Entertainment
5:00 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Paula Poundstone Brings Years Of Improv And Standup Comedy To Wichita

Comedian Paula Poundstone is from Sudbury, Mass. She got her start in Boston in the late 70's and early 80's.
Comedian Paula Poundstone is from Sudbury, Mass. She got her start in Boston in the late 70's and early 80's.
Credit NPR

Comedian Paula Poundstone started her career in Boston in the early 80's. After years of touring the country and performing in a variety of venues, she is now a staple of NPR's "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!" She will be performing in Wichita June 28th , KMUW's Sean Sandefur was able to speak with her before she made the trip...   

Below is a clip from Poundstone's 1990 comedy special, "Cats, Cops, and Stuff..."   

Below is a behind the scenes look at "Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!"