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Welcome These Great Comedians to SICC 37!

It’s official!  32 great comedians from the US, Canada, Japan, and UK are coming to Seattle to compete in the 37th Annual Seattle International Comedy Competition.

Pix and bios can be found by clicking the “Week 1” and “Week 2” tabs above.

They are, in alphabetical order:

Week 1 Nov 2-6

Mo Alexander – Memphis TN; Billy Anderson – Seattle; Ricarlo Flanagan – LA; Sally Ann Hall – NY; Scoot Herring – Portland OR; Erin Ingle – Seattle; Evelyn Jensen – Seattle; Katherine Jessup – DC; Matty Litwack – DC; Eric Lundquist –

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Week 2 Night 6 – Laughs Comedy Spot

(L-R Gavin Matts, Hans Kim, Dino Archie, Tony Dijamco, Mitch Burrow, and host Cory Michaelis)
Tonight we we learned who will be the top 10 that advances to the Semi-Finals.

In front of another full house, 21-year-old Canadian Gavin Matts took top honors, followed closely by Mitch Burrow and Tony Dijamco (tie), Dino Archie, Hans Kim, and Julie (no relation) Kim. Would it be enough to climb into the semis? Did Jill Maragos and Steve Hofstetter do enough to hold on to their top-5 spots?

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After your fright, it’s opening night!

Opening Night at Unexpected Productions


The 36th Seattle International Comedy Competition kicks off its opening night at
the Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater Wednesday, November 4th at 8:00 pm.
Get your tickets now!
America’s largest touring comedy festival is playing 22 shows in 26 days, with 32
of the best comedians from around North America,  competing for over $15,000
in cash prizes.
Talent executives from the major networks, studios and talent agencies will be on
hand, ready to sign up the next great talent. So don’t miss your chance to see tomorrow’s
stars before they’re even discovered.

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