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 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. Top Three Soup or Bowl Winners will come back for semi final rounds and the end of the year and The top three performers from each playoff round will be invited to perform in The Clyde´s Cup to be held once a year. OVER 360 Comedians and the Clyde's Cup is down to the top 10 of those. One Winner will get their name on a huge Trophy, along with a $2000 Cash Grand Prize, a professional gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant.. YOU the audience pick the winner! Previous Winners have included Bil Dwyer, Bobbie Oliver, Randall Park, Samuel J Comroe, Keon Polee, Quinn Dahle and many more.
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. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | 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