Congrats to our 2016 StandUp ThrowDown champ, Jiayong Li!
StandUp ThrowDown, ImprovBoston's 3rd Annual StandUp Tournament (formerly People's Battle) unites Boston’s best standup comics in an epic, month-long tournament to crown Boston's top comedian. From April 30 - May 27, the tournament will dish out non-stop laughs, featuring 50 hilarious comedians over 10 nights! A panel of ImprovBoston’s best comedians judge each round and they, along with the audience decide who shall be crowned the champion of StandUp!
COMIC SCHEDULE: 2017 Lineup TBA
- The Champion Receives:
- A month-long People's Show booking and hosting residency
- A coveted opening slot for a ImprovBoston Presents act (of national renown)
- One Year of Free ImprovBoston Shows
- Hosting Opportunities at the 2016 Boston Comedy Arts Festival
Teaching Opportunities at the ImprovBoston Comedy School
- Shure SM58 Microphone
Prizes will also be awarded to second and third place finishers