Paula Poundstone to perform in Duluth this fall

Legendary stand-up comedian, Paula Poundstone is coming to The West Theatre in Duluth. Known for her observational humor and spontaneous wit, Poundstone will be performing stand-up at The West Theatre on October 20, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.

In its then 73rd year, Poundstone was the first female comic 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.

Time magazine, in the March 2020 “Best of” issue, listed Paula’s HBO special, Cats, Cops and Stuff as one of The 5 Funniest Stand-Up Specials Ever. 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!

Tickets are $57 to $65 depending on seating and will be available at Doors for the show will open at 6:30pm. Tickets are on sale now at

The West Theatre does have a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for special events like this. More details about The West Theatre’s safety protocols are available on the event’s ticketing page.