Updated: August 21, 2011
2011-08-11 - STAR TREK LAS VEGAS CONVENTION
CREATION ENTERTAINMENT proudly PRESENTS The 10th Annual Official STAR TREK Convention in celebration of the 45th Anniversary of Gene Roddenberry's Legacy
THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, 2011
1:00 pm Music Video Open
1:05 pm Garrett Wang (Ensign Harry Kim)
1:55 pm "Return to the Sixties" Travel warp speed back in time to an amazing panel featuring favorites of growing up in the sixties: Lee Meriwether (Losira in classic Trek's That Which Survives, Lee also starred in Time Tunnel, Mission Impossible, Barnaby Jones, The Munsters Today and so much more!), Yvonne Craig (Marta of the classic Trek episode Whom Gods Destroy. Yvonne is best known as TV's Batgirl of The Batman TV series of the 1960's), and Clint Howard (Balok in the classic Star Trek episode The Corbomite Maneuver, Clint has been in tons of movie and TV shows over the past 5 decades!)
2:55 pm Star Trek Music Video
3:00 pm Star Trek: The Next Generation: Memorable Guest Stars: Eric Menyuk (The Traveler) and Olivia d'Abo (TNG's Amanda Rogers in True Q), Olivia starred in the classic sit-com The Wonder Years. Along with today's stage appearance, Ms. d'Abo will be in the vendors room throughout the convention to meet fans and offer her autograph for a nominal fee. Eric is signing at 6pm today in the theatre as indicated below.
3:45 pm Star Trek Music Video Mix
4:25 pm Return to Enterprise: Dominic Keating (Malcolm Reed) and Connor Trinneer ("Trip")
5:05 pm Classic Trek Guest Panel: Beverly Washburn (Arlene Galway in classic Trek's The Deadly Years), Jack Donner (Romulan Subcommander Tal in classic Star Trek's The Enterprise Incident) and Michael Forest (Apollo of classic Trek's Who Mourns for Adonais)
5:35 pm Star Trek Music Video Mix
FRIDAY, AUGUST 12, 2011
9:10 am: Music Video Open
9:15 am: DS9 ALIENS PANEL: Jeffrey Combs (Shran, Weyoun and Brunt), Nicole de Boer (Dax), Vaughn Armstrong (Admiral Maxwell Forrest plus many other Trek roles), Casey Biggs (Damar), Max Grodenchik (Rom), and Armin Shimerman (Quark)
10:30 am Music Video Tribute
10:35 am Walter Koenig (Chekov)
11:15 am Music Video Salute
11:30 am Tim Russ (Tuvok) Tim is signing autographs at the end of the day as indicated on this schedule
Noon Music Video Tribute Mix
12:05 pm Rene Auberjonois and Nana Visitor (Odo and Kira reunited!)
12:40 pm Eugene Roddenberry and roddenberry.com Update Session
1:40 pm Music Video Salute
2:45 pm IN PERFORMANCE: Rene Auberjonois & Nana Visitor in a new play Cross Our Hearts: Poems and Prose Read by Nana and Rene. While we are all familiar with Rene and Nana's television work, both have starred on Broadway and we're delighted to welcome them to Vegas to appear in live performance. This sure to be amazing production will be COMPLIMENTARY to all attendees of the convention! Please note: kindly do not arrive or depart the theatre during the performance unless absolutely necessary as this is a theatrical production.
3:45 pm Music Video Tribute
3:50 pm Jonathan Frakes (Commander Riker)
4:30 pm THE STAR TREK RAT PACK SHOW: Super-talented Max Grodenchik ("Rom") has written a hilarious and fun evening of Trek parody music and comedy done in the style of the classic Vegas "Rat Pack" and featuring himself and fellow Trek celebrities Vaughn Armstrong, Jeffrey Combs, Casey Biggs and Armin Shimerman. They are so great we HAD TO bring them back to Vegas with some new material and on our Main Stage Theatre so EVERYONE at the convention gets to see them perform as part of their admission ticket.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2011
9:25 am Music Video Open
9:30 am Star Trek The Next Gen Panel with Denise Crosby (Tasha Yar), Suzie Plakson (Female Q, Tarah, K'Ehleyr/Lt. Selar, M.D.) & John de Lancie ("Q")
10:25 am Music Video
10:30 am THE KLINGON SUMMIT ON STAGE: B'Etor, Lursa, Gowron and Martok on stage together for the first and only time! Proudly sponsored by MONOPOLY®: Star Trek Klingon Limited Edition by USAopoly.
11:00 am Terry Farrell (Dax)
11:45 am Music Video
11:55 am Brent Spiner (Data)
12:35 pm Music Video Salute
12:40 pm Kate Mulgrew (Captain Janeway) Kate is signing at 7:30 pm in the theatre.
1:25 pm Star Trek: The Universe of Merchandising and Consumer Products Update: here's the annual "state of the Star Trek merchandise universe"
2:30 Music Video Salute
2:35 pm Leonard Nimoy (THE MAN himself!)
3:25 pm Star Trek Music Video Mix
3:40 pm Original Series Blooper Reels: don't miss 'em!
4:00 pm Ethan Phillips (Neelix). Ethan is signing at 7:30 pm in the theatre.
4:40 pm STAR TREK Trivia Contest: Stump the Experts: We'll have tons of prizes to give to those in the know, while we also do autographing below:
5:00 pm Classic Stars of Classic Star Trek Panel: Joseph Ruskin (Gait in the The Gamesters of Triskelion), Robert Brown (Lazarus in The Alternative Factor), Roger Perry (Captain John Christopher in Tomorrow is Yesterday), & Mariette Hartley (Zarabeth in All Our Yesterdays). Autographs with these celebrities will be done (by number) in the secondary theatre (Brasilia) at 6:30 pm. Autograph tickets are on sale at the autograph booth, right front of vendors room.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2011
11:30 am Grace Lee Whitney (Janice Rand)
Noon James Darren (Vic Fontaine)
1:00 pm Music Video Mix
1:20 pm Sir Patrick Stewart Solo on stage
1:50 pm William Shatner and Kate Mulgrew join Sir Patrick Stewart on stage
2:20 pm Kate Mulgrew Solo on stage
2:50 pm William Shatner Solo on stage
3:20 pm George Takei and John Cho/The Sulu Summit
4:10 pm Music Video
4:20 pm David Warner (First Creation Star Trek Convention Appearance!) Star Trek V: The Final Frontier's St. John Talbot, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country's Chancellor Gorkon). Add'l credits in program booklet.
5:00 pm Stage Reset
5:20 pm The Creation Star Trek No Minimum Bid Auction: Lots of super-cool stuff offered!
6:10 pm The classic Star Trek Blooper Reels!
6:30 pm Nichelle Nichols (Uhura)