14 October 2017 - 4 November 2017


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2016 Comedy Competition (left to right): judges Flo Collins, Amanda McKean and Olly Double, competition winners Adam Morrison (2nd place) , Ravi Holy (1st place) and Peter Aswell (3rd place) and compere Matthew Barnard. 


The 2017 Comedy Competition will be launching later this year. 


Read more about the 2016 competition by clicking here. 


Calling all Live at the Apollo fans! Think you’ve got what it takes to be the next best thing on the comedy scene? Fancy putting your money where your mouth is?

We are looking for YOU to be part of the Canterbury Festival Made in Kent Comedy Competition in a battle of comedic wills like the city has never seen before. Sign up for a slot to be seen by an expert panel and an audience waiting to be entertained.


The Made in Kent comedy competition is sponsored by:


University of Kent