Masquerade at Con-Volution 2017

We will be having a staged Masquerade this year on the main stage at 4 pm on Saturday, Oct 7th.  There will be prep and run through happening from 11 am -1 pm on Saturday. Please plan to attend if you are wanting to participate.

Our Masquerade Hosts will be Phil and Kathe Gust. They will help you with all your questions and concerns .  Please complete the Masquerade form below and bring it in to the morning meeting on Saturday at 11 am or email it back to

Masquerade Forms – Convolution

Looking forward to seeing all the amazing costumers and CosPlayers this year!

Here are the  Rules for Convolution Masquerade 2017:

  • Any costume appearing on-stage must be suitable for a general audience.
  • Performances may consist of either individuals or groups.
  • No throwing of items from the stage for the safety of the performers and audience.
  • Any live weapon use or combat skit must be okayed ahead of time by the director.
  • Masquerade presentations should be no more than 1 minute long, if individual, but there is no minimum stage time. A simple catwalk to display your costume is fine. Group entries can be longer depending on size of group, up to 3 minutes.
  • There will be no workmanship judging at Convolution 2017, only stage presentation judging.
  • There will be no onstage microphones and no special lighting will be available, only standard room lighting.
  • Please submit your presentation using the form on the website. You will not be accepted without submitting a form. The cutoff date is at the con during the tech meeting (see below).
  • All entries are expected to check in and turn in forms at the tech meeting. Not all members of group entries need to appear, but the completed forms must be turned in by a member of the group.
  • Soundtracks should be submitted as a WAV or MP3 file on a USB Drive. Be sure to clearly label it with your performance name it so it can be returned.
  • Tech meeting is scheduled for Saturday between 11 AM and 1 PM for contestants to see the space, check in with sound tech, and get names and any other details verified with the MC.  
  • The masquerade is from 4pm -6pm that same day.  Check into the Green Room by 3 PM
  • Finally, have fun!