Top Saturday Events

10:30am to 11:30am: COSPLAY MAKEUP FOR THOSE THAT DON’T MAKEUP: Makeup is a great way to take your cosplay to the next level. Adachi and the Fandames Initiative explore how to makeup if it’s not usually your thing and the ways that makeup can benefit your cosplay! ROOM 201

10:45am to 11:35am: ANIME: MAILE FLANAGAN Q&A: Hold your arms behind you and quickly make your way to this panel as Naruto voice-actor Maile Flanagan entertains you with insight into the series as well as her take on the title character himself. ROOM 306A-C

10:45am to 11:45am: COMEDY: PSL SPOILS SATURDAY MORNING: The folks at Pineapple-Shaped Lamps have handpicked some of their favorite ‘90s television shows, and they’re ready to make fun of them! ROOM 402

10:45am to 11:45am: COMICS: JIM STARLIN Q&A: The creator of Thanos, Drax, and the writer of the Infinity Gauntlet Trilogy is here to take your questions about his impact in both Marvel and DC comics… and we’re thinking he might have one or two opinions on the Infinity War movie. ROOM 305A

10:45am to 11:35am: AMY JO JOHNSON SPOTLIGHT Q&A: Enjoy an in-depth conversation with Amy Jo Johnson as she talks about not only her role as the seminal Power Ranger Kimberly Hart, but the leap from teen sensation star to more dramatic roles such as Julie Emrick in Felicity and Hayley Price in Covert Affairs. BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

11:00am to 12:00pm: DISNEY PARKS ON FILM: Guy Hutchinson gives you a video history of the Disney parks on the big screen! They’ll share clips of the notable films that have managed to capture Disney theme parks as part of their stories. ROOM 305B

11:45am to 12:35pm: JOEY FATONE Q&A: From *NSYNC superstar, Dancing with the Stars competitor, being in a comic book, starring in My Big Fat Greek Wedding 1&2, Joey is a natural performer and this Q&A is one you won’t want to miss! ROOM 306A-C

11:45am to 12:35pm: HENRY WINKLER Q&A: Join Henry Winkler, “Arthur “Fonzie” Fonzarell” from 1970’s sitcom Happy Days as he takes the stage in this Q&A! BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

12:00pm to 1:00pm: WRESTLING: THE FSCW Q&A: Join some of the stars of FSCW, Aerial Monroe (Storm), Dynamite DiDi (Jessie), Julian Kelevra (James), and Caleb Konley (Star-Lord), as they talk about their experiences in wrestling, stories on the road, and life as an FSCW performer. BALLROOM C – FSCW ARENA

12:00pm to 1:00pm: STARTING A YOUTUBE CHANNEL PANEL: Have you ever wanted to start your own youtube channel? Don’t know where to start? Well join beauty influencer Porcelain as she goes over the in’s & out’s of Youtube! ROOM 303 – VIDEO GAME STAGE

12:15pm to 1:15pm: JAMES MATHIS III Q&A: Join one of the longest reigning Kings of Wakanda with James Mathis III. The voice of Black Panther for Marvel animation since 2010, James Mathis is here to take your questions and talk about Marvel animation, the various interpretations on Black Panther, as well as his insights and advice on voice and TV acting. ROOM 305B

12:45pm to 1:45pm: SAM JONES SPOTLIGHT Q&A: GORDON’S ALIVE!!! Engage in a thrilling panel with Flash (Ahh-ah!) Gordon himself, Sam Jones. From Flash Gordon to the Highwayman to Ted, find out why Sam Jones truly is…KING OF THE IMPOSSIBLE! BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

12:45pm to 1:35pm: SAM WITWER SPOTLIGHT Q&A: Join in on a great showcase panel with a guest that is a staple to Sci-Fi entertainment, and a true fan of the genres he acts in. ROOM 306A-C

1:15pm to 2:15pm: SOCIAL: SPEED FRIENDING: Let’s get to know one another a few questions at a time in a setup we call SPEED FRIENDING! ROOM 305A

