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Beantown Comedy Riots

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New England's Oldest and Original Open Mike and Amateur Comedy Competition

$800-1st place prize and a
$200-2nd place prize and a
booking at each of the Dick Doherty Comedy Clubs and at GOTHAM Comedy Club NYC and Mohegan Sun

Contest will be held Thursday nights beginning JUNE 27th 2013 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.

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
Available Spots Left on
Thursday Sept 15th
Thursday Sept 22nd
Thursday Sept 29th


Dick & Kathy Doherty

Dick's Beantown Comedy

Dick Doherty's Comedy Den
184 High Street Boston, MA 02110
(below Howl at the Moon)


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