East Bay Comedy Competition

Thu, Jun 30, 2022

East Bay Comedy Competition

100 Comics (50 New Faces and 50 Veterans) will compete over three days to win cash prizes and weekend bookings at the Alameda Comedy Club! Thursday, June 30th at 7pm & 9pm - New Faces Qualifying Rounds Friday, July 1st at 7pm & 9pm - Veterans Qualifying Rounds Saturday, July 2nd at 7pm - New Faces Finals Saturday, July 2nd at 9pm - Veterans Finals
- For the qualifying rounds comics will do 3 minute sets - Five comics from each qualifying round will advance to the finals (10 each for New Faces and Veterans) - For the finals comics will do 7 minute sets
- Winners will be selected based on a combination of audience voting and the professional judges panel - Contest winners and runners up will be booked for paid spots in upcoming shows in addition to the cash prize
- First Place Winners will receive $300 and First Runners Up will receive $100 - The winner of the Veterans Competition will be booked for a 30-minute set Feature weekend at the Alameda Comedy Club (4 shows total) - The winner of the New Faces Final will be booked for a 15-minute set Host Spot weekend at the Alameda Comedy Club (4 shows total)

- First runners up from each group will be booked for a Thursday Bay Area Showcase spot