Saturday’s Tentative Schedule BritTrack 2016
Please note that the below schedule is subject to change, hence it is tentative. GUEST PANELS ARE ALSO TENTATIVE, please be mindful of this when making your schedule. For more information or inquires please contact the BritTrack at email@example.com.
Link to Full Tentative Schedule: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gs2pPy-LhyueVr0mhSHEZtioUm7e8yGWWIwaBOkBNoo/edit?usp=sharing
|What Would Time Lords call Anthropology?||The Doctor might be a Time Lord, but what can he teach us about being human? Come join us for a round table discussion with experts in cultural anthropology to talk about everything from cosmic colonialism to why an alien keeps protecting humans against other aliens.
Notes: Room Help: Shannon, Jason
Presenters: Panelist: Robert Lloyd, Panelist: Aditya Sachdev, Volunteer: Rob Bowen, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley
Sat 10:00 am; Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Alan Rickman: In Memoriam||A great actor passed this year. Join us as we celebrate Alan Rickman, the characters he portrayed, and the legacy he left behind.
Notes: Room Help: Angela, Brian
Presenters: Panelist: Allison Lane, Panelist: Valerie Hampton, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley, Volunteer: Gareth Morley, Volunteer:Brian Doob
Sat 11:30 am; « Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Doctor Who for Kids||Young Whovians unite! This is your chance to discuss all things Dr. Who. We will discuss our favorite doctors, companians, villians/monsters, and more.
Notes: Room Help: Brian, Jason
Presenters: Davey Beauchamp, Volunteer: Michael Carney
Sat 11:30 am; «» M106-M107; 1 Hour(s);
|British Telly You Should be Watching!||WARNING!!! Some people have been overwhelmed by the veritable torrent of good shows that come out of this panel. NEVER FEAR! There are some excellent pens on the market to write them all down! Get one and listen as we fulfill all your Brit telly needs!
Notes: Room Help: Shannon, Angela
Presenters: Panelist: Rob Bowen, Panelist: Philippa Chapman, Volunteer: Abeeda Mahboob, Volunteer: Caro McCully, Volunteer:Gareth Morley
Sat 01:00 pm; « Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Sherlock||The new episode, “The Abominable Bride” knocked our socks off with its usual brilliance, and its mind-bending explanation of how a Victorian adventure fits into modern cannon. We’ll dissect this episode, and discuss all the latest filming rumors for Series 4.
Notes: Room Help: Brian, Abeeda
Presenters: Kim F Holec, Panelist: Allison Lane, Panelist: Taylor Blumenberg, Panelist: Jason Hodnett, Volunteer: Shannon Burgess,Volunteer: Rob Bowen
Sat 01:00 pm; « Crystal Ballroom; 1 Hour(s);
|The Art and Artistry of Robert Allsopp||Master Costumer and Prop-maker Robert Allsopp makes a return appearance to share with us his memories and examples from his professional career, which includes The Mighty Boosh, The League of Gentlemen, Classic and New Series Doctor Who, Dredd, and SPECTRE, the latest James Bond Movie.
Notes: Room Help: Jason, Caro
Presenters: Robert Allsopp, Panelist: Robert L Lloyd
Sat 02:30 pm; « Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Taking the Long Way Around: Doctor Who Series 9||The Hybrid was revealed, Clara said goodbye, and the Doctor played an awesome axe. Put on your Sonics and prepare for our of Series 9.
Notes: Room Help: Brian, Shannon
Presenters: Kim F Holec, Robert Levy, R Alan Siler, Panelist: Anthony Williams, Panelist: Philippa Chapman, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley
Sat 02:30 pm; « Crystal Ballroom; 1 Hour(s);
|Call the Midwife and other British Period Dramas||Period dramas are all the rage recently. With the completion of Downton Abbey, everyone is looking for its spiritual successor. There are a lot of candidates, from ITV’s Victoria and Channel 4’s Indian Summer, to the BBC’s own Call The Midwife; we’ll discuss them all!
Notes: Room Helper: Gareth, Jason
Presenters: Volunteer: Andrew Hartley, Volunteer: Angela Hartley, Volunteer: Caro McCully, Panelist: Heather A.D. Mbaye, Panelist: Mindy Kidd
Sat 04:00 pm; « Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Inside the Actor’s Gaffe: Torchwood||The Actor’s Gaffe is full this year, as Eve, Gareth, Burn, and Naoko take their place on stage for an hour of fascinating interviews, and of course, answering your burning questions.
Notes: Room Help: Shannon, Abeeda
Presenters: Gareth David Lloyd, Eve Myles, Burn Gorman, Robert Levy, Naoko Mori
Sat 04:00 pm; « Grand Ballroom A-F; 1 Hour(s);
|A Guide to All Things British: Travel, Culture, and Politics||Brits answer your burning questions about travel, culture, and politics of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Questions such as: Why does Brexit matter? Is it always raining [mostly]? Is there more to Britain than London?
Notes: Room Help: Shannon, Jason
Presenters: Panelist: Anthony Williams, Volunteer: Gareth Morley, Volunteer: Brian Lee
Sat 05:30 pm; Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Big Finish Audio||Big Finish has become a powerhouse in storytelling and in bringing back classic series for new audiences. We have new Prisoner, Steed and Ms. Peel, and of course the huge Doctor Who range, now expanded to include New Series Doctors and characters! We’ll talk about the latest.
Notes: Room Help: Shannon, Abeeda
Presenters: R Alan Siler, Panelist: Brian Doob, Panelist: Anthony Williams, Panelist: Robert L Lloyd Jr, Panelist: Scott C
Sat 07:00 pm; « Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Timey Wimey Puppet Show||The puppet Doctors deck the halls of the TARDIS in the Timey Wimey Puppet Show Christmas Special! River Song and Davros join the festivities…just watch out for Hand Mines! Puppeteer Mike Horner travels thru time and space to present the newest version of his Doctor Who-themed puppet parody.
Notes: Room Help: Andrew, Angela, Jason
Presenters: Panelist: Mike Homer
Sat 07:00 pm; «» Imperial Ballroom; 1 Hour(s);
|AHTV: Man in the High Castle, Houdini & Doyle, and 11.22.63||It has been an amazing year for Alternate History on Television. This fan discussion panel will talk about the web series Man in the High Castle (based on the Philip K Dick novel), as well as the debut of 11.22.63 (based on the Stephen King story), as well as Houdini & Doyle.
Notes: Room Help: Jason
Presenters: Volunteer: Carolyn McCully, Volunteer: Angela Hartley
Sat 08:30 pm; «» 204 I; 1 Hour(s);
|Doctor Who Spinoffs||A brand new spin off, “Class,” is coming later this year, and we cannot wait! Plus, Torchwood returned in audio format this year, and did someone mention a “K9” MOVIE??? Yes. Yes, they did.
Notes: Room Help: Shannon, RITH
Presenters: Kelly Yates, R Alan Siler(M), Panelist: Brian Doob, Panelist: Robert L Lloyd Jr, Panelist: Anthony Williams
Sat 08:30 pm; « Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|Brittrack After Dark: Gay Themes in Doctor Who||Russell T Davies and Steven Moffat differ in their approach to LGBT lifestyles. Here we discuss the infusion of LGBT themes into Doctor Who.
Notes: Room Help: Abeeda, Brian
Presenters: Panelist: Robert L Lloyd, Panelist: Scott C, Panelist: Sue Kisenwether, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley, Panelist: Anthony Williams
Sat 10:00 pm; « Athens; 1 Hour(s);
|The Heroes and Villains Ball||The single biggest party at Dragon Con for the… aw heck, we lose count, year running. Now with more room, more swag, and more cool stuff from The Video Gaming and Brit Tracks. Monocles and cheesy mustaches for Villains are completely optional.
Sat 10:00 pm; «» Peachtree Ballroom; 4 Hour(s);
|BritTrack After Dark: British Fanfic/Slashfic||Fanfic and slashfic are mainstays in fandom these days. Even major publishers are getting in on the act. None of them will be here, of course, but we still want you to come out and share your opinions and stories!
Notes: Room Helper: Shannon, Jason
Presenters: Panelist: Taylor Blumenberg, Panelist: Wendy Qualls, Panelist: Mary Ogle, Panelist: Allison Lane,
Sat 11:30 pm; Athens; 1 Hour(s);