Universal Orlando presents "A Celebration of Harry Potter"

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The three day event will be in January and will include question and answer sessions with the artists of the film, a master class in combat with sticks, experience with the Sorting Hat and more.

The stars of the Harry Potter, Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gambon, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps and Evanna Lynch are scheduled to perform at the second annual "A Celebration of Harry Potter," a special event hosted by Universal Orlando Resort and Warner Bros . Entertainment, where fans will have the opportunity to celebrate all the adventures of Harry, from the beloved books to feature films. The creative talents also scheduled to perform are Paul Harris, the only choreographer combat with wands world, Kazu Kibuishi, the illustrator who reinvented the covers of the books of Harry Potter to Scholastic, and Eduardo Lima and Miraphora MinaLima Mine, which created the visual graphic style of the Harry Potter films.

"A Celebration of Harry Potter" will take place from January 30 to February 1, 2015, at Universal Orlando. Fans will have the opportunity to enjoy three days of amazing experiences, with autograph sessions and Q & A with actors from the Harry Potter films, panel discussions and demonstrations with the creative talents and access to the exhibition "A Celebration of Harry Potter ", where they can enjoy the experience with the Sorting Hat, take a picture in a recreation of the iconic set of the Great Hall and pay homage to the pride of the houses of Hogwarts in an interactive display Pottermore.

Visitors can also enjoy the world of Harry Potter on his own to go to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hogsmeade at Islands of Adventure, and the new The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida. Those with tickets for access to both parks will also address the Hogwarts Express emblematic and enjoy an unforgettable trip between the stations of King's Cross and Hogsmeade.

Access to "A Celebration of Harry Potter" is included with regular theme park admission or an annual pass, with the entry of certain activities granted by order of arrival.

Event details are as follows:


There will be discussions and question and answer sessions that include artists and film crew of Harry Potter, special demonstrations and discussions for children. The input to discussions and demonstrations will be awarded in order of arrival. Specific times will be posted later.

Behind the Scenes: Harry Potter Film Talent Discussion

Enjoy a fascinating and interactive question and answer session with some of your favorite movies Harry Potter actors. Discover what felt work in the most successful film franchise in history.

Duelling Combat Demonstration & Wand Masterclass With Paul Harris

Grab your wand and participate in a live lecture about dueling, presented by Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, with the only choreographer fought with sticks in the world, Paul Harris. Paul choreographed scenes of the epic battle in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and available to teach the technique to handle a wand.

Creating The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Alan Gilmore, artistic director of the Harry Potter, explain how, with his team, became reality the world of Harry Potter from fiction films and finally, in the two complexes of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in universal Orlando Resort. Also, you can listen in person to the team of entertainment for Universal Orlando tell how the shows were created live both in Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley, as well as some of the hidden "secrets" and interactive elements innovators within The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Graphic Design for the Harry Potter Films With MinaLima

Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima, graphic design studio MinaLima will share their perspectives on their roles as designers of graphical utility for more than a decade in the Harry Potter movies. They discussed and displayed some of the elements that created iconic props for Harry Potter films, including the Marauder's Map, the Daily Prophet and The Quibbler magazine, among others. Still immersed in the world of Harry Potter, also will comment on his recent participation in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley.

Illustration of Harry Potter With Kazu Kibuishi

The award-winning illustrator Kazu Kibuishi, reinvented book covers from Harry Potter to Scholastic, will be drawing some of your favorite live on stage this interactive discussion aimed at people of all ages characters.

The event "A Celebration of Harry Potter" this year will also include interactive experiences and discussions for children as a special demonstration on how to duel and a master class in combat with wands with Paul Harris, an interactive experience 'Dance Like a Beauxbatons and Durmstrang Battle like a 'as well as trivia Harry Potter films.


Harry Potter The Exhibition will take place within a sound stage in Universal Orlando and will be open to guests throughout the weekend. The exhibition will include the following booths and exhibits that will provide guests a deeper about the global phenomenon that is Harry Potter knowledge.

Harry Potter: The Exhibition

Sorting Hat Experience

Think you belong to Gryffindor or Slytherin? Or Hufflepuff? Perhaps a Ravenclaw? At the beginning of each school year, the Sorting Hat choose the right home for new students of Hogwarts, and you will have the opportunity to be selected in a design inspired by Hogwarts and Harry Potter ™ sponsored environment: The Exhibition.

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London

The production of the saga of Harry Potter films, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London gives visitors the opportunity to visit the actual scenarios used during filming. Visitors to "A Celebration of Harry Potter" will have the opportunity to take a picture in a recreation of the iconic Great Hall.


Graphic designers Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima created countless pieces of artwork unforgettable, some of which will be on display, including iconic items like the Marauder's Map, the Daily Prophet and schoolbooks of Hogwarts. Exclusively in celebration, designers launch their new range of stationery of Harry Potter, including original artwork graphic film. Limited edition prints based on the original designs of props will also be shown.

Pottermore from J.K. Rowling

Displays the colors of your house Hogwarts and celebrates your pride with Pottermore JK Rowling. For the millions of fans who attended the exclusive test Sorting Hat, created by the same JK Rowling, here comes the fantastic opportunity to participate in the 'Pottermore's Proudest House contest' competition. In addition, revive the thrill of a year and gets a unique opportunity to give your opinion on what's to come.


Celebrate the magic of Harry Potter and share your opinion about Harry Potter what it means for you. Meet the award-winning illustrator Kazu Kibuishi, reinvented book covers from Harry Potter and posters will be signing on Saturday 30 January, and enter for a chance to win a box with a collection of seven Harry Potter books.

Warner Bros. Entertainment

Do you have what it takes to defend against Dementors or to fly over Hogwarts castle on the hippogriff Buckbeak? Be part of some of your favorite scenes with this magical photographic experience as you surround elements authentic props from the movies of Harry Potter.

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