Feb 20 8:00 am - Feb 26 5:00 pm (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
2425 Ruby Red Blvd, Mission, Texas 78572, United States
Storytellers & Legends partners with Scholastic Books to bring a unique literary experience featuring some of the most profound authors and story creators of our time. Providing a weeklong opportunity for students, Faculty and Staff to listen to guest speakers, learn the art of storytelling and enrich their education experience with first hand interactive Q&A sessions. We connect the future of our world to the potential careers, and knowledge base they can utilize to become the future of literature, story crafting, and the geek culture they have grown to love. We invite you to come along with us on this journey and GO ON AN ADVENTURE! The event is a multi-day off-site educational field trip. Each school district will be provided an attendance day and scheduled period to participate in celebrity readings, Q&As and other aspects of the
traditional Geek Culture Convention Experience. The Special Guest Authors include: R.L. Stine, Dav Pilkey, Max Brallier with more to come.
R.L. Stine is the author of hundreds of horror fiction novels, including the books in the Fear Street, Goosebumps, Rotten School, Mostly Ghostly and The Nightmare Room series. Some of his other works include a Space Cadets trilogy, two Hark gamebooks, and dozens of joke books. As of 2008, Stine's books have sold over 400 million copies.
Orlando Jones is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He is known for being one of the original cast members of the sketch comedy series MADtv, for his role as the 7 Up spokesman from 1999 to 2002, and for his role as the African god Anansi on Starz's American Gods.
Stephen, Charles & Edward Chiodo
The Chiodo Brothers (Stephen, Charles & Edward Chiodo) are an American trio of sibling special effects artists, specializing in clay modeling, creature creation, stop motion and animatronics. Known for their film Killer Klowns from Outer Space and creating puppets and effects for films such as Critters, Ernest Scared Stupid, and Team America: World Police, the Chiodo brothers created the... + More
David "Dav" Murray Pilkey Jr. is an American cartoonist, author, and illustrator of children's literature. He is best known as the author and illustrator of the children's book series, Captain Underpants, and the children's graphic novel series, Dog Man.
Brallier began writing children's books under the pen name Jack Chabert in 2014, starting with the book series Eerie Elementary, and the graphic novel Poptropica: Mystery of the Map (2016). He also has written books under his own name for LEGO, Adventure Time, and Steven Universe, among others.
Massari was born on March 25, 1957 in New York City. Film music's powerful influence drew him to explore creating original music at age six as he began training on piano, trumpet and contra bass. Massari studied musical composition at Chapman University. At the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Massari studied orchestration and composition with David Raksin and Henri Lazarof.... + More
Murphy's theatrical debut, Gorillas in the Mist, was nominated for an Academy Award for his writing. In 1995, Murphy made his directorial debut with Last of the Dogmen and wrote the feature. Afterwards, Murphy has spent nearly ten years with The Walt Disney Company writing The Hunchback of Notre Dame in 1996, Tarzan in 1999, Atlantis: The Lost Empire in 2001, and Brother Bear in 2003.... + More
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