Congrats to the selected comedians for the 2015 Festival:

Armando Anto
Los Angeles, CA
Armando has been touring the world as a concert master. He now tours America with his violin in Competitions, comedy clubs, colleges and theaters as a headliner bringing his unique comedy style on stage.

Ron Babcock
Los Angeles, CA
Ron Babcock is a standup, sketch and improv comedian and filmmaker who grew up in Scranton, Pennsylvania, which is famous for mining coal and depression. He now lives in Los Angeles, which is famous for just depression. Ron has performed at the San Francisco Sketchfest, The Las Vegas Comedy Festival, was a winner in Bud Friedman's Starseekers Competition, and regularly performs standup in LA and NYC.

Mike Baldwin
Kansas City, MO
Something about Mike just makes people smile before he even starts saying words. Not out to offend anybody, Mike is pretty chill and very funny. He reminds you of that one guy you know, or your brother or something. Get ready to enjoy yourself.

Casey Balsham
New York City, NY
Casey Balsham is a stand up comedian living and working in New York City. She has appeared on Gotham Comedy Live twice and also in a Monistat commercial that you can only find online. She is trying to get better at twitter please follow and support her @Caseybalsham

Mitch Burrow
Carlton, GA
Mitch Burrow is a Marine Corps Veteran that served in Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003. He then started a career in Manufacturing before realizing that it sucked. Now Mitch has found his true calling in acting silly on a stage in front of strangers on a nightly basis.

Chris Cope
Los Angeles, CA
Appeared on Jimmy KIMMEL live. Top 25 and top 10 album debuts on ITunes and Amazon. XM/Sirius national radio. Recently performed on "Comedy Stir fry". From Los Angeles, CA . Comedian for 12 years, worked all over the US

Jordan Doll
Denver, CO
Jordan Doll is a comedian, writer and actor from Denver, Colorado where he is the recent winner of the Comedy Works New Faces of Comedy Contest. You may have seen Jordan at the Limestone, Oddball or High Plains comedy festivals, or maybe you caught him opening for T.J. Miller, Rory Scovel or The Grawlix. Jordan Doll: Comedian, Scientist, Vampire Hunter.

Ken Garr
Los Angeles, CA
Originally from Chicago where he began his career in comedy at Second City, Ken recently moved to Los Angeles where he has quickly made his presence known in the Los Angeles Comedy Scene. A regular at both the Hollywood Improv and the Ice House Comedy Club, Ken landed his first co-starring role opposite Ed Asner in the upcoming independent film, Love Meet Hope, which will be released this fall.

Rob Haze
Brooklyn, NY
Rob Haze is a comedian from Atlanta, Georgia. Rob was a New Face in the 2015 Just For Laughs Comedy Festival. He can be seen on the 9th season of Last Comic Standing. Rob is the 2015 winner of the Laughing Skull Comedy Festival. He has made appearances on HLN News Now, and can be heard as a personality on the Ryan Cameron morning show. Rob was named by Creative Loafing one of the 25 people to watch in 2015. In 2012 Rob was a finalist in NBC Stand Up for Diversity and was a part of there 2013 college tour. Starting making funny poems at college poetry nights, Rob started performing stand up while studying by Political Science. Rob shares his gift of comedy at clubs, colleges, and corporations all over the country. Rob prides himself on bringing people together rather than tearing them apart.

Dave Helem
Chicago, IL
Dave Helem is a stand-up comedian from Chicago, Illinois. He attributes his witty sense of humor to the fact that he believes there is something funny in every facet of human life. He has performed on tour in numerous cities with Hannibal Buress and was able to open up for Doug Stanhope in 2014. Dave Helem was a member of the 2012 and 2013 Just For Laughs Chicago festival where he performed on the “Breakout Performers” show.

Zack Jarvis
Great Falls, MT
Zack Jarvis is a 23 year old Montanan, born and raised in Great Falls. He has only been doing comedy for under two years and already has done numerous shows around the state and won the 2015 Montana Comedy Competition. He is excited for the opportunity to perform with other great comics in the Big Sky Comedy Festival.

Anthony K
Modesto, CA
Currently featured on Pandora, Hulu and ComedyTime on Youtube. Voted 2011 Modesto's Best Comedian.

Matt Knudsen
Santa Monica, CA
Matt Knudsen (Kah-nood-son) was born in Hawaii, raised in the Mid-west and sailed around the world as a merchant marine. After trips to Africa, Europe and The Far East, he eventually put down his sea bag, picked up a microphone and began doing stand up comedy all across the country. You may have seen him perform on Conan, The Late Late Show and Last Call among others or you may have caught him remembering and repeating words on some of your favorite TV shows including Key & Peele, Workaholics and Malcolm in the Middle.

Jason Lawhead
Earning a spot to compete as one of the Top 100 comedians of this past seasons Last Comic Standing on NBC, Jason Lawhead has been getting increasingly recognized in stand-up comedy. A familiar face opening for the likes of Bill Burr & Sebastian Maniscalco on the road of late, Jason is now headlining clubs & theaters throughout the country & his AXS TV “Gotham Comedy Live” set is regarded as one of the shows best ever.

