THE BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL COMPETITION
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
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 finals
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!
- Panel of 3 judges
- 25% - Stage presence
- 25% - Material
- 25% - Delivery
- 25% - Audience reaction
CONTACT & PARKING
The Comedy Works388 Broadway - Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Call Us: 1-518-275-6897
Email Us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mail Us: P.O. Box 201 - Saratoga Springs, NY 12866