Participants will be asked to present five minutes of their best PG-13 material. Judging will be 50 percent on material, 25 percent on audience participation (bring your friends) and 25 percent on delivery. The contest will be held every Friday in April with finals in May. Contestants must live within 70 miles of downtown Reno. Participation is free. Fill out an entry form online at www.renotahoecomedy.com.
Tickets to this special event cost $8 in advance or $10 on the day of the show. Showtime is 9:30 p.m.
Also on Friday, Reno-Tahoe Comedy presents hypnotist Dan Kimm with his show “HYPNOT!C” at 7 p.m.
Tickets cost $16 in advance, $21 the day of the show.
Headlining comedian this weekend for Reno Tahoe Comedy is Key Lewis, performing Saturday at the Pioneer Underground.
Tickets for this event cost $12 in advance and $16 the day of the show. Get more information and buy tickets at www.renotahoecomedy.com. Tickets are also available at the Pioneer Center for the Arts box office from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and at the Pioneer Underground on show nights between 7 and 11 p.m. Fees may apply. Comedians subject to change. No refunds. For a complete schedule, visit www.renotahoecomedy.com.
The Pioneer Underground is located at 100 S. Virginia, St. in Reno. Enjoy a full bar with no drink minimum in a beautiful, smoke-free theater setting.