7th Annual Laughing Skull Comedy Festival

June 7-12, 2016
Atlanta, GA

2016 Venues
(still adding)

Registration Information

Comedian submissions for the 7th Annual Laughing Skull Comedy Festival, June 7th - 12th, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia are open!

GOOD NEWS! This year we are going from 72 accepted comedians to 101 accepted comedians! This means you now have a 40% better chance of being accepted into one of the best comedy festivals in the Milky Way!

Video Submissions:
You are judged on the first 3 minutes of your submission video

Submission Fees:
By December 31, 2015 - $35
By February 1, 2016 - $40
By March 1, 2016 - $50
Accepted comedian announcements April 1, 2016

Who’s gonna be here!?
The Laughing Skull Comedy Festival consistently recruits top level industry representatives that can help accepted comedians get more work and advance their careers. With the festival’s rich history in finding some of the best up-and-coming comedians in the country, 2016 promises to have more industry than any other year previous! Industry representatives in attendance will include, but not be limited to Comedy Central, NBC, FOX, IFC, TBS, E!, the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, as well as various LA & NY based agents and managers.

Side Note: The 2015 ‘New Faces’ showcase at the prestigious Montreal “Just For Laughs” Comedy Festival included 5 Laughing Skull Festival participants. 

ATTENTION: After you pay on payal, you will be taken to a page to Submit your video, etc
1 x Submission Fee
Final Submission Deadline is March 1, 2016

Remember, you enter your video info 
on the page after you pay on paypal.


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"Attending The Laughing Skull Comedy Festival is like going on a second honeymoon with comedy and remembering why you fell in love with it in the first place.”

Matt McClowry

"I've done other festivals but never has every show been packed to the brim with smart, great audiences--until this one.”

Danny Palmer

“Most fun I've had losing a festival.”

Dan Decotiis

“This festival revitalized and inspired me, personally and professionally. And I had a blast!”

Meghan Hanley

"I could not have had a better time. It's inspiring and terrifying to see how many brilliant, funny and talented people there are.”

David Tveite

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