Get ready for an evening of uproarious laughter as the iconic comedian Paula Poundstone takes center stage at The Colonial Theatre! Renowned for her smart, observational humor and legendary spontaneous wit, Paula Poundstone is not just a stand-up comic but a true comedy sensation. With an impressive resume that includes hosting the White House Correspondents Dinner, live coverage of major political events and starring in HBO specials like Cats, Cops and Stuff, Paula Poundstone has become a household name in the comedy world.
A trailblazer in her field, Paula Poundstone holds the distinction of being the first female comic to perform at the White House Correspondents Dinner and the first to win the ACE Award for Best Comedy Special on Cable television. Her comedic prowess extends beyond the stage, as she captivates audiences regularly on NPR’s Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! and weekly with her hilarious podcast, Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone. Poundstone’s unique brand of humor, a blend of self-deprecation, sarcasm and keen observations on current events, promises an unforgettable night filled with laughter that will leave your cheeks hurting.
Join us for an unforgettable comedy experience with Paula Poundstone, where this comedic legend will bring her wit, charm and unfiltered humor to the stage. Don’t miss the chance to witness one of the bravest and best improv comics of our time live in action!