FF:WA Anthony Daniels at Multiverse 4 SF convention in Melbourne this coming weekend

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  1. Multiverse Jedi Padawan

    Member Since:
    Apr 24, 2001
    MULTIVERSE 4 FULL WEEKEND SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION
    with Anthony Daniels (Star Wars Saga), Virginia Hey (Farscape / Mad Max) and
    brian Thompson (Buffy / X-files / Star Trek)

    JUNE 8-11 2001 - THIS COMING WEEKEND
    MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA

    ***TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR FOR DAY AND WEEKEND
    PASSES***


    Multiverse 4 is THIS coming weekend! Have you ordered your convention
    tickets, banquet tickets, trivia night tickets etc yet? If not, do it soon.
    Do it NOW!


    The program is now locked in and we can now give you a run down of the major
    events being run at the weekend.
    ?The main guests - Anthony Daniels (Star Wars saga), Virginia Hey
    (Farscape/Mad Max), Brian Thompson (X-Files/Buffy/Star Trek/others) will
    each be doing talks or panels and autographing each day of the convention.
    The guests will also be taking part in other activities throughout the
    weekend (where they can) including attending the banquet, attending the
    trivia night/pizza banquet, attending the chocolate panel, and taking part
    in costume and art display judging amongst other things. All guests are paid
    for and confirmed (Brian and Virginia are already here and Anthony is
    hopping on a plane on Tuesday!)
    ?There will be a full Anime program running all 3 days of the convention
    arranged by the Melbourne Anime Society - 9 hours a day.
    ?Friday night is a meet and greet night. Convention attendees can mingle in
    the bar area and talk to each other (a novel concept I must say). There will
    be nibbles supplied and drinks will be at bar prices. For those not
    interested in talking, the video programs will be operating as well. And of
    course, should you wish to help (yes please), we can always do with a hand
    stuffing con bags and setting up tables etc.
    ?Saturday sees a full stream of costuming talks and a costume display as
    well as art talks and an art display. If you wish to put something in the
    art display, please bring it with you but we must have it by 10:00am Sat.
    ?Saturday night is a banquet with the theme of Raiders of The Lost Ark 20th
    anniversary. This is your chance to have a good meal and spend the night
    celebrating this first in a great series of films. Come in costume and
    prepare to have a good night. All guests will be there. NOTE: this is the
    only activity you need to book in advance for. please see web page.
    ?Saturday night will also have a special presentation in the theatrette of
    all 3 of the Mad Max films introduced by Virginia Hey who will give a talk
    to those present about mad Max and her time on the second film.
    ?Saturday night will also see a full vampire video stream running all night.
    ?Sunday sees a stream of fan films and talks on making fan films. everything
    for the really old to the really new and the talk will be from people who
    have made these films.
    ?Sunday night will be the Pizza Banquet / Trivia Night - the latest in a
    series of trivia nights from multiverse events. This one will be great,
    especially following the eating of pizza!
    ?Monday sees something new for Multiverse - a full writers stream with
    panels and discussions with a number of Melbourne based authors. There will
    be a literary luncheon with authors on each table and at the end of the day
    a meet and greet period. Literary guests for the day include out headline
    author Jack Dann as well as Sue Bursztynski, Kerry Greenwood, George
    Ivanoff, Kate Jacoby, Sean McMullen, Mark Shirrefs, Lucy Sussex, Janeen Webb
    and Carole Wilkinson. There will be a book launch during the day and your
    chance to talk to the authors and get an autograph on one or more of their
    books.
    ?Over the course of the weekend there will be a CCG tournament held with
    prizes such as sealed decks and gift vouchers to win with the assistance of
    Decipher, the makers of the CCG games.
    ?John Cook will be previewing his Sev Trek cartoon episode and taking us
    behind the scenes into the making of the episode as well as running a
    cartooning workshop and running an instant create a new cartoon panel
    ?Each of the days will also have numerous panel discussions for
  2. mutley Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Nov 13, 1998
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    If only someone could pay for airfare, accomodation etc I'd be there :(
    However all the best hope it's a great convention. :) :)
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