FRIDAY VIPS

Lucas CorVatta
Comedian
Friday MC

A native of Los Alamos and resident of Santa Fe, CorVatta has spent the past decade broadening the limits of his enthusiasm and skill. At times a comedian, actor, write, and inventor, he finds success in each with his compassion and relatability – all apparent in Lucas’ many contributions.

Jim Burleson
Producer, Beyond Rosewell and Comic-Con

Friday Meet & Greet 5:30p Spaceport Visitor’s Center

We have many things to thank Jim for this year. He is responsible for bringing TorC Comic-Con. He is also making us the premiere city for his new Netflix series Beyond Roswell.

Ken Hudnall
Author, Beyond Roswell

Friday Meet & Greet 5:30p Spaceport Visitor’s Center

We are delighted to have the author of the book that inspired the Beyond Roswell Series with us.

Leon Vitali
AD, Stanley Kubrick

Friday Meet & Greet 6:00p Spaceport Visitor’s Center

It’s a rare person who would give up fame and fortune to toil in obscurity for someone else’s creative vision. Yet that’s exactly what Leon Vitali did after his acclaimed performance as “Lord Bullingdon in Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon (1975). The young actor surrendered his thriving career to become Kubrick’s loyal right-hand man. For more that two decades, Leon played a crucial role behind-the-scenes, helping Kubrick make and maintain his legendary body of work. Filmworker is about Leon.

Bruce Logan
SPX, 2001: A Space Odyssey

Friday Meet & Greet 6:00p Spaceport Visitor’s Center

Bruce has racked up film credits that are almost too numerous to mention. He won two Emmys as a writer/director and Director of Photography. He has directed spots which garnered two advertising Golden Lions at the Cannes Film Festival. He has produced enormously popular Super Bowl spots. He has shot feature films, theater projects, television commercials, music videos, and television shows. He has produced 80 episodes of Network HDTV. And he has been a colorist for film and television unders his own company, Color by Rainbow. A legend in his own time!

Nick FuriouStylz
Rapper/DJ

Friday Reception 9:30p at Austin Art Factory

Aka as Nick Furious. The Lyrical Gunslinger is an award-winning singer/songwriter/performer from Albuquerque. Nick considers himself both a humble teacher and hungry artist working and collaborating with many different people and cultures. Other current FURIOUS PROJECTS include Bandwidth No Name, A. Def, Products of the Golden Age, and The SuperHumans.