1:15pm to 2:15pm: COMEDY: OLD HOBBITS DIE HARD: PINEAPPLE SHAPED LAMPS COMEDY SHOW: “Lovingly” ripping into the tales and worlds developed by the likes of George R.R. Martin and J.R.R. Tolkien, Pineapple-Shaped Lamps takes your favorite fantasy properties and gives them what’s coming to ’em in this brand-new sketch comedy show! ROOM 402

1:15pm to 2:15pm: THE COMIC BOOK & WRESTLING CONNECTION: We got some comic book creators and wrestlers… and even one comic book creator who is a wrestler, to talk about the Wrestling and Comic Book Connection! Panelists include: Jerry “The King” Lawler, Michael Kingston, Alex Chamberlain, Tini Howard, and Andy Smith BALLROOM C – FSCW ARENA

1:45pm to 2:35pm: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY SPOTLIGHT Q&A: Join Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Super Stars: Dave Bautista (Drax), Pom Klementieff (Mantis), Sean Gunn (Kraglin), and Terry Notary (Teenage Groot) as they grace the Supercon Stage hot off the set of Avengers! BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

1:45pm to 2:45pm: ANIME: VOICE OVER 102 w/ KARA EBERLE, CAITLIN GLASS, LINDSAY JONES, JOSH KEATON, & ERICA LINDBECK: Professional voice actors share their experiences of what happened next AFTER they booked their first gig and the importance of learning the do’s & don’ts once you get into the biz! ROOM 306A-C

2:00pm to 3:00pm: GAME DESIGN TOOLBOX: Learn tips and tricks on game design from Justin Achilli about how to make a game, high-level design philosophies such as motivational psychology, reward structures, and community-facing features, and more! ROOM 303 – VIDEO GAME STAGE

2:15pm to 3:15pm: NERD PARENTING: Join second generation Nerdy Mama, Charlie Rocket, as we go over what it takes to raise a 7 year old with the discipline of Samurai Jack and the curiosity of Peter Parker. ROOM 201

2:30pm to 3:20pm: DIAMOND DALLAS PAGE Q&A: The original People’s Champ, “Diamond” Dallas Page is ready to take your questions about one of the most inspiring zero to hero stories in professional wrestling. BALLROOM C – FSCW ARENA

2:30pm to 3:30pm: COMICS: MARVEL COMICS PANEL: Spend time talking to this kooky quartet with prolific writer Peter David (Hulk, X-Factor, Scarlet Spider) and renowned artists Jeff Dekal, Aaron Kuder, and Robbi Rodriguez as they discuss their current and favorite projects at the company. ROOM 402

2:45pm to 3:35pm: TOM KENNY Q&A: Tom Kenny, who brought you the infectious laughter of SpongeBob Squarepants sits with audience members for a Q&A that explores a vast trove of voice acting excellence. Learn about his career from the man himself as he discusses his early work on Rocko’s Modern Life, to the flagship SpongeBob show, to some of his more modern work like Rick and Morty. ROOM 306A-C

2:45pm to 3:35pm: WILLIAM SHATNER: SPOTLIGHT Q&A: This is your chance to find out more about the legend, the one, the only, William Shatner! Be sure to join us Saturday, on the Supercon Main Stage, for this spotlight Q&A. BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

3:30pm to 4:20pm: WRESTLING: MICK FOLEY Q&A: Join this WWE Hall of Famer turned touring stand-up comedian and best-selling author as he paints a surrealist picture of his life in wrestling and the influence and influences that make-up the memorable figure that is Mick Foley. BALLROOM C – FSCW ARENA

3:45pm to 4:35pm: ALAN OPPENHEIMER Q&A: The man behind the most evil voice of the 80’s is here! Join Alan Oppenheimer (the voice of Skeletor) as he regales the audience with stories from a being in some of the biggest sensations in entertainment over the decades. ROOM 306A-C

3:45pm to 4:45pm: JOHN BARROWMAN: SPOTLIGHT Q&A: You and your friends can participate in a live Q&A with actor John Barrowman on our Supercon Main Event Stage.
John Barrowman is best known for his roles as Malcolm Merlyn “The Dark Archer” on Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow and The Flash, and as Captain Jack Harkness on Doctor Who and Torchwood. BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

