Wandra Sykes Announces Sacramento & San Rafael Stand-Up Dates


Film, television and stand-up comedy star Wanda Sykes will appear for her very first stand-up comedy concerts in Sacramento, California Friday, May 10 at Sacramento Community Center Theater and in San Rafael, California Saturday, May 11 at the Marin Center. Tickets are on-sale now at www.rbpconcerts.com.

Wanda Sykes has been called "one of the funniest stand-up comics" by her peers and ranks among Entertainment Weekly's 25 Funniest People in America. Her smart-witted stand up has sent her career in many different areas.

Sykes has been seen on several television shows over the past two years. Last year she made a return to HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" starring opposite Larry David. In 2010 she starred on her own late night talk show on FOX, "The Wanda Sykes Show". In October of 2009 her second HBO stand up special "I'ma Be Me" premiered. It was taped at the Warner Theatre in Washington DC where she tackled topics like the first black president, gay cruises, being a new mom and aging.The special was nominated for two 2010 Primetime Emmy awards: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special andOutstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special.<

Tickets for Wanda Sykes Friday, May 10 at Sacramento Community Center Theater are $69.75 and $49.75, plus service fees. Tickets are available at www.RBPconcerts.com, the Community Center Theater Box Office or charge by phone at 916-808-5181. Tickets for Wanda Sykes Saturday, May 11 at Marin Center in San Rafael are $69.50 and $49.50, plus service fees. Tickets are available at www.rbpconcerts.com, the Marin Center Box Office and charge by phone at 415-473-6800.
Both concerts are produced by Northern California based concert promoters Rick Bartalini Presents.

Photo Credit: Kevin Thomas Garcia