UNCLE CLYDE´S COMEDY CONTEST - is LA's Longest Running Comedy Contest, and you pick the winners. . There are eight preliminary rounds. In each preliminary round, 10 comics performs a five-minute set. A special guest performer or group is invited to perform at "Half Time" and at "Math Time" (the end of the show while the votes are being tallied). The 1st place winner receives $101.00 Cash Prize, 2nd place receives a $50.00 gift card from Flappers Comedy Club or from another location, and 3rd place gets a Clyde´s traditional Huge Side of French Fries. The top two finishers will be invited to perform in the Soup-Or-Bowl finals. Each Soup-Or-Bowl Audience Vote winner will receive $500.00 cash and the Judges Vote will receive a Professional Gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant. Second place wins a $50 gift card, and third place wins a huge side of fries. (As an added feature to the contest, Flappers will be adding an online voting component via Facebook (TBD). **The producers reserve the right to manage contestants in any way possible or to control placement of contestents in any and all ways possible.**
The Top Two finishers from each Soup-Or-Bowl Finals, (as well as the online winner and/or judges wildcard winner - TBD), will be invited back at the end of the year to participate in Clyde´s Playoff Week a run of 3 shows held at Flappers Comedy Club Mainroom Dec 16th 17th and 18th, 2014. First place in each playoff round will win $101, second place will win a $50 gift card, and third place will win a giant side of fries. The top three performers from each playoff round will be invited to perform in The Clyde´s Cup to be held on Jan 7th 2015 at 8pm in which ONE winner will win the title of Clyde's Cup, their name on a huge Trophy, along with a $2000 Cash Grand Prize, a professional gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant.. We have Celebrity Judges lined up from Comedy Central, Princess Cruises, Flappers Comedy Club, Comedy Festivals, MySpace Comedy, National Lampoon, and many more. Previous Winners have included Bil Dwyer, Bobbie Oliver, Randall Park, Samuel J Comroe, Keon Polee, Quinn Dahle and many more.
Austen Tayshus is a highly experienced and multi-award winning Australian entertainer. He has been performing in Australia and around the world since 1980, in clubs, hotels, comedy rooms, universities, and arenas.
In 1983 he released his first single 'Australiana', which is still, in 2013, the biggest selling Australian single of all time.
He is a graduate of the Australian Film Television and Radio School(1978) and has directed, written and performed in many short films and feature films in Australia and the United States.
In 1998 he won Tropfest's best film and best actor for the short 'Intolerance', which he wrote.
He has released numerous recordings, mostly with social consciousness themes, he has appeared in many documentaries about the Holocaust, and continues touring all over the world.
Comedian Jackie Loeb FULL FRONTAL - SERIES REG, THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE, LAST COMIC STANDING, THE LATE SESSIONS, 20 TO 1
Jackie Loeb has performed at Comedy Festivals around the world, including the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, The Sydney Comedy Festival, The New Zealand Comedy Festival and the Vodacom International Comedy Festival in South Africa where she was labeled "the pick of the crop." Now based in Los Angeles, Jackie has headlined on the Australian and London comedy circuit and recently returned home from a season in Vegas. Jackie Loeb was a series regular on the award winning sketch - comedy Series ´Full Frontal´. Her phenomenal mimicry skills were frequently used on the show. Jackie was an International Finalist on ´Last Comic Standing´ and was one of the few Australian acts to appear on the ´The World Stands Up´ for Paramount TV (UK). Jackie also works as an Actor, Vocalist, Musician, Freelance Writer and was the resident female voice over talent on The Comedy Channel. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Lowie MTV , FOX, LOWIE VS AMERICA, LOWIES SUPER AWESOME SHOW, LOWIES HOT30
Lowie is an award winning Comedian, TV Host, Actor, Writer and Radio DJ from Australia. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Monty Franklin FOX FM(AUS), COMEDY CHANNEL(AUS), CIRCLE, CHANNEL 10(AUS)
Monty is an Australian based stand-up comedian. He has performed hundreds of shows in Australia and New Zealand, from outback mining camps, to sporting clubs and the biggest comedy venues all over the country. Monty has entertained for numerous corporate functions as well as performing three successful shows at The Melbourne International Comedy Festival. As a result of Monty´s stand-up success he has been lucky enough to entertain crowds for a number of TV shows including Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, Between The Lines and most notably Carols By Candlelight, performing to a packed crowd at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl. Monty has appeared a number of times on TV and radio, but still maintains his best work was his three seconds on screen in channel 9s first season of Underbelly….Brilliant background work. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Wil Anderson CHELSEA HANDLER, WILOSOPHY PODCAST, BEST COMEDY PERFORMER, GQ MAN OF THE YEAR, COMEDIC TALENT
Over the last 4 years Wil spent a lot of time north of the equator, performing live in London, Edinburgh, Ireland, Montreal, Canada, New Zealand and across the US and securing regular guest appearances on the popular US late night comedy talk show, Chelsea Lately.
Since 2008 Wil has been the host and executive producer of the ABC (Australian Broadcast Company) TV's highest rating program "The Gruen Transfer series" - a role that saw him nominated for a Gold Logie in 2010, and also won Best Entertainment Show at the AACTA awards in 2011. BOOK