4:45pm to 5:45pm: ANIME: MONICA RIAL Q&A: The popular voice actress Monica Rial will absolutely dazzle you with a highly entertaining Q&A panel about the life she brings to many anime characters. ROOM 306A-C

4:45pm to 5:45pm: SKETCH DUEL: CHRIS BACHALO VS. BUZZ: Enjoy putting these amazing artists to the test as you influence what they are going to draw during this interactive Q&A. It’s a three-way dance with some of the most distinct styles in comic books! Audience members even have the chance to win the art made during the panel! ROOM 305A

5:00pm to 5:45pm: MARGARET KERRY Q&A: Find out what it was like when miming models were used for animated characters and what Margret Kerry’s thoughts were on the Disney studios when she provided the model for Tinkerbell in Peter Pan. Meet with a pioneer during the early years of TV animation. ROOM 305B

5:00pm to 5:50pm: THE KARATE KID / COBRA KAI Q&A w/ RALPH MACCHIO, WILLIAM ZABKA, & MARTIN KOVE: The legend of the Karate Kid lives on! Join past and present cast members of this 80’s classic for a Q&A you won’t want to miss! Sweep the leg! Join Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, and Martin Kove as the stars of the timeless classic, The Karate Kid and now the highly successful Cobra Kai series on YouTube take on your questions about the evolution and impact of this influential franchise. BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

6:00pm to 8:00pm: FSCW: FANTASY SUPER COSPLAY WRESTLING: Be amazed by titanic clashes as heroes and villains from Comic Books, Anime, Video Games, and TV vie to become the ultimate champion of Supercon! BALLROOM C – FSCW ARENA

6:00pm to 7:00pm: LARRY HAMA Q&A: Yo, JOE! The man behind your favorite GI personalities sits down to hear you Cobra-la-la-lob some questions his way about his inspirations and ideas when creating a cast of characters still cherish across generations. ROOM 305A

6:00pm to 6:50pm: KEVIN CONROY SPOTLIGHT Q&A: Come join Kevin Conroy, an Actor and Voice Actor best known for playing Batman/Bruce Wayne for over 25 years, for an insightful Q&A! BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

6:00pm to 7:00pm: DRUNK ON DISNEY PRESENTS: STAR WARS, STAR TREK AND BTTF: Join Dana Snyder & Guy Hutchinson as they talk about the history of space-themed and fantasy attractions at theme parks around the world. ROOM 305B

6:15pm to 7:15pm: RANDY HAVENS Q&A: Class is in session as everyone’s favorite teacher from Stranger Things meets with audiences for a panel destined to turn the room upside down. ROOM 402

7:15pm to 8:00pm: BOB MORLEY: SPOTLIGHT Q&A: Enjoy some quality time with this amazing actor and philanthropic humanitarian as he discuss some of the highlights of his career from being a heartthrob in Home and Away in Australia, to his experiences filming Blinder, to his many interactions on the set of The 100. ROOM 306A-C

7:15pm to 8:15pm: STEAL THAT VOICE : The Supercon game show where your favorite Voice Actors read famous (and not so famous) scenes from movies, TV, cartoons, commercials in their craziest character voices! Hosted by Patty Hawkins and featuring Barbara Dunkelman, J Michael Tatum, Monica Rial, Jonny Cruz, Kimberly Brooks, and Dana Snyder. BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

7:15pm to 8:15pm: SKETCH DUEL: MIRKA ANDOLFO VS. JOSIE DEVORA VS. MERVYN MCKOY: Enjoy putting these amazing artists to the test as you influence what they are going to draw during this interactive Q&A. It’s a three-way dance with some of the most distinct styles in comic books! Audience members even have the chance to win the art made during the panel! ROOM 305A

7:30pm to 8:30pm: COMEDY: PINEAPPLE SHAPED LAMPS: IMPROV COMEDY SHOW: Pineapple-Shaped Lamps brings you their always original, spontaneous improv show, featuring classic improv games and long-form improv, there will be plenty of audience participation! ROOM 402


