So you think you’ve applied for this year’s So You Think You’re Funny?
So you think you’d like us to tell you when this year’s showcases are?
So you think you can contain your excitement?!
It’s official, the SYTYF showcase dates and venues have been confirmed!
If you’re a budding comic who has applied for this year’s competition, or even if performing isn’t for you at all but you’re itching to see some bright new talent take to the stage, you’ll be thrilled to hear that we’ve got 21 new showcase dates just for you!
From Inveness to London (and everywhere in between), we’re scouring the UK for the next generation of SYTYF graduates; and with previous alumni including Dylan Moran, Tommy Tiernan, Reginald D Hunter, Russell Howard, Zoe Lyons, Greg Davies, Josie Long, Kevin Bridges and Lee Mack, that’s no modest feat!
It is that time of year again, folks! Applications to be part of Fosters So You Think You’re Funny? are now open! If you’re new to stand up comedy, haven’t been performing regularly before June 2013 and think you might have a pretty active funny bone, maybe it’s time you applied for Fosters So You Think You’re Funny?
Fosters So You Think You’re Funny? is the leading amateur comedy competition in the UK and has seen the likes of Peter Kay, Lee Mack, Sarah Millican, Johnny Vegas, Dylan Moran and Jack Whitehall as winners and finalists in previous years.
The standard of this years competition was so staggeringly high, it has meant that for the first time in 26 years of SYTYF? history there was a TIE!
The two amazing winners are Australian pocket rocket Demi Lardner and Bristol boy Edd Hedges, both only the tender age of 19!
The two winners had very different styles, Demi who is alternative and surreal and Edd who is self depricating and hilariously awkward brought the judges, including guest judge; legendary comedian Sarah Millican- to a total standstill, they simply couldn’t decide on one winner, so the only thing to be done was to call it a TIE!
Meet the finalists for the Grand Final of the 26th year of the best stand-up comedy newcomers competition in the UK!