Burbank Comedy Festival
Aug 13-19, 2017
Submissions open April 1st, 2017
Submissions are open to all genres of comedy, including Stand-Up, Sketch, Comedy Short Films, Improv, Magic and Variety performers.
Submissions are open to comedians both international and in the US,
and will be judged on stage presence, quality of material(s), joke structure, and likeability.
Celebrity Hosts and Judges will score participants in each show.
Comedians with the highest scores will be invited to perform on the Final Saturday Night in the Best of the Fest shows.
Selected comedians receive two five-minute performance spots in showcases selected by producers.
Sketch & improv groups may combine their time into one 10-minute showcase, if preferred. Times may vary based on Producer preference.
Please note: Submission does not guarantee selection.
How does talent submit?
1) Complete the Submission Form and pay a non-refundable $50.00 Submission Fee. Act now, fee increases to $75 on June 1st. Final deadline for to submit is July 1st, 2016.
Selected Comedians will be announced on July 7th, 2016.
2) Fill out a Flappers Talent Profile.
Include a head shot, 150-word bio, and most importantly, a 3- 5 minute video link to be considered.
If you already have a Talent Profile on Flappers website please log in and make sure your profile is complete.