Paula poundstone

Comedian Paula Poundstone Reviews

Wadsworth Theatre (Los Angeles, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

21 ratings
4.6 average rating
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270 events
101 reviews
29 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Paula Poundstone is great at interactive comedy. Don't sit up front if you're shy because if she looks your way, be prepared to be peppered with questions from her about what you do for a living; not mean but definately for laughs. Apparently a...continued

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86 events
52 reviews
9 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Don't remember when we last laughed so much! Paula has an amazing knack for combining her comic material with the spontaneous happenings around her. It made the performance very personal and extraordinary. I kept wishing our teens had come...continued

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134 events
50 reviews
10 stars
62 events
48 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Although her humor is much, much different than his, I was reminded of Billy Connelly. Both get up, look at their watches, talk about whatever comes to mind until they've been on stage for 2 hours (or 2-1/2 for Billy), then say good night. Like...continued

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Victor M. Quiroz
112 events
17 reviews
22 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

The Goldstar transaction was seamless as always. I picked up my ticket at will call at the Wadsworth. (BTW, no one shouts out, "Here's a cheap SOB who doesn't want to pay full price." It has always been a professional transaction in the years I've...continued

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15 events
10 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Paula really exceeded our expectations. Great performance, and she works a crowd better than any comic out there.

Absolutely worth it!

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5 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

My only concern was with some of the recycled material used in the show, but audience interaction is where Paula really shines.

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24 events
4 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Poundstone is funniest when talking directly to the audience. What do you do, sir? Work with computers. How did you get in that line of work? I just fell into it. You fell into it?! Who do you work for? Dell. You just fell into working for Dell?!...continued

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29 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Paula Poundstone is alway a hoot. I enjoyed the show and would go back again if she did another one. The seats weren't very good but
she was absolutely great. As always she had spontaneous interaction with the audience and was brilliant

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3 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Enjoyed the evening thoroughly, and was enormously impressed with Ms. Poundstone's ability to use any material to further her delightful presentation...
I would have preferred a few less four-letter words since there appeared to be some children...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

it was an enjoyable evening...i wasn't rolling in the aisles laughing but I was entertained throughout as paula streamed through many subjects with wit and funny anecdotes.

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3 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Jul 12 2008

Paula Poundstone is hilarious!

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