COMEDY CARTEL'S COMEDY SHOWDOWN
We are looking for Cape Town’s next up and coming comedian.
We are calling on all aspiring comedians and open mic comedians.
Tickets for each Round available below, keep scrolling
We will be updating this page as the Rounds go by.
The winner will receive:
Contract with Comedy Cartel Agency
Promoted by Comedy Cartel
Comedy Cartel Shirt
Ts &Cs Apply
The showdown is spread over 6 rounds. Each Round is a knockout round.
Date: 4th September 2019
The first round will feature 26 comedians with 3-5 mins (TBC) to quickly showcase their talent.
15 move on to the next rounds as well as a Golden Ticket winner who will move straight to the Finals
Round 2, 3, and 4:
Dates: 11, 18 and 25 September ( respectively )
15 comedians will be randomly split into 3 groups of 5 at Rounds 2, 3, and 4.
At each round they will get another chance to showcase their comedy skills with a little more stage time.
2 from each round will move to the semi-finals (Round 5)
Round 5: Semi-Finals
Date: 2 October 2019
3 will go on to the Finals
Round 6: Finals
Date: 9 October 2019
4 Finalists showcase their comedy talent 1 last time.
1 winner will be crowned
At each round the audience gets to vote for their favourite comedian(s) of the night. These votes will be taken into consideration by the judges.
Each round will feature judges who are some of the top comedian(s) in the industry today.
The judges will determine who will receive the golden ticket in the first round.
The whole competition will take place at Neighbourhood Café
Contestants must be prepared with original material
Contestants must bring at least 4 supporters
Judges ruling is final
Entries are now CLOSED