Baltimore, MD (June 27, 2016) – Voice actress Alyson Leigh Rosenfeld, known for her roles on "Pokémon" and "Yu-Gi-Oh!," among others, will be a guest at Otakon 2016, according to Otakorp Inc.
Rosenfeld portrays Bonnie and Nurse Joy on "Pokémon"; Rio Kastle on "Yu-Gi-Oh!"; Zexal, Princess Leonora and Baba Cara on "Super 4"; Kahori Harukawa in the "Psychic School Wars" anime feature; and Ally and Riley on "Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc V!" She has provided voices for numerous cartoons, video games, toys and commercials. She can also be seen performing theatre in New York City (most recently in the critically-acclaimed "Seussical"), and on-screen in her new web series, "Crumbly Kitchen" (http://www.crumblykitchen.com).
For more info, check out her website (http://www.alysonleighrosenfeld.com) and follow her on Twitter (@AlysonRosenfeld) or on Instagram (@alysonleighrosenfeld).
Otakon 2016 will be held August 12-14 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD. ABOUT OTAKON AND OTAKORP, INC.: Now entering its twenty-third year, Otakon is an annual celebration of Japanese and East Asian popular culture, and also one of the largest gatherings of fans in the United States. Otakon celebrates popular culture as a gateway to deeper understanding of Asian culture, and has grown along with the enthusiasm for anime, manga, video games, and music from the Far East. Since 1999, Otakon has been held in Baltimore, Maryland; currently, Otakon is one of Baltimore's few large, city-wide events, drawing over 34,000 people for three days each year (for a paid attendance of over 100,000 turnstile attendees). Otakon is a membership based convention sponsored by Otakorp, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based, 501(c)3 educational non-profit whose mission is to promote the appreciation of Asian culture, primarily through its media and entertainment. Otakorp, Inc. is directed by an all-volunteer, unpaid staff – we are run by fans, for fans.
For more information about Otakorp, Inc., see http://www.otakon.com/otakorp/index.asp
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