UNCLE CLYDE´S COMEDY CONTEST - is LA's Longest Running Comedy Contest, and you pick the winners. There are Four Preliminary Rounds, in each preliminary round 10 comics each perform a six-minute set. A Special Guest Performer, Improv, Sketch or Musical Comedian is invited to perform at "Half Time" and at "Math Time" at the end of the show while the votes are being tallied. Each 1st place weekly winner receives $101 cash prize, 2nd place winners will receive a Professional DVD of their set or a gift certificate from a Local Restaurant or Sponsor, and 3rd place wins Clyde´s traditional Huge Side of French Fries.
The 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners from each preliminary round will be invited to perform in a Soup-Or-Bowl Finals Every Four Weeks. Each Soup-Or-Bowl winner receives $500.00 and a Professional Gig at Flappers Comedy Club, 2nd place winners prizes vary, and 3rd place will be Clyde´s traditional Huge Side of French Fries.
At the end of the Year we will hold the Clyde's Cup Grand Championship, a Four Week Finals Round that which will feature the top three finalists from each Soup or Bowl Round, competing for a chance at $2000 cash and the prestigious CLYDES CUP honor and trophy.
Host/MC Michael Rayner BANANAS, DAVID LETTERMAN, ENERGIZER BATTERIES, G4 TV,
"As with the best magicians–indeed, as with the best performers–it's not the difficulty of his tricks but the way he delivers those tricks that makes him endearing and engaging." Michael has appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman, The Extreme Gong Show and Sesame Street. He might appear on Yo Gabba Gabba. WEBSITE | BOOK
Special Guest The Great Omar OPENS FOR THE BAND WAR, HOUSE OF BLUES HOLLYWOOD, LAS VEGAS STRIP, ICE HOUSE COMEDY CLUB, TELEMUNDO TELEVISION
The Great Omar (Covarrubias) Born and raised in Boyle Heights comes the newest Comedy Magic sensation. His talents beginning from street performer to comedy club headliner are the fastest ever in the comedy industry. His comedic talents as well as his mysterious magic tricks will blow audiences away. With his charismatic style and his quick wit,Omar is now one of the most sought after acts today. Performing over a decade with apperances as the opening act for "War", The Ice House, Las Vegas´ strip and Bellagio Hotel & Casino, House of Blues Hollywood and for charities such as the Ronald McDonald Foundation at Angel Stadium. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
Comedian Jerry Rocha LAST COMIC STANDING , AMERICAN JOURNEY'S , LATINO LAUGH FESTIVAL
Jerry Rocha is one of the hottest comics on the scene, constantly on tour and leaving a trail of busted guts and broken hearts in his wake. Well not really, but he has been a featured performer on SiTV, The Latino Laugh Festival, was the subject of a half-hour documentary on the Travel Channel, and was a Semi-Finalist on Season 7 of Last Comic Standing on NBC. He has worked at comedy clubs all over the country, and is now living in L.A., if that doesn´t work out, he´ll move back in with his Mom in Texas. His routine is all over the map, and he is able to make light of any subject, making people laugh at things they normally wouldn´t, and also making them laugh at the easiest target: himself. WEBSITE | | BOOK