SEE WANDA SYKES AT DR. PHILLIPS CENTER MAY 12, 2022!


Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Recognized by her peers and the world as" one of the funniest stand up comics of our time", comedy legendWanda Sykes brings her larger than life personality to the stage once again to share her hilarious tales of parenthood, aging, race, and politics.

Best known for her roles in TV shows such as"Blackish", Netflix's"The Upshaws", and HBO's critically acclaimed "Chris Rock Show",Wanda Sykes has been nominated for three Primetime Emmy's and won the Emmy for "Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special" in 1999. In 2001, she won the American Comedy Award for "Outstanding Female Stand Up Comic". She won three more Emmy’s, in 2002, 2004 and 2005, for her work on “Inside the NFL” for “Outstanding Studio Show - Weekly- Inside The NFL".

Wanda has also been featured in numerous movies throughout the years, as well as releasing multiple comedy specials, most recently "Not So Normal" on Netflix.