Think you’re funny? Make money at Laugh & Stack open mic series

Comedy Cartel
Comedy Cartel

TAGUIG CITY, Philippines – The future of Philippine stand-up comedy is here. Comedy Cartel is once again looking for new comedians for the 13th leg of Lack and Stack open mic series. Winning stand-up comedians get up to 20,000 PHP cash on top of the glory of recognition.

The event will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014. In addition to this, Comedy Cartel is also hosting Scarlet Nights, an open mic comedy act every Wednesdays at Scarlet Lounge in BGC.

Full details below.

Registration for Laugh and Stack 13th Leg is now Open!!

When: 9PM, September 13, 2014 (Saturday)

Where: Relik Tapas Bar and Lounge at 2nd Floor Commerce Bldg. (at the back of Mercury Drug in front of St. Lukes Hospital)


  • Must be a Novice / Amateur Stand-Up Comedian (has never been compensated to perform professionally).
  • Each leg of the competition will consist of 10 “Open Micers” only.
  • Registration Date will be announced on the Comedy Cartel’s Facebook page. Participants enlisting before the Registration date will not be counted.
  • First 15 registrants will only be accepted – Please include the ff. upon registration:
  • Subject: Laugh-Off Registration
    • Complete name
    • Contact Details
    • Email Address

Judging breakdown

  • Audience Impact: 40%
  • Professional Comedians Vote: 30%
  • Open Micer’s vote: 30%
  • Total: 100%

Rules & mechanics

  • English or Tagalog Sets.
  • Performance Time: Minimum of 3 minutes and a Maximum of 5 minutes.
  • (One point will be deducted for performances LESS THAN 3 MINS. and MORE THAN 5 MINS.)
  • Top 5 “Open Micers” from the previous leg is automatically registered for the next leg.
  • Final showdown in December will consist of the Top 10 “Open Micers” based on the tabulated results for the year.
  • To be eligible for the Finals, “Open Micers” should have performed at least 5 times during the entire competition.


  • Comedy Cartel Beer Bottle Trophy
  • Grand prize: P 20,000 cash
  • 2nd prize: P 3,000 cash
  • 3rd prize: P 2,000 cash
  • And Other Surprise Gifts!
Laugh & Stack Open Mic Showdown
Laugh & Stack Open Mic Showdown

Free admission so bring family & friends for a dose of laughter that will kick your workweek blues away.

Laughter in stitches absolutely guaranteed!

Call us immediately as the place gets packed quickly! See you there!

For table reservation please contact 0917-8860706.