Brian Moote
Hollywood, CA
Brian Moote is a comedian and radio host who has been seen on AXS TV's Gotham Live, Nickelodeon's NickMom's Nite Out and MTV's Money From Strangers. He hosted the top 40 morning drive radio show in Seattle on Click 98.9 FM. Currently along with performing stand up, he guest hosts on Seattle's #1 news talk radio station and produces a comedy segment that is syndicated in over 25 markets... He also has a masters degree in social work which means he is a decent person at the very least.

Rob O'Reilly
Los Angeles, CA
A stand-up comic who's been on Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing and the Tonight Show, Rob O'Reilly has toured over 300 colleges and I was recently named one of LA Weekly's "Top 10 Comedy Acts to Watch" and one of Funny or Die's "30 Comedians to Watch Under 30." Originally from Cleveland, he now resides in LA.

Danny Palumbo
Austin, TX
Winner of the 2015 Funniest Person in Austin contest, Danny Palumbo has performed at the Moontower Comedy festival, FunFunFun Fest, and at numerous comedy clubs across the country. He is the host and co-host of the popular Austin stand-up showcases Live at Coldtowne and Jazz Cigarette. Danny is also the creator of the satirical restaurant websites lil' buco and abbrev's.

Jonathan Pfendler
Indianapolis, IN
Jonathan Pfendler's stand-up comedy is not normal. He has a low-energy and offbeat comedy style that at any time could make you question the reality of the situation. He will lead you off the beaten path and into his bizarre world which may either fascinate you or leave you in a state of disorder. He has recently appeared on the TV Show “Laughs” on FOX and “Trial By Laughter” on Comcast On Demand.

Conner Roma
Billings, MT
Conner Roma is an up and coming comedian from Billings, MT. Roma derives his humor from his past experiences; like the troubles of growing up a fat kid, and from small moments in his everyday life. His emotional connection to his writing, along with his goofy and infectious personality allow him to connect with the audience on a personal level. This earned him first place in the 2013 Montana Comedy Competition, and he was also a finalist in the 2013 Rocky Mountain Laugh Off, and the 2013 Big Sky International Comedy Competition. Roma's friendly style and high energy give him a very real, and likable presence on the stage.

Abby Rosenquist
Austin, TX
Abby Rosenquist has been described as quick-witted and sometimes dark. She recently transplanted to Austin from Omaha, Nebraska and has since been featured at Montreal's Just For Laughs Festival, Moontower Comedy Festival, and the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival.

Elicia Sanchez
Seattle, WA
With jokes about werewolves, fat-shaming and a first name no one can pronounce, Elicia Sanchez is a Seattle-based comedian and writer who has been performing all over the West Coast since 2010. Described by comedian W. Kamau Bell as “the truth”, Elicia's cynical, yet upbeat comedic style contains a unique blend of personal stories, nerdy obsessions and social politics, a mix which City Arts Magazine has called both "very funny" and "fearless." Elicia is the producer of three popular monthly shows in Seattle (The Enematic Cinematic LIVES!!, Wine Shots: Comedy's Happiest Hour, Not Too Late with Elicia Sanchez) and has appeared on The Bob Rivers Show, NPR's Latino USA, the Seattle-based sketch television show “The [206]” and has performed at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Bumbershoot, Emerald City Comicon and Autostraddle's annual LGBTQ event A-Camp. She has written for websites Have You Nerd?, Capeless Crusader, Autostraddle and Jezebel.

Lucie Steiner
New York City, NY
Lucie Steiner is NYC comedian and filmmaker. She has performed at The Stand, Stand Up New York, and other major comedy clubs in the New York City area. She likes filming dumb stuff and putting it on youtube. If you want you can follow her on Twitter @TheSteinbag. She'd really enjoy that.

KT Tatara
Los Angeles, CA
As a stand-up comedian, KT has made TV appearances on NBC's Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central and Showtime. As an actor, KT has guest starred on ABC Family's “Greek” and CBS's “How I Met Your Mother.” As a human, KT has never farted.

Will Thomas
Billings, MT
A transplant from the East, Will brings a much needed sharp wit to the often relaxed nature of small town USA. In his off time, he can be found searching for signs of extraterrestrial life, or eating at your local Asian buffet.

Jeremiah Watkins
Los Angeles, CA
Jeremiah Watkins is a physical comedian known for his high energy, impressions, and off-the-cuff style. He has performed at Just for Laughs, South by Southwest, Comedy Central's New York Comedy Festival, and can be seen starring in the movie i-Lived. No matter what size audience, Jeremiah Watkins guarantees a memorable show experience like you've never seen before.

Dan Weeks
Atlanta, GA
“Dan Weeks has crafted a style that's anything but ordinary. His comedy is described as “so smart it's stupid” and “it's a party every time he steps onstage.” He has been in the Laughing Skull Comedy Festival and was recently a featured comedian on the FOX Network show Laughs TV.”