Stand-up Cup:

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At El-Sawy culturewheel all talents are appreciated, we know how challenging it is for performers to stand literally under the spotlight and start to make audience laugh. We are proud to be hosting, starting this year 2017, the Stand-up cup annually. If you are looking for a hilarious family friendly stand-up comedy show, you are in the right place. 

 

 

How to Participate:

 

First Round (mid July 2017, 2 days): Any comedian can participate in the first round. Comedians get to perform on stage for a maximum of 10 minutes. The 10 eligible winners will move forward to the next round and are will be offered the following:

-A 20-hour workshop on standup comedy in 5 weeks, that will be hosted by experienced comedians

-A workshop on how to perform stand up comedy solo and in groups

-The opportunity to perform stand up with a group and 20 invitations to personally distribute amongst family and friends

-Record the event on video and share it on El-Sakia’s Youtube channel

The second round (September 2017, 1 day): Based on the first round, the first 7 winners of this round will move to the final round (the final) plus will be offered:

-A special meeting with professionals in this field

-A mentor to help improve their next performance

- The opportunity to perform stand up with a group and 20 invitations to personally distribute amongst family and friends

- Record the event on video and share it on El-Sakia’s Youtube channel

 

The Final round (December 2017 to announce the 1st, 2nd, 3rd winners and wish the others the best of luck next time): contestants will performs in 20 minutes and granted a tour in many Egyptian governorates and cities, the tour will be media covered and professionally documented

 

How to participate:

Apply until mid of May 2017

  1. Word sensitivity is important, we don’t accept offensive vocabulary
  2. In the first round the show cannot exceed 10 minutes and the final not more than 20 minutes
  3. Calling out names for insult is unaccepted to us
  4. Comedians must stick to the script they hand in before they start the show
  5. No plagiarism
  6. Present a CD at the very beginning of the competition with your personal data and the script for the show
  7. Jury, audience, other contestants and the working team must be respected by all means
  8. The show must be in Arabic

 

Application Fee is for LE. 30