When Peter Pan flies on stage, that effect is usually being brought about using rigging techniques. The performer wears a harness of some type and his or her "flight" is controlled by means of cables and pulleys. Because of the liability inherent in flying a performer, there are certain theatrical rigging companies which specialize in this type of job.
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Manufacturer of flying and stunt harnesses.
Rigging systems for the film and entertainment industry. Flying systems a specialty.
Flying By Foy
Design, construction and choreography of flying effects worldwide.
Hall Associates, Inc.
Rigs and choreographs flying effects for stage and video. Also rents flying harnesses.
Kirby's Flying Ballets
Flying effects for stage and screen. Est 1898.
Manual and computerized motion control systems for flying effects. Complete services including equipment supply and operation, technical direction, and flight choreography.
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