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About The Geekenders!

Called a “cult sensation” by Vancity Buzz, Geekenders Theatrical Nerdlesque has taken the Canadian burlesque scene by storm.

Since their debut in 2011, Geekenders Nerdlesque has been in high demand, performing to packed audiences in Vancouver’s most fabulous venues, wowing over 85,000 audience members in British Columbia with their tightly-choreographed Vegas-style nerdlesque spectaculars.  Today, Geekenders Nerdlesque is well-known for seamlessly integrating the worlds of burlesque, geekery, drag, queerlesque, dance, and theatre into their productions, incorporating well-known burlesque stars with passionate newcomers to create shows full of good humour, love for their source material, and a unique, whimsical style all their own.


Love in Alderaan Places

Friday, March 22, 2019

Early Show: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Ages: 18+

Price: $26.25

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre

A long time ago... in a galaxy far, far away... there were The Geekenders!  Travelling from Vancouver, BC to bring the nerds of Vancouver Island some sexy Star Wars Burlesque.

"Love In Alderaan Places" is coming to the Capital City Comic Con, to bring you everything you never knew you were missing with this captivating Star Wars Nerdlesque experience from Geekenders.  This popular nerdy cabaret combines the irreverence of the Muppets and the polish and showmanship of a Vegas showgirl revue. Some of Vancouver’s silliest and sassiest burlesque dancers will bring you select performances from their popular Star Wars burlesque shows: A Nude Hope, The Empire Strips Back, Reveal of the Jedi, The Force is Shakin', and The Lust Jedi!  So grab a friend and join us for the geeky, sexy, body-positive, energetic, reference-filled and super hot night out with the nerd community that you deserve!  "Love In Alderaan Places" celebrates the stories and characters you know, love, and secretly google sexy fan art of in you spare time with energetic dancing, comedy, and cheeky satire, created by artists as nerdy as you are.

 

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Kitty Glitter and Grand Johnson as R2D2 and C3PO (Photo by Zemekiss Photography)


Talk Nerdy To Me

Friday, March 22, 2019

Late Show: 9:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Ages: 18+

Price: $26.25

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre

It’s your one evening off, and all you want is familiar, nostalgic entertainment with characters you know and love. Netflix has a pretty good selection, but have you considered: nothing is sexier than live burlesque dancers?

"Talk Nerdy To Me" is coming to the Capital City Comic Con, to bring you everything you never knew you were missing with this captivating Nerdlesque experience from Geekenders.  This popular nerdy cabaret combines the irreverence of the Muppets and the polish and showmanship of a Vegas showgirl revue. Some of Vancouver’s silliest and sassiest burlesque dancers will bring you performances from all your favourite fandoms, including Star Wars, Harry Potter, Disney, Lord of the Rings, Batman, and more!  So grab a friend and join us for the geeky, sexy, body-positive, energetic, reference-filled and super hot night out with the nerd community that you deserve!  Nerdlesque celebrates the stories and characters you know, love, and secretly google sexy fan art of in your spare time with energetic dancing, comedy, and cheeky satire, created by artists as nerdy as you are.

 

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Trixie Hobbitses as Poison Ivy (Photo by Zemekiss Photography)

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About The Fictionals

The award-winning Fictionals Comedy Co. have been entertaining audiences throughout Victoria, Vancouver and beyond since 2010. Their trademark brand of improv pushes the boundaries of comedy, including collaborations with comic book artists, slam poets, and professional wrestlers. They are honoured to be a part of Capital City Comic Con 2019 and look forward to having an epic time with everyone!

www.thefictionals.com | Facebook: @TheFictionals  | Twitter: @TheFictionals | Instagram: @thefictionals

 


Improv Against Humanity: Live at Capital City Comic Con!

Saturday: 3:30PM

Price: FREE

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre

Oh, the Humanity! The Fictionals are back at Capital City Comic Con to perform Improv Against Humanity: The Comedy Show for Horrible People! Enter your name for a chance to play Cards Against Humanity live onstage to inspire the hilarious comedy and win sweet prizes. Plus, someone will be crowned the Most Horrible Person of CCCC 2019! Will it be you?


Boom! Pow! The Comic Book Comedy Show!

Sunday: 2:00PM

Price: FREE

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre

Join The Fictionals for an action-packed comedy show inspired by comic books, superhero movies, and Capital City Comic Con! What's the next blockbuster to take over Hollywood? What new Victoria hero will save the day? All this and your favourite improv games, Civilian Cosplay Contest, and more!

Valkyries: A Star Wars Fan Film

Saturday: 11:00AM

Price: FREE

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre

Come join your fellow Jedi Order members and watch the premier of 'Valkyries: A Star Wars Fan Film' followed by a panel and the opportunity to speak with several Independent Artists!

Panelists will range from Writer/Director to Cinematographers and Make Up Artists. They will be talking about their experiences on set and their journey in filmmaking. If any of the many aspects of film making to come and have an in-depth Q&A.

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