Whether your new to comedy or been at it a while and could use a fresh perspective, a fun and and engaging seminar for rising artists is always a great time. We may make it look easy but this business can be hard to navigate and make the strides you deserve. So if you need a boost, take time for yourself to be encouraged and inspired. Click here to sign-up for an introspective and enlightening seminar for a party of four or more.


Team Cotton serves food to those in need monthly and donates a portion of annual proceeds to non-profit organizations dedicated to supporting the homeless in Boston. On-going contributions are made to local organizations invested in our communities such as Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition, Roslindale Village Main Street, and Heading Home Inc.


We specialize in curating themed comedy shows to celebrate and bring awareness to a diverse range of movements. We are rising leader in delivering outstanding live entertainment such as Comics Rising and; Home to Studs of Comedy, Black Women In Comedy and more. Productions are developed throughout the city of Boston and beyond. Click here to hire Team Cotton or bring Comics Rising to your next event.


The annual Javonee Cotton Scholarship for Comedic Excellence was founded in memory of Reece Cotton's younger brother. 2018 Honorees received their scholarship through the Women In Comedy Festival. 2019 recipients received their scholarship through the Boston Comedy Chicks. 2020 honorees have already started receiving their scholarship through Comics Rising. One comedian was chosen, out of 3 early acceptance applicants, to make his NYC stand-up debut at Caroline's on Broadway. He performed at Caroline's New Face's Showcase on February 17, 2020.


The biennial Stand-up Program was founded in the spirit of dedicating time and resources towards helping new aspiring comedians get started on their comedy journey. A former student who successfully completed the 2018 inaugural program recently reported making as much as one-hundred dollars per show.

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In celebration of Black History Month, save 40% on your introductory consultation rate at only $45 per hour until February 29, 2020.

*Established comedians may volunteer as a production assistant to help cover consultation costs (experience required). New or non-comedians may assist Team Cotton in community efforts to help cover consultation costs (terms apply).


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More and more comedians are becoming rising competitors in this golden age of self-promotion and entrepreneurship. Individual sessions are geared towards artists who may need a website or want to start creating engaging content but don't know where to start. Learn how to make the most of the free online development platforms that are on the market today.