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Audition Your Act & Get Advice on your Career from Comedy Manager & Executive Producer, Barry Katz, in LA

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Bid to win the chance to audition your act and get advice on your comedy career from Comedy Manager and Executive Producer, Barry Katz, at the office of Barry Katz Entertainment or another location in LA!

Plus, you will get to visit his “Industry Standard” live podcast at Barry Katz Entertainment where, after the show, you will be invited to briefly get to ask his guest star additional questions and take a photo with him/her! 

Barry Katz is a renowned comedy manager and television executive producer who has nurtured the careers of many successful comedians (Louis CK, Dave Chappelle, Dane  Cook, Wanda Sykes, Jay Mohr, Tracey Morgan and numerous others).  He was the Executive Producer of “Telethon for America” has produced  over 50 documentaries and specials and was a comedic creative force behind the long time  successful NBC prime time series  “ Last Comic Standing” for  several seasons where aspiring comedians auditioned for a chance to have their own network television special.   

Barry Katz  Entertainment continues to discover and nurture new comedians.  In addition, he executive produces and hosts the widely acclaimed (averaging over 5 million listeners) podcast “Industry Standard” where prominent entertainment people talk about their start in the business,  the lessons that they have learned about success, and the pitfalls they  encountered along the way to the top.  

Airing each Monday and Thursday, past guests include Chuck Lorre, Judd Apatow, Kevin Reilly, David Copperfiekd  and numerous other performers, entertainment executives,  producers and comedians.

  • Experience will occur within the following date range(s):
    Jul 01, 2019 to Jun 24, 2020

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  • Participant must be at least 18.
  • Valid for 1 person only. 
  • Duration: Approximately 4 to 6 hours in total. (Audition/meeting will be 1 hour in total.)
  • This is a private meet and greet.
  • Length of meet and greet: 10 minutes.
  • The winner may take a photo.
  • Event does not include a meal.
  • Event does not include an overnight stay.
  • The dates of podcast and Person audition/consultation may be on two different dates. 
  • The show podcast guest is not guaranteed beforehand as date depends on their availability, and scheduling changes may occur.
  • There are no lodging, transportation, parking, gratuities included.
  • Photo with podcast guest may be tsken after podcast.
  • The audition with Barry Katz and meeting after podcast with guest star does not imply a future audition, employment or representation.
  • No other guests are allowed to attend audition or podcast.
  • This auction cannot be re resold, reauctioned or combined with other auctions.
  • Auction does not guarantee nor is dependent on the specific guest star of the podcast beforehand, as schedules can change.
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Rx Laughter
advocating & implementing the health benefits of humor and funny entertainment for improved health during recovery of serious illnesses
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  • Travel and accommodations are not included.
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  • To be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date, based on the donor's availability.

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