Schedule 2022

December 2022 Schedule

All times are in Eastern Time Zone

Friday Schedule

All titles are in Eastern Time Zone
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Opening Ceremony
Welcome to Casa Con! Chat with the organizers and learn about our sponsors, games, cosplay contest, etc.!
11:00 am
11:15 am

Do's and Don'ts of Cosplay Photography
Join Bernardo as he discusses the do's and dont's of con photography
11:30 am
12:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Author Marketing & Branding: The Technical Aspects
Laura VanArendonk Baugh will discuss technical aspects of branding and marketing, with walk-throughs for setting up and maintaining an author website (including caveats for common mistakes and dangerous pitfalls for the novice) and tutorials for some of the scariest bits of marketing (learn to love the camera!).
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Setting Up an In-Home Studio for Broadcast Quality Recording
COVID-19 has forever changed the world and in some unexpected ways. Today, many VAs are doing more in-home recording than ever before so you can be a VA from anywhere. If you want to get started with your career, join Erica Muse, Marquiz Moore, and Sara Secora as they go over their home studio setup.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
How to Give and Take Direction
Join ADR director Anthony Rodriguez and VA Eli Brennan as they walk you through how the dubbing directing and acting process. Audience participation encouraged.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm

Understanding Shinto through Popular Culture
Join Shinto expert and YouTube’s “Eat Pray Anime” channel host Kaitlyn Ugoretz (UC Santa Barbara) for a rare and colorful introduction to Shinto through the lens of popular anime including Spirited Away, Your Name, Pokemon, and Demon Slayer.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Expectations vs. Reality of Voice Acting
Voice acting might sound fun, but there's a lot you should know about the career before you decide to jump in! Luckily, Elliot Gindi, Jazzy Frizzle, and Belsheber Rusape are here to answer your questions!
4:00 pm
5:00 pm

Kimono's Global Influence
Many of us know the kimono as the traditional clothing of Japan, but what else is there to this iconic garment? Join Natalya Rodriguez (UC Santa Barbara) for a look at how kimono's meanings have changed in transnational contexts from the 20th century to the present.
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Behind the Scenes with Bang Zoom! Studios
Join Mami Okada and Eric Sherman as they discuss the ins and outs of dubbing and voice acting.
5:30 pm
6:30 pm

Knowing Your Worth as a Freelancer
How do you make sure you're paid properly for the work you do? How do you find clients? All these questions and more are answered by artist Kelly McMahon and voice actor Jazzy Frizzle.
5:30 pm
6:30 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Let's Cosplay!
Join Emerald L King - J-English interpreter/translator for the World Cosplay Summit, CRX Aus cosplay advisor, and professional cosplay nerd (that's Dr Cosplay) as we plan out how to construct a costume step by step. We'll think about price point, historical plausibility, fast cosplay, and cosplay creator made resources.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm

Play Gartic Phone
Test your drawing skills with Erica Muse and Eli Brennan as they play Gartic Phone. Audience participation encouraged.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Researching BL and Yuri and Their Fandoms
In this panel, Erica Friedman interviews James Welker on the new collection of essays he edited, Queer Transfigurations: Boys Love Media in Asia, and James interviews Erica on her new book, By Your Side: 100 Years of Yuri Anime and Manga.
8:00 pm
9:00 pm

What You Watch Is What You Are? Early Anime and Manga Fandom in the United States
How did anime and manga first enter U.S. fandom, and what kinds of fans were watching “Japanimation” and why? Andrea Horbinski explores the early days of anime and manga fandom in the United States in the 1970s and 1980s.
8:00 pm
9:00 pm

Friday

  • Opening Ceremony
    11:00 am - 11:15 am
  • Do's and Don'ts of Cosplay Photography
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Author Marketing & Branding: The Technical Aspects
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Setting Up an In-Home Studio for Broadcast Quality Recording
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • How to Give and Take Direction
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Understanding Shinto through Popular Culture
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Expectations vs. Reality of Voice Acting
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Kimono's Global Influence
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Behind the Scenes with Bang Zoom! Studios
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Knowing Your Worth as a Freelancer
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Let's Cosplay!
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Play Gartic Phone
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Researching BL and Yuri and Their Fandoms
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • What You Watch Is What You Are? Early Anime and Manga Fandom in the United States
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Opening Ceremony
Welcome to Casa Con! Chat with the organizers and learn about our sponsors, games, cosplay contest, etc.!
11:00 am
11:15 am

