The House of Dancing Water

City of Dreams, Macau (September 17 2010 – present)

Official website:

Created and Directed by Franco Dragone
Lighting by Luc Lafortune

Stage lifts by Handling Specialty

Show Facts

  • $250 million cost
  • 130 tech crew per show

Interview with lighting designer Luc Lafortune


LSI: House of Dancing Water (January 2011)
[2.93Mb PDF]
From Lighting & Sound International


Stage Technologies website about The House of Dancing Water

Automation Video
A video showing the movement of the stage lifts in the pool, with corresponding animation and data, as displayed for operators in the show’s control room (from Lighting and Sound International Online)