Seattle International Comedy Competition - Semi-Finals


Seattle Comedy Competition34th Annual Seattle International Comedy Competition returns to Comedy Underground.

This is the first night of the Semi-finals. The top 10 comics from Week 1 and 2 battle for just five slots to advance to the finals. With the top 10 comics doing their top 10 minutes of material, many people consider this the most exciting shows of the competition.

About the Competition

The 34th Annual Seattle International Comedy Competition starts November 6, 2013 at The Columbia City Theatre in Seattle and continues nightly until a winner is crowned on Sunday, December 1 at The Comedy Underground in Seattle.

Seattle International Comedy Competition attracts hundreds of comedians from around The US and Canada. It is a premiere event for emerging comedy talent.

There are two preliminary rounds of 16-17 comedians; each comedian gets 5 minutes to impress. The Preliminary rounds consist of 6 shows, and a combination of entertainment industry and celebrity judges and audience reaction determines who moves on when each performer’s 5 best scores are tallied.

The top 5 comics from the Preliminaries make the semi-finals; all the semi-finalists win some cash, and get to compete for the title by performing for 10 minutes nightly for 5 shows.

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Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Time: 8:30pm-10:30pm
Duration: 120 minutes
Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013 7:58pm
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