Design, Manufacture and Installation of Theatrical Equipment Worldwide


“With thousands of
projects to our credit
in some of the best
known venues around
the world, it’s very
likely you’ve attended
a performance with
Clancy rigging.”


Over 125 years of innovation and quality

John Clancy, a Syracuse, NY stagehand, began designing and building stage equipment in 1882 due to the lack of suitable alternatives at that time. Three years later he founded J.R. Clancy, now one of the largest manufacturers of stage rigging equipment in the world.

Flip through our history to learn about the innovative rigging products introduced by Clancy to enhance safety, creativity, and reliability backstage.


John R. Clancy founds the world's foremost rigging company, featuring many of his own unique quality rigging solutions.

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