Linux Show Player (or LiSP for short) is a free cue player designed for sound-playback in stage production. The goal of the project is to provide a complete playback software for musical plays, theater shows and similar.

Note: Currently supports only the GNU/Linux platform.


  • Buttons matrix layout suited for touchscreens
  • List layout suited for keyboards
  • Pre/Post wait
  • Undo/Redo changes
  • Multiple concurrent cue playback
  • Realtime sound effects: equalization, pitch shift, speed control, compression, ...
  • Peak and ReplayGain normalization
  • Remote control over network, between two or more sessions
  • MIDI support for cue triggering
  • MIDI cues (send MIDI messages)
  • Large media-format support thanks to Gstreamer