Join The Boston Comedy Festival at the Preliminary round of a nationwide stand-up competition. Ninety-six, bright-eyed comics from all over the country compete for $10,000 dollars in prize money. When it's over, there will be one comic standing with a nice little bag of money and a ton of bragging rights.
Special Guest: Paul Nardizzi
Paul has made numerous appearances on Conan O'Brien, Comedy Central, won the Boston Comedy Festival Competition and is one of the most requested acts on XM Satellite Radio. He is now one of the top stand up comedians in Boston and the New England Area, and is known nationally for his rapid-fire comedy style.
Hosted By: Tim McIntire
Tim McIntire has been one of the most popular and prolific comedians in New England for over a decade. His career has been eclectic - he's hosted the Boston Music Awards, written for Nickelodeon, released two comedy albums, and been featured on NPR.
Preliminary Round 3 Features:
Andre Arruda, Matt D, Emily Ruskowski, E.J. Murphy, Andrew Mayer, Selena Coppock, Mark Norman, Myke Herlihy, Julia Scotti, Jarwan Nelson, Josh Carter, Tom McTiernan
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Boston Comedy Festival
For over a decade the Boston Comedy Festival has been the “Comic’s Comedy Festival,” showcasing the most innovative up and coming stand-up comedians in the country, the go-to for the industry looking for their next big comedy star. It is a great opportunity for audiences to get an inside look at the best comics of today in a city legendary for producing comedy genius.