November 4-7, 2015 – Comedy Bar
Close: Friday, October 30th, 2015
Troupes register by emailing Aaron Hagey-MacKay, Producer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your troupe name and primary contact information, including email and mobile phone number.
Troupes will be entered into the competition on a first-come, first-serve basis. Once the slots have been filled, troupes will be placed on a waiting list in order of submission.
Troupes may be placed in any of the four Preliminary Round shows – troupes must note at time of submission any scheduling issues within the Preliminary Rounds. It may not be possible to switch into a different timeslot once the schedule has been established.
A troupe is defined as a group of two or more members who perform scripted comedy. Improv and stand up performances will not be accepted.
$20.00 payable on the day of your performance prior to performing. All proceeds from these fees go towards the Grand Prize awarded to the Sketch Com-Ageddon Champion.
Preliminary Rounds: Troupes are advised to prepare one sketch not to exceed 5 minutes for Preliminary Rounds.
Semi-Final: Troupes are advised to prepare a set (one or more sketches) with a set time no longer than 10 minutes for the Semi-Finals.
Final: Troupes are advised to prepare a set (one or more sketches) with a set time no longer than 15 minutes for the Finals.
Standard tech will be provided (backstage microphone, lights, music, chairs). Troupes are strongly advised to stage sketches and sets with conservative technical requirements. Tech times will be provided. Troupes are to come prepared with sound cues on USB key and a tech sheet with cue lines and track listings clearly noted.
Videos will not be accepted. But if video is a part of your live performance, please let us know well in advance.