Five weeks ago, the 2012 Funniest Person in Austin contest kicked off with nearly 200 entrants; now, after a dozen preliminary rounds and three heated nights of semi-finals, the judges have made their picks and the top 12 performers will be battling it out next Monday, May 14 on the Cap City main stage.
This is your chance to catch some of Austin’s strongest stand-ups, and it’s guaranteed to be one of the best local shows of the year (with PUNCH!’s annual Sour Grapes show — highlighting those who didn't advance but easily could have — a close second, at Cap City on Tuesday, May 15).
If you haven’t been assembling your FPIA fantasy league over the past few weeks, maybe Twitter will help you get to know the top 12. Here's a quick intro, in their own words:
The show on Monday, May 14 will definitely sell out, so get your tickets to the FPIA finals now.