MEET THE Festival Headliners
7:00 PM - 8:30PM
You may recognize Erica from her TV and film roles including Modern Family, VEEP, Comedy Bang Bang, & A Prairie Home Companion. On stage, not even a Sad Lemon could resist the hilarity of this fast-rising standup comic.
7:00 PM - 8:30PM
As seen in "Scream One" and ""Two", "Malibu's Most Wanted", & "The Jamie Kennedy Experiment" this self proclaimed Hollywood Wannabe has stories up his sleeves guaranteed to keep you on the edge of your seat!
7:00 PM - 8:30PM
Jimmie "J.J." Walker has punctuated his illustrious career with guest appearances on "The Tonight Show", "Late Night with David Letterman", and was even named Time Magazine's "Comedian of the Decade" for the 1970s. Still, he is probably best known for his role as J.J. Evans on CBS's "Good Times". Dy-no-mite!
8:30 PM - 10:00PM
He's smart, he's clean, he's... Technically Funny! This Hi-Tech Comedian from America's Got Talent has also made appearances on "The Tonight Show", "Air Bud One" & ""Two", and was a $100,000 winner on Star Search! If you're looking for a fix of nerdiness you've come to the right place!
Audition for the First Annual Loons on the Lake Comedy Competition where one comedian will walk home with
Crooners Supper Club
Fridley, MN📍 Twin Cities Metro
June 21st - June 24th 2023
Between 5PM & 10PM
How IT WORKS
40 applicants will be selected to compete in a three round, single-elimination tournament hosted by Randy Lubas and judged by a panel of Entertainment Industry professionals. Comics will be evaluated on a scale of 1-10 for material, stage presence, and audience reaction with maximum score of 30.
June 21st - June 23rd
comics will be selected from the pool of applicants to perform 8 minutes of material in one of five heats.
semi-finalists will perform an additional 8 minutes of new material on Friday June 23rd.
finalists will perform a final 15 minutes, any material of their choice (can repeat), on Friday June 24th.
$100 lodging stipend per night of participation & preferred rates for local accommodations ($129/night for 2 beds).
Dinner and two (2) drink vouchers courtesy of Crooners Supper Club for each night of participation.
invaluable exposure in the comedy world—competing in front of top industry professionals—agent, management, and cruise line representatives.
Opportunities to network with fellow comedians and industry professionals.
HOW TO ENTER
Submit a 5 - 10 minute audition video showcasing your comedic style.
Pay the $40 entry fee (goes toward professional review of your video submission)
*Applicants must submit a 5-10 minute audition video, valid email address, and $40.00 USD audition fee to be eligible for consideration. Submission does not guarantee participation in the Loons on the Lake 10K Comedy Competition. All selected must be willing and able to report, in person, to Crooners Supper Club (6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN 55432) between the hours of 4:00PM and 12:00AM on the days of 6/21/23 to 6/24/23. Failure to comply with any of the above stipulations may result in disqualification from the Loons on the Lake 10K Comedy Competition.
**Selected contestants will compete in a three-round, single-elimination tournament hosted by Randy Lubas and judged by a panel selected at his discretion. 40 contestants will be selected to perform for eight (8) minutes each during the preliminary round of competition. Each selected participant will be assigned a time slot between the hours of 5:00PM and 10:00PM on either 6/21/23, 6/22/23, or 6/23/23. Of these initial 40 contestants, 10 will be selected to perform for an additional eight (8) minutes during the semi-final round taking place on 6/23/23. Of the semi-finalists, five (5) will then be selected for the final round of competition on 6/24/23. One of these 5 finalists will then be awarded a $10,000 grand prize at the discretion of Randy Lubas (host). For more information please contact email@example.com. Not all services described in this Agreement are available to all persons or at all locations. We reserve the right to limit, in our sole discretion, the provision of any such services to any person or in any location. Any offer of a service in this Agreement shall be deemed void where prohibited.