To be fair I do like single vents more than no vents. Its easier to wear and I personally feel it drapes better. More comfortable to sit in too. That said, we do have plenty of occassions to show off sartorial flair and I really dont want to disregard the rules for black tie, seeing how it's one of the only few occassions where fixed rules still govern dressing.
However I'm really only going to go for slim shawl lapels / Peak lapels. The normal 'average' sized shawl tuxedos look really weird on me, Im a very small guy at 5"6, 8.2 stone.
In any case, I just discovered that for that particular tuxedo set, the matching trousers are out in my size -_-'
Might end up going for