Tim Goodyear, Ian Sundahl, and a host of local artists appear at Floating World Comics for the Vision Quest 7 release party on Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
Floating World Comics
400 NW Couch Street, Portland, OR 97209
HaiNaNu “nooligan” Saulque, an artist, comic creator and graphic designer based in Sacramento, CA, appears at the Schulz Museum on Saturday, March 11th at 1:00 PM. An old soul in a young body, HaiNaNu finds inspiration in times past. From the cartoons of his youth to films he missed by decades, from golden age comics to classic newspaper strips, you will find a creator who has immersed himself in what he loves.
Charles M. Schulz Museum
2301 Hardies Lane, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Writer Todd Livingston appears at Planet Comics from 5:00 – 9:00 PM on Wednesday March 1st. Todd will be signing the first two issues of his newest comic series from publisher American Mythology, Starring Sonya Devereaux. The comics capture all the fun of B-movie horror flicks in the stories Vampire Academy 4 and Naked are the Damned 2.
2704 N Main St, Anderson, SC 29621
Cartoonist R. Sikoryak reads from and signs copies of his astonishing new graphic novel, Terms and Conditions. Sikoryak will be at The ToonSeum on Friday, March 17 at 7:00 PM. The event, which is being co-sponsored by Pittsburgh’s Copacetic Comic Company, is free and open to the public. Signed copies of Sikoryak’s acclaimed Terms and Conditions will be available for purchase.
About the Author/Artist:
Cartoonist R. Sikoryak is the author of Masterpiece Comics (Drawn & Quarterly). His comics and illustrations have appeared in the New Yorker, The Onion, GQ, MAD, SpongeBob Comics, and Nickelodeon Magazine, as well as on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Sikoryak is in the speakers program of the New York Council of the Humanities, and he teaches in the illustration department at Parsons The New School for Design and at The Center for Cartoon Studies. Since 1997, he’s presented his live cartoon slide show series, Carousel, around the United States and Canada. He lives in New York City with his wife, Kriota Willberg.
945 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Writer/artist Natasha Alterici appears on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Speeding Bullet Comics from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to sign Heathen #1 from Vault Comics!
Speeding Bullet Comics
614 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071
Ted White, the actor who played Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, signs photos and memorabilia at Dark Delicacies on Sunday, February 26th at 2:00 PM. Each signature is $35.
3512 W. Magnolia, Burbank, CA 91505
Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes appear at The Vic Theatre on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 8:00 PM. Tickets available at the link…
The hilarious duo of Jay & Silent Bob are finally back together. Film icons Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes made history and accumulated fans all over the world with the characters Jay & Silent Bob from the movies Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and Clerks 2. And now you can see them live in your hometown recording their comedy podcast Jay & Silent Bob Get Old.
Ranked #1 on iTunes Comedy podcasts, this is a sometimes touching, and always hilarious look at what happens when two people grow up in Hollywood’s gaze. These limited engagements will be recorded as the stories evolve live in front of the audience, and released for free on www.smodcast.com.
This is what fans everywhere have been waiting for – an opportunity to see their heroes on stage doing what they love, telling stories. Get your tickets now before it’s too late! Jay & Silent Bob are dying, watch it as it happens!
The Vic Theatre
3145 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
Actor Cary Elwes appears at the Florida Theatre on Friday, March 3, 2017 at 8:00 PM.
In this highly-anticipated event, fans of The Princess Bride will join the heroic Westley (actor Cary Elwes) in a behind-the-scenes look at life on and off the set of the classic film. After a screening of the iconic film, Elwes will engage in a moderated discussion on classic scenes, revealing never before shared secrets and tales of inconceivable antics! Journey back to the lands of Florin and Guilder; filled with adventure, romance and intrigue (and let’s not forget Rodents of Unusual Size!).
Cary Elwes has been seen in a multitude of films, including Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Dracula, Lady Jane, The Crush, Twister, Liar, Liar and many more. Cary is hitting the road to give fans the once-in-a-lifetime chance to capture this piece of cinematic history.
Don’t be a Humperdinck, make haste to see The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes for a night you will always treasure.
The Florida Theatre
128 E Forsyth St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Artist John Higgins launches his new book – and art exhibition – Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd, at Forbidden Planet’s Liverpool store at 1:00pm on Saturday 11th March. John Higgins has been the artist or colourist on some of the most iconic comic books of recent years. Here, collected together for the first time, is the best of Higgins breathtaking work. Alongside never before seen preliminary drawings of now iconic characters, the book includes insights into the career of the comic book artist.
Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd is not just a comprehensive overview of Higgin’s work – it is also an indispensable instruction manual on drawing and colouring technique.
John Higgins is an acclaimed graphic artist, writer and publisher. A frequent collaborator with Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, his work includes Batman: The Killing Joke, Watchmen, Judge Dredd, Before Watchmen, and Razorjack.
This signing is part of the launch of first major retrospective of the work of Liverpool-born artist, who found global success as a comic book artist and writer for 2000AD, DC and Marvel, running at Victoria Gallery & Museum within Liverpool University.
The exhibition will feature his original art displayed alongside examples of the work of the artists and science fiction classics that inspired him.
Beyond Dredd & Watchmen: The Art of John Higgins opens on Friday, 10 March 2017 and runs until October 2017.
92 Bold Street Liverpool L1 4HY
0151 707 1491
Writer/artist Andrew MacLean, creator of Apocalyptigirl and Head Lopper, appears at Dr. Comics & Mr. Games on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 1:00 PM.
Dr. Comics & Mr. Games
4014 Piedmont Ave., Oakland, CA 94611