CAROLINA'S FUNNIEST COMIC 2017
Now accepting comics for the 2017 Carolina's Funniest Comic Contest
To confirm a spot you must register by 7PM Friday December 16, 2016.
FIRST ROUND line ups will be announced on Monday December 19, 2016.
Carolina's Funniest Details for 2017 -
The funniest comedians from North Carolina and South Carolina will compete for $1500 in cash and prizes. The NC shows will run throughout January and early February at the DSI Comedy Theater. Audience vote decides the winners for the first three rounds! Special guest judges will help decide the last two rounds! A wildcard from the NC preliminary rounds will be voted on by comics to compete in the NC Finals.
COMICS perform 5 min (THURSDAY 1/5/17 8PM, THURSDAY 1/12/17 8PM, THURSDAY 1/19/17 8PM, THURSDAY 1/26/17 8PM) Top FOUR (4) from each round move on to the Second Round.
8 COMICS perform 7 min (DATE TBA) Top FOUR (4) from each round move on to the THIRD Round.
8 COMICS perform 7 min (DATE TBA) Top FOUR (4) + Wildcard move on to the SEMI FINAL "NC Final" Round.
SEMI FINAL ROUND "North Carolina Finals":
4 COMICS + WILD CARD perform 10 min (DATE TBA) Top two (2) move on to the CFC FINAL Round. 3rd, 4th and 5th place comics walk with $20.
CFCOMIC FINAL ROUND:
4 COMICS perform 15 min (DATE TBA)
FINALS PRIZE BREAKDOWN:
Top prize: $1000, Carolina's Funniest Comic 2017 Title and FREE entry into the 2018 NC Comedy Arts Festival (Chapel Hill, NC) and 2017 New South Comedy Festival (Greenville, SC), Second place: $300, Third place: $150, Fourth place: $50