8:15pm to 9:15pm: START YOUR OWN DAMN PODCAST!: Join veteran podcaster Ken Plume (and possibly some friends) to discuss what it takes to start your own podcast and how to be successful doing it! ROOM 306A-C

8:15pm to 9:45pm: COSPLAY: RALEIGH SUPERCON COSTUME COMPETITION: The most competitive costuming event in North Carolina returns! Over $2,500 in CASH & PRIZES will be awarded at the show! Watch the most talented cosplayers and costumers in North Carolina and beyond as they show off their amazing costumes, or strut your stuff to compete for thousands to oooh and ahhh! BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

8:30pm to 9:30pm: FINDING GOD IN GEEK CULTURE: Join author Hector Miray as he soars through your favorite fandoms to discuss the elements of spiritualism in character and story development. ROOM 305B

8:30pm to 10:00pm: COMEDY: LISA CORRAO SPACE FORCE COMEDY SHOW: It’s to infinity and beyond anyone’s control as comedian Lisa Corrao captains a motley crew of humorous space cases from around the comedy universe. You’ll laugh your astronauts off as this basket of deplorable comedians set forth to conquer the galaxy with wit and quips. ROOM 402

9:30pm to 10:30pm: J. MICHAEL TATUM: WTF 101 (18+ ONLY): Got a question for Tatum that’s not safe for a family-friendly panel? Join the uproariously opinionated voice actor as he holds forth on any number of off-color topics. But be warned: The tables are liable to turn! 18+ only. Absolutely no recording of any kind. ROOM 306A-C

9:30pm to 11:30pm: QUEENS OF COMBAT WRESTLING: Queens of Combat is the most hard-hitting, action-packed women’s wrestling company today. See some of today’s hottest independent wrestlers for some late-night extreme action as these female furies make an unforgettable night of mayhem. For mature audiences only. BALLROOM C – FSCW ARENA

10:00pm to 12:00am: THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW “SHADOWCAST” W/ PINEAPPLE SHAPED LAMPS & HOSTED BY BARRY BOSTWICK “BRAD” & PATRICIA QUINN “MAGENTA”: Get ready for an inter-galactic trip to sweet Transylvania as the whimsical minds of Pineapple Shaped Lamps meet with Barry Bostwick and Patricia Quinn, veterans of the original Rocky Horror Picture Show, for a shadow-cast that is just what the doctor ordered.

10:45pm to 12:15am: DISNEY IMAGILAND: Join Ken and Sarah as they have a frank talk about Disney films and then attempt to design the ultimate Disney theme park attractions based on your suggestions. No idea is too fantastic or unworkable! NSFW ROOM 306A-C


11:00pm to 12:00am: DRINKING GEEKS GAMESHOW (21+ ONLY): 21+ In Orange Anime’s adaptation of the bar trivia gameshow, ‘Geeks Who Drink’, teams face off answering questions about geek bar trivia. ROOM 305B
11:45pm to 12:45am: LET’S GET SPOOKY!: Join Jenna Say What?!?, Don’t Touch My Milk, Goth Mama, Haute Glue, and award winning filmmaker Christopher Moore talk about all the spookiest of fandoms. We will discuss video games, movies, podcasts, and more!! ROOM 305A

12:15am to 2:00am: MY GEEK GODDESS NERD BURLESQUE SHOW: Welcome to the big top as we light up Saturday Night at Raleigh Supercon with our Best of the Best Nerdlesque Free for All. This show has no limits on characters and you’ll find something for everyone gracing the stage. Our performers will seduce and amaze you all the while enticing you to hoot, hollar and make some noise to see those stunning costumes find their way to the stage floor. BALLROOMS A/B MAIN STAGE EVENTS

1:00am to 2:00am: DISNEY’S GRIMM BEGINNINGS: Most Disney stories are based on darker tales. Come learn about the Grimm fairy tales and talk with the Fandames Initiative about the changes made from death and dismemberment to happily ever after! ROOM 305A