Beantown Comedy Riot 2014
New England's Oldest and Original Open Mike and Amateur Comedy Competition
$2000 IN CASH PRIZES
$800-1st place prize and a
$200-2nd place prize and a
booking at each of the Dick Doherty Comedy Clubs , Rob Steen's Headliners and at GOTHAM Comedy Club NYC and Mohegan Sun
Contest will be held Thursday nights beginning JUNE 26th at Dick Doherty's Comedy Den.
10 comics will compete each week for 8 weeks.
There will be 4 preliminaries then a semifinal followed by another round of 4 prelims and semifinal and then the final.
Each week there will be a $50 and $25 prize.
Semi final prizes will be $75, $50, & $25.
All comics who have performed in at least 1 Open Mike Night at any comedy club and made no more than a $300 average per month for doing comedy for the past 6 months will be eligible for entry.
All shows will be held in our Boston Club.
Entrance fee is $35. Call and Sign up at Dick Doherty's main office 800-401-2221
Judging will be by 2 industry professionals and the audience. Voting will be on a scale
of 1 to 5 by each judge for each comic. The comics with the highest 2 totals from
the 2 judges & Audience votes will win 1st & 2nd place each week.
Filming of the event options:
$10.00 for Web Format (only) – upload onto the internet-(Dick believes he has finally figured it out!!!!)
Comedy Riot T-Shirt will be available to all contestants at Our Cost ($10) and they must be pre-ordered for specific size availability.
Call or sign up early for best spots
TELL YOUR FRIENDS!!!
Dick & Kathy Doherty
Dick Doherty's Comedy Den
184 High St., Boston, MA 02110
Contestant Sign Up Available for Boston
1st Prelim June 26th, 2014
2nd Prelim July 3rd, 2014
3rd Prelim July 10th, 2014
4th Prelim July 17th, 2014
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