Saturday 2018 Tentative Schedule

Tentative 2018 ***SATURDAY ONLY***Dragon Con BritTrack Schedule

Note: Tentative means that this schedule is subject to change. This is not a final schedule. The final schedule will be in the Dragon Con APP once the schedule is released. Questions about the schedule can be sent to britishmedia@dragoncon.org.

Saturday Morning Cartoons! Audience: General

From Cosgrove Hall and Wallace & Gromit, UK cartoons have become an institution. This early-morning viewing party will start off your Saturday with a laugh.

Presenters: Volunteer: Angela Hartley

Sat 07:00 am;  Galleria 5; 2.5 Hour(s);   Review

50 Years of The Beatles: The White Album & Yellow Submarine Audience: General

50 years ago, the most influential album & film in the history of the world was released by the iconic Beatles. This panel discusses the legacy of the beloved band & the influence of The White Album & the film Yellow Submarine.

Presenters: R Alan Siler, Panelist: JM Tuffley, Volunteer: Angela Hartley

 

Sat 10:00 am;  Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);   Review

Crossing the Pond: Traveling to the UK Audience: General

We discuss the tips & tricks of crossing the pond & traveling to the UK!

Presenters: Panelist: Andrew Hartley, Panelist: Gareth Morley, Panelist: Mark Heffernan, Panelist: Heather Mbaye, Panelist: Monica Madon

 

Sat 11:30 am;  « Galleria 5;   1 Hour(s); Review

Catherine Tate: I’m Not Bovvered Audience: General

Comedian, actress, writer, director. There’s nothing Catherine Tate cannot do when she sets her mind to it. Now she’s here to talk about her amazing career and answer your questions.

Presenters: R Alan Siler(M), Catherine Tate

 

Sat 11:30 am;  « Grand Salon;   1 Hour(s); Review

Red Dwarf: 30 Years of Smeg Audience: General

Some 30 years ago, a man went into stasis to protect his pet cat, & the rest is history! The crew of the Jupiter mining ship Red Dwarf have caused more chaos in the universe than a gaggle of John Wayne-obsessed Scutters. We’ll look back on their wacky adventures. Fun fun fun!

Presenters: Mike Faber, Panelist: Rob Ray, Panelist: Gareth Morley, Volunteer: Caro McCully

 

Sat 01:00 pm;  « Galleria 5;   1 Hour(s); Review

Doctor Who Team Trivia Audience: Kid Friendly

Family-friendly team trivia that will test your knowledge of the BBC show Doctor Who. Aimed at kids with families, but all are welcome. Cross-track panel with Kaleidoscope Track.

Presenters: Volunteer: Meghann Humphreys, Volunteer: Laura Walker

Sat 01:00 pm;  « Roswell;   1 Hour(s); Review

Doctor Who: An Hour with the 12th Doctor & Companion Audience: Kid Friendly

Q&A session with Doctor Who’s 12th Doctor Peter Capaldi & his companion Pearl Mackie (Bill Potts) in which they discuss their time working on all things timey-wimey.

Presenters: Tony Gowell(M), Pearl Mackie, Peter Capaldi

 

Sat 02:30 pm;  « Atrium Ballroom;   1 Hour(s); Review

The Ministry of Silly Walks’ Obligatory Silly Walk Competition [REDACTED] Audience: General

Official MOSW Guidelines state that any competition of Silly Walks must be overseen by qualified Ministry personnel. Contestants will be judged on difficulty, originality, & silliness. All must sign the Official Silliness Act of 1927 [REDACTED].

Presenters: Leighann Lord, Sue Kisenwether(J), Courtland D Lewis, Panelist: Rob Ray, Panelist: Robert Lloyd, Panelist:Andrew Hartley

 

Sat 02:30 pm;  « Galleria 5;   1 Hour(s); Review

The Pageant of Rassilon! Audience: General

BritTrack’s Costume Contest! Details on british.dragoncon.org. Signup all day Friday between panels & Saturday morning 7am-10am in the Hilton, Galleria 5. Winners announced during the Sunday night Doctor Who Ball.

Presenters: Robert Allsopp(J), R Alan Siler(J), Panelist: Christina O Brien, Panelist: Meg Wages, Volunteer: Angela Hartley

 

Sat 04:00 pm;  Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);   Review

Dirk Gently, Series 2 Audience: General

The adventures of Dirk Gently is back for another season! This oddball adventure & journey into the nature of reality through the eyes of a holistic detective has warmed hearts & confused minds. Trivia & discussions into all things Dirk Gently found here.

Presenters: Panelist: Caro McCully, Panelist: Mark Heffernan

Sat 05:30 pm;  « Galleria 5;   1 Hour(s); Review

Humans: The Revolution Is Amongst Us Audience: General

Synths & humans struggle to work out some sort of detente, but it may be doomed when difficulties rise within their own circles. A look back over Season 3 of this intriguing series.

Presenters: Panelist: Zan Bowden, Panelist: Ryan Carey, Panelist: Mark Heffernan

Sat 05:30 pm;  « M301-M303;   1 Hour(s); Review

Felt Nerdy Presents: Fairy God-Doctor – Puppet Show Audience: General

When Doctor Who becomes Disney’s latest acquisition, the Doctor is forced to take on his most annoying companion–a Disney princess. An all-ages puppet show presented by Atlanta-based puppeteers, Felt Nerdy! www.feltnerdy.com

Presenters: Veronica Dashell, Charles Kelso, Volunteer: Angela Hartley

Sat 07:00 pm;  «» Galleria 5;   1 Hour(s); Review

What’s up with the Royals? The Shared Saga of Victoria and The Crown Audience: General

The British royal family has been the subject of countless fictionalizations, but Netflix’s The Crown and PBS’s Victoria elevate their story to award-winning new levels. Fans discuss just what makes this one family’s history such rich fodder for great television. (See Alt History for presenters’ list.) [[-19]]

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Sat 08:30 pm;  «» Athens;   1 Hour(s);  Review

2nd Annual Vogon Poetry Slam! Audience: General

A Poetry Slam! Yes, a poetry slam in true Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy form: Vogon style! A coming together of reading, writing, reciting, & creating some of the worst poetry in the universe, along with some chatting about HHGTTG. All for less than 30 Altairian dollars a day!

Presenters: Panelist: Ryan Carey, Volunteer: Rob Bowen , Volunteer: Caro Mccully, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley

Sat 08:30 pm;  « Galleria 5;   1 Hour(s); Review

Thumper & the Bond Girls Audience: General

Trina Parks (Thumper in Diamonds Are Forever) & a few mere mortals will look at what being a Bond Girl means, what it was like being in Diamonds Are Forever, her career, & anything else Bond. Cross-track panel with Film Track. (See Film Track for presenters list)

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Sat 08:30 pm;  «» The Learning Center;   1 Hour(s); Review

BritTrack After Dark – Love Island Speed Dating Audience: Mature Audience

Anglophile? Looking for your companion? Meet singles & play games as you couple up on BritTrack’s Love Island to find your potential match!

Presenters: Volunteer: Caro McCully, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley

Sat 10:00 pm;  Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);   Review

BritTrack After Dark – Shakin’ Your Speare! (Adult Shakespeare) Audience: Mature Audience

Shakespeare is a cheeky one, & we are here to have some fun with him. A game show of odd naughty games centered around insults & innuendos with a focus on all things William Shakespeare. Time…to…play.

Presenters: Panelist: Robert Lloyd, Panelist: Stephanie Post, Volunteer: Caro McCully, Volunteer: Rob Bowen, Volunteer: Andrew Hartley

Sat 11:30 pm;  Galleria 5; 1 Hour(s);   Review

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