Looking for laughs?
Well, the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall has a couple of new shows on tap that promise to deliver some yuks.
Tickets for both new shows are currently available to Music Hall members via phone and in person at the TSBMH Box Office. (With a minimum $50 donation, anyone can become a member and take advantage of the best seats in the house.) Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Wednesday (August 28).
Here are the newly announced shows:
Saturday, October 5, 8pm
$26, $29 & $34; student discount $3 off
Paula Poundstone’s spontaneity and wit have made her one of the most popular panelists on NPR’s award-winning news-quiz show, “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me.” Her commentaries can be heard on NPR’s “Morning Edition” and read on the Huffington Post comedy site, 23/6. Her newest comedy CD, I Heart Jokes: Paula Tells Them in Boston.
Thursday, January 16, 8pm
$29, $35 & $42; student discount $3 off
His new stand-up special “Make Me Wanna Holla” proves why Comedy Central ranked him as one of the top 100 stand-up comedians of all time. But Sinbad is also a gifted comic actor, starring both on television (“A Different World” and the award-winning “The Sinbad Show”), as well as films (“Necessary Roughness,” “Jingle All the Way” and “Houseguest”).