May 20-21, 2023 | The Virginia Beach Convention Center | VA Beach, VA
TIDEWATER COMICON 2022 PANELS
Panels times are always subject to change. Keep up with this page for up to the minute additions and removals.
SATURDAY MAY 14, 2022
SUNDAY MAY 15, 2022
Indie Comic Creator Spotlight
Meet the Hard Working Creators behind the groundbreaking indie comics Delta Dogs and 2land Comics.
Cosplay for Beginners
It's a common dilemma, you want to cosplay, but have no idea where to start. Or you've done a cosplay or two, but don't know where to go from there. If this sounds familiar, this panel is for you! We're here to help people enter the world of cosplay, discussing topics such as how to pick a character, making your first cosplay, the basics of cosplay, and even cosplay culture.
Q&A Session with the wonderful and talented Adassa, the voice behind Dolores Madrigal in the smash hit musical, Disney's Encanto.
FROM LUMPIA MOVIE TO LUMPIA COMIC BOOK
The creators behind the award-winning movie "Lumpia with a Vengeance" discuss the importance of representation and community building through their 7 year journey crowdfunding their action comedy feature (starring UFC fighter Mark Muñoz and actor Danny Trejo) and companion indie comic book series. Panelists Patricio Ginelsa (writer/director), A.J. Calomay (producer), April Absynth (Starz Blindspotting), Mark Elefane (stunt coordinator), and Dante Fernandez (assistant stunt coordinator/ artist). Includes free print giveaway by BayaniArt.
Patrick Michael Strange
Irene Bedard Q&A
Q&A Session with Disney Princess Irene Bedard! The Voice and inspiration for Disney's Pocahontas. Irene also starred in Smoke Signals, The Stand, The Mist, and Westworld.
K Pop Dance Play
Bring your best moves (and some comfy shoes) for K-Pop Random Dance Play! From BTS to TWICE and ITZY to NCT, we'll be playing recent releases and best hits for you to get down to.
DC Vs. Marvel Roast (18 and up only)
The roast with the most pitting "The Big 2" Comic Companies against each other.