Besides making numerous appearances at various bars, taco stands, and trivia nights, Andre + Ryan also hit the road or someone else’s microphone.
More cool trips and podcast appearances coming soon! Check this page for the latest – and for the SUPER latest, including new drink concoctions and other shenanigans, follow Andre (T: @andregower I: @andregowerofficial W: andregower.com) and Ryan (T: @ryanlambert111 I: @ryanlambert111) on that thar social media thingie.
Rockula Horror Expo 2017
October 27-29 / San Antonio, TX
Andre + Ryan (that’s us to you) are signing your MS shtuff and taking goofy photos at the first incarnation of this expo. Then we’ll go eat BBQ on the Riverwalk.
Fantastic Fest 2017
September 21-29 / Austin, TX
Join the cast of Monster Squad for a very special event on Friday, September 22 at the Highball/Alamo Drafthouse. It’s not a screening of the movie – it’s something else. Trust us – you won’t want to miss it. (Badgeholders only)
Prince Charles Cinema
October 21, 2017 / London
Ryan and Andre hit the cinema for their first ever MS screening + Q&A across the pond!
Short Ends Season Two
Nerdist’s Alpha Channel
Short films often don’t get the exposure they deserve, no matter how brilliant they are. We want to resolve that. Creator/host André Gower and host Ryan Lambert lead you on a journey of short filmmakers and the process behind these films. Each episode focuses on themes like inner demons, dark comedy, and science fiction, a perfect fit for the duo who grew up in the horror comedy cult film, The Monster Squad!
San Diego Comic-Con
July 21-23, 2017
Ryan + Andre will be signing a supercool Melissa Sanchez Monster Squad poster in Booth 3919 (Saturday @1pm) and guesting on the GEEKSCAPE podcast, chasing down peeps of our own to grab for Squadcast, promoting SHORT ENDS, and generally partaking in the fun and panels! If you see us, say hi, FFS!
E.T. Special Screening (to benefit the non-profit Valley Relics)
Get tickets here!
Andre – who, for those who are only SO-SO fans, starred in the E.T. Atari video game commercial – will introduce the iconic film (fun trivia: the bike-riding scene was filmed in young Andre’s neighborhood!) alongside Jared Cowan from LA Weekly (whose new podcast, On Location, is excellent, and not just because Andre/Ryan/Ashley were his first guests!). This event will benefit Valley Relics, a non-profit museum in Chatsworth dedicated to preserving Valley history. Twitter: @MyValleyPass, @valleyrelics.
MONSTER SQUAD REUNION TOUR @ ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE (NATIONWIDE!)
Seventeen (seventeen?? If we pull this off, we’re gonna shit!) venues across the nation in August 2017! Andre, Ryan, and Ashley are heading out to meet all of you! Wanna go? Head to www.drafthouse.com and click “Choose Your Local Alamo” at the top right of the screen. Then, if your city is listed (or one you’re willing to go to!), click it, find MONSTER SQUAD and grab those tix before everyone else does! (Some locations sold out.)
Here’s where we’re coming for ya (refer to the Drafthouse website for the final word):
Mon 8/14 San Francisco, CA | Tues 8/15 Chandler, AZ | Wed 8/16 El Paso, TX | Thurs 8/17 Denver, CO | Fri 8/18 Omaha, NE | Sat 8/19 Kansas City | Sun 8/20 Houston, TX | Mon 8/21 Corpus Christi, TX | Tues 8/22 Laredo, TX | Wed 8/23 San Antonio, TX | Thurs 8/24 New Braunfels, TX | Fri 8/25 Austin, TX | Sat 8/26 Lubbock, TX | Sun 8/27 DFW, TX | Mon 8/28 Brooklyn, NY | Tues 8/29 Yonkers, NY | Wed 8/30 Winchester, VA
Can’t wait to see you (again for some of you)!
Wizard World Philadelphia
Wizard World Horror Fest
June 2-4, 2017
Andre + Ryan will sign autographs at their booth, host a Monster Squad screening with Q&A, and coolest of all, host a retro screening of Nightmare on Elm Street, including a Q&A with special guest Heather Langenkamp. Tickets
Shot at Town Square on the Warner Bros. lot, Ryan, Andre, and Ashley Bank (Phoebe) are the inaugural guests on this new podcast from L.A. Weekly‘s Jared Cowan.
Spooky Empire Weekend Orlando
April 20-23, 2017
Autographs and a nicely attended Q&A panel.
We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Show: the BiggerShow Podcast
Andre and Ryan chat with BiggerShow in Chattanooga about…well, go listen.
Chattanooga Film Festival 2017
April 6-10, 2017
Ryan and Andre schmoozed, ate a lot of food, got tattooed, hosted a screening/Q&A of Monster Squad, and recorded their first live episode of Squadcast.
The beloved podcast of Blumhouse.com’s Ryan Turek, Rebekah McKendry, Elrick Kane and Rob Galuzzo, Ryan and Andre have a grand old time and the group re-casts their own Monster Squads.
Horrorhound Weekend Cincinnati
Autographs, a full reunion with the cast of Monster Squad, a Q&A panel (with over 600 attendees!) and a screening of the film.
Monster Squad at Mann’s Chinese Theatre
Ryan, Ashley, and Andre hosted a Q&A.
Monster Squad at the Ace Theatre
Ryan, Ashley, and Andre hosted a Q&A alongside esteemed MS cinematographer Bradford May and effects artist Tom Woodruff, Jr. Moderated by Ain’t It Cool News’ Eric Vespe and presented by Creature Features.
Monster Squad Art Show
Curated and presented by Creature Features, this gallery showcased amazing fan art from around the world dedicated to Monster Squad.
Fantastic Fest 2016
September 21-28, 2016
Andre played along with Doug Benson in a Doug Loves Movies edition of Monster Squad. He also schmoozed, saw lots of great films, held a Facebook Live Nerdist interview with Clarke Wolfe, and more. Andre and Ryan will be there for Fantastic Fest 2017! Stay tuned!
Pretty Pretty Pony Show
Andre got his rocks off as the Guest of Honor at this hilarious improv show in Santa Monica; Ryan did his turn the year before.
Pop My Culture Podcast
Hosted by former Sketchfest! San Francisco dude Cole Stratton and Vanessa Ragland, Ryan and Andre took the yukyuks over to their studio to talk smack about a lot of things.
Bruce Campbell’s Horror Film Fest Chicago
Ryan and Andre (along with host Bruce Campbell) presented Monster Squad director Fred Dekker with the fest’s first annual Groovy as Hell award, and the trio held a Q+A after a screening of the film.
Wizard World Chicago