Do's and Don'ts of Cosplay Photography
Join Bernardo as he discusses the do's and dont's of con photography
11:30 am
12:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Author Marketing & Branding: The Technical Aspects
Laura VanArendonk Baugh will discuss technical aspects of branding and marketing, with walk-throughs for setting up and maintaining an author website (including caveats for common mistakes and dangerous pitfalls for the novice) and tutorials for some of the scariest bits of marketing (learn to love the camera!).
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Setting Up an In-Home Studio for Broadcast Quality Recording
COVID-19 has forever changed the world and in some unexpected ways. Today, many VAs are doing more in-home recording than ever before so you can be a VA from anywhere. If you want to get started with your career, join Erica Muse, Marquiz Moore, and Sara Secora as they go over their home studio setup.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
How to Give and Take Direction
Join ADR director Anthony Rodriguez and VA Eli Brennan as they walk you through how the dubbing directing and acting process. Audience participation encouraged.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kimono's Global Influence
Many of us know the kimono as the traditional clothing of Japan, but what else is there to this iconic garment? Join Natalya Rodriguez (UC Santa Barbara) for a look at how kimono's meanings have changed in transnational contexts from the 20th century to the present.
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Behind the Scenes with Bang Zoom! Studios
Join Mami Okada and Eric Sherman as they discuss the ins and outs of dubbing and voice acting.
5:30 pm
6:30 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Let's Cosplay!
Join Emerald L King - J-English interpreter/translator for the World Cosplay Summit, CRX Aus cosplay advisor, and professional cosplay nerd (that's Dr Cosplay) as we plan out how to construct a costume step by step. We'll think about price point, historical plausibility, fast cosplay, and cosplay creator made resources.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Researching BL and Yuri and Their Fandoms
In this panel, Erica Friedman interviews James Welker on the new collection of essays he edited, Queer Transfigurations: Boys Love Media in Asia, and James interviews Erica on her new book, By Your Side: 100 Years of Yuri Anime and Manga.
8:00 pm
9:00 pm

Friday

  • Opening Ceremony
    11:00 am - 11:15 am
  • Do's and Don'ts of Cosplay Photography
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Author Marketing & Branding: The Technical Aspects
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Setting Up an In-Home Studio for Broadcast Quality Recording
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • How to Give and Take Direction
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Kimono's Global Influence
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Behind the Scenes with Bang Zoom! Studios
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Let's Cosplay!
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Researching BL and Yuri and Their Fandoms
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Understanding Shinto through Popular Culture
Join Shinto expert and YouTube’s “Eat Pray Anime” channel host Kaitlyn Ugoretz (UC Santa Barbara) for a rare and colorful introduction to Shinto through the lens of popular anime including Spirited Away, Your Name, Pokemon, and Demon Slayer.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Expectations vs. Reality of Voice Acting
Voice acting might sound fun, but there's a lot you should know about the career before you decide to jump in! Luckily, Elliot Gindi, Jazzy Frizzle, and Belsheber Rusape are here to answer your questions!
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Knowing Your Worth as a Freelancer
How do you make sure you're paid properly for the work you do? How do you find clients? All these questions and more are answered by artist Kelly McMahon and voice actor Jazzy Frizzle.
5:30 pm
6:30 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Play Gartic Phone
Test your drawing skills with Erica Muse and Eli Brennan as they play Gartic Phone. Audience participation encouraged.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
What You Watch Is What You Are? Early Anime and Manga Fandom in the United States
How did anime and manga first enter U.S. fandom, and what kinds of fans were watching “Japanimation” and why? Andrea Horbinski explores the early days of anime and manga fandom in the United States in the 1970s and 1980s.
8:00 pm
9:00 pm

Friday

  • Understanding Shinto through Popular Culture
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Expectations vs. Reality of Voice Acting
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Knowing Your Worth as a Freelancer
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Play Gartic Phone
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • What You Watch Is What You Are? Early Anime and Manga Fandom in the United States
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
No events available!

