West Finish superstars unite to launch Musical Con – the UK’s first ever musical theatre fan conference Saturday twenty second – Sunday twenty third October 2022 ExCel London, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1XL.
Model new for 2022, hundreds of musical theatre followers and fans will come collectively beneath one roof for the primary time for a weekend-long celebration of musicals on the iconic ExCeL London.
Ambassadors for the occasion are West Finish superstars Aimie Atkinson, Kerry Ellis, Alice Fearn, Ben Forster, Jodie Steele, Trevor Dion Nicholas, Omari Douglas, Shanay Holmes, Jenna Russell and Layton Williams. Kerry Ellis says, It’s such a improbable concept. I don’t know why it hasn’t been carried out earlier than.
Over 30 particular friends have additionally been introduced, together with musical theatre supergroup SVN (Millie O’Connell, Natalie Could Paris, Grace Mouat, Alexia McIntosh, Jarneia Richard-Noel, Maiya Quansah-Breed), Kelly Agbowu, Jocasta Almgill, Luke Bayer, Nikki Bentley, Lauren Byrne, Maddison Bullyment, Tarinn Callender, Lauren Drew, Hiba Elchikhe, Emma Hatton, Sophie Isaacs, Cassidy Janson, Aisha Jawando, Idriss Kargbo, Emma Kingston, Bobby Little, Carl Mann, Jason Pennycooke, Laura Decide, Karl Queensborough, Jon Robyns, Sharon Rose, Charlie Stemp, Ivano Turco, Michael Xavier & Mitch Zhangazha. Many extra particular friends might be introduced all year long.
Over the weekend, followers may have the chance to fulfill the celebrities, have a good time the exhibits, and be taught from the professionals as by no means earlier than. And, it received’t simply be the celebrities taking centre stage – everyone seems to be invited to hitch in with an epic cosplay competitors, fan meetups, musical lip-sync battles and present sing-alongs.
Ambassador Layton Williams says, That is from us. For the followers. It’s a spot you possibly can come, be fabulous, be free, and be your self.
The conference might be each musical theatre fan’s fantasy. The Foremost Stage might be the place followers get pleasure from distinctive performances, shock forged reunions, interviews, Q&As, dialogue panels and present spotlights. At Stage Door they'll stand up shut and private with their stage faves with meet and greets and picture and autograph alternatives. Theatreland will host interactive present experiences, a market filled with stalls promoting fandom merch and memorabilia, outlets promoting musical theatre clothes and accessories, and even a musical theatre themed café. Within the Backstage space, fans will get pleasure from an in depth choice of musical theatre workshops, masterclasses, and talks run by the forged and creatives of the exhibits. They'll study entering into musical theatre and community with faculties and faculties. There may be even a contest to seek out the UK’s subsequent musical theatre star with an opportunity to carry out on the principle stage!
A full programming schedule might be introduced previous to the conference. Alice Fearn says, There might be a lot to see. A lot to do. It’s going to be nice!