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Boston Comedy Festival Final Gala
August 31, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$30
Combining iconic Comedians with icons-in-the-making, the 19th Annual Boston Comedy Festival Gala will showcase some of the best-established and new comedic talents.
Eight of the top comedians will compete for $10,000 in prize money and bragging rights of being BCF Festival champ.
Hosted by Boston Comedy headliner Jim McCue who has been on Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing and Gotham Live.
The Comedian of the Year Award will be presented to Boston’s own Gary Gulman and comedic actress Jennifer Coolidge with the lifetime achievement award.
The final eight up-and-coming stars from a 48-comic field go head-to-head for a $10,000 first-place prize. In addition to the competition, comedy legend, comedic actress Jennifer Coolidge will receive the Boston Comedy Festival’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The Comedian of the Year Award will be presented to Boston’s own Gary Gulman Festival founder Jim McCue hosts. Fresh off Gotham Live and Dry Bar Comedy specials comedian Jim McCue, “Boston’s King of Crowd Work”, will be hosting this gala comedy event.Boston