Our Story

Established in 1956, by Shri Chaman Lal Wadhwa, Modern Stage Service (MSS) has become one of the leading Indian companies offering unrivalled lighting solutions and designing stagecraft equipment. We’re the authorized PAN India distributors for many reputed  INTERNATIONAL brands in lighting, audio, video and special effects.

Having experienced remarkable growth over the years, we continue our legacy by staying abreast of the latest technology and offering high-calibre lighting products and entertainment equipment. Right from designing the most creative son et lumière shows across India to architectural lighting and 3D video mapping, MSS has always been a great choice amongst the corporates, fashion councils, theatre architects, music and food festivals, government and PSUs needs. We aim to create a magical and memorable experience for our customers by working with some of the finest light designers from around the world.


To be a one-stop solution for lighting and stagecraft needs by offering state-of-the-art equipment and exemplary services.


We work with zestfulness and enthusiasm to surpass the expectations of our clients while creating the WOW effect. We firmly believe in innovation, for that is the backbone of progress. With teamwork, comes synergy. Our highly experienced and skilled team of engineers and technicians work seamlessly towards shared goals. We promote transparency amongst our stakeholders which enhances mutual faith. One of our major strengths lies in regular constructive feedback. 

Sh Rk Dhingra

Mr. R.K. Dhingra(Mentor)

Ferrying their ware across the city on a ramshackle bicycle, Mr. R.K. Dhingra and our founder Late Sh.Chaman Lal Wadhwa started MSS way back in 1956. Illuminating stage shows at that time meant having to peddle 500-1000 watt lights. He has been in charge of lighting in productions of celebrated theatre personalities like Sir Alyque Padamsee,Sai Paranjpe, Joy Michael, B.M.Shah, Ram Gopal Bajaj, Barry John,Habib Tanveer,Om Shivpuri and many more. A regular face in theatre circles, he conducted classes at the National School of Drama and his fame has spread far and wide to different countries. He has emerged as a torch-bearer when it comes to lighting up the arts and has also received the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Award.

Sh Varinder Wadhwa

Mr. Varinder Wadhwa(Director)

With more than 40 years of experience, Mr. Varinder Wadhwa has proven to be an ace in the lighting industry. His areas of expertise include theatre designing and installation. He’s been a light designer for the top choreographers and artists. Under his leadership, MSS was one of the first few companies to have introduced quality international brands like SGM in India. Having contributed to the famous events in the 90s like The Legend of Ram, Ricky Martin’s India Tour, Mr. Wadhwa took MSS to new heights.

Mr. Sahil Wadhwa(Director)

Mr. Sahil Wadhwa has been a leader in offering events production solutions and has diversified the company’s product basket from lighting to stagecraft equipment like light controllers, special gears, communication equipment and video projections. He has partnered with numerous international events in more than 10 countries. National events like Sunburn India, Indian Premier League, Grub Fest, India Fashion Week, Zomaland, Bollyboom have certainly added a feather to his cap. Mr. Sahil holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology, New York and Master of Commerce from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia.

Mr. Kartik Wadhwa(Director)

Mr. KartikWadhwa is primarily responsible for the government and private installation projects. He’s designed the renowned Golden Temple Plaza in Amritsar where pilgrims can witness the 3D technology and synchronisation installed in galleries. It gives a tour of the Sikh history and ethos.A unity of technology and tradition is evident in his other projects as well, like Shaheed Smarak in Raipur, Sanchi Stupa in Sanchi, Statue of Unity in Gujarat.Mr. Kartik holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University.