Amtgard is a non-profit, educational group dedicated to recreating the medieval, ancient and fantasy genres.
Ashley Snyder has been with Memphis Rocky Horror for 3 years.
Brock has been a member of the Memphis Rocky Horror shadowcast "Absent Friends" since 2010, primarily in the role of Riff Raff.
Corbit has working with various Rocky casts over his 20 obsession with the movie. He has also emceed for the past several years at Mid-South Con.
Dan satiates his passion for learning by producing and directing films at Timid Monster. In his meager tinkerings, he has released the award-winning films “Avarice” and “John Gray,” taught multi-media production internationally, and animated the graphics for Neil Patrick Harris' opening numbers at the 2012 and 2013 Tony Awards. Dan proudly hails from Southern New Mexico, and prefers green over red.
Daniel is an award-wining filmmaker and musician, having worked in all capacities of film - including writing, directing, acting, and every manner of crew positions. His wildly varying work has won awards for narrative, documentary, experimental, and music video. Daniel is also a photographer, freelancing for multiple print publications and several websites. He currently is employed by PMQ Pizza Magazine where he gets to travel the world eating pizza. His hobbies include holding Guinness World Records in multiple video games and writing/performing rockabilly and punk music.
Amber Lea is a professional Belly Dancer, DJ, Glow Dancer, and Fire Dancer.
Memphis native and local goth/industrial DJ. Faust has played past Cons and various clubs around town.
Ivellios has been involved with music for over 15 years.
Erin has been happy to be a part of the cast and crew for Rocky Horror, and to be able to perform and help at Midsouth Con for a few years now. She is looking forward to another year of craziness at MSC!
Member of Absent Friends, writer of fantasy novels and fanfic
Longtime bandmates Leif Ericson and Jason Dominioni recently started working with Ashley Snyder on vocals; the result is Grasping Thin Air. They're not death metal, hard rap, twang country, or hippie jam band; anything else goes.
Jennifer has been part of the Memphis Rocky Horror Cast, Absent Friends, since it started in 2010.
John Beifuss is the movie reviewer and a reporter for The Commercial Appeal, the daily newspaper in Memphis. He is the author of the children's book "Armadillo Ray," and has written for TV Guide, The New York Times and other publications. His first published article was in Famous Monsters of Filmland magazine.
Entertainer, Media Host, Time Traveling Adventurer. Johnny Dellarocca, AKA "Big Daddy Cool"
Co-Founder/Production Supervisor at Timid Monster Productions.
Bass player for Reaching Venus until 2012. Bass player and co-composer for Grasping Thin Air after that.
Mark F. Berry is a writer-historian on the subject of classic genre films and the remarkable people who made them.
Melanie has worked with the Oxford Film Festival since 2006 and serves as the Development Director.
Rachel M Taylor is a writer and a director with Timid Monster.
Professional videographer and video editor, husband and father, recovering costumer,
Memphis Rocky Horror/Absent Friends Tim has been the prop master and an occasional performer (Eddie, Dr. Scott, Columbia) for the Memphis "Rocky Horror Picture Show" shadowcast, "Absent Friends", since September, 2010.
Our primary focuses are literacy and education. To that end, we have held an annual convention in Memphis, TN for over two decades hosting numerous authors, editors, scientists, and artists. We also hold a free writers' conference with workshops by award winning authors and editors.
MidSouthCon is presented by Mid-South Science and Fictions Conventions Inc. a non-profit type 501(c)(3) Corporation. Donations are welcome (and are tax deductible).
Address: MidSouthCon P.O. Box 17724 Memphis, TN 38187-0724 www.midsouthcon.org