Date: 2009 July 26 11:41
Posted by Joe
We've been sent the details for the Grand International Cosplay Ball 2009. It's based in London, it's set for November 29th.
Fans of cosplay will remember that the ball also ran successfully last year, which even included coverage from the BBC.
Press release as follows:
GRAND INTERNATIONAL COSPLAY BALL ANNOUNCES 2009 DATE
November 29th at the Clapham Grand, London
Exciting news! The Grand International Cosplay Ball have finally announced their dates for 2009!
The UK's first international cosplay event will again be taking place at the Clapham Grand, London on November 29th. The theme this time is "An Enchanted Forest" so get out that sewing kit and start creating a masterpiece!
The Grand Cosplay Ball will be welcoming back famous cosplayer Yaya Han, who is preparing an extra-special performance for this year's event. Compere Johnny Lazer will also be returning, with lots more guests and performers to be announced in the coming weeks.
As well as the usual set dances, DJs and bands, new additions to the show include circus performers, a "Hime" style lolita fashion show and a Hansel and Gretel themed photography area!
Tickets cost £18 and will go on sale on the website on August 3rd. A limited number of private boxes will also be on sale at this time.
Grand International Cosplay Ball
Venue: The Clapham Grand, London SW11
Date: 29th November 2009
Time: 7pm - 1am
Admission: £18 (group discount available)
Special guests (more to be announced):
Yaya Han - famous cosplayer and model
Johnny Lazer - compere and performer
Sonia Leong and Emma Vieceli - UK manga artists