Disney has announced that Hulu + Live TV will have an “Abbott Elementary,” immersive fan experience at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con called “New Teacher Dis-Orientation”.
Kicking off on Thursday 21st July 2022, in front of the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, fans will have the chance to walk the halls of Abbott Elementary, earning their very own staff credentials via experiential set recreations. Channel your inner Principal Ava by striking a pose behind her official desk, or pay a visit to Janine’s classroom for the opportunity to contribute to real teachers in need through curated Scholastic ClassroomsCount™ wish lists. The “New Teacher Dis-Orientation” activation will also feature original art submitted by fans via the official “Abbott Elementary” Fan Art Contest, in addition to screenings of fan-favorite episodes, live performances and more.
San Diego Comic-Con passholders are also invited to join the cast and executive producers for a LIVE screening and virtual panel discussion in the Indigo Ballroom on Thursday 21st July 2022 (1:30-2:30 p.m. PT).
“Abbott Elementary” season two premieres on ABC on Wednesday 21st September 2022 (9:00-9:31 p.m. EDT) and will be released the following day on Hulu. The series stars Quinta Brunson as Janine Teagues, Tyler James Williams as Gregory Eddie, Janelle James as Ava Coleman, Chris Perfetti as Jacob Hill, Lisa Ann Walter as Melissa Schemmenti and Sheryl Lee Ralph as Barbara Howard. Quinta Brunson serves as writer and executive producer alongside Justin Halpern and Patrick Schumacker of Delicious Non-Sequitur Productions. The series is produced by Warner Bros. Television and 20th Television.
The first season of “Abbott Elementary” is available to stream on Hulu. The series is also released as a Star Original on Disney+ around the world.