THE BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL COMPETITION

TO SUBMIT - PLEASE COMPLETE ALL
Those accepted will be notified by June 12th, 2017


About Boston Comedy Festival Contest

For over a decade the Boston Comedy Festival has been the "Comic's Comedy Festival," showcasing the most innovative up and coming stand-up comedians in the country, the go-to for the industry looking for their next big comedy star. It is a great opportunity for audiences to get an inside look at the best comics of today in a city legendary for producing comedy genius. The Boston Comedy Festival also brings stars such as Lewis Black, Dennis Leary, Joan Rivers, The Smothers Brothers and Louis CK to Beantown as well a hilarious independent films and premium improv and sketch comedy.

 

MUST APPLY BY MONDAY, JUNE 5TH

 

Preliminary Rounds - July 5th & 6th

Semi Final Rounds - July 7th

FINAL ROUND - July 8th


 

JULY 5TH THROUGH JULY 8TH, 2017

 

Preliminary Rounds (Six)
  • July 5th and July 6th at The Comedy Works
  • Wednesday & Thursday (7:00p, 8:00p and 9:00p each night)
  • Comics to perform 5 minutes. Up to 8 acts on each show plus headliner.
  • Top 2 comics from each show move on to semi-finals
Semi-final Rounds (Two)
  • July 7th at The Comedy Works
  • Friday (7:00p and 9:00p)
  • Comics to perform 10 minutes - 6 acts on each show.
  • Top 2 comics from each show move on to finalsĀ 
Final round (One)
  • July 8th at The Comedy Works
  • Saturday (8:00pm)
  • Comics to perform 15 minutes each - 4 acts on the show.
  • TOP COMIC MOVES ON TO THE BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL, Fall 2017!
    AND WINS $500.00!
Judging criteria
  • Panel of 3 judges
  • 25% - Stage presence
  • 25% - Material
  • 25% - Delivery
  • 25% - Audience reaction

CONTACT & PARKING

Contact

The Comedy Works
388 Broadway - Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Call Us: 1-518-275-6897

Email Us: info@thecomedyworks.com

Mail Us: P.O. Box 201 - Saratoga Springs, NY 12866