Recent content by Cronosin

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    Circuit Breakers 101

    Thanks for the tips, and I'm glad I'm not the TD of this place. Lord knows if I was, there'd be some massive changes. The breaker box is falling apart, and we're lucky we haven't lost any other circuits, let alone anything on all the circuits. The booth there needs the most help, and the...
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    Circuit Breakers 101

    I ran light design and tech for my community theatre's annual one-act festival. Three weekends, 18 different one-acts spread over the 3 weekends. Thursday before the Friday premiere on the last weekend: One of the 3 dimmer boxes (12 channels) goes belly up and says it's overloading. After...
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    Career changing

    I totally realize sound and light are two different things, having worked both. For smaller productions and all, it's not too bad, but as a professional, I'm still trying to figure out what I'm best at, not just what I'm good at. Ultimately, I'd love for a job as a sound engineer for a...
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    Career Changing

    As awesome as that would be, I am totally realistic in this. I'm looking for the local union, and coming up short. I'm in the Washington, DC metro area, so it shouldn't be that hard. Y'all have been a great help, Thanks!
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    Career changing

    I've been working in community theatres working both as a lighting designer for small one-act productions, and as a sound technician. It's the standard community theatre life of computer technician by day, musician/sound guy by night. However, my day job as a computer technician is killing...
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    Career Changing

    I've been working in community theatres working both as a lighting designer for small one-act productions, and as a lighting technician. It's the standard community theatre life of computer technician by day, lighting guy by night. However, my day job as a computer technician is killing me...
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    Hello!

    Hi all! I came across this little repository of vast knowledge while looking for audio cueing software for the Mac. I currently volunteer running sound and lights for a community theatre group, mostly controlling, but also design. I am definitely recommending you to my colleagues at our stage!