Do you think you’re funny? Do you want to get a break in comedy? ETNCOMEDY.COM and THE BEER RUN are looking for the funniest person in the Tri-Cities! The event will be held March 11, 2017 at THE SOCIAL in Kingsport, TN, and will feature up to 10 amateur comics doing their best 3 minutes for a crowd of comedy fans, friends, and at least one nationally known celebrity judge (Shuli Egar, “The Howard Stern Show” and “The Jay Thomas Show” on SiriusXM). The final winner will be determined by the audience, so make sure your friends show up and vote for you!
For the comics:
Opportunity to win cash prize(s) and a guaranteed 5-10 minute opening for an A-List comedian at a future etncomedy.com event (1st place winner only).
For the audience:
The chance to laugh for 90 minutes straight, win some awesome door prizes, participate in voting, and have a heck of a lot of fun!
Minimum age is 18 to enter the venue (contestants and audience), 21+ to drink alcohol (don’t drink and drive, please, and always drink responsibly).
Contestant must submit the following:
- Personal Information: Contestant’s first name, last name, e-mail address, home phone number, mailing address, and date of birth (“Personal Information”).
- Photo: Photo becomes property of Sponsor (“Photo”)
- Video or Audio Submission (video is preferred): Contestant must submit a video or audio submission, performing an original comedy routine (“Video”). Video must be two (2) minute or less. Music, if included, must be part of the act, and played by the contestant (e.g., a musical comedy act).
- Contestant’s Video must contain participants at least eighteen (18) years of age.
SEND THE ABOVE TO: ETNCOMEDY AT GMAIL.COM OR CLICK HERE TO ENTER!
Deadline to enter is March 1, 2017, so don’t delay!
The judges will choose the top 10 entrants to compete the night of the event, so be funny! Those who don’t make the first cut will be placed on a waiting list in case someone doesn’t show, so plan on coming to the event anyway!
Check out the OFFICIAL RULES (entering the contest is verification that you’ve read the rules). LOCAL, amateur or budding professional comics will get priority in the selection process. This competition is designed to promote local comedy and to give new comics a shot at wider exposure. If you are a seasoned professional, email us for a potential future gig with ETNCOMEDY.COM, but please leave this competition to those who need the lift.
If you’re new to this, read this guide to not sucking in a comedy competition.
Stay tuned here or on our facebook page for more information! GOOD LUCK!