Grab your badges, put on your best cosplay and come out to the best conventions in Nashville this weekend!
We are back at GMX for our third straight year with THREE TIMES THE CONTENT.
But before we talk about our schedule lets talk about some of the other cool folks attending.
First off PIRATES ARE INVADING. Pirates of the Caribbean stars Kevin McNally, Lee Arenberg and Martin Klebba are here.
Stunning actress known for Farscape playing Chiana and the amazing host of Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge, Gigi Edgle
Improviser and star of My Gimpy Life Teal Sherer
Creepy and inspiring webvideo gurus the Marble Hornets
Greg Grunberg has been in all the good stuff, Heroes, Lost“Alias and Felicity
The guy who has made every video game you've ever loved, especially SPACE QUEST, Scott Murphy
And the voice of Brock and James from Pokemon, plus Yu-Gi-Oh! himself, performing live with his band its Eric Stuart!
You can see the full list here.
Whew (picking up all the names we've dropped here) here is our schedule for the weekend:
Celebrity Power Hour Fundraiser 8pm - 10pm
A power-hour so powerful it lasts 2 hours! Help us raise money for Nashville Cares, play celebrity flip cup with all the 'real' famous people while we entertain you.
Curiously Confounded The British Panel Show 10pm-Midnight
We take all your favorite panel games from @midnight: Would I Lie To You, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, and NPR’s Ask Me Another and thrown them into a fun competitive event!
Improv For Cosplayers 11am-Noon
Is your Twilight Sparkle just not sparkly enough? Let the cast of the Nashville Improv Company teach you how to be more confident, powerful, and sell your character’s walk, talk, and attitude!
Stump The Geeks 3: 1-3pm
Come out and test your knowledge, spelling, acting, and persuasion skills in categories of everything geeky. We’ll be giving out tons of weird prizes, but we’re only crowning ONE King/Queen of the Geeks.
Comedy Carnival 4-5pm
For a short time only, come visit the geekiest carnival ever to visit the south.
Nashville Improv: Live! 8-10pm
We are putting on a ridiculous LIVE comedy show full of puns, physical feats, and sweet, sweet nerd references.
Geek Slam! 11-Midnight
Here, contestants take on the roles of their favorite characters in an attempt to “slam” other characters in this tournament.
Think Empire Strikes Back is the best Sci-Fi movie? Believe that Iron Man’s the best Superhero? Prove it. Defend your choices against your fellow nerds, and then the audience and our panel of experts choose the winners.
You become part of two teams of awesome artists and guessers to draw and identify titles and names in the various categories of Geekdom
You can purchase your badges on site, all info at http://geekmediaexpo.com/
This Friday-Sunday it's going to be geektastic!
Nashville Improv has been entertaining audiences with their unique brand of high energy improvised comedy nationwide. They're bringing the best of improv & theater into the 21st century, recently being featured on Hidden America with Jonah Ray, and past performances with Laura Hall from Whose Line is it Anyway, Kevin McDonald from Kids in the Hall, Dave Razowski, booked by Comedy Centrals Drunk History, the Chicago Improv Festival, Geek Media Expo, and selling out shows consistently
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