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Last year at a sold out Udderbelly Southbank Jack Campbell was crowned English Comedian of the year. He won a wad of cash and a month long trip to the Adelaide Fringe in Australia, where he performed to many many sell out audiences.

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A typical quiet Monday night for Jack in Oz.

 

Since 2006 Alan Anderson of Ha Ha Comedy has been running the annual Scottish Comedian of the Year competition. It has grown to become one of the most prestigious comedy competitions in the UK. With over 900 Glaswegians attending the final, as well as sold out semi finals and heats garnering audiences up to 200 each, it is certainly the best attended comedy competition in the UK.

On Monday 13th July 2015, the 2015 English comedian of the Year will be crowned at London’s Underbelly Southbank.

He or she will win:

£1500 and a trip to Australia’s Adelaide & (hopefully) Perth Fringe Festivals in Late Jan / Feb / March 2015

In the meantime… Who can enter?

English Comedian of the Year is NOT a new act competitionIt is open to all English comedians*, no matter how experienced or high profile, who have been gigging regularly for more than 1 year from 31st December 2014.

*You must fulfil the following criteria:

Either:

1. Born in England.

2. Raised in England.

3. You have at least one English Grandparent.

4. You have lived in England for minimum of 3 years.

Plus:

You must have been performing comedy for a minimum of 1 year.

Plus:

You are funny.

Plus:

You provide us with a link to a youtube / vimeo or similar of you performing a comedy routine for a minimum of 5 minutes.

Plus:

You accept that we can tweak the rules a tiny wee bit up as we go along 😉

To enter English Comedian of the Year please complete this form:

 

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