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For the Love of Fantasy on Friday 26th - Sunday 28th July 2019
Witchcraft & Wizards School Edinburgh Scotland
26-28 July 2019 - The Edinburgh Academy, EH3 5BL
Calling all Potterheads, witches, wizards and muggles, faithful knights, watchers on the wall, dothraki and maesters, hobbits, elves and dwarves! The School of Witchcraft and Wizardry presented by For The Love Of Fantasy is back in Edinburgh and better than ever!
This magical event is a fun packed three days of family-friendly fun including live stage action, Q&A sessions, replica props and set builds, gaming, cosplay contests, swordplay, archery, broomstick rodeo ride, photo opportunities, wand dueling, costume characters, dragons, wizards chess, virtual reality gaming, meet the owls, meet the actors, merchandise stalls and much more.
Our 2018 event was a huge success and saw big names such as Stanislav Ianevski, Chris Rankin, Josh Herdman, Sean Biggerstaff, Hugh Mitchell, Michael Henbury Ballan, and many more up on stage and meeting fans for photographs and autographs. Now we are BACK with more fun, more magic and more mirth all round.
This time we are adding even more fantasy related content from Game of Thrones, The Hobbit, Fantastic Beats and more! Join us on 26th-28th July 2019 for The School of Witch Craft and Wizardry 2019!
- Chris Rankin - Harry Potter aka Percy Weasley - Stage HOST
- James Cosmo - Game of Thrones fans as Lord Commander Mormont, the leader of The Night's Watch. As well as appearing in Highlander, Braveheart, Trainspotting, Troy, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Ben-Hur and Wonder Woman.
- Josh Herdman - Harry Potter one half of bad boy duo Crabbe and Goyle as Gregory Goyle
- David Bradley - Harry Potter aka Argus Filtch.
- Richard Brake - Game of Thrones known for portraying the Night King in the fourth and fifth seasons of Game of Thrones and Joe Chill in Batman Begins.
- Clive Russell - Game of Thrones fans as we are proud to announce Clive Russell, best known to fans for his role as Ser Brynden Tully, aka The Blackfish.
- Miltos Yerolemou - Games of Thrones fans for his role as The First Sword of Bravos, Syrio Forel as well as roles in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and The Danish Girl.
- Adrian Rawlins - Harry Potter playing Harry's father, James Potter in the Harry Potter film series and also Arthur Kidd in the original Woman in Black TV film.
- Stanislav Ianavski - Harry Potter - who is perhaps best known for playing international Quidditch star player Viktor Krum in the 2005 fantasy film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
- Spencer Wilding - Harry Potter- know for his portrayal of Darth Vader in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, although he has played numerous characters in the Harry Potter series of films too.
- Chris Lyons - Harry Potter - is a renowned special effects artist from the company Fangs FX, his work can be seen in over 500 TV series and films including Fantastic Beasts and all 8 Harry Potter films!
- Live Q&As
- Full-scale movie prop and set recreations - The Iron Throne from Games of Thrones, Train platform trolley photo opportunity. Flying car from Harry Potter and Daenervs Throne. Photos HERE
- Attractions - Broomstick rodeo, Kuckunniwi Dogs, The Castle Hunter author David C.Weinczok, pigeon creek studios, the dragon master, live owl displays and green screen photo ops with movie backgrounds - HERE
- Pro Cosplay Guests - HERE
- Cosplay competitions - HERE
- Trading village
- Live art
- After show party & MUCH MORE TBC
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