2019 Applications are now closed! Applicants, please check your email and portal to see your showcase program placement and status. 

 

Other things to note:

Showcase shows are assigned to performers, there is no option to choose your own shows.

Due to the projected high level of participation by performers and limited spot availability, you may be placed on a wait list.

All showcases will be non-ticketed, free of charge events for LaughFest fans to attend. At the show attendees might be asked to to make a $5 High Five donation.

Please know if you’re looking to participate in the National, Best of the Midwest, or Clean Comedy Showcases, they have already been booked for the 2019 Festival.

Showcase participants are not compensated for their performances and are responsible for their own travel and lodging.

 

Showcase Meeting and Networking Opportunities:

  • Thursday, March 7, 3-7 PM LaughFest Showcase Welcome Desk at LaughFest Central
  • Saturday, March 9, 12-4 PM LaughFest Showcase Welcome Desk at LaughFest Central
  • Saturday, March 9, 4-7 PM LaughFest Showcase Networking Reception at LaughFest Central
  • Friday, March 15, 3-7 PM LaughFest Showcase Welcome Desk at LaughFest Central
  • Saturday, March 16, 12-4 PM LaughFest Showcase Welcome Desk at LaughFest Central
  • Saturday, March 16, 4-7 PM LaughFest Showcase Networking Reception at The BOB – BOB’s Brewery

LaughFest Central is located in the Waters Building at 161 Ottawa Ave NW, Suite 106, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 – MAP

The BOB is located at 20 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 – MAP

 

For questions about LaughFest showcases please contact us at showcase@laughfestgr.org.