Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 is just around the corner and as we gear up to for a clash of galaxies from near and far we’re taking a look at the full line up for panels, discussions, and more coming up for the historic event! Today, we’re looking at the Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 schedule for Thursday May 26, 2022. Here’s what to expect…

Event Schedule for Thursday, May 26

Lucasfilm’s Studio Showcase

11:00AM – 12:30PM, Live on the Celebration Stage; streamed to the Galaxy and Twin Suns Stages

Celebration returns, launching with a must-see showcase that will kick the weekend’s festivities into hyperdrive. Lucasfilm’s current crop of live-action filmmakers will be joined by special guests to discuss the many adventures coming soon, including

Attack of the Chords: The Music of Episode II with David W. Collins

1:00PM – 2:00PM, Live on the Galaxy Stage

Come celebrate the music of as host David W. Collins explores the musical connections between the story and characters, breaking down both new and classic themes.

Lucasfilm Publishing: Stories From a Galaxy Far, Far Away

1:00PM – 2:00PM, Live on the Twin Suns Stage

From adult novels to kids comics, from the time of the High Republic to the rise of the First Order, this is the place to dive deeper into the stories from a galaxy far, far away. Featuring details on new and upcoming titles from Disney Lucasfilm Press, Del Rey, Dark Horse, and more! Including all-new announcements and reveals from a galaxy far, far away! Moderated by Lucasfilm’s Michael Siglain.

Ian McDiarmid: An Audience with The Emperor 

1:30PM – 2:30PM, Live on the Celebration Stage

“I am all the Sith.” Join Ian McDiarmid, who portrayed Chancellor and then Emperor Palpatine in all three trilogies of the Skywalker saga, for a discussion that is sure to reveal rare insights and behind-the-scenes stories from the celebrated actor who provided some of the most resonant, bone-chilling performances in all of the saga.

Collectibles Update with Lucasfilm’s Brian Merten

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM, Live on the Twin Suns Stage

The things we collect and bring into our lives really do show our affinity for the story we love. Come celebrate with us and find out what’s happening first hand with your favorite collectibles. We’ll chat about Prop Replicas, statues and more, probably with a surprise or two along the way.

The High Republic: For Light and Life

3:00PM – 4:00PM, Live on the Galaxy Stage

Centuries before the Skywalker saga there was The High Republic! Join moderator and Star Wars: The High Republic Show host Krystina Arielle, along with luminous authors Claudia Gray, Justina Ireland, Daniel José Older, Cavan Scott, and Charles Soule, along with Lucasfilm’s James Waugh and Michael Siglain, for an in-depth conversation about the golden age of the Jedi. Including all-new announcements and reveals from Phase II: Quest of the Jedi!

But Wait, There’s More!

Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 takes place over multiple days with content planned for each day! Check below to see what’s available!

See it for Yourself

Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center from May 26-29, 2022.