February 7th 2014: Meyer Media announces Oregon’s Last Comedian Standing will be returning this spring. 45 contestants statewide will have a chance at their share of up to $10,000 in cash and prizes making Oregon’s Last Comedian standing the top prize for amateur competitions in the Northwest.
“This year we’re hosting screening events and showcases of the finalists in Eugene, Bend, Albany, Medford and Grants Pass. This is record breaking for the Oregon comedy scene, or in this case comedian breaking. It’s also a chance for arts and businesses to work together to raise the bar and create opportunities to launch talent out of our communities.” states Jennifer Meyer, Producer of Oregon’s Last Comedian Standing.
Dates for Screenings:
- Medford-Wednesday, March 5th @ The Rocky-Tonk – 333 East Main St www.facebook.com/therockytonk
- Bend-Thursday, March 6th @ The Summit – 125 NW Oregon Ave – summitsaloon.com
- Eugene-Thursday and Friday, March 6th and 7th @ The City/Kowloon’s – 2222 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd – kowloons.com
- Albany- Friday, March 7th @ Riley’s Bar and Grill -124 Broadalbin St. SW
- Grant Pass- Saturday, March 8th @ Taprock Event Center – SE 7th St. - www.taprockeventcenter.com
Upon entering the venue, each member of the audience will receive 1 voting ballot that includes a list of all qualifiers scheduled to perform. The audience will be asked to select their top 5 qualifiers from their ballot. After the last performance, votes will be tallied and judges will review for final decision
QUALIFYING- Friday Nights March 14th-28th @ The City/Kowloon’s Eugene, OR
SEMI FINALS- Friday Nights April 4th and 11th@ The City/Kowloon’s Eugene, OR
FINALS- Friday Night April 18th@ The City/Kowloon’s Eugene, OR
OLCS FINALIST SHOWCASE – May 16th-25th Dates TBD
7pm -Kick it with Coors Light and Pre-funk with the comics, mingle with media and get to know the ones who put the show on! 8pm- Showtime!
For more information or to submit your contact information go online to meyermedia.net. A complete list of rules, eligibility requirements and dates are available. Deadline for submissions March 1st. 2014
A portion of the proceeds will go to local non-profits; Arts and Business Alliance of Eugene and MEMA, Musicians Emergency Medical Association for their contributions in supporting arts within our communities.
If you’re a resident of Oregon that’s over the age of 18 and are looking for a chance to be Oregon’s Last Comedian Standing, contact Jennifer Meyer or submit your contact information at meyermedia.net by clicking on the submission page. Deadline is March 1st. 2014
About Meyer Media: Founded in 2004, Meyer Media is a full service advertising agency specializing in turn-key promotions, innovative marketing strategies and event production.
To apply for an audition, please visit our application page here