Comics Cabaret at the Society of Illustrators! French Comics Kiss Better Festival this Friday
What are you doing Friday of New York Comic Con? Whether or not you join the cosplay crush, venture uptown to the Society of Illustrators for an artsy party… Yes, There Will Be Swashbuckling!
Friday / October 6th
6:30 – 9:30pm
The Society of Illustrators, 128 East 63rd St.
An evening of comics, screened and read aloud by their creators and actors like Robert Ross Parker (Vampire Cowboys), with Q&A and signings/sketches to follow. Inspired by the popular Carousel series.
Bonus charming accents included.
Featuring: Zep (A Story of Men), Fabien Nury (The Death of Stalin), Alexis Sentenac (Siberia 56), Mathieu Lauffray (Long John Silver), Patricia Lyfoung (The Scarlet Rose), Valérie Vernay (Water Memory) and El Torres (Ghost of Gaudi). Learn more about the creators at the French Comics Association. Emcee’d by the fabulous Katie Skelly (My Pretty Vampire) with special guest “ambassador” Alex de Campi (No Mercy), this cross-cultural gathering will be a can’t-miss artsy party.
Whether you come up after NYCC or skip Javits and just head uptown to start your weekend… This is your Friday night.
$15 Non-members | $10 Members | $7 Seniors/students (Undergrad with valid ID)
Stay after to get books and free prints signed by the creators. The event is organized in cooperation with Europe Comics and Albertine Bookshop.