Basically trying to create avenue for the funniest guy in the class of 2021. Participants will be given 3 minutes and 30 seconds to make us laugh and display their comic skill in the following categories:
A. Pantomime (Slapstick Comedy and Dance
B. Funny Sounds
D. Tell Jokes
We want to create a venue where high schools from the surrounding area can participant in a different experience… This will be an alternative to football, basketball, and baseball. Our plan is to borrow a page from high school basketball and have each school host their own venue to produce a winner. Each comedic winner then we will move on to complete against other “clowning” winners in winner take all completion. (Spring Break 2021)
1. East Chicago High School
2. Gary Westside High school
3. Munster High School
4. Valparaiso High School
5. Crown Point High School
6. Highland High School.
7. Chesterton High School
8. Michigan City High School
9. LaPorte High School
10. Merrillville High School
11. Lowell High School
East Chicago Police Department Gym
“Thinking Out the Box”
The local police departments will send a representative to look for the funniest policeman to be on our “undercard… Have students and people see our local policeman without a uniform or carrying a gun. Police from aforementioned cities will be eligible to participate. This will be under the auspices of “community outreach”. Host @ East Chicago Police Department Gymnasium.
Facebook Live make this ultra-cool. The proximity of our participants on the stage with a microphone on the stage lends itself to Facebook Live (Smartphone or Tablet is our secret weapon).
Genesis Convention Center Gary, Indiana
The Genesis Convention Center in Gary, Indiana will host our event during Spring break 2021.
Panel of Judge
Will give each participant a score to determine the winners.
1. Speros Batistatos – CEO South Shore Visitor and Tourist Bureau.
2. LaTroy Hawkins – Former Major League Pitcher3. Fred Halpern – Albert’s Jewelers
4. Judge Sonja Morris – East Chicago City Judge
5. Anna Ortiz – The Times Reporter
Special prizes to the winners
Ricardo (Streetwise) Moreno (Idea Guy)