PRE-REGISTRATION OPEN: WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2018PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSE: MONDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2018
SKIT REVIEW: SCHEDULE TBDCRAFTSMANSHIP JUDGING: SCHEDULE TBD
MASQUERADE CALL TIME: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2019 @ 3:45 PMMASQUERADE START TIME: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2019 @ 5:30 PM
-All costumes and performances must conform to convention and state guidelines for decency.-No profanity or lewd gestures in English or other languages.-No skit or cosplay may be used to create a negative environment nor include controversial material.-One entry per person, one walk-on or one skit, you can not do one of each.-Four in a group per walk-on, eight in a group per skit.-Entry and exit from the stage may only be made at the designated areas.-Absolutely no surprises allowed. Do not deviate from your approved performance.-The Masquerade Department Head reserves the right to have the final word on all decisions regarding the Masquerade and Hallway Cosplay Competitions.
-No live steel or firearms.-All prop firearms must have an orange tip with no projectiles loaded.-All blades must be fake and dull.-All ranged weapons, such as bows, must not be tight strung.-No part of your performance or costume may leave the stage and go into the audience.
MASQUERADE PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
-Costumes must be relevant to Anime Milwaukee’s theme. Anime, manga, music, live action, or video games, etc.-Non-relevant performances may be allowed at the Department Head’s discretion.-You may not compete in a costume that has won an award at another convention or a previous Anime Milwaukee. You may walk the stage/give your performance as exhibition only and will not be eligible to win a prize.-Do not leave any part of your costume/body paint behind on the stage or other contestants.-ABSOLUTELY NO LOOSE GLITTER.-Walk-ons are limited to 30 seconds.-Skits are limited to four minutes.-All cosplay walk-ons and skits must check-in prior to the Masquerade. All participants in a group walk-on or skit for the Masquerade must be in attendance to be checked in during Masquerade Office Hours.-All skits will need to be run through with the Masquerade Department for final approval. -Bring your audio in MP3 format to the Masquerade Office at the convention during your check-in.