Saturday, August 15, 2009
Hitchcon 09 : Full Program and booking informations!
"With other out-of-this-world entertainment throughout the day – including special free screenings of the Hitchhiker’s series in The Clore Ballroom – this is one event no self-respecting lover of classic British comedy will want to miss.
Day pass £32.50 when you book tickets to all events."
- Photo call - Riverside Terrace 11.30 AM Admission free
Start the day at a photocall of the largest number of Hitchhiker's fans ever. Remember to wear your dressing gown and bring along a towel.
- Session 1: The Douglas Adams Chat Show Royal Festival Hall 12.30 PM - £12.50
A full panel of Hitchhiker’s experts and friends of Douglas Adams discusses the great man and his work.
- Booksigning The Clore Ballroom 1.30 PM Admission free
Mega-signing of the fantastic new edition of the first five Hitchhiker's novels.
- Sessions 2 & 3 (And Another Thing... & Hitchhikers Live On Stage!) Royal Festival Hall 3 PM - £25
Session 2 - And Another Thing...
Eoin Colfer, bestselling author of Artemis Fowl, gives an exclusive reading from his new Hitchhiker's novel - the sixth book in the series. Introduced by Ireland’s multi-platinum selling band The Blizzards, playing their single inspired by And Another Thing...
Session 3 - Hitchhikers Live On Stage!
Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, Zaphod Beeblebrox, Marvin The Paranoid Android and Trillian are set to appear in person - Improbability Drive permitting - along with intergalactic plutonium rock band Disaster Area, to recreate classic moments from the saga, joined by special guests including Eoin Colfer.
- Booksigning: Eoin Colfer - The Clore Ballroom 5.45pm - Admission free
Buy the new sixth book in the series a day before everyone else and get it signed by Eoin Colfer."
You can book here on Southbank center website