2016’s Class Clown Winner Announced!
Karen & Katy Koren and the Gilded Balloon are proud to announce that Jasper Ryan has won 2016’s Class Clowns competition.
Gilded Balloon would like to congratulate all of this year’s contestants and thank Zoe Lyons our guest judge as well as our workshop mentors Thomas Green, Damien Warren-Smith and Scott Gibson.
For the past 29 years, the Gilded Balloon’s comedy newcomer competition, So You Think You’re Funny? has seen hundreds of talented hopefuls go on to achieve overwhelming success in the comedy industry. The producers of So You Think You’re Funny? continue to nurture new comic talent with the Class Clowns competition, the only comedy competition for under 18s!
Class Clowns originated at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and has found its second home at the Gilded Balloon in Scotland. Each year, we’ll continue the search for the best comedy newcomers in the run up to the Edinburgh Fringe.
Watch this space for more information about the 2017 competition.