National headliners Adam Carolla (Catch a Contractor), Tom Green (Road Trip), Kel Mitchell (Good Burger), Mary Lynn Rajskub (Chloe from “24”) and more than 200 emerging comedians from across the country will take center stage at the Burbank Comedy Festival, Sunday, August 16 through Saturday, August 22. Hosted by Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant, the Burbank Comedy Festival will be packed with more than 50 special events including underground showcases, classes, workshops, industry panels, after parties, and live festival podcasts. This 2nd annual festival will highlight new and upcoming international talent, off-beat, variety, college, all-female, LGBT, and kids comedy performers.
The festival is dedicated to discovering America’s next comedy superstar. By pairing emerging comedians with established headliners, the Burbank Comedy Festival intends to give the next generation of talent the opportunity to perform and connect with top entertainment professionals, to encourage live comedy, and do some funny business.