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  1. K

    new to Control Booth

    aloha, everyone! i’m getting in deeper into tech than i ever suspected four years ago - i still aspire to be an actor, but the reality is that the competition is so great and compensation is so poor that my involvement in theatre often is in tech anf stage management. after many yeRs as a...
  2. Noah Abrams

    Etc Eos Gadget 2/ion

    Hello everyone, this is my first time posting on here and hope I can get some good feedback. I have recently purchased an ETC Gadget 2 DMX to USB interface. I love being able to have the functionality of an ion with a fraction of the price tag. Is there any affordable ways to connect an external...
  3. K

    Bob: A life in 5 acts

    So I'm a High School student director and the show I'm working on right now requires a car that can drive onstage. Also, the trunk of another car, plausibly big enough for a person to fit in. I have no idea how to accomplish this effectively, and I would really hate to end up putting a cardboard...
  4. NickWhere

    Alternatives to a Fly System

    Hello, Thank you for welcoming me to Control Booth. I'm a young director trying to make a name for myself here in Chicago and so I'm finding new ways to connect with theatre people technical and all! I'm directing a new musical a friend of mine wrote, and in it, characters have to be abducted...
  5. Ishi Sobti

    Hello from Down Under!

    Hi! My name is Ishi and I'm currently a Year 10 student in Brisbane, Australia. I recently moved here from Milwaukee, WI, USA. I originally got into theater (or theatre as the say here) about 3 years ago, with my middle school drama department. Ever since I have gotten the amazing opportunity to...
  6. Blassiter

    Greetings from Montana

    Hello everyone, I am the Technical director/Scenic designer for a small private university in Montana, I am most proficient in Props, Scenic Art and Scenic design, though I have to say Sculpted elements and paint are my greatest loves. I found you all on my quest for an alternative for Jax...
  7. RCDVS

    Thanks for the welcome dvsDave! So, who am I?

    I'm Randy Davison, a retired IT software professional who is now the Tech Director for Main Street Theatre in Tucker Ga. http://tuckertheatre.com. I've done sound design, lighting design and set (more construction than design) for more than a dozen shows (Annie, Sound of Music, Music Man, Secret...