Doctor Who Festival Update

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According to a BBC press release this week, Michelle Gomez (The Master / Missy) and Ingrid Oliver (Osgood) will be joining Peter Capaldi and Steven Moffat at the festival.

The Festival will offer fans an exclusive and interactive glimpse into how the inimitable world of Doctor Who is created.

michelle gomezThe BBC also confirmed that photo opportunities* will be available with Peter Capaldi, Ingrid Oliver and Michelle Gomez, plus the opportunity to have an iconic photo taken on the set from Series 9.

Ticket holders will be able to discover the inspiration behind the Doctor’s recent adversaries, the imagination required to create whole new worlds and the ingenuity that goes into designing and making the beautiful backdrops that give Doctor Who its unique look.

This Festival is a must-attend event for die-hard Doctor Who fans and for those who want to learn more about television production, with many, many more exciting announcements to come!

 

DAY TICKET PRICES

§ Standard ticket: £65
§ Standard child ticket: £30
§ Standard family ticket: £165
§ TARDIS ticket: £110 SOLD OUT
§ TARDIS child ticket: £50 SOLD OUT
§ TARDIS family ticket: £285 SOLD OUT

THEATRE SHOWS –see the writers and cast from the series as they talk about how to make an idea become reality on a series as big and bold as Doctor Who.
ON SET PHOTO–photo opportunities on one of the current filming sets.Ingrid Oliver
WARDROBE DEPARTMENT – a display of costumes and props from the series.
COSPLAYERS SHOWCASE – fans can showcase their impressive Doctor Who-themed outfits.
THE FAN CHALLENGE! –fans young and old can test their knowledge of Doctor Who.
DRAMA SCHOOL – the techniques and secrets that the cast learn when filming Doctor Who.
OFFICIAL MERCHANDISE – the official fan shopping area.
PRODUCTION VILLAGE – a chance for fans to understand what it takes to film a scene in Doctor Who.
PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES – an opportunity for fans to purchase an individual photograph with the current cast members appearing.

Tickets, further information and monthly newsletters are available from www.doctorwhofestival.com

As announced last week Doctor Who Festival will also be coming to Australia a week after on 21st-22nd November 2015. Peter Capaldi and Steven Moffat will also be attending the Australian event.

*Photos opportunities are subject to availability and will need to be purchased in advance of the Festival via the website.

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Joel Cornah
Joel Cornah is an author, journalist, and blogger. He is the author of a number of novels and novellas including; The Sea-Stone Sword, The Spire of Frozen Fire and The Silent Helm, with the upcoming novel The Sky Slayer, expected some time in 2016. He is an editor for The Science-Fiction and Fantasy Network, head of the Doctor Who department, and member of the Tolkien Society. He is a frequent blogger for the Pack of Aces blog, focussing on issues of Asexuality in media, specialising in sci-fi and fantasy.