Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Submissions for this year’s FANS Conference are now closed. You can see our full schedule of presenters, with abstracts, here. Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our privilege and pleasure to announce the full 2015 FANS Conference Schedule with abstracts....
Survival Tips for Kon Going

Survival Tips for Kon Going

Preparing for a convention is quasi-art form, quasi-science. These lists are intended as a helpful guide on what to bring and prepare for. A bag to put your stuff in. (stick a small folding bag in your luggage for holding your new loot) YOUR MONEY Clothes for 4 days...
After Midnight performing Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog

After Midnight performing Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog

On Saturday June 6 at 6:00 pm (ish) in Video Theater 2. Celebrating five years on the road, After Midnight are Texas premiere shadowcast. They have entertained audiences from El Paso to Weslaco with their infectious brand of audience participation theater. Shows...
The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to A-Kon!

The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to A-Kon!

Established in 1998 and performing at A-Kon since 2008, Los Bastardos provides a seamless marriage between the sexy anarchy of a live and mostly naked Rocky Horror Picture Show shadowcast, and the professional production value of a theatre troupe.  LB presents a truly...
Ani-Idol Rules

Ani-Idol Rules

*Update 05-20-15 The following contestants will be moving on to the 2nd Round of Ani-Idol: (Names listed in no particular order) TRADITIONAL DIVISION Jessica Hernandez Cara Bolding Cassie Russell Nariana Sands Amanda Brown Lucinda Yu Rin Allison Jasmine Eyre Abi...