Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff will be hosting the ‘Monster Family Day Out’ this Easter.
Packed full of exciting monster activities from prosthetic demos to Who challenges, the day has something for everyone to enjoy:
• Millennium FX workshops, including talks and demonstrations on how the monsters of Doctor Who are created, practical workshops and advice for people who want to get into the industry.
• Vortex Challenge – a game testing your knowledge of the world’s most famous Time Lord. Hosted by writer Cavan Scott.
• Monster Mash Creative Workshop, also with Cavan Scott.
• Miniature workshop hosted by special effects expert Mike Tucker.
• Photo opportunity with a Silent on the Silence Spaceship.
• Eggs-terminate station – design your own Doctor Who egg.
• Surprise appearances throughout the day.
Tickets to the event are free of charge with a valid DWE ticket for Wednesday, 16th April 2014. The event starts at 10am and finishes at 5pm.
For further details about the event and availability of tickets, go to the DWE Website.
Filming Doctor Who Series 8 in Cardiff Bay - Thursday, 13th March 2014.
Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman were spotted in a foggy Cardiff Bay this morning, filming scenes for episode 5, written by Steve Thompson.
BBC Roath Lock Studios in Cardiff are set to open to the public on Saturday, 29 March for a special effects workshop.
Neill Gorton, director of BAFTA-winning Millennium FX, will provide an insight into how some of the monsters and aliens from Doctor Who and Russell T Davies’ Wizards vs Aliens are created.
The event is just one of a number of live events around the UK supporting BBC Radio 4's Character Invasion Day.
You can apply for tickets at any time until Thursday, 13 March at 4pm GMT, and only a maximum of four tickets per household are available.
Apply for tickets here.
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Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff Bay is to debut a new walk-through adventure, starring Peter Capaldi.
The Experience will close the current interactive walk-through in the autumn, which features Matt Smith.
"The new walk-through is currently in the early planning stages, with an exact date for the revamp yet to be set," a BBC spokesperson told Digital Spy.
Filming for Doctor Who Series 8 in Cardiff Bay on Tuesday 25th February 2014, with Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman and Samuel Anderson.
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