Yakov Smirnoff

Friday, April 22, 2022, 7:30PM

Premier: $67
Reserved: $60

VENUE: Carriage House Theatre

Add Parking: $15

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Carriage House Concerts have been moved to fall 2021 & 2022.

We are in the process of rescheduling all shows and remain hopeful that we will be able to offer performances in person starting in fall 2021 and into 2022. We will contact ticket holders with new dates or cancelation information. If you have tickets to an upcoming performance and have questions about rescheduled dates or your ticket status, please contact our Patron Services Manager Julie Thorne at: jthorne@montalvoarts.org

“Splendidly funny!” —The New York Times

After leaving Russia in the 1970s, Yakov Smirnoff came to this country with nothing but a dream. Not even knowing the language, he humbly began working as a bartender in New York, where he was able to tell jokes each night after his shifts. As his English improved, Smirnoff grew in popularity and eventually moved to Los Angeles. From The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson to movies with Tom Hanks and Robin Williams, Smirnoff soared to the top of the comedy world. 

His lovable view of life through the eyes of a poor immigrant captured the hearts of America. With the heart of dreamer, Yakov Smirnoff has made the impossible possible and continues to inspire others with his catchphrase that America is still, “What a Country!”

NOTE: This event has been rescheduled from the original published date.

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