It's opening night. Radio City Music Hall. The biggest, brightest musical to hit NYC in decades: Operation Liberty, a star-studded patriotic cavalcade of stars. Composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Elton John, and Billy Joel. Money was no object. Full federal funding. Dubya and Rumsfeld are in the front row. And you are the sound designer.
You look out over the vast expanse of your FOH: Four gold-plated 72-input diamond-encrusted Cadac consoles, the processing power of Big Blue, al