A beloved comedian of Fox Tucson Theatre’s fans, who happens to love the Fox as much as its patrons, Paula Poundstone returns to Tucson with a new comedy performance on October 28 at 7:30 p.m. Poundstone isn’t a typical comedian. Those who appreciate watching a strong, creative humorist do her magic should get ready to laugh—a lot.
Poundstone is a humorist, author and comedian known for her clever, observational humor and spontaneous wit. When she isn’t collecting hotel soaps while on tour or on NPR’s number one show, Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, she hosts the popular Maximum Fun podcast, Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone.
Poundstone is also an author, and her most recent book, The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness, landed at number one on Amazon “Best Sellers” lists in Humor in all formats. It is one of eight in the country to be in the semi-final round for the Thurber Prize for American Humor, the highest recognition of the art of humor writing in the U.S.
The winner of an American Comedy Award for Best Female Standup Comic, Poundstone is recognized in innumerable lists, documentaries and literary compendiums noting influential standup comedians of our time.
Tickets start at just $24.50.For more information and to purchase tickets, visit FoxTucson.com. See ad, page 7.