2016 HYDERABAD COMEDY COMPETITION
We are thrilled to begin the first ever Masala Mayhem Comedy Festival with the 2016 Hyderabad Comedy Competition. This competition will span over two days, the first will host preliminary rounds and the the last of which will be the final showdown and help kick start the festivities to come. The winner will receive a cash prize as well as a guaranteed spot during the festival. The schedule is listed below. To apply, please click here.
29TH-NOV-2016 – 8PM – OPEN-MIC NIGHT
Come through to our open-mic night to prepare for the festival preliminary rounds! This is recommended especially for comedians coming in from out of town that have not yet performed in Hyderabad.
30TH-NOV-2016 – 8PM – 2016 HCC PRELIMINARY ROUND 1
30TH-NOV-2016 – 10PM – 2016 HCC PRELIMINARY ROUND 2
1ST-DEC-2016 – 8PM – 2016 HCC FINALS
1. Applications will be reviewed by a global panel of comedians and producers.
2. The deadline is the 20th of October, 2016.
3. Selected participants will be informed on the 30th of October, 2016.
4. Performance slots during the Preliminary Rounds will be 7 minutes, and performance slots during the Finals will be 10 minutes.
5. The organisers of the Masala Mayhem Comedy Fest will not be providing airfare or accommodations to participating comedians visiting from out of town, but there will be special rates available with our Hotel Partner.
6. International comedians will be responsible for arranging and purchasing their own Visas to enter the Republic of India.