It is time that the great state of Florida is recognized as the birthing ground of Comedic geniuses that it is ... Bert Kriescher, Daniel Tosh, Wayne Brady, Dan Whitney (Larry the Cable Guy), Carrot Top, Dane Cook, Ralphie May, Mitch Hedberg, Tom Rhodes, Brian Regan. Florida is so great it has its own tag on www.fark.com
We have set out to give Florida its due! Aug 1, 2012 is the kickoff date of our 14 city tour to find Florida’s Funniest Comedian. Each competition will have eleven comics competing. The winners from each city move on to the Finale on November 14th 2012 at the new Boca Improv.
The winners of each of the 14 competitions will be chosen by Industry "experts", no seriously. The Finals are being judged by the biggest names in South Florida Comedy. These are the men and women who book comedians day in and day out for the Venues they represent.
Gets you an 8 week Improv club tour and 4 more weeks at selected participating clubs. That's 3 months of work! One Guest Spot at the world famous Gotham Comedy Club in NYC plus a second Guest Spot at the world famous Melrose Improv in LA and meeting with a Top Talent Agency.
Gets you to Phoenix for a one week engagement at the new 600 seat Stand Up Live Comedy Club.
A cool ribbon made of Lycra.
Rene' Harte will choose a select few to bring to NACA, all expenses paid, to showcase in front of 100's of college booking agents! You don't have to place to win this, you just need to be college-funny!
The judges will be choosing, strictly from the video submissions, three comics to be named Florida's Funniest's Next Rising Stars. Each winner will receive private emcee training from the Improv as well as one paid emcee spot. Submit your best 5 minutes.