Blue Whale Comedy Festival brings a weekend of laughs to downtown Tulsa featuring stand-up comedians, improv troupes, short film screenings, live podcasts, music, and workshops.

The third Blue Whale Comedy Festival will take place September 7-10, 2017 at the Woody Guthrie Center and various locations throughout the Brady Arts District with headlining shows at historic Cain's Ballroom.

Best Short Film (Jury - trophy and possible monetary award, to be determined)
Audience Favorite Film (trophy)

Blue Whale Comedy Festival is looking for short film comedies under 25 minutes, including credits.

Animation, TV episodes, webisodes, narratives, student projects and sketch comedy videos all accepted.

Digital links for screeners is preferred.

Overall Rating
  • Samuel Quiles Palop

    Thank you Blue Whale Comedy Festival for including The Earpiece. Amazing Festival! A top level competition! We enjoyed being part of it.

    September 2016
  • jacob shelton

    Blue Whale is a gem of a festival that treats its performers, writers, and directors like kings. The staff is amazing, and the entire town is incredibly accommodating. Look for this festival to blow up in the next few years.

    September 2016