For the 8th year in a row we bring you the newest and freshest of the rookie class of stand up comedians telling their best jokes for a chance to represent the South Island at the national Raw finals in Auckland.
16 of the funniest burgeoning stand-ups vie for your laughs and the judges love.
Heat #1 Monday September 6
Heat #2 Monday September 13
Finals at Little Andromeda on Saturday September 25.