Magners International Stand-up competition for comedians
MANILA, Philippines – Calling all comedians! Want to represent the Philippines in the 2015 Magners Comedy Festival in Hong Kong? Be ready with your best jokes and audition for it.
Winners of the Manila competition will get a prize of P30,000 and will perform and compete with the best comedians from Hong Kong and Singapore on March 21. The grand prize is an all-expenses-paid trip and a week of shows at the Edinburgh Festival.
The competition is open to all stand-up comedians, whether amateur or veteran. To join, you must be a Filipino citizen and above 18 years old. Just fill up the application form at the Comedy Manila Facebook page. Text 0926-525-JOKE for questions.
The preliminary competition will be held on January 27 and 28 at Bistro Alfoso, JP Leviste Street, Makati. Admission is free. Finals will be held on January 31 at Citurs Lounge, Renaissance Tower, Ortigas Center, Pasig City. Entrance fee will be P200. – Rappler.com