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Wanda Sykes

After college, worked at the National Security Agency as a procurement officer, which included negotiating contracts for spying equipment. While at the NSA in 1987, heard about a talent showcase for aspiring comics and (though she had no experience) wrote five minutes of material at her desk. Although she didn't win, she was hooked, and eventually quit her day job in 1992 to pursue stand-up comedy. Opened for Chris Rock at Caroline's comedy club in New York City in 1995; he hired her as a writer… Show more

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Wanda Sykes @ The Z! Sat, Sep 27 8:00p Zeiterion Performing Arts Center New Bedford, MA Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Fri, Oct 3 9:00p Mystère Theater Las Vegas, NV Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Fri, Oct 10 8:00p Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Portland, OR Add to Calendar
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Wanda Sykes Sat, Oct 18 8:00p The Chicago Theatre Chicago, IL Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Fri, Nov 7 9:00p The Music Box Atlantic City, NJ Add to Calendar
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Wanda Sykes Fri, Nov 14 8:00p Majestic Theatre Dallas, TX Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Sat, Nov 15 8:00p Louisville Palace Louisville, KY Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Sun, Nov 16 7:00p Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Sarasota, FL Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Fri, Nov 21 8:00p The Whiting Flint, MI Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Sat, Nov 22 8:00p Orpheum Theatre Madison, WI Add to Calendar
Wanda Sykes Thu, Dec 4 6:30p Fox Performing Arts Center Riverside, CA Add to Calendar
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