SUBMISSIONS FOR THE 16th CANADIAN COMEDY AWARDS OPENS MONDAY APRIL 6th
Submissions in all categories for the 16th Canadian Comedy Awards will open Monday April 6th at noon.
The criteria for the awards is at this link http://www.canadiancomedy.ca/criteria.php and all submissions are done online through that site. All criteria remains as described on the website however we are dropping the “Audio clip” category. All other categories remain the same.
This year, a $1,000 cash prize will be presented to the winners of the male and female improviser category made possible by The Pat & Tony Adams Freedom Fund for the Arts.
Pat and Tony Adams shared a deep love for the arts. In particular, they were devoted fans of jazz music, theatre, improv and comedy, and had great respect and affection for those who dedicated their lives to pursuing these passions professionally. The Fund continues their tradition of encouraging such artists, giving them the opportunity to develop their skills and share their talents with audiences everywhere. continues their tradition of encouraging such artists, giving them the opportunity to develop their skills and share their talents with audiences everywhere.
TIMETABLE FOR SUBMISSIONS::
Monday April 6 noon-submissions open ( early bird rate $50.00 plus HST)
Friday April 24th noon-early bird rate ends regular charge of $75.00 (plus HST) begins
Friday May 15th noon-submissions close Verification begins
Friday May 22nd noon-all outstanding materials or verifications proof requested must be provided.
Saturday May 23rd Jury process begins
Saturday June 6rd Jury process ends
Tuesday June 16th Nominations announced.
Voter/Submitter registration for both public and industry voters is open year-round. Registration is open to all Canadians.
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Many thanks to everyone who submitted their work in 2014, to the jurors who juried that work, to all the voters who voted on the nominees, and to all our producers, partners and audiences who helped make the 15th annual Canadian Comedy Awards a resounding success. Be sure to like our Facebook page or follow us on Twitter.