We’ve set our dates for the 11th annual Women in Comedy Festival. Join us May 7th-10th, 2020, for live comedy and film all over Boston, Ma. Tickets will go on sale soon for some of our headlining shows, and the full schedule will be up in March 2020. All shows and workshops are open to the public.
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Live show applications are now open. Film and screenplay submissions will open later this fall.
WICF 2019 Was a Blast
Thank you to our audiences, performers, filmmakers, instructors, mentors, sponsors, volunteers, and staff for another wonderful festival. The Women in Comedy Festival, Presented by HBO, celebrated its 10th anniversary from Thursday, May 2nd through Sunday, May 5th, 2019, all over Greater Boston at 14 venues and featured over 100 comedians and 19 short films.
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Live Show Submissions Are Open
The 2020 Women in Comedy Festival will be held all over Boston from Thursday, May 7th – Sunday, May 10th. Live show submissions are now open. Film and screenplay submissions will open later this fall. Be sure to join our newsletter and be the first to know about submissions and all things WICF, including special discounts and free ticket offers. Plus to don’t send out a ton of emails, so you’ll only hear from us when we really have something to tell you.
Audiences are hungry to experience and celebrate comedy from different perspectives, and that is where WICF comes in. Our goal is to help close the gender gap in comedy by showcasing women and their allies across all comedic platforms. All of our offerings are open to people of all genders.
WICF features diverse performers, and brings together individuals from all walks of comedy, giving comedy audiences a chance to see work from both local and nationally known comedians, and enabling industry a chance to scout terrific talent.