Manhattan Comedy School

Gotham Comedy Club &

Manhattan Comedy School Present:


Are you the funniest person in your workplace? Prove it! Compete against hilarious workers to find out which profession is the funniest, win big prizes, and become New York’s Funniest Professional in the largest amateur comedy competition in New York.




Submission Deadline for Tradesmen and Journalists/Bloggers: June 9th

Still Accepting Submissions for: College Students, Tradesmen, and Journalists/Bloggers



There will be a celebrity host for the final show.


*Filling out a submission form does not guarantee admission into the contest. There are a limited number of spots for each industry. We will contact people with a confirmation if they have been accepted or not. All accepted contestants will be announced May 5th.


*There is NO entry fee for this competition.

However, there is a bringer requirement of 15 guests per round (2 rounds total). The shows have a $12 cover + 2 drink minimum.





Every finalist wins a prize of $250 value or more.

First Place - $1000 cash

Second Place - $500 cash 


Third Place

Free class at The Manhattan Comedy School ($400 value)



4th – 11th place

Gift from our Sponsors of $250 value or more:

- $250 Restaurant Gift Certificates 

- Discount Resort Vacation Gift Certificate



Dylan Prime

Delaney BBQ

Empire Steak House


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