since 1987, SSRC has manufactured a wide variety of high-quality theatrical distribution products. SSRC products include connector strips, outlet boxes, a full line of Cable Management products, Company Switches, Emergency Lighting Transfer Panels, Fixture and Boom Base Carts, Fixture Cages, Index rail Lights, and Work light Fixtures. SSRC also manufactures Multi-cable Assemblies, a full line of Extension Cables, Cable Cradles, Boom Bases, Boom Pipes, Tormentor Pipes, Pipe Battens, Pipe Grid Accessories and Full Pipe Grid Systems.
  • Stage Decoration and Supplies
    • From the Palace at Myrtle Beach and the Grand Palace in Branson, Missouri to the Palace Theatre in Waterbury, Connecticut and the Palace of the Sultan of Brunei, Stage Decoration & Supplies has specialized in decorative auditorium draperies and custom embroidery since 1923. Stage Decoration & Supplies has continuously produced America’s highest quality stage and television studio curtains.
  • The Light Source
    • The Light Source specializes in LED Fixtures, Connector Strips, Clamps, Claws, Mega-Couplers, Other Couplers, Grid and Track Systems, Floor Stands, Side Arms, Motion Picture / Studio, Tools, Truss Accessories, Beam Clamps, Plasma Hangers, Tent Accessories, Airwall Hangers, Drop Downs, Accessories, Specialized Products, and Spare Parts.
  • Thern Inc.
    • For over 65 years, family-owned Thern, Inc. has been a Midwest winch and crane manufacturer. From building the winch that lowers the Time’s Square Ball every New Year’s Eve to playing a part in the newly completed One World Trade Center; the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge; the Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Pad; the world’s largest solar array project Ivanpah, located in the Mojave Desert; many Gulf Coast oil rig operations; the world’s first stadium reduction system at BC Place in Vancouver; and the world’s largest ferris wheel, the High Roller, recently completed in Las Vegas, NV., there is little Thern, Inc. can’t do!
  • Times Square Lighting
    • Since 1934, the family-owned Times Square Lighting has been manufacturing theatrical, architectural, and display lighting and accessories, promptly becoming known for their reliable, high-quality products, and incomparable customer service.
  • Ushio
    • Since 1967, Ushio America, Inc. has constantly challenged the global market by providing new and better lighting, making sophisticated light sources available for a variety of industries like architectural lighting, audiovisual photography, capital equipment, cinema, entertainment, graphic arts, horticulture, infrared heater, and lamp holders.
  • Wharfedale
    • Wharfedale Pro produces the world’s most famous loudspeaker and high quality, affordable sound reinforcement for musicians (both professional and amateur) and corporate installations, like superclubs or shopping malls.