Many small groups fear the cost of consultants. Instead they go to anyone willing to offer an opinion for free, or very small costs.
The fiscally smart move is have a consultant advise on the best way to spend your limited funds. I often mention that hiring a consultant will save far more that...
I've wished for such a device for years. More than one client has pointed to a bank of toggle switches or wall box dimmers and asked to put them on the console.
So far it seems there isn't enough room in a single or double gang switch box for the relay and DMX electronics. The newish wireless...
IMHO one person needs to be in immediate control of a show. Whoever is calling (overall) cues probably has the most control and should have the broadest understanding of the show. Titles are flexible, but that's a huge part of what a stage manager does.
IFR means inherently flame resistant. It's all we specify any more.
Nobody seems to care if their treated drapes have long since lost their treatment. At least until a fire marshal does a test! But they will complain vigorously about the salt rings if they get wet.
There are minor...
Back in the early 90s the was a fair bit of custom FO "star field" work done in high end homes, restaurants and such. I've long since lost track of the players I knew but someone is probably still doing it.
Yup, exact wording matters! In fact, what you found is not exactly what I recall from a year ago, and it's tagged as edited last April. Of course they can change their policies any time. The overall message remains, it's supported.