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2022 Raw Comedy Quest : The Heats

Raw Comedy Quest 2022 - The Heats

Welcome to The Classic , NZ's home of live comedy, celebrating our 25th Anniversary Year in 2022.

COVID ORANGE UPDATE : Scanning & Vaccine Passes no longer required / Masks are optional but we still offer Exclusive Tables for your bubble and maintain all our excellent Hyper-Hygiene Protocols for your comfort and Safety.

We had to reboot the 2021 Raw Comedy Quest in 2022 - every Saturday night from Feb 19th to Apr 30th we will be holding the heats for the 2021/22 Raw Comedy Quest Rebooted- our search for the funniest new comedians of the year.

So if you think you're funny, or know someone who does, then stand-up this winter and have a crack at winning $2500 in prize money, offers of further professional work at The Classic and beyond and, most importantly, the Glory! Never underestimate The Glory of being the Funniest New Rookie of the Year.
It could be the start of something huge ... or not!

All you need is up to 6 minutes of your own original comedy act. Anything goes. Stand-up, music, sketch, improv, mime, solo, duo's, trio's or troupes.

If you would like to perform;
Sign on by emailing scott@comedy.co.nz.

The Heats run every Saturday until April 30th at 10pm.
The Semi-Finals will be held on Sat May 7th & 14th at 10pm.

Followed by the Grand Final on Sat June 4th at 7:30pm at The Classic.

Conditions of Entry
1/ You must be an NZ resident - no tourists, please.
2/ You cannot already be earning any money from performing live comedy - No Pro's.
3/ Your comedy must be your own creation - no covers comedians.
4/ You must be available for the Heats, Semi-Finals and Grand Final - please do not enter if the dates above don't work for you.

Buy tickets to watch the show?
$10 door sales are available at the door on the night, every Saturday, from 7pm.
We only offer pre-sales including Exclusive Tables to suit your bubble size.
Tickets for the Semi-Finals and Grand Final will be available here under a separate listing.

 

Do you want to perform?  Contact Scott to book your spot in advance

Email is best: scott@comedy.co.nz
Or visit a Raw gig  on Saturday night at 10pm and talk to Scott in person.

 

BOOKING TICKETS OPTION:

Presales are available on Eventfinda.

We have Exclusive Tables of 2, 4 and 6 plus Single Admits so you can make up a booking to suit your Bubble size.

All tickets from $10

For all shows we recommend arriving 15mins before the show starts. 
All seating is allocated by the Duty Manager on the night starting from the front.
Groups booked under the same name will automatically be sat together. 
IF YOU BUY SEPARATE TICKETS AND WANT TO SIT TOGETHER - TELL THE USHER HOW MANY IN THE GROUP
Latecomers are not guaranteed seats together

The Classic is a licensed bar requiring all minors (under 18) to be accompanied by THEIR parent at all times. 
Anyone looking under 25 will be asked for ID in the form of : NZ Driver's License, Passport or HNZ 18+ Card. 
8pm shows have an age restriction of at least 15 years old accompanied by their parent. 
Entry will not be granted to unaccompanied minors, those without ID or intoxicated persons.