April 29 - May 4, 2025

Monday, November 13, 2023

Business of Comedy

Thursday Dec 7, 6pm CT / 7pm ET Winnipeg Comedy Festival and Creative Manitoba present a FREE "Business of Comedy" zoom workshop on how to produce a Juno Award nomination-worthy comedy album, with Vong Show, the Juno Awards Chair for Comedy Album of the Year. Register today! Did we mention it's FREE!


Vong Show, the Juno Awards Chair for the category Comedy Album of the Year, walks you through how to produce a comedy album worthy of a Juno nomination.
Topics Covered:
– Selecting a venue (what to look for in a venue)
– Equipment required (full range of options from cost-effective through best-in-class)
– Setting up equipment and venue to record the album (covering do-it-yourself options or hiring a sound engineer/technician)
– Post-production editing requirements
– Album artwork and marketing materials
– Distributing to digital storefronts and streaming platforms (DistroKid and CDBaby)
– Submitting for Satellite Radio Airplay
– Technical requirements for JUNO Awards consideration.

Register for this online workshop by 3pm CST Dec 7, 2023 and you will be sent a ZOOM Link by 4pm the day of the workshop. 

Vong Show: Spreading Enlightenment Through Laughter! Founder of Comedy Cares and creator of RICE: Asian Comedy Showcase. Vong has appeared on CBC (The National, My Toronto, Radio One), CTV (The Social) and was featured on Spotify’s ‘Our Roots. Our Sound.’ (Asian Heritage Month) and ‘Unlike Any Other’ (Pride Month) campaigns.