Stir Crazy Comedy Club's first annual Funniest Person in the Universe comedy contest!

We are scouring the universe looking for the funniest person! The contest is open to everyone.

Submissions will be accepted through September 15, 2022.

All entries will be reviewed and those that make it into the contest will be notified by October 1 2022.

There is no fee to enter.


How It Works

All submissions will be reviewed and considered.

To ensure fairness, of the qualifying submissions, 90 will be randomly selected by a computer algorithm to compete in the contest.

15 contestants will perform a 5 minute set in one of six preliminary rounds.

5 contestants will be chosen from each preliminary round to move on to perform a 5 minute set in one of two semi-finals.

3 contestants will be chosen from each of the semi-finals to perform a 10 minute set in the final.


The Schedule

Thursday, October 13Prelimary Round 1
Thursday, October 27Prelimary Round 2
Thursday, November 3Prelimary Round 3
Thursday, November 10Prelimary Round 4
Thursday, November 17Prelimary Round 5
Thursday, December 1Prelimary Round 6
Thursday, December 8Semi-Final 1
Thursday, December 15Semi-Final 2
Sunday, December 18Final


Who Decides The Winner

Winners of each event (preliminaries, semi-finals, and final) will be determined by a 3 judge panel combined with the total audience vote.

One judge will be a professional comedian. One judge will be someone who works in the comedy industry. And the third judge will be a civilian with no connection to comedy.


What You Win

First place wins $1001.00

Second place wins $100.00

Third place wins $50.00


Submissions are now closed.