Saturday Schedule

All titles are in Eastern Time Zone
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Improving Mindfulness with LEGO™️
Dr. Yonatan Sobin and Nicole Hassler will discuss the basics of mindfulness practice and methods of building Lego in a mindful way. Moderated by Benjamin Taitz
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indie Game Dev Showcase
Join 4 amazing game devs as they show off their games in progress.
1:00 pm
2:00 pm

Learn How to Style Wigs with Dearly Yun
Learn how to style various wigs with cosplayer Dearly Yun
1:00 pm
2:30 pm

Game Marketing 101
Game marketing consultant Chris Zukowkski discusses top marketing techniques for your indie game.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Let's Go Over Relationship Tropes in Stories
Join BL author Caroline Olsen and Fanfic writer Megan Roach as they go over the standard relationship tropes found across fiction.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Art of Found Object Costuming
You want to cosplay, but you don’t have much cash. Or you don’t have access to a sewing machine, and wouldn’t know what to do with it if you did. Alena Van Arendonk will show you costumes made for less than $10, plus discuss character selection, the process of deconstructing a costume, and how to build a complete costume out of things you have around the house.
4:00 pm
6:00 pm

Voice Acting 101
Want to get into voice acting? Learn from the pros - Marquiz Moore, Allen Chan, and Cory Yee.
4:30 pm
5:30 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Creating Good Antagonists
Stuck on creating an antagonist that isn't a mustache twirling caricature? Join RL Merrill, AC Greenlee, and Arden Powell as they discuss how to create believable antagonists.
6:00 pm
7:00 pm

Transcultural Fandom
Join Lori Morimoto as she discusses what sparks fan interests in certain objects and/or stories
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destigmatizing Hentai
Join David Goldberg, editor of J18, and Vaenny, YouTuber and mandala, as they discuss hentai and its importance in the world of manga.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm

Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
Put your VA skills to test! Read a scene and get immediate feedback from pro VAs William Ofoegbu and Brandon Acosta! Audience participation required!
7:30 pm
8:30 pm

We Dig Giant Robots
Join Andres Perez (KaijuNoir) and Davis Madole (TitanGoji) as they discuss the awesomeness of giant robots and the enduring nature of the mecha genre.
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Play Jackbox!
Join Meggie Elise and Marquiz Moore as well as the organizers of Casa Con for a fun game of Jackbox. Audience participation encouraged!
9:00 pm
10:00 pm

Saturday

  • Improving Mindfulness with LEGO™️
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Indie Game Dev Showcase
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Learn How to Style Wigs with Dearly Yun
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Game Marketing 101
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Let's Go Over Relationship Tropes in Stories
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • The Art of Found Object Costuming
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Voice Acting 101
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Creating Good Antagonists
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Transcultural Fandom
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Destigmatizing Hentai
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • We Dig Giant Robots
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Play Jackbox!
    9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Improving Mindfulness with LEGO™️
Dr. Yonatan Sobin and Nicole Hassler will discuss the basics of mindfulness practice and methods of building Lego in a mindful way. Moderated by Benjamin Taitz
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Indie Game Dev Showcase
Join 4 amazing game devs as they show off their games in progress.
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Game Marketing 101
Game marketing consultant Chris Zukowkski discusses top marketing techniques for your indie game.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Let's Go Over Relationship Tropes in Stories
Join BL author Caroline Olsen and Fanfic writer Megan Roach as they go over the standard relationship tropes found across fiction.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Voice Acting 101
Want to get into voice acting? Learn from the pros - Marquiz Moore, Allen Chan, and Cory Yee.
4:30 pm
5:30 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Transcultural Fandom
Join Lori Morimoto as she discusses what sparks fan interests in certain objects and/or stories
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destigmatizing Hentai
Join David Goldberg, editor of J18, and Vaenny, YouTuber and mandala, as they discuss hentai and its importance in the world of manga.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
We Dig Giant Robots
Join Andres Perez (KaijuNoir) and Davis Madole (TitanGoji) as they discuss the awesomeness of giant robots and the enduring nature of the mecha genre.
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Play Jackbox!
Join Meggie Elise and Marquiz Moore as well as the organizers of Casa Con for a fun game of Jackbox. Audience participation encouraged!
9:00 pm
10:00 pm

