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 Throwing Toasters JIM HENSON COMPANY, TOKYO DOME JAPAN, WEIRD AL YANKOVIC OPENER, RADIO ADVENTURES DR FLOYD, NFL
Like a clean Tenacious D, this all original comedy rock 'band' has only one band member, Grant Baciocco. The rest of the members of seem to be figments of Grant´s imagination. This does not seem to deter this one man Comedy Rock show from being a side splittingly funny and super high energy affair. A Throwing Toasters set features all original songs about daily observations; lines at A.T.M. machines, people who give away the endings of movies and the legal side of Nursery Rhymes. Throwing Toasters is currently touring Colleges and clubs all over the United States and has opened for Weird Al Yankovic, and played at the Tokyo Dome in Japan. You may also recognize him from his extremely successful podcast "The Radio Adventures of Doctor Floyd" or as a puppeteer and host in The Jim Henson Company's "Stuffed & Unstrung." www.ThrowingToasters.com WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
Special Guest The Great Omar OPENS FOR THE BAND WAR, HOUSE OF BLUES HOLLYWOOD, LAS VEGAS STRIP, ICE HOUSE COMEDY CLUB, TELEMUNDO TELEVISION
The Great Omar (Covarrubias) Born and raised in Boyle Heights comes the newest Comedy Magic sensation. His talents beginning from street performer to comedy club headliner are the fastest ever in the comedy industry. His comedic talents as well as his mysterious magic tricks will blow audiences away. With his charismatic style and his quick wit,Omar is now one of the most sought after acts today. Performing over a decade with apperances as the opening act for "War", The Ice House, Las Vegas´ strip and Bellagio Hotel & Casino, House of Blues Hollywood and for charities such as the Ronald McDonald Foundation at Angel Stadium. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK