Organized by the association "Cabaret September" National Festival of Humorists hosts a growing number of public: in 2008, the Festival has attracted over 4,000 spectators (11 days of programming in 11 theaters from 100 to 1000 places).
Programming offers eclectic comedy, and it is also a springboard for new comedians. Among its references: Dany Boon, Laurent Gerra, Vincent Roca, Tex, Eric and Ramzy, Albert Dupontel, Serge Riaboukine, Sophie Forte, Michel Muller, Thierry Samitier, Stéphane Guillon, Anthony Kavannagh, Jean-Luc Lemoine, Florence Foresti ...
Each year, a jury awarded two prizes. These awards are evidenced by the creation of an original work of Serge Then, local artist of national reputation. (Sculpture in bas-relief representing a leather head "Jester").
The poster, true identity card of the festival is annually created by a different designer.
Information on National Festival of Humorists (Tournon / Rhone - Tain l'Hermitage)
Festival national des Humoristes
Association Cabaret de Septembre
BP 16 - 07301 Tournon-sur-Rhône Cedex - France