Saturday

  • Improving Mindfulness with LEGO™️
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Indie Game Dev Showcase
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Game Marketing 101
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Let's Go Over Relationship Tropes in Stories
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Voice Acting 101
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Transcultural Fandom
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Destigmatizing Hentai
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • We Dig Giant Robots
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Play Jackbox!
    9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Learn How to Style Wigs with Dearly Yun
Learn how to style various wigs with cosplayer Dearly Yun
1:00 pm
2:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Art of Found Object Costuming
You want to cosplay, but you don’t have much cash. Or you don’t have access to a sewing machine, and wouldn’t know what to do with it if you did. Alena Van Arendonk will show you costumes made for less than $10, plus discuss character selection, the process of deconstructing a costume, and how to build a complete costume out of things you have around the house.
4:00 pm
6:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Creating Good Antagonists
Stuck on creating an antagonist that isn't a mustache twirling caricature? Join RL Merrill, AC Greenlee, and Arden Powell as they discuss how to create believable antagonists.
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
Put your VA skills to test! Read a scene and get immediate feedback from pro VAs William Ofoegbu and Brandon Acosta! Audience participation required!
7:30 pm
8:30 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday

  • Learn How to Style Wigs with Dearly Yun
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • The Art of Found Object Costuming
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Creating Good Antagonists
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
No events available!

Sunday Schedule

All titles are in Eastern Time Zone
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Quick Change Cosplay with Gamma Rae Cosplay
Are you doing multiple cosplays on a single day? Want to know how to plan everything out so you don't spend too much time adjusting your makeup? Join Gamma Rae as she walks you through her process.
12:00 pm
1:00 pm

Writing Queer Fiction
Join Author Carola, Arden Powell, and Hailey Piper as they discuss what queer fiction means and how to write it well.
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portal Fiction and the Psychology of Departure
Join psychologists Scott Jordan, Eric Wesselman and Yonatan Sobin as they discuss the beginnings of portal fiction and why the genre continues to endure throughout the years.
1:00 pm
2:00 pm

Voice that Character!
Listen as your favorite VAs put a voice to random pictures! Put a character or image in the chat to get it voiced! Featuring: Chris Okawa, Meggie Elise, and William Ofoegbu. Audience participation recommended.
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Anime Dub Performances We Love
If you love anime dubs, here's the place to show your appreciation! Join Chris Okawa, Kevin Thelwell, and Brandon Acosta as they talk about their favorite performances. Audience participation encouraged.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm

How to Get Past Writer's Block
Having trouble getting started with your story or pushing through the middle? RL Merrill, AC Greenlee, and Angela Shante will provide tips on how to push past writer's block.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
Put your VA skills to test! Read a scene and get immediate feedback from pro VAs Kevin Thelwell and Marquiz Moore! Audience participation required!
3:00 pm
4:00 pm

Stranger Things About the Psychology of Cosplay
Join psychologists Scott Jordan and others as they discuss the reasons why so many people have started cosplaying.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Voice Acting 101
Want to get into voice acting? Learn from the pros - Erica Muse, Brandon Acosta, and Kevin Liberty
4:00 pm
5:00 pm

What's With The Mask? An Introduction To Kigurumi
Want to learn about an infrequently seen type of cosplay? Curious what those weird anime masks you saw at that last convention are like? Come join me an intro to kigurumi, complete with fun interactions and cuteness! Together, we'll delve into its history and what makes it so beautiful.
4:30 pm
5:30 pm

Behind the Scenes with Dubbing
What goes on behind the scenes with dubbing besides voice acting? Anthony Rodriguez, Kevin Thelwell, and Howard Wang as they discuss the nuts and bolts.
5:00 pm
6:00 pm

