The Big Sky Comedy Festival is a 4 day event where select comedians from all over the U.S and Canada come to Billings, Montana to perform for a cash prize and a chance to be seen in front of agents, managers, producers, club owners and casting directors.
-The comedians are broken into 2 Groups at random, (Group Seely and Group Auggie), each group will perform at two different venues on Nights 1, 2, & 3.
-Each comedian in both groups will be scored and ranked 1-10 each show. After the first two nights the Top 4 from each group will be selected and then move onto the finals on Saturday, Oct. 12th at The Historic Babcock Theater in downtown Billings,MT. That night a comedian will be crowned the Winner of The Big Sky International Comedy Competition.
*Real Time Audience "Text Into Vote"* at each show
"Comics Under the Influence" @ The Rail Yard (Free Show)
6 Comedians Perform a 5 Min Set Sober... then they drink... then they do another 5 Min Set "Under The Influence"
(* Comics Not required to perform on this show. It is voluntary.)
Group Auggie - The Rail Yard
Group Seely- Red Door Lounge
Group Auggie- Red Door Lounge
Group Seely- The Rail Yard
(Top 8 scores announced and move to Finals)
Finals at Babcock Theater
Afterparty at Montana Brew Pub