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 Richy Leis MTV, VH1'S BASKETBALL WIVES,
Born and raised outside of West Philadelphia, crowd after crowd, love the relatability in his situational humor. Richy has created a unique brand of comedy that allows each performance to be wonderfully memorable and different. Stories of growing up as the middle child of four with divorced parents and too many past failed relationships makes for nothing but hilarity. Through stand up comedy and "Boy Band" like vocals, Richy has an amazing ability to make everything fun. Richy has appeared on MTV´s "Is She Really Going Out With Him", VH1´s Basketball Wives, Blue Collar Comedy Channel Sirius/XM, TMZ Live, TMZ Sports and Lifetime´s Little Women: LA. Richy has headlined the 2015 Wynwood Comedy Festival, hosted the 2015 Brickell Comedy Festival, 2015 Burbank Comedy Festival, and 2016 Palmetto Bay Comedy Festival. He has also hosted the pilot taping of Dana Carvey´s new Impressionist TV show. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
Special Guest Throwing Toasters JIM HENSON COMPANY, TOKYO DOME JAPAN, WEIRD AL YANKOVIC OPENER, RADIO ADVENTURES DR FLOYD, NFL
Like a clean Tenacious D, this all original comedy rock 'band' has only one band member, Grant Baciocco. The rest of the members of seem to be figments of Grant´s imagination. This does not seem to deter this one man Comedy Rock show from being a side splittingly funny and super high energy affair. A Throwing Toasters set features all original songs about daily observations; lines at A.T.M. machines, people who give away the endings of movies and the legal side of Nursery Rhymes. Throwing Toasters is currently touring Colleges and clubs all over the United States and has opened for Weird Al Yankovic, and played at the Tokyo Dome in Japan. You may also recognize him from his extremely successful podcast "The Radio Adventures of Doctor Floyd" or as a puppeteer and host in The Jim Henson Company's "Stuffed & Unstrung." www.ThrowingToasters.com WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK