This could be your big break!
The HUBCAP Open Mic Stand-up Contest is back to kick-off the Comedy Festival, and we want to hear you stand and deliver your funniest material.
Competition day is Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the Pump House Brewery.
To enter for a chance to compete live on stage, email your contact information (name, address and phone #) and a youtube link to a 2 or 3 minute video of your funniest material to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline to enter is noon on Wednesday, January 24, 2018.
HUBCAP will upload accepted contestant Videos for viewing and fan votes to the competition’s Facebook event page.
Online voting takes place from 6 a.m. Friday, January 26th until noon on Friday February 2nd.
Based on fan votes and our panel of judges the top ten amateur comics will be identified to move on to the live competition on stage at the Pump House Brewery, February 7th at 7 p.m.
Contest Information Contact:
Executive Producer, CBC Moncton 106.1 FM Moncton
- Contest is open to all (funny) Maritime residents.
- Submissions received from January 2nd until the submission deadline of Noon on Wednesday, January 24th.
- If you’re selected as one of the Top Ten for the stage competition, then you will need to have a polished stage routine that should be no less than three minutes and no longer than seven minutes (points will be deducted for going under or over your time allocation).
- All material must be original content only. Competitors will be disqualified for using non-original material (i.e. other performer’s jokes or internet jokes).
- The Top Ten contest starts February 7th at 7 p.m., but Contestants need to check in at 6:30 p.m. to receive their performance position.
- Material will be judged on originality, your stage presence and audience response.
- CBC 106.1 FM will broadcast highlights, so try and keep it radio-friendly.
- Along with bragging rights, the winner will receive a promotional gig with the pros during the HUBCAP Comedy Festival on Saturday, February 10th.
- The top three winners will be awarded tickets to various HubCap Comedy Festival shows.