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Company History:

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

*Liteworks (1994)

*Liteworks (1995)

*Liteworks (1996)


  • Jim Bornhorst
  • Brian Croft

  • Documents

    LSI: Vari-Lite Begins At 40 (October 2021)
    [External Website]
    From Lighting & Sound International


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

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