Most major brands of audio, lighting, video, and stage engineering equipment are available from Adlib and 35 years’ of industry experience mean that we can offer honest, helpful advice.
It’s not about making a one-off sale. It’s about beginning a long-term relationship with you. That starts with helping you choose the right equipment, and get the most from your investment.
We are distributors or dealers for the most popular and reliable brands of professional sound, lighting, video, rigging and staging equipment used by theatres all over the world.
We recognise that every project has a different budget, which is why we’re manufacturer-agnostic—helping you to choose the right equipment for your specific requirements and budget.
We offer helpful advice, competitive pricing and after-sales support to help you make the most of your new equipment.
There are times when buying quality used equipment will enable you to get more from your budget than buying new.
All of our ex-rental equipment has been professionally maintained, serviced, and looked after by experienced engineers throughout its life so you can be confident you’re choosing a product that will last for years to come.
Design, supply, and installation of professional audio systems for music, speech, public address, and communications.
Design, supply, and installation of professional stage lighting, house lighting, and venue lighting systems.
Design, supply, and installation of professional video systems for presentations, events, live-streaming, and show relay.
Design, supply, and installation of cabling systems to support audio, lighting, and video systems.
Design, manufacture, and installation of custom drapes including stage curtains and venue drapes.
Regardless of whether it's a dry hire or a supported hire, you get access to the same support and experience as you plan your project.
Get access to over £20m of equipment and a team with 30 years’ experience working in most popular venues across the UK and Europe.
Preventative maintenance is key to extending the working life and resale value of your equipment.
Whether you bought from Adlib or not, our service department offers maintenance contracts that will prolong the life of your equipment, reduce the risk of equipment failure, help you meet health & safety obligations, and ensure you get the most out of the equipment you own.