Horsham Sports Club hosts the first ever heat of the brand new Comedy Competition 'Sussex Comedian of the Year' #SCOTY which is open to up and coming Comedians from all over the UK, taking place across four heats and one final hosted in the Horsham District and will be run biennially going forward.
Sussex Comedian of the Year competition has been set up and is being run by Barnstormers Comedy (Promoter and Comedian Kevin Precious) and Andromeda Talent (Speakers' & Hosts Agent & Booker Kaye Freeman).
Tag your friends and come and support the comedians as they battle for the first ever title of Sussex Comedian of the Year!
Tickets are only £4 – Booking essential! Book Online HERE
(Horsham Sports Club members price of only £2! Tickets must be purchased directly through the club office to get this offer).
More info about the event:
The Judging Panel for the heats will be made up of Kevin Precious, co-founder of Barnstormers Comedy, Kaye Freeman of Andromeda Talent, an industry professional (experienced Comedian, Promoter or similar) and an additional judge from the local business or media.
The judging panel will decide the placing in the Heats on criteria including but not limited to: Performance, delivery & timing, audience reaction, quality of writing.
Final takes place at The Rec Rooms in Horsham on Friday 4th October. Each Comedian gets 10-12 minutes in the Final.
The winner receives:
*Title of Sussex Comedian of the Year (competition held every 2 years)
*£500 prize money
*Intro spot at Big Sundae 2019 in November at The Capitol Theatre (subject to availability) alongside top profiled acts
*Trophy because you need proof to show your Mum!
If you are a comedian and wanting to enter please see their Facebook page for all the information @SussexComedianOfTheYear