Venue: Mystère Theatre
3300 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV
Show Dates: September 9, 2016
Show Times: 9pm
Age Restriction: 18
Show Length: 90 minutes
$59.95 - $79.95
Known for her sassy-sounding voice and unique brand of blunt comedy, Wanda Sykes has established herself as a successful stand-up comedian, actress and writer. Since launching her comedic career more than two decades ago, her boisterous personality and witty humor have been featured in countless comedy specials as well as on TV shows and in feature films. Born in Portsmouth, Virginia, she was raised in Maryland and has been ranked among the 25 Funniest People in America by Entertainment Weekly.
In 1999, she won the Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special for her work on "The Chris Rock Show," where the she spent five years as both a performer and writer. In 2001, she won the American Comedy Award for Outstanding Female Stand-Up Comic and has gone on to receive three additional Emmy nominations in 2002, 2004 and 2005 for her work on "Inside the NFL" for Outstanding Studio Show -- Weekly.
With her own work at bat, from 2009 to 2010, she hosted her own late-night talk show, "The Wanda Sykes Show," on Fox and in 2011, she made a return to HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" starring opposite Larry David. With various other television and silver screen credits to her name, Sykes has seemingly perfected her comedic style. With the know-how to get an audience rolling with laughter -- and keep them there -- it's no wonder that this famed funny woman remains hot on the humor market today. But hey, don't just take out word for it.
Don't miss your chance to laugh the night away when Sykes takes the Vegas stage this September for a one-night engagement.