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Wow! We have received such an enthusiastic response to our vendor hall this year that we already have more applications than we have spaces! If you’ve submitted an application you will be notified if you have been approved, otherwise there’s always next year!

Thanks again to all our applicants!

Rebecca Shoichet (Voice of Sunset Shimmer/Sugar Belle/Night Glider. Singing Voice of Twilight Sparkle) is a singer/actor who grew up in Victoria, B.C., Canada. With an education in musical theatre, she sings in a wide variety of music styles from jazz to funk and from pop-rock to opera. She has performed with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Canadian popular artists Amanda Marshall and Tom Cochrane, and Vancouver-based bands Soulstream, Side One and Mimosa.
She has beenvoice acting since her move to Vancouver in 2000 and has played such characters as Agent Abigail Brand on Astonishing X-Men, Willi in Maya the Bee, Lorne and Dr. Kat in Kid vs Kat, and the English voices of such Anime characters as Nana O. in Nana, Chelsea Rorec in Tokyo Underground, and Eri and Sota in Inuyasha

Rebecca is currently the singing voice of Twilight Sparkle as well as playing Sunset Shimmer in the feature My Little Pony Equestria Girls.

Are you interested in helping to make Ponyville Ciderfest as awesome as it can be? Want to learn the ins and outs and get the behind the scenes experience of staffing a pony convention? Then staffing is for you! Fill out the application here to get started on your adventure in staffing!

What are the perks, you say? For staffing 20+ hours for the weekend you get:

  • An awesome Ponyville Ciderfest Staff T-Shirt!
  • Your Ponyville Ciderfest Badge, on us!
  • A Discounted Crash space for the weekend! ($25 per day)

Want to staff/volunteer but have questions? Email!

Ashleigh Ball (Voice of Rainbow Dash/Apple Jack/Lyra Heartstrings) is a Canadian actress known for voicing characters in several animated movies and TV series, most notably for her roles on My Little Pony and the Barbie Film Series. Her age may fool you, as she has worked on hundreds of episodes of animated series including Littlest Pet Shop, Care Bears, Pac man, Dinosaur Train, & Ready Jet Go, a Jim Henson production coming out in early 2016.

Ashleigh was trained to do it all! Most recently she is the subject of the documentary A Brony Tale, directed by Brent Hodge, which follows he through her first interactions with the brony community at Bronycon 2012. A Brony Tale has been nominated for Best Documentary at the 2015 Leo Awards in Vancouver, BC.

Although she studied at The Canadian College of Performing Arts in Victoria, BC, Ashleigh’s maintains her small town roots, even while touring throughout Canada and the United States with her band Hey Ocean!. Ashleigh continues to write and create her own music when time permits while logging thousands of air miles and hours across North America to play music and continue her exciting voice career.

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