featured Smirnoff comes to Wickenburg Dec 11, 2019 Dec 11, 2019 0 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save Ring in the new year with a few laughs at the Webb Center as comedy legend Yakov Smirnoff takes the stage on Saturday, Jan. 4.After escaping communist Soviet Russia in the 1970s, he came to this country with nothing but a dream. His joyous view of life through the eyes of a poor immigrant captured the hearts of America. He soared to the top of the comedy world performing on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and countless other television programs, including as a regular character on Night Court and the star of his very own show, named after his famous catch-phrase, “What a Country!” He branched out to the big screen where he starred in movies with Tom Hanks, Robin Williams, and Jack Nicholson to name a few. Still, one of his favorite achievements is obtaining his American citizenship in front of the Statue of Liberty in 1986. From his humble beginnings to living the American dream, Yakov has even performed for four U.S. Presidents and has been the main event for the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Most recently, he earned a Doctorate Degree in Psychology and Global Leadership at Pepperdine University, graduating in May 2019.Yakov’s clean comedic style shines as he relates hilarious tales about life in American. With the heart of dreamer, Yakov Smirnoff has made the impossible possible and continues to spread laughter with his message of love. Yakov will hit the Webb Center stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4. aTickets start at $35 and are $5 for youth 18-and-under.All tickets to the Webb Center’s 2019-20 Season are now on sale. Call the Webb Center Box Office at (928) 684-6624 or go online to dewpac.org for a full schedule of events and to watch video previews. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Latest News Why are flags at half-staff today, Feb. 18, 2020? 72nd Gold Rush Days this weekend WCA lions make push for CAA state tourney This Week in Wickenburg History Public Notices 02.12.20 Bird count starts Feb. 14 Dems must be registered by Tuesday to vote in Presidential Preference Library closed Gold Rush Days Most Popular Articles Images Videos Commented ArticlesGoodwill employee arrested for theftGlendale man killed in US 93 crashMan arrested after discharging firearm within city limits72nd Gold Rush Days this weekendThis Week in Wickenburg HistoryWhy are flags at half-staff today, Feb. 18, 2020?BLM seeks good homes for wild horsesWickenburg Municipal Court convictionsTraffic stop leads to drug arrestsPublic Notices 02.12.20 Images VideosSorry, there are no recent results for popular videos. CommentedSorry, there are no recent results for popular commented articles.