Stand-Up Comedy Contest Application
This application is for the SUB and Stand Up Comedy Club event: Stand-Up Comedy Contest that is held Thursday, January 24 at 8:00 pm located in the The Maintenance Shop within the Memorial Union. The event will have multiple comedians perform a 5 minute set in front of a live audience and panel of judges. The show will be hosted by actor and comedian Pete Lee as seen on NBC's The Tonight Show Staring Jimmy Fallon, Comedy Central's Premium Blend, NBC's Last Comic Standing, TruTV's Comedy Knockout, and VH1's Best Week Ever. Not only will it be a great experience and hilarious night, but there will be prizes for the winners! First place will be an opener for an upcoming professional comedian at a SUB Comedy Night with a monetary prize. Following runner-ups will win monetary prizes with certificates.
Applications are due by Thursday, January 17 at 11:59pm!
Rules and Guidelines for applications are as follows:
- All contestants must be ISU students.
- Applications must be pared with a video that is up to 5 minutes long in length. We encourage that the video shows you performing your set in front of a live audience.
- We do not restrict content of comedy, but we encourage respect for all audiences.
Some places you can perform and record at:
- Open Mic Night's at Mother's Pub in Ames
- Open Mic Night's at Java Joes in Des Moines
- Underground comedy club in Carver 101