The official musical theatre fan convention will return to the ExCeL London on the 21st and 22nd October.
It has been announced that Musical Con will return to London later this year, following its successful inaugural event last year, with special guests already being lined up for this years event.
The special guests already announced for the event on the 21st and 22nd October include: ambassadors Aimee Atkinson, Trevor Dion Nicholas, Sophie Evans, Alice Fearn, Ben Forster, Shanay Holmes, Lucie Jones, Jon Robyns, Jodie Steele, Miriam Teak Lee & Layton Williams. This year, the convention will also feature stars of the big screen, with special appearances from blockbuster movie Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical’s Alisha Weir (Matilda) and Meesha Garbett (Red Beret Girl).
Meanwhile, the line up will also include: Michael Ahomka-Lindsay, Bronte Barbe, Courtney Bowman, Tom Francis, Victoria Hamilton-Barritt, Dom Hartley Harris, Holly Anne Hull, Cassidy Janson, Aisha Jawando, Hannah Lowther, Grace Mout, Natalie May Paris, Josh Piterman, SVN, Tosh Wanogho-Maud, Michael Xavier and many more. A complete list of the 2023 guests announced so far is available on the event website, with plenty more stars, creatives and industry professionals to be announced later in the year.
This year’s Musical Con will feature a jam-packed programme of special performances and interviews on the Main Stage, a Backstage Theatre for talks and panels, Stage Door meet and greets with photo and signing opportunities and a vast selection of workshops & masterclasses where fans can learn from the pros.
Meanwhile, fans attending will be able to take part in cosplay, competitions, singalongs and fan meets. Theatreland will be back with unique exhibits and photo opportunities from shows and the Marketplace where fans can purchase a whole host of musical theatre treasures from independent creators. There will also be an new feature this year, with a pop-up cinema showing non-stop musical films, from modern-day hits to everyone’s favourite classics.
General Release tickets are available now from £42 for a day pass and £79 for the weekend.
To find out more visit: https://www.musicalcon.co.uk/