UNCLE CLYDE´S COMEDY CONTEST - is LA's Longest Running Comedy Contest, and you pick the winners. . There are eight preliminary rounds. In each preliminary round, 10 comics performs a five-minute set. A special guest performer or group is invited to perform at "Half Time" and at "Math Time" (the end of the show while the votes are being tallied). The 1st place winner receives $101.00 Cash Prize, 2nd place receives a $50.00 gift card from Flappers Comedy Club or from another location, and 3rd place gets a Clyde´s traditional Huge Side of French Fries. The top finishers will be invited to perform in the Soup-Or-Bowl finals. Each Soup-Or-Bowl Audience Vote winner will receive $500.00 cash and the Judges Vote will receive a Professional Gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant. Second place wins a $50 gift card, and third place wins a huge side of fries. Top Three Soup or Bowl Winners will come back for semi final rounds and the end of the year and The top three performers from each playoff round will be invited to perform in The Clyde´s Cup to be held once a year. OVER 360 Comedians and the Clyde's Cup is down to the top 10 of those. One Winner will get their name on a huge Trophy, along with a $2000 Cash Grand Prize, a professional gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant.. YOU the audience pick the winner! Previous Winners have included Bil Dwyer, Bobbie Oliver, Randall Park, Samuel J Comroe, Keon Polee, Quinn Dahle and many more.
Host/MC Jerry Corley EVENING AT THE IMPROV, COMEDY JAM - COMEDY CTRL., STAND-UP SPOTLIGHT - VH-1, WRITER - THE TONIGHT SHOW,
Former writer for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Jerry is a road warrior, touring the country doing comedy in clubs worldwide as well as keeping them laughing in the corporate market. When he's not on the road, Jerry runs the Stand Up Comedy Clinic, L.A.'s premiere comedy school in Burbank. WEBSITE | BOOK
Raised near Los Angeles, Tez left in 2003 and only recently found her way back. She's lived in Hawaii, Japan, Argentina, and India. Living abroad gives a special perspective on what it means to be an American, and how wonderfully absurd we are. She thought about writing a book, but stand-up sounded like so much more fun... WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Jim Barnes BURBANK COMEDY FESTIVAL, INSIDE JOKES COMEDY FEST, FLAPPERS CLAREMONT, FLAPPERS BURBANK, THE FORMOSA
Jim Barnes is a stand up comedian and writer from Southern California. He grew up in a household full of laughter and writes material based on his current state of utter confusion. Jim has studied with "The Joke Doctor", Jerry Corley and can be seen in clubs all around Southern California. He also produces a great show called "Jim Barnes and Friends", with an ever changing line up of his favorite comedians. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Brian Erb is a 17 year old comedian from Pasadena. Remember a time when homework and getting grounded were still problems? Brian lives that life every day, and he´ll remind you of it hilariously and sometimes painfully. Brian spent many years learning improv comedy at ComedySportz and Second City before becoming a stand-up comedian. In addition to his passion for art, Brian loves being "that one kid that´s so awkward that it´s funny." BOOK
Comedian Mike Kosareff REGULAR AT THE HARP INN , PABLO STEEL (INDIEMOVIE) ,
Smart. Edgy. Funny. Just some of the things Eric´s mom wishes he were. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Eric decided he needed a major change of scenery after high school. So he went to UCLA. Having spent most of his career as a writer, he recently decided to shift his attention to stand-up comedy with an emphasis on comedy writing, sketch comedy, and producing shows. Eric's act is packed with one and two-liners that are much like his penis: hard & uncut. Whether poking fun at his Hispanic heritage or recounting the horrors of dating a Dominatrix, Eric takes pleasure in revealing himself to audiences. Foreskin and all. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Originally from Croatia, where men are men, and sheep are still sheep. His attempt at acting has led him to a glamorous life of comedy with fewer than 500 YouTube hits, mostly by his family and himself. In hopes to step in the footsteps of legendary comedians, Brano began his career in his garage. His hard work, determination and maturity level has earned him numerous accolades, the most prestigious one being the best comedian of the year award, bestowed upon him by his neighborhood watch............ three houses in a row. Adopted uncle by many, Brano is the truth seeker who likes to spend most of his free time trying to understand the American way of life. BOOK
Comedian Kristina Hughes THE ICE HOUSE, THE COMEDY STORE, THE LAUGH FACTORY, REBELS OF COMEDY, FANCYCOMEDY.COM
Kristina Hughes is a fast-rising comedian who embodies the sweet shell of Molly Shannon... but has the wit and biting humor of Joan Rivers. As a former 'Miss Connecticut USA', Kristina thinks stand-up is a lot like pageants, "but without all the fake boobs". Rightly so, Kristina has been dubbed "The Queen of Fancy with the Flair for the Swear". Her irreverent humor causes contagious laughter in well-known comedic hotspots such as The Ice House, The Comedy Store, Flappers Comedy Club and more!
When good looks dove-tail with unfiltered sass you get 'FANCY COMEDY'.
She does more than stand-up, she stands-out! WEBSITE | | BOOK
A native of New Orleans, LA, Pablo Avion is a newcomer to comedy. As musician "Paul Avion" he was named a SPIN.com Artist to Watch, and lived and worked in the slums of Kenya for SPIN Earth. He studied sketch and improv at UCB, and started doing stand-up under the tutelage of Judith Shelton (Seinfeld), Melinda Hill (Funny or Die's The Program with Maria Bamford), and Jerry Corley, a protégé of George Carlin. He suggests if you ever do a Google image search for "Batman and Robin," be sure to always include "not having sex." WEBSITE | | BOOK