'Smallville' Panel Highlights Wizard World Madison Programming, Friday through Sunday
'Nightmare Before Christmas,' Wrestling Sessions, Trivia, Costume Contests, Kids Programs All Weekend Long At Alliant Energy Center, Friday through Sunday
By: Wizard Entertainment, Inc.
And for the first time in Madison, the world famous Wizard World Costume Contest (Saturday, 7 p.m.) will feature a $12,500 prize pool, including $10,000 for Best in Show."
Some highlights of the more than 50 hours of panels scheduled to date include:
• Group panels with "Smallville"
• "I Love the 80s with Zach Galligan (Saturday, 11:30 a.m.) and "Acting for the Stage and Screen Masterclass"
• Pro wrestler Kevin Nash dishes on his favorite ring promotions (Saturday, 2 p.m.)
• Creator sessions with industry superstars Joe Wos, Mostafa Moussa, Jeremy Clark, Kurt Lehner, Ron Mars, D. Whitaker and more
• Fan- and industry-based panels on subjects ranging from Pro Wrestling 101, "Nerdprov," Foam 101, Geek Trivia, Behind the Scenes at a comic con, Robots and A.I., Harry Potter, investing in comics, Black Panther, comics law, supervillains, D&D Improv, getting published, creating comics and more
• "Blake and Sal Show" recording their popular podcast live
• Kids programming all three days, including free sketches, face painting, create a Halloween bat and more
• World-famous Wizard World Adult Costume Contest, Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Kids Costume Contests on Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.
• Cosplay with special guests LadyDragon Creations, Papa Bear Cosplay, AYA Cohen and more, throughout the weekend
A full list of Wizard World Madison programming is available at http://wizardworld.com/