Milwaukee Comedy Festival

Submissions now Open!

The Milwaukee Comedy Festival is excited to announce that submissions are now being accepted for
this years event, August 4-7, 2016! We’re looking for the best live comedy from across the country and beyond! The Milwaukee Comedy Festival will accept submissions for improv, sketch comedy, stand up comedy, one-person shows, alternative comedy acts and musical comedy.HuertaMKEcomedyfest_52

Interested comedians, improv groups and sketch comedy acts can submit the application to perform along with an Application fee: Stand up $15, Sketch/ Improv $20.  Submissions are reviewed by a panel of industry professionals and judged based on quality, originality, professionalism, audience reaction and above all, funniness. We review each and every submission we receive equally. Applications will be accepted until May 1, 2016 at 11:59pm. Late Submissions will be accepted starting May 2nd at 12:00am until May 7th at Noon and require a submission fee of $30.

You can find more information and the official application here.

The 11th annual Milwaukee Comedy Festival will take place August 4-7, 2016.