Join us as we search for Detroit's next big star!
This fall, scores of local artists and entertainers will battle for the title of “Detroit's Big Shot.” Musicians, comics, dancers, magicians, and more will compete in front of local celebrity judges as we discover Detroit's next breakthrough talent. Hosted by comedian Tam White.
- Preliminary Rounds: September 15th, 22nd, 29th, and October 6th (8-10pm)
- Semi-finals: October 13th and 20th (8-10pm)
- Finals: October 27th (8-10pm)
Location: Planet Ant's Ant Hall: 2320 Caniff St in Hamtramck, MI
Prizes: Hundreds of dollars in prizes from the Detroit Historical Society, the Detroit Repertory Theatre, the Detroit Writing Room, the Front Porch Festival, Grey Ghost Detroit, HandleBar, One Night Stan's Comedy Club, Planet Ant, Signal Return, The D Brief, and Valentine Distilling Company. See the full list of prizes.
Please Note: To go to the Big Shot, you've got to get the big shot. Proof of vaccination required.