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Paula Poundstone

May 13, 2023 @ 8:00 pm

May 13, 2023

 

Paula Poundstone is known for her smart, observational humor and a spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend. Paula can be heard weekly as the host of the comedy podcast, Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone and as a regular panelist on NPR’s comedy news quiz, Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!

Also an author, Poundstone’s second book, The Totally Unscientific Study Of The Search For Human Happiness(Algonquin 2017) was one of eight semi-finalists for The Thurber Prize for American Humor, the highest recognition of the art of humor writing in the United States. The audiobook was one of five finalists for the Audio Book of the Year AUDIE award.

Paula was the first female comic, in its then 73rd year, to perform at the White House Correspondents dinner.  She was the first female standup, in its then 5th year, to win the ACE award for Best Comedy Special on Cable television. She is recognized in innumerable lists, documentaries and literary compendiums noting influential standup comedians of our time.

Questions or comments for Paula?
E-mail her: paula@paulapoundstone.com
To book Paula for an upcoming engagement
Please email: paula@paulapoundstone.com

Stream Nobody Listens To Paula Poundstone at paulapoundstone.com or wherever you get your pods!

 

Details

Date:
May 13, 2023
Time:
8:00 pm
Website:
https://www.ticketmaster.com/Uptown-Theatre-Napa-tickets-Napa/venue/229873

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Ages
12+ (Under 16 with Adult)
General Info
Doors at 7pm
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