Local Cosplay Star: Giorgia

2012 MNCC champion!

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Madman Anime Festival is very excited to welcome local cosplay star Giorgia to MadFest!

Beginning her sewing and cosplaying career back in 2003, Giorgia is an avid fan of all things pop-culture, sci-fi, fantasy and anime. Since her first convention in 2004, she has competed in and won many cosplay and masquerade awards, including the Madman National Cosplay Championship (MNCC), of which she was a finalist in 2010 and 2011, and won the overall Championship in 2012.

Taking her love of costume further, Giorgia graduated in 2015 with an Advanced Diploma in Costume from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA). She also competed and won first prize in the Costume Category in the TELSTRA Perth Fashion Festival ‘Future Runway’ event in 2015.

Aside from cosplaying, she’s involved int he cosplaying and convention community by hosting and MCing cosplay events and conventions, as well as running panels, and is currently one-half of the Australian Representatives for the WCS World Cosplay Summit in Japan for 2018.