Charles Battersby is a playwright, actor and journalist who is also known for his plays Astonishing Adventures, That Cute Radioactive Couple, and sTopless Go-Go Girls at the Troll Hole. He has written about video games for sites including Complex, Joystiq, Automaton and Explosion. Charles founded the transgender rights organization PressXY. He is the screenwriter of the Fallout Lore webseries at Shoddycast.
I’ll be moderating three panels at the Penny Arcade Expo in Boston on March 6th and 7th. Come see me in:
Press XY Presents: Trans Against Insanity: Celebrity Edition: March 6th 3:00
The End Boss Doesn’t Exist – Atheism in Video Games: March 6th 5:00
I’m presenting a couple of talks at the Games For Change Festival on April 22nd. Look for me in:
You can catch me doing several talks on Cosplay at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Sakura Masturi festival April 25th & 26th.
YOU JUST MISSED
On Sunday October 12th I moderated a panel about transgender comic book characters at the New York Comic Con: Secret Identities – Transgender Themes in Comic Books.
And on October 12th I had a reading of my play Astonishing Adventures at Theater For The New City.
My new play The Astonishing Adventures of All American Girl & The Scarlet Skunk ran in the Brick Theater’s Comic Book Theater Festival in June 2014! See our press coverage here.
On June 14th I moderated a panel on transgender comic book characters at New York Comic Con’s Special Edition NYC. Listen to a podcast of Secret Identities: Transgender Themes in Comic Books on AmberUnmasked.com
Another article about my panel at Special Edition NYC. “By far my favorite panel” - Comics Nexus
I performed at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Sakura Matsuri cherry blossom festival. I hosted “The Battersby Show” on both days, and modeled in the Cosplay Fashion Show, and the Parasol Society Fashion Show.
Press XY presented a new panel at the Penny Arcade Expo East.