Well, we’re very excited to feature our BEST OF THE FEST at the 6th Annual Brantford Comedy Festival! Co-headlined by Nikki Payne and Debra DiGiovanni.
If that wasn’t enough to get you excited, our lineup is also stacked with some of the best Canadian comedians such as: K. Trevor Wilson, Arthur Simeon, Frank Spadone & Nile Seguin.
Oh, did we also mention that we’re offering tickets at FIRST YEAR PRICES! That’s right, you can score a ticket to our Gala for as low as $25!
Please note: We know our Brantford fans are wondering where why local superstar Graham Chittenden isn’t on the show. Unfortunately he wasn’t available on our date. We’ll have Graham back again soon!
We’re super stoked to be back at the Polish Hall for our Rising Stars Competition. As always, entry is FREE. Come hungry, as the Polish Hall offers very affordable dinner before the show and great drink prices too!
ALL SHOWS ARE HOSTED BY CLIFFORD MYERS!
Get there early to secure your seats. DOORS OPEN 5PM. SHOW 7PM.
Each and every year, over 200 comedians apply to our Rising Star Contest.
We select 20 of them to compete.
At our Rising Stars Finale, you’ll get to see the top comedians from our contest compete for a chance to open our Gala show on Saturday. This is a huge opportunity for the winning comedians.
Not only will you be treated to a great show from our contestants, you’ll also be treated to a special guest headliner — you just never know who might show up.
Tickets are $15/each or you can reserve a full table of 10 for $150 and sit together.
The Brantford Comedy Festival, founded in 2010 by local entrepreneur Jamie Stephens, has become a world-class entertainment event bringing some of the biggest names in comedy to Brantford. The 2015 Festival features three signature events; The Rising Star Competition, The Rising Star Finale, The Gala Evening held at the Sanderson Centre for Performing Arts and the newly added VIP After-Party.
The Festival is known for introducing new and hidden gems in Canadian talent. The Rising Star Competition offers amateur comedians the opportunity to compete for the privilege to perform as the Opening Act for the Gala Evening. Finalists compete at the Rising Star Finale in front of an audience of 300+ people and includes a professional special-guest headliner.
The Gala Evening held at the Sanderson Centre is consistently a SOLD OUT event with a crowd of 1,125. This premier event has welcome some of the best Canadian comedians to Brantford including Jon Dore, Debra Digiovanni, Tom Green, Sean Cullen, Nikki Payne, Derek Edwards.Debra McGrath, Colin Mochrie and most recently Jeremy Hotz.
We’re looking forward to seeing you at our 6th Annual Brantford Comedy Festival.
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