Harry go for late seating, we prefer it. We got assigned early seating last time and hated it, but luckily a favourite Maitre'd managed to move it to late.
I do have some daily programmes for the QM2, would these be any good for you? let me know or alternatively there is a website devoted to the QM2 and i know that has daily programmes onit. it is at www.qm2reviews.com
i hope this is of use to you.