ENGLEWOOD, N.J. -- Comedian, writer, actress and voice artist Wanda Sykes will be performing at the Bergen Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 5.
Sykes spent five years as part of the HBO's critically-acclaimed "Chris Rock Show." As a performer and writer on the show, she was nominated for three Primetime Emmys and in 1999 won the Emmy for "Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special." In 2001, she won the American Comedy Award for "Outstanding Female Stand Up Comic." She won three more Emmys, for her work on "Inside the NFL." In 2004, Entertainment Weekly named Sykes as one of the 25 funniest people in America.
Sykes is also known for her role as Barbara Baran on "The New Adventures of Old Christine" and for her appearances on HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm." She has also had a successful career in film, appearing in "Monster-in-Law," "My Super Ex-Girlfriend" and more, and and voiced characters in "Over the Hedge," "Ice Age: Continental Drift" and others.
The show begins at 8 p.m. BergenPAC is located at 30 North Van Brunt St., in Englewood.
Tickets range from $49-99: buy them here. There's a 10 percent discount for group sales over 10, a 20 percent discount for groups over 25 and a 30 percent discount for groups over 50.