New York Comic Con 2017 Cartoon Network Events Schedule
Cartoon Network will be at New York Comic Con 2017 on Thursday 5th October to Sunday 8th October and will be held at the Javits Center. New York Comic Con is the largest annual pop-culture convention on East Coast of the United States. At the convention this year, there will be four different Cartoon Network events, including a costume party and competition. On Thursday 5th September, Steven Universe show creator – Rebecca Sugar will be speaking at a Steven Universe panel alongside with some unannounced voice actors from the show, there will be singing too and some exclusive info about the gem’s Homeworld. Later on Thursday is a “Creating a Career in Animation” panel with Rebecca Sugar (Creator of Steven Universe), Mike Roth (creative director, writer, supervising producer, and storyboard artist for Regular Show). Also attending the “Creating a Career in Animation” panel is Phil Rynda (VP, Artist Development at Nickelodeon) and Angie Wojak, the Career Development Director at the New York School of Visual Arts will be moderating the panel.
On Saturday 7th October, there will be a combined OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, Ben 10 and Teen Titans Go! panel called “Cartoon Network Presents: Let’s Be Heroes!”, attending the panel will be Ian Jones-Quartey (Creator of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes! and voice of Rad), Ashly Burch (voice of Enid from OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes), John Fang (Executive Producer of Ben 10), Greg Cipes (voice of Stinkfly from Ben 10 and Beast Boy from Teen Titans Go!), Peter Michail (Director of Teen Titans Go!) and Tara Strong (voice of Raven from Teen Titans Go! and Ben Tennyson from Ben 10).
Finally on Sunday 8th October is the Cartoon Network Costume Party, a special event filled with prizes, games and sneak peeks for some upcoming episodes. The first 500 kids in costume will receive a prize. Greg Cipes, Ashly Burch, Tara Strong and Eric Bauza will be at the event as guest judges and will pick the winners wearing the best costumes.
List Of All Cartoon Network Events At New York Comic Con 2017: Thursday 5th October – Sunday 8th October
Thursday 5th October
Cartoon Network Presents: Steven Universe
10.30am to 11.30am, Hammerstein Ballroom – 311 W 34th St
If you’re “made of love,” you won’t want to miss this special event! There will be singing. There will be news from Homeworld. There will be Rebecca Sugar. Need we say more? Ok, we’ll tell you one more thing… There will be voice talent but you’ll have to come by to find out who. Be there!
Creating a Career in Animation
8pm to 9pm, Room 1A10
Join some of the industry’s best-known creatives as they discuss navigating the business. Rebecca Sugar (Creator, Steven Universe), Mike Roth (Co-executive producer, Cartoon Network), and Phil Rynda (VP, Artist Development, Nickelodeon) will speak. As each panelist is an SVA alumnus, they will address studying in New York City and then moving to LA. Moderator: Angie Wojak, SVA Career Development Director.
Saturday 7th October
Cartoon Network Presents: Let’s Be Heroes!
3pm to 4pm, Room 1A10
It’s seriously hero time! Special guests from three of Cartoon Network’s fiercest action series come together to share news, sneak clips and answer your questions. Get all your hero tips from Ian Jones-Quartey (Creator & voice of Rad, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes!), Ashly Burch (voice of Enid, OK, K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes), John Fang (Executive Producer Ben 10), Greg Cipes (voice of Stinkfly, Ben 10 and Beast Boy, Teen Titans Go!), Peter Michail (Director Teen Titans Go!) & Tara Strong (voice of Raven, Teen Titans Go! and Ben, Ben 10.)
Sunday 8th October
Cartoon Network Costume Party
10.30am to 12pm, Hammerstein Ballroom – 311 W 34th St
Cartoon Network is proud to host THE premiere event for families at NYCC! We’re blowing out this year’s costume ball with a bigger room, fun games, tons of prizes and some new new new new sneak peeks. The first 500 kids who arrive in costume will receive a special prize! Guest judges include Greg Cipes (voice of Stinkfly, Ben 10 and Beast Boy, Teen Titans Go!), Ashly Burch (voice of Enid, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes) and Tara Strong (voice of Ben, Ben 10 and Raven, Teen Titans Go!). Hosted by the guy who performs voices in all of our shows, Eric Bauza. See you there!