NM – The Spiderwick Chronicles Signing

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Tony DiTerlizzi, illustrator and co-creator of The Spiderwick Chronicles series will have an exhibition of his incredible work at the Jean Cocteau Cinema Gallery during the month of February, with some screenings of the Spiderwick Chronicles movie leading up to a special Interview with DeTerlizzi conducted by George R.R. Martin and followed by an audience Q&A on Tuesday, March 1st at 6:30 PM! Details at the link…

About Tony DiTerlizzi:
New York Times bestselling author and illustrator, Tony DiTerlizzi, has been creating books for over a decade. From his fanciful picture books like The Spider & The Fly (a Caldecott Honor book), to chapter books like Kenny and The Dragon and the WondLa trilogy, Tony always imbues his stories with a rich imagination. With Holly Black, he created the middle-grade series, The Spiderwick Chronicles, which has sold millions of copies, been adapted into a feature film, and has been translated in over thirty countries. In 2014, he teamed up with Lucasfilm to retell the original Star Wars trilogy in a picture book. This year, a highly-anticipated collection of his early work, REALMS: The Roleplaying Game Art of Tony DiTerlizzi was released. October will see the debut of The Story of Diva & Flea, a collaboration with fellow kid’s lit bestseller, Mo Willems. Tony’s work has been featured in Time magazine, USA Today, CNN, PBS, the BBC and The Today Show.

Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave Santa Fe NM 87501
(505) 992-8783

NM – Dreams of a Warrior Signing

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Turner Mark-Jacobs, local artist, will sign his graphic novel Dreams of a Warrior at Big Adventure Comics on Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 1:00–4:00 pm.

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Big Adventure Comics
801 Cerrillos Road, Suite B, Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 992-8783

NM – Big Nate Signing

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Bestselling author Lincoln Peirce, creator of the popular “Big Nate” series, appears at Bookworks on Thursday, October 15th at 6:00 PM!

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Bookworks Albuquerque
4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 344-8139

NM – TMNT: Mutanimals Signing

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Artist Andy Kuhn will sign his graphic novel Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutanimals at Big Adventure Comics on Saturday, September 19 from 1:00–4:00 pm. He will also be sketching, and have other comics and original art available.

In the world of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, a new team of mutated animals has formed. When someone close to the group is kidnapped, the Mutanimals go on a wild and dangerous adventure to uncover the secrets of The Null Group. The book collects all four issues of the miniseries and reunites writer Paul Allor with Kuhn.

“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutanimals was one of the most challenging, and most fun, comics I have drawn in my entire twenty-year career. It was a daunting task to be chosen to bring back this beloved group of characters.” says Kuhn. ” It’s great to see that fans are responding to it positively. And as a huge comics fan myself, getting to meet and speaking with other comics fans is one of the things that makes all the time spent at the drawing board worthwhile.”

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Big Adventure Comics
801 Cerrillos Road, Suite B, Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 992-8783

NM – Urban Myth Studios Signing

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Joshua Covey, Eddie Nunez, Erick Osuna Cabral, Joey Lee Cabral, and Steven Crowe from Urban Myth Studios appear at Lobo Anime & Comics on Sunday, July 19, 2015 from 11:00am – 3:00pm!

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Lobo Anime & Comics
1016 Juan Tabo Blvd NE Suite D, Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 332-0499

Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque Rescheduled To June 2016

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Press Release:

Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque To Be Rescheduled To June 24-26, 2016

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., May 22, 2015 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced that Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque will be postponed until June 24-26, 2016. A timing conflict with the concurrent Wizard World Comic Con Sacramento, June 19-21, 2015, and late introduction of the show just last month are the primary reasons cited for the rescheduling of the 2015 event.

Refunds will be automatically issued to those who had already purchased admissions, photo ops and autographs. In addition, those individuals will receive free admission to the 2016 event.

Wizard World regrets the inconvenience and looks forward to providing the full Wizard World experience for its Albuquerque show next year. The company is appreciative of the cooperation of the Albuquerque Convention Center, area hotels and other partners in accommodating the new schedule.

About Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD)
Wizard World, Inc. (http://www.wizardworld.com) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, television, cosplay, comics, graphic novels, toys, video gaming, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. A first-class lineup of topical programming takes place at each event, with celebrity Q&A’s, comics-themed sessions, costume contests, movie screenings, evening parties and more. Wizard World has also launched CONtv, a digital media channel in partnership with leading independent content distributor Cinedigm™ (NASDAQ: CIDM), and ComicConBox™, a premium subscription-based monthly box service. Fans can interact with Wizard World on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and other social media services.

The 2015 Wizard World Comic Con schedule is available at www.wizardworld.com/wizcon.html.

NM – The Last Unicorn Signings

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The Jean Cocteau Cinema is so very excited to screen Peter Beagle’s film version of The Last Unicorn.  Peter will be here for book and artwork signing.  This is a rare treat!

The Last Unicorn is a fantasy novel written by Peter S. Beagle. It follows the tale of a unicorn, who believes she is the last of her kind in the world and undertakes a quest to discover what has happened to the others. It has sold more than five million copies worldwide since its original publication, and has been translated into at least twenty languages (prior to the 2007 edition). In 1987, Locus ranked The Last Unicorn as number five among the 33 “All-Time Best Fantasy Novels”, based on a poll of subscribers.

Showtimes and appearances by Mr. Beagle are: Friday, March 13 at 6:00 PM; Saturday March 14 at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM.

Tickets available at the link…

Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave Santa Fe NM 87501
(505) 992-8783

NM – The Witch with No Name Signing

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Author Kim Harrison a.k.a Dawn Cook will appear at the Jean Cocteau Cinema on Tuesday September 30th at 7:00 PM to read from her final installment of the Rachel Morgan/Hollows Series, “The Witch with No Name.” The reading will include an interview/Q&A facilitated by our own George R.R. Martin.

The Witch with No Name follows bounty hunter Rachel Morgan as she attempt to save the soul of her best friend Ivy and the rest of the living vampires. Rachel will risk everything to keep the demonic ever-after and our own world from utter destruction at the hands of fanatics a battleground between a literary star and a demented murderer. Their lives are linked by secrets long buried but never forgotten.

Kim Harrison (Dawn Cook) is a New York Times Bestselling Author primarily known for Rachel Morgan/Hollows – an urban fantasy series set in an alternate history where a worldwide pandemic caused by genetically modified tomatoes led to the death of a large portion of the world’s human population

Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave Santa Fe NM 87501
(505) 992-8783

NM – Neil Patrick Harris Signs

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Neil Patrick Harris, Tony and Emmy Award-winning performer appears at Barnes & Noble to sign copies of his memoir Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography on Monday October 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM!

Special Instructions
The event is free; however, a ticket will be required to get your book signed. Ticket distribution will begin on Friday, October 17. Please call the store for more details.

Barnes & Noble – Coronado Mall
6600 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
505-883-8200

NM – Copenhagen Screening

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Actor Gethin Anthony (Renly Baratheon – Game of Thrones) appears along with Director Mark Raso to introduce a sneak preview screening of their film Copenhagen at the Jean Cocteau Cinema Wednesday September 24th at 6:00 PM!

Details at the link!

Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave Santa Fe NM 87501
(505) 992-8783

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