‘Charmed,’ ‘Magicians,’ ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Q&A’s,Cosplay, Creative Panels Head Programming At Wizard World Tulsa; Most Included With Any Admission
Q&A sessions with stars of “Charmed” (Holly Marie Combs, Brian Krause and Drew Fuller), “The Magicians” (Hale Appleman and Jason Ralph), “Sons of Anarchy” (Ron Perlman and Ryan Hurst), anime, video games, cosplayer and comics creator sessions, a series of “Ghostbusters”-themed activities, adult and kids costume contests and more highlight the programming offerings at Wizard World Tulsa, Friday through Sunday, Sept. 7-9, at the Cox Business Center. Most programming is included as part of the standard event admission and is in addition to the live entertainment options (dancing, music, etc.) all weekend.
Some highlights of the more than 50 hours of panels scheduled to date include:
Interactive group Q&As with the casts of “Charmed” (Sunday, 11:15 a.m.), “The Magicians” (Sunday, 12:30 p.m.), “Sons of Anarchy” (Saturday, 3:30 p.m) and the “Women of Pop Culture” Combs and Charisma Carpenter (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” Saturday, 2:30 p.m.)
“Back to the Shire,” a conversation with The Lord of the Rings star Billy Boyd (“Pippin Took”)
Disney Trivia panel with Walt Before Mickey star Thomas Ian Nicholas (Rookie of the Year), moderated by Handbook for Mortals author Lani Sarem (Saturday, 3 p.m.)
An array of Ghostbuster-themed activities, including fan group The Real Oklahoma Ghostbusters fandom, real-world Ghostbusting, Gadgets and more
Creator sessions with industry superstars Genese Davis, Alex Wer, Dr. Travis Langley, Jack Burgos, Mostafa Moussa, Sabrina A. Fish, Stacy A Nyikos, Alex Langley, Katrina Hill, Eric Bailey, Tamara Grantham and more
Fan-based panels on subjects ranging from fan boys, love and superheroes, Marvel vs. DC, Doctor Who, Star Trek, vampires, Star Wars and more
Tulsa’s own Rabbit Hole Improv live “Whose Line is it Anyway” style show,with fans’ nerdiest suggestions (Saturday, 5:30 p.m.)
Kids programming all three days, including story time, face painting, puppet shows, dance parties, magic, learn to draw, (and Kids 10 and under are free every day with paid adult)
World-famous Wizard World Adult Costume Contest, Saturday at 7 p.m. and Kids Costume Contests on Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.
Cosplay with special guests Papa Bear, Thousand Faces, SirynRae, Ashe Lynne, Baroness Von T and more, throughout the weekend
Cosplay and Industry Workshops (Sculpting, Posing & Photography, Pokémon, Mold Making/Resin Casting, Eva Foam), require additional ticket
Unless noted, programming events take place in the designated General Programming Rooms or show floor stages at the convention center. VIP tickets or additional costs may apply to ensure access to select activities, as noted.
A full list of Wizard World Tulsa programming is available at http://wizardworld.com/programming-entertainment/tulsa (subjects, guests, times and rooms subject to change).
Wizard World events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, television, gaming, live entertainment, comics, sci-fi, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, contests and more. The 11th event scheduled on the 2018 Wizard World calendar, Tulsa show hours are Friday, September 7, 4-9 p.m.; Saturday, September 8, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, September 9, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Kids 10 and under are admitted free with paid adult.
Wizard World Tulsa is also the place for cosplay, with fans young and old showing off their best costumes throughout the event. Fans dressed as every imaginable character – and some never before dreamed – will roam the convention floor and participate in the famed Wizard World Costume Contest on Saturday evening.
For more on the 2018 Wizard World Tulsa, visit http://wizd.me/TulsaPR.