Director: Kim Holec
Co-Directors: Hannah Marney, Jen Wood
Calling all Cosplayers! Come meet other costumers and get great tips on new techniques, new angles, and learn more about prop-making, costume design, construction, etc. And enter our Masquerade to show off your hard work!
7:00 p.m. – New Who Cosplay: The Doctors
Is there anything more iconic than a bow tie? How about a long brown coat? Yellow braces? Come celebrate the uniqueness of each of the New Who Doctors.
8:00 p.m. – Cosplay Is Not Consent
Louder for everyone in the back. Cosplay is not consent! Parental guidance and trigger warning for this panel with possible discussion of sexual assault and like topics.
9:00 p.m. – Classic Who Costuming: The Companions
From Susan to Ace, the costumes of Classic Who companions were on trend at the time and remain classics, from historical to SF and fantasy.
10:00 p.m. – Share Your Fannish Knitting and Crafts
Do you express your love of Doctor Who in crafts? Come show off your creations and meet fellow crafters.
10:00 a.m. – Cosplaying As A Person of Color
Our panelists speak to the situations surrounding cosplaying as a person of color.
11:00 a.m. – Classic Doctor Costuming: The Doctors
From velvet smoking jackets to vests galore, from scarfs to Panama hats, join with us as we celebrate the era of the Classic Doctors.
12:00 p.m. – Props and More
What is the Doctor without a sonic? We’ll talk about all the quintessential props in Doctor Who and how to make some of them
1:00 p.m. – Wigs 101
Join us for a discussion on where to get started with wigs for your cosplay including purchasing, styling, and care.
2:00 p.m. – Comfort and Cosplay/Costuming
Conventions are a marathon, not a sprint. Our panelists are going to give the best tips for dressing the part but with comfort in all aspects.
3:00 p.m. – Show ‘n’ Tell
Audience participation encouraged! This is the time to come share your costumes/cosplay. 3-4 minute presentations only.
4:00 p.m. – New Who Cosplay: The Guest Stars
Doctor Who offers amazing guests every week as they explore time and space. For this panel we’ll look at some of their amazing costumes in the New Who era.
9:00 p.m. – Professor Satyre’s Sci-Fried Sideshow
Prof. Satyre and his friends entertain with sf/fantasy/horror humor, all very whimsical!
10:00 a.m. – An Hour With Robert Allsopp
11:00 a.m. – New Who Cosplay: The Companions
Who is the Doctor without their companions? Come celebrate all the fashions of the traveling friends of the Doctor in the New Who era.
12:00 p.m. – Cosplay Is For Everyone
You can cosplay. Anyone can, there is no gate here. We’ll discuss myths and provide advice to help anyone who is looking to start this fun journey.
1:00 p.m. – Cosplay Social Hour with Missy
What it says on the tin. Enjoy hanging out with other costumers in a relaxed environment.
2:00 p.m. – Classic Who Costuming: The Guest Stars
Doctor Who offered wonderful guests every week as they explore time and space. On this panel we’ll look at some of their interesting costumes in the Classic Who era.
3:00 p.m. – We Raid the Wardrobe One Last Time
Everyone in the room is welcome to help us reminisce about the track from the panels at the one day Timegates, through the full-length cons, to this, our last-ever panel. Thank you for sharing your costumes and cosplays over 14 years!