Our Venture Bros. Guide to Dragon*Con 2011

Here is our handy guide to Dragon*Con panels and events! This year’s convention guests include Doc Hammer and James Urbaniak of the Venture Brothers. Notable events include an official Venture Bros. panel on Sunday and Venture Party. This year the Venture Bros. Blog will be having a fan table at the Hyatt and will be exhibiting rare memorabilia, original production art and fan made wares. Be sure to check back for Dragon*Con schedule news and updates!

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CONVENTION GUESTS

Doc Hammer
(Born February 2, 1976) Better known by his stage name Doc Hammer, is a multi-disciplinary artist, most notable as co-writer (with Christopher McCulloch), editor, and voice actor (Doctor Girlfriend, Henchman #21 and Master Billy Quizboy) for the animated television series The Venture Bros.. He has appeared in films such as Lisa Hammer’s Not Farewell, Sweet Flesh and Pus$bucket (alongside Terrence Fleming), Ben Edlund’s Crawley, and his own film Rub. He is credited for his earlier work as E.A. Hammer. He is also credited for being the inspiration of the Venture Bros. episode “Are You There, God? It’s Me, Dean”, based on his bout with testicular torsion. » Doc Hammer’s Dragon*Con Bio

James Urbaniak
(Born September 17, 1963) James Urbaniak is an American actor. One of his first noteworthy roles was in the avant-garde playwright/director Richard Foreman’s The Universe, for which Urbaniak won an Obie. He has also been acclaimed for his acting in the films Henry Fool and American Splendor, playing legendary illustrator R. Crumb and the play Thom Pain, for which he was nominated for a Drama Desk Award. He provides the voice for Dr. Thaddeus Venture on The Venture Bros., as well as the Doctor’s brother, Jonas Venture Junior and the super-villain Phantom Limb.



FAN TABLES

Venture Bros. Blog
Venture Bros. Blog will be exhibiting Venture Bros. production art, rare memorabilia and fan made wares at the convention. Be sure to stop by for panel info, free schwag and a limited edition Venture Industries postcard.

» Visit Venture Bros. Blog at Hyatt Regency

Adult Swim Central
Visit Adult Swim Central for Adult Swim panels and events. Stop by Saturday at 10pm for Swimcast Live from Dragon*Con!

» Visit Adult Swim Central at Hyatt Regency

People’s Republic of Venture
Drop by the PRoV fan table and partake in the fun. Pick up a sticker and a tag flag, see the cool toys on display, marvel at the variety of swag and show your love for all things Venture.

» Visit People’s Republic of Venture at Hyatt Regency



EVENT SCHEDULE

This schedule is still tentative and subject to change.

Aqua Unit Patrol Squad 1 Fan Panel
Adult Swim Central’s fan panel on Adult Swim’s Aqua Teen Hunger Force.

» 4:00pm to 5:00pm at Hyatt, Dunwoody

Quiet Time with Doc Hammer of the Venture Bros.
An intimate discussion with Doc Hammer and fans at Dragon*Con. Hosted by Marc Ilagan of the Venture Bros. Blog. RSVP on Facebook!

» 7:00pm to 8:00pm at Hyatt, Dunwoody

The Swimcast
Adult Swim Central’s fan panel on Adult Swim programs.

» 10:00pm to 11:00pm at Hyatt, Dunwoody

Saturday, September 3, 2011


Venture Bros. Fan Panel (Venture Brothers Fans Unite!)
Join us for a fan discussion on the Venture Brothers on Saturday, September 3rd at 10am! Geek out at Dragon*Con with fellow Venture Brothers fans, Holly and Marilee of the Very Venture Vodcast, Chandra Free of the God Machine and AstroBase Cadet, Marc Ilagan of the Venture bros. Blog! RSVP on Facebook

» 10:00am to 11:00am at Hyatt, Dunwoody

The God Machine Panel with creator Chandra Free
The God Machine’s FIRST panel! Come out to chat with me, Chandra Free, creator of The God Machine. Bring your questions, insights, and whatevers! There will be an exclusive collectible card for anybody who comes out this this event. RSVP on Facebook

» 4:00pm to 5:00pm at Hyatt, Hanover F

The Swimcast LIVE!!!
Adult Swim Central’s live podcast from Dragon*Con 2011.

» 10:00pm at Hyatt, Adult Swim Central Fan Table

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Is Goth the New Goth?
The resurgence of post-punk, the rise of dark indie, and the evolving face of the G-word. Speakers include Tom Coyne, Andy Deane, Jeff Diehm, Doc Hammer. Panel moderated by John Ichabod Anderson.

» 2:30pm to 3:30pm at Hyatt, Montreal / Vancouver

Venture Brothers!
Join cast members of The Venture Brothers to hear about inspirations, upcoming news, and more! Presenters include Doc Hammer, James Urbaniak and Ken Plume.

» 4:00pm to 5:00pm at Mariott, Atrium Ballroom

Swimcast: Venture Bros. Overflow
Can’t get into the Venture Bros. panel? Join Adult Swim Central for VB Overflow!

» 4:00pm to 5:00pm at Hyatt, Dunwoody

Venture Party 2011
Come celebrate Dragon*Con with fellow Venture Bros. fans on Saturday, September 4th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Marriott Marquis, Pulse Bar & Lounge. Dress as your favorite Venture Bros. character and you’ll be entered in our costume contest! Hosted by AstroBase Cadet, Marc Ilagan of the Venture Bros. Blog. RSVP on Facebook!

» 6:00pm to 9:00pm at Marriott Pulse Bar & Grill

Metalocalypes Fan Panel
Rock out with fellow Dethklok fans for a look at the band and the show.

» 8:30pm at Hyatt, Dunwoody

Gonzo Quiz Show III: BEYOND THUNDERQUIZ
Join teams of our celebrity guests as they are led through a series of panel show games by your hosts, Ken Plume and Widgett Walls. Celebrity guests include Doc Hammer, James Urbaniak, Ken Plume, Bill Corbett, Frank Conniff, Trace Beaulieu, Jonathan Coulton, Tom Kenny, Widgett Walls, Paul and Storm and Jonathan Maberry.

» 8:30pm to 12:30am at Hyatt, Regency VI – VII

Please note that panel schedule is subject to change.

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