The Milwaukee Comedy Festival accepts submissions for comedy of all types including improv, sketch comedy, stand up, one-person shows, alternative comedy acts and musical comedy.

Submissions to perform are open February 15th at NOON until 11:59pm May 1st!

Application fee is Early Bird $13, standard fee is $20, late submissions are $40. Submissions are reviewed by a local panel of judges including the producers and staff of the festival and select area comedy professionals. Applications are judged on quality, originality, professionalism, audience reaction and above all, funniness. We review each and every submission we receive.

Questions? Check out the Performer FAQ or email us at

Click Here To Submit to the 2018 Milwaukee Comedy Fest!