The 7th Annual Westside Stand-Up Showdown!
Mon April 9 – Thurs April 12
The 7th Annual Westside Stand-Up Showdown is a competition where comics can win cash prizes and so much more. Winners of past festivals have gone on to get deals with NBC, Netflix, Comedy Central and more. Come witness these comics and say you knew them when!
Mon, April 9th
ROUND ONE at 8pm
Jill Weiner, Kristal Adams, Gary Anderson, Jared Goldstein, Steve Lee, Cheryl Anderson, Julian Fernandez, Ro DellaGrazie, Kyle Erby, Jordan Conley, Chris Turner, Steven Garza, Evan Eggers, and Jason Cheny.
ROUND TWO a 10pm
Nick Skardarasy, Jono Zalay, Andy Gold, Alec Wiesenfeld, Emilia Barrosse, Brandon Scott-Keller, Kari Assad, Jazmyn Imadomwanyi, Andreas Riter, Nikki Wantz, Drew Kraft, Stephen Agyei, Justin Wood, and Serafina Costanza.
Tues, April 10th
ROUND THREE at 8pm
Ashley Gavin, Jade Theriault, SallyAnn Hall, Peggy Sinnot, Mary Radzinski, Willie Simon, Jeremy Furlong, Peet Guercio, Rob OReilly, Mateen Stewart, Stine (Christine) An, George Burns, Bailey E. Norton, and Steve Hernandez.
ROUND FOUR at 10pm
Mike Devore, Emily Catalano, Trevor Wallace, Andy Rider, Isaac Hirsch, Trevor Smith, Lisa Curry, Jules Posner, Andres Taboada, Kazeem Rahman, Daphnique Springs, Tessa Goss, and Mahesh Kotagi.
Wed, April 11th
ROUND FIVE at 8pm
Pedro Gonzalez, Irene Tu, Travis Nelson, Danger Varoz, Kristal Fatka, Caitlin Peluffo, Geneva Rust-Orta, Eddie Pence, Chris Gordon, Bradlys Philocete, Jerry Tran, Aisha Farhoud, Brent Pella, and Sean Hamrin.
ROUND SIX at 10pm
Gibran Saleem, Philip Kopczynski, (Irish) Dave Nihill, Niki Luparelli, Taquita Love, Chris Johnson, Grady Pruitt, Michael Rowland, Drew Korb, Samuel Morrison, Carlos Rodriguez, Lynn Maleh, Anna Vocino and Loren Tarquinio, and Matt Gubser.
Thurs, April 12th
FINALS at 8pm – 10pm
This is your chance to learn a ton from industry experts and ask your questions. These panels are free and are first come/first serve. They will fill up.
Mon, April 9th at 6pm
Diversity & Women Panel – Grace Moss NBCU, Jandiz Cardoso NBCU, Jill Goslicky, and Brian Moses (Roast Battle Creator).
Tues, April 10th at 6pm
Comedy Central Panel: Execs from Comedy Central – Ryan Moran, Jackie Sosa, Manny Jaquez, and Daniel Wolfberg.
Wed, April 11th at 6pm
Agents and Managers Panel – Andy Coleman (LINK), Saira Fazli (Innovative), Olivia Doud (Mosaic), Barry Kotler (CAA), Dustin Doty (Principato/Young), Ian Arougheti (ICM), and Michael LoSasso (Gersh).
Thurs, April 12th at 6pm
Big Bookers Panel – Jeff Singer (JFL), JP Buck (Conan), Michael Cox (Fallon), Hannah Crichton (Kimmel), Emilie Laford (Comedy Store), Richard Barrett (Comedy Magic Club), Enss Mitchell (Comedy Union), Paige Schaeffer (The Improv), and Nick Armstrong (Westside Comedy Theater).
The Westside Comedy Festival will return in October of 2018!