How to Audition as a Voice Actor
Join Stephanie Southerland, Cat Protano, and Christina Costello as they walk you through how to make your audition memorable and professional.
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
What are YOU Watching?
Let's have a casual chit-chat about the anime we're currently watching! Audience participation encouraged.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closing Ceremony
So long and thanks for all the fish! We'll announce the winner of the cosplay contest and any other important news!
8:15 pm
8:30 pm

Sunday

  • Quick Change Cosplay with Gamma Rae Cosplay
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Writing Queer Fiction
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Portal Fiction and the Psychology of Departure
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Voice that Character!
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Anime Dub Performances We Love
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • How to Get Past Writer's Block
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Stranger Things About the Psychology of Cosplay
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Voice Acting 101
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • What's With The Mask? An Introduction To Kigurumi
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Behind the Scenes with Dubbing
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • How to Audition as a Voice Actor
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • What are YOU Watching?
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Closing Ceremony
    8:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Quick Change Cosplay with Gamma Rae Cosplay
Are you doing multiple cosplays on a single day? Want to know how to plan everything out so you don't spend too much time adjusting your makeup? Join Gamma Rae as she walks you through her process.
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Voice that Character!
Listen as your favorite VAs put a voice to random pictures! Put a character or image in the chat to get it voiced! Featuring: Chris Okawa, Meggie Elise, and William Ofoegbu. Audience participation recommended.
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
How to Get Past Writer's Block
Having trouble getting started with your story or pushing through the middle? RL Merrill, AC Greenlee, and Angela Shante will provide tips on how to push past writer's block.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Stranger Things About the Psychology of Cosplay
Join psychologists Scott Jordan and others as they discuss the reasons why so many people have started cosplaying.
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Voice Acting 101
Want to get into voice acting? Learn from the pros - Erica Muse, Brandon Acosta, and Kevin Liberty
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Behind the Scenes with Dubbing
What goes on behind the scenes with dubbing besides voice acting? Anthony Rodriguez, Kevin Thelwell, and Howard Wang as they discuss the nuts and bolts.
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
What are YOU Watching?
Let's have a casual chit-chat about the anime we're currently watching! Audience participation encouraged.
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closing Ceremony
So long and thanks for all the fish! We'll announce the winner of the cosplay contest and any other important news!
8:15 pm
8:30 pm

Sunday

  • Quick Change Cosplay with Gamma Rae Cosplay
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Voice that Character!
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • How to Get Past Writer's Block
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Stranger Things About the Psychology of Cosplay
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Voice Acting 101
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Behind the Scenes with Dubbing
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • What are YOU Watching?
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Closing Ceremony
    8:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Writing Queer Fiction
Join Author Carola, Arden Powell, and Hailey Piper as they discuss what queer fiction means and how to write it well.
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portal Fiction and the Psychology of Departure
Join psychologists Scott Jordan, Eric Wesselman and Yonatan Sobin as they discuss the beginnings of portal fiction and why the genre continues to endure throughout the years.
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Anime Dub Performances We Love
If you love anime dubs, here's the place to show your appreciation! Join Chris Okawa, Kevin Thelwell, and Brandon Acosta as they talk about their favorite performances. Audience participation encouraged.
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
Put your VA skills to test! Read a scene and get immediate feedback from pro VAs Kevin Thelwell and Marquiz Moore! Audience participation required!
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
What's With The Mask? An Introduction To Kigurumi
Want to learn about an infrequently seen type of cosplay? Curious what those weird anime masks you saw at that last convention are like? Come join me an intro to kigurumi, complete with fun interactions and cuteness! Together, we'll delve into its history and what makes it so beautiful.
4:30 pm
5:30 pm

How to Audition as a Voice Actor
Join Stephanie Southerland, Cat Protano, and Christina Costello as they walk you through how to make your audition memorable and professional.
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sunday

  • Writing Queer Fiction
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Portal Fiction and the Psychology of Departure
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Anime Dub Performances We Love
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Live Scene Reading with Voice Actors
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • What's With The Mask? An Introduction To Kigurumi
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • How to Audition as a Voice Actor
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
No events available!