The final live blog
Follow all the action from tonight's final with our live blog
The winner is: Steve Bugeja!After months of heats, the public have voted Steve winner of the BBC New Comedy Award 2013. Congratulations! Steve has won £1000 and will be develop a show with BBC Radio Comedy.
AbandomanAbandoman are about to do a rap about their observations during the show as a reminder of the amazing acts we've seen tonight.
Lucy Beaumont is on stageAhead of the results, last year's winner, Lucy Beaumont is performing.
Voting has now closedThanks for all your votes tonight, the vote has now officially closed.