CONTEST STRUCTURE:

All shows are conducted through Zoom.

There will be 12 preliminary rounds for each category (April 23 - July 10).

Feature shows are always on Friday, Headliner shows are always on Saturday.

Winners are determined by audience vote.

One winner from each preliminary round will move on straight to the Finals.

Second place for each preliminary round will move onto the Semifinals.

The Semifinals are on July 16th and 17th. The Finals will take place on July 23rd and 24th.

The winner of the Semifinal round will go on to compete in the Finals.

The winner of each category's Finals are our Grand Prize Winners!

WILD CARD ROUND:

The Wild Card Round is ONLY open to comedians who have participated in another preliminary round and didn't move on.

CONTEST RULES:

-Sets must be performed mostly in English or you will be disqualified.

-Features will perform 3 minute sets with a minute to wrap up, totaling 4 minutes. Headliners will perform 6 minute sets with a minute to wrap up, totaling 7 minutes. If you go over your time, 25% of your votes will be deducted.

-If you miss your scheduled performance date you will be disqualified.

-If you show up late to the pre-show meeting, you will have to perform first on the lineup.

-In the event that you are disqualified, you no longer have a chance at winning and your entry fee will not be refunded.

CONTEST PRIZES

THE FIRST PLACE FINALS WINNER FOR BOTH CATEGORIES WILL RECEIVE:

-$500

-A one year management contract with Golden Artists Entertainment

-Gigs

-Title of "THE WORLD'S FUNNIEST COMEDIAN"

SECOND PLACE

-$100

-One gig

-The possibility of management from G.A.E.

THIRD PLACE

-$50

-One gig

-The possibility of management from G.A.E.

THE FIRST PLACE WINNER OF EACH PRELIMINARY ROUND WILL RECEIVE:

-$50

CLICK ON ONE OF THESE TWO OPTIONS TO PAY YOUR ENTRY FEE:

After you checkout, you will receive a welcome email from brittney@goldenartistsentertainment.com within 48 hours of entering.

CATEGORY FOR COMEDIANS WHO HAVE PERFORMED FOR 5 YEARS OR MORE.

CATEGORY FOR COMEDIANS WHO HAVE PERFORMED FOR 5 YEARS OR LESS