Comedy Chops is an elimination style, improvised comedy competition show, where four comics compete to see who has the best chops in comedy. This competition begins with four comedians that will write impromptu material based on mystery topics.Comedy Chops consists of three rounds of three minute sets written and performed by the comics. The comics have 5 minutes to write their sets before performing one by one for the audience and judges. At the end of each round, one comic will be eliminated until only two comics remain to go head to head in the final round. Comics are judged on: originality, stage presence and overall use of the topics. Well established comics judge the competition. The Judges are not only executional performers, but they are also experts in their field.Each judge will perform five minutes of hilarious material (acting as the timer) in between competitor rounds. Judges and competitors will be different every show and will include special celebrity (nationally known entertainers). Comedy Chops has been produced at The Big Pine Comedy Festival, The Tempe Improv and The Scottsdale Laugh Factory to rave reviews from audience members, comedians and fans.