The LOS ANGELES COMEDY FESTIVAL embraces all things funny. The past SIX festivals have been great fun, featuring over 1200 performers from Los Angeles, across the country, and Canada, performer networking, sold out shows, great press and amazing comedy. The FILM component screens Features, Shorts and TV Pilots from around the globe. And premiering this festival is the SCREENPLAY COMPETITION which awards cash, prizes and industry recognition to the winners.
The festival has brought out the industry in force, with attendance by ABC, CBS, NBC, HBO, FOX TV, JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, COMEDY CENTRAL, COMEDY CENTRAL FILMS, E! ENTERTAINMENT, MTV, WARNER BROTHERS, WORLDWIDE PANTS, SONY, OXYGEN, SPIKE TV, BRILLSTEIN ENTERTAINMENT PARTNERS, CAA, UTA, ICM, PARADIGM and many production companies, agents, managers, casting directors and more. The 7th Biannual Los Angeles Comedy Festival will be held from May 6-23 at the beautiful ACME Comedy Theatre.
[COMEDY ACTS AND FILMS AND SCREENPLAYS] Seeking COMEDY ACTS: Standup Comics, Sketch Comedy Groups, Improv Troupes, Variety Shows, Musical Improv, Dance Comedy, Burlesque Revues, Comedy Teams, Solo Comedy Shows, Alternative Comedy Acts, Comedy Specialty Acts, and FILMS: Features, Shorts, TV Pilots, Webisodes, Animation, and SCREENPLAYS: Features, Shorts and TV Pilots.
Applications are available on website, WWW.LACOMEDYFEST.COM. Regular Deadline is Jan. 22, Final Deadline is March 5.