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About Raw Comedy Quest : The Semi-Finals

So you think you're funny?
Well then this is your chance to stand-up and be counted in NZ's #1 Open Mic Comedy competition. 
For 25 years the Raw Comedy Quest has been discovering NZ's next big things - a stepping stone to a career or favourite hobby as a stand-up comedian.
There is $2500 in prize money to be won, The Glory and offers of future professional gigs as a comedian.
All you need is up to 6 minutes of your own original comedy. (No covers). Anything goes! Stand-up, music, sketch, mime, liners, puns, solo, duo, group ...whatever you like.
Enter a heat - any Monday from Feb 12 to Apr 23 at TheClassic - by contacting
Make the cut to the Semi-finals at The Classic on Mon Apr 30 or May 7 and you might just get through to the Grand Final on Thu 17 May at Q Theatre on Queen St.