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Improvising the Future

November 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Improvising the Future

On the 10th & 11th December the Bristol Improv Theatre brings to the stage the very first show produced by brand new improvised theatre company Unscripted Players! “What the Future Holds” takes a look at how technology has become such an intrinsic part of our lives, but is it always a force for good? Technology mega-company FutureTech […]

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Bristol Festival of Literature – Events For Your Diary

October 6th, 2015 · Comments Off on Bristol Festival of Literature – Events For Your Diary

The annual Bristol Festival of Literature is almost upon us, and there are several events running that should be of interest to BristolConnies. BristolCon regular Jonathan L Howard is involved in two events. Firstly there will be An Evening At The Fear Institute taking place at Smoke and Mirrors, just off the Centre on October […]

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Creating Comics

October 5th, 2015 · Comments Off on Creating Comics

As part of the Bristol Festival of Literature, BristolCon has curated a talent-packed event about comics. Creating Comics Waterstones, The Galleries Friday 16th October, 19:15 This will be discussion on comics and the comics business featuring: Paul Cornell – man of absurdly many talents, including the Shadow Police series, Doctor Who, and Captain Britain. Mike […]

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BristolCon – Last Minute FAQ’s

September 25th, 2015 · Comments Off on BristolCon – Last Minute FAQ’s

It’s all kicking off at BristolCon the weekend, so here’s a quick FAQ for you. Q. What time are the doors? A. If you want to register TONIGHT, the desk will be open from 6pm until approx 8.30 for you to pick up your badge and goodie bag. If you’re arriving TOMORROW, the desk will […]

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Evening Entertainment at BristolCon

August 24th, 2015 · Comments Off on Evening Entertainment at BristolCon

Whilst the programme of panels and presentations is receiving the final flourishes and garnishes, we can now announce the line-up of entertainment for both the Friday and Saturday evenings at BristolCon. On Friday night there will be a fun, informal workshop on giving readings followed by an open mic event, and on Saturday we’ll have […]

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BristolCon Fringe – August 17th 2015 – With David Gullen and Gaie Sebold

August 9th, 2015 · Comments Off on BristolCon Fringe – August 17th 2015 – With David Gullen and Gaie Sebold

This is the last Fringe before we take a break in September for BristolCon, and it’s going to be a good one. Our readers will be David Gullen and Gaie Sebold, who has been nominated for this years BFS Short Story Award for “A Change of Heart” – congrats Gaie! The fun starts at 7.30pm […]

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Inconceivable! The Princess Bride Comes To Bristol For One Night Only!

May 15th, 2015 · 2 Comments

There are two kinds of people in the world, a wise man once said. People who love The Princess Bride, and people who haven’t seen it yet. Maybe you have yet to succumb to the charms of the Bride, or maybe you’ve got an overdeveloped sense of vengeance that’s going to get you into trouble […]

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BristolCon Fringe – May 18th -With Sophie E Tallis and Ben Galley

May 9th, 2015 · Comments Off on BristolCon Fringe – May 18th -With Sophie E Tallis and Ben Galley

t’s nearly Fringe Time again, and on May 18th the BristolCon Fringe will be hosting Kristell Ink author Sophie E Tallis (White Mountain), and self-publishing whizz and Emaneska series author Ben Galley. It’s going to be a good one, so don’t miss it! If you’d like to come along the event starts at 7.30 at […]

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Open Mic at the BristolCon Fringe – April 20th 2015

April 15th, 2015 · Comments Off on Open Mic at the BristolCon Fringe – April 20th 2015

Are you in the Bristol area? Fancy doing a five-minute reading before a friendly audience? The BristolCon Fringe are putting on an Open Mic session on Monday April 20th at 7.30pm in the Shakespeare Tavern on Prince Street, Bristol. Readings will be five minutes long and you can read anything you like, flash, WIPs, extracts […]

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Lawgiver Mk II – Dredd Convention Comes To Bristol – May 25th 2015

April 13th, 2015 · Comments Off on Lawgiver Mk II – Dredd Convention Comes To Bristol – May 25th 2015

Listen up, Citizens! All you perps better get along to the Hilton Doubletree (The BristolCon Hotel) on Monday May 25th 2015 (It’s a Bank Holiday – skipping work is an illegal activity, creep!) for Lawgiver II – The return of the best Dredd Convention in Brit-Cit. I understand the Judges will be out in force […]

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