Bill Word proudly present the tenth California's Funniest Female Contest™ (CFFC) www.funniestfemale.com. Starting Wednesday, February 6, 2013, CFFC will be at Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank, California. www.FlappersComedy.com In a short period of time, Flappers has become one of the premier comedy clubs in the country.
Bill Word began producing California's Funniest Female Contest (CFFC) in 2003. What began as a vehicle to promote and nurture women in comedy has grown to an international standup comedy competition which has had females traveling as far Ireland and Australia to compete. The list of comedic competitors have television credits which include NBC´s Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central, The Tonight Show, "Nick at Nite's Funniest Mom in America" and Oprah!
Host/MC Ro DelleGrazie LISA LAMPANELLI TOUR, THREE'S COMEDY,
Ro DelleGrazie has been a comedian since 1999 and has been coaching privately for the last 2 years. At the start of Ro's career she was coached by Lisa Lampanelli and worked her way up to opening for Lisa for 6 years. Ro learned how to do comedy in some of the rowdiest bars and clubs in the country while learning the tools you need to be a successful comedian. Her career highlights have included placing 2nd out of 90 comedians in California's Funniest Female Contest, repeatedly asked to perform for the troops at Camp Pendelton and Miramar which led to a USO tour in Korea and headlining a tour called "Guidettes Gone Wild" which sold out The Laugh Factory in NY. You will find Ro's passion for comedy will undoubtedly inspire you to push yourself forward. BOOK
Comedian Jenna Kim Jones THE DAILY SHOW, NC COMEDY ARTS FEST, SALT LAKE COMEDY FESTIVAL
Jenna Kim Jones was born in Seoul, Korea and lived there for approximately 8 years until she moved to Provo, Utah where she quickly learned that everything is better in America. Most recently, Jenna left New York City (after 8 years) to move to Los Angeles, California to pursue comedy (and sunshine).
In April of 2012, Huffington Post Comedy named Jenna one of 18 Funny Women You
Should Be Following On Twitter. She has appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and performs regularly at some of the country's best comedy clubs and festivals. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Pauline Yasuda WORLD SERIES OF COMEDY, CLEVELAND COMEDY FESTIVAL, THE COMEDY STORE
Pauline Yasuda is a veteran of Acme Comedy Theatre, where she taught, directed, wrote, and performed sketch comedy for almost 7 years. She now pursues stand-up comedy and has performed at The Cleveland Comedy Festival, The World Series of Comedy in Las Vegas, and The Comedy Store, just to name few. She has also appeared on episodes of "Criminal Minds" and "The Bill Engvall Show." WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Katsy Chappell TORCHWOOD/MIRACLE DAY, ER, TRUE LIES, INDICTMENT:THE MCMARTIN S, YES MAN
Enviromedienne, Katsy Chappell enjoys making audiences laugh with her crafty green humor. Her comedy easily entertains audiences from church to corporate and from 8-80. She has opened for Howie Mandel and was Patti Labelle's opening act for 2 years. She has performed her stand up Worldwide and most recently in Kuwait, Bahrain, Iraq and Djibouti Africa. She was voted entertainer of the year by the Bob Hope USO shows. Our Nations Armed Forces have called her Vivacious, Bodacious and Outrageous! WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Kelly McCarron BATTLE OF THE BAY WINNER, THE SAN JOSE IMPROV, ROOSTER T FEATHERS, THE ICE HOUSE, LAUGHING SKULL FESTIVAL
Kelly McCarron just might be the most adorable stand up comedian you´ll ever see. With her delightful demeanor and her biting sense of humor, Kelly charms her audiences while making their bellies ache with laughter. Kelly has a way of bringing all audiences together by taking topics, such as obesity, childhood bullies, and singlehood and finding the hilarity in it all that is unique yet somehow so relatable to us all. WEBSITE | | BOOK
ProducerBill Word ABCS AMERICA FUNNIEST , NATIONAL LAMPOON RADIO,
Bill Word has been doing standup comedy since 1991. Bill has been featured on "ABC´s America´s Funniest People." You have seen him on NBC, TLC and PBS. Bill starred in a movie "Oceanfront Property". Bill was a panelist in the 2007 Las Vegas Comedy Festival. He has been featured on National Lampoon Comedy Radio numerous times.
Bill Word has for over 20 years, produced and performed live comedy. He created California´s Funniest Female Contest, Orange County´s Funniest Person Contest, Ultimate Laff-Down and a comedy workshop series that has been attended by hundreds of aspiring comedians. He is known throughout the country, but particularly in Southern California, as a developer of new talent of all ages and an advocate of women in comedy. WEBSITE | | BOOK