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Win Tickets to See Wanda Sykes in Vancouver


Thursday, February 4th, 2016 — 8:07am PDT
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The JFL NorthWest Comedy Fest is bringing some of comedy’s top talent to Vancouver this month including the incomparable Wanda Sykes.

Wanda Sykes in Vancouver

JFLNorthWest-WandaSykesWhere:
Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver BC
When:
Wednesday, February 24, 2016.
Doors 6:00pm Show 7:00pm.
Tickets:
On sale now

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’ first book titled Yeah, I Said It, published by Simon and Schuster, hit bookstores in September 2004. Yeah, I Said It is a hilarious collection of essays touching on life, family and current events. In 2012 Wanda joined forces with veteran producer Page Hurwitz to form Push It Productions, a production company dedicated to creating quality, comedy-based programming for network and cable television outlets. The company’s diverse slate of projects includes sketch comedy, concerts, reality, talk/variety, and competition formats. Their first set of specials, Herlarious aired in summer of 2013 and January 2014 on Own and was the recipient of a 2014 Gracie Award.

Sykes was previously seen on several television shows over the past few years. She can currently be seen on the Amazon Prime show Alpha House created by Gary Trudeau about a group of Republican Senators who share the same DC rental house; Last year she made a return to HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm; she also spent five years on CBS’s New Adventures of Old Christine. In 2010 she starred on her own late night talk show on FOX, The Wanda Sykes Show. Other TV credits include Fox’s Wanda at Large which she wrote, produced and starred in; Wanda Does It on Comedy Central and on Crank Yankers as the voice of Gladys Murphy.

She can be heard in many animated feature films; Ice Age: Continental Drift as ‘Granny’; in FOX’s Rio as ‘the Goose’; in Dreamworks’ Over the Hedge and Paramount’s The Barnyard.

Sykes was also seen in the feature films Evan Almighty, the sequel to Bruce Almighty, in which she co-starred with Steve Carell; the New Line feature Monster-In-Law starring opposite Jane Fonda, My Super Ex-Girlfriend, Pootie Tang, Nutty Professor 2; The Klumps, and Down to Earth.

I have a pair of tickets to give away to her show in Vancouver on February 24th, here’s how you can enter to win:

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RT to enter to win tickets to see Wanda Sykes in Vancouver from @JFLNorthwest + @Miss604 http://ow.ly/XWP6H

I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Follow the JFL NorthWest Comedy Fest on Twitter and Facebook for the latest festival news and lineup announcements.

Update The winner is Patricia!

69 comments

  1. nadya says:

    Would love to see this!

  2. rob says:

    I would love to go!

  3. Ali says:

    What a fun date night!

  4. Kayt says:

    Love Wanda Sykes!

  5. Clau says:

    I would love to go!

  6. Lexia Joy Nash says:

    I love her comedy!! This would be so much fun 🙂

  7. Samantha R says:

    This would be awesome to attend

  8. kay says:

    Fun night on the town

  9. JH says:

    I love Wanda! Winning this would be great.

  10. Mydhili says:

    Would love to see her perform.

  11. Robert says:

    It would sure be a treat to catch her show.

  12. sentha says:

    I have seen her in shows and she is quite funny.

  13. Debbie S says:

    She is hilarious!!! Great prize 🙂

  14. tara says:

    l’d loooove to see this sarcasm artist in person.

  15. Roboan says:

    A very funny lady. Love to win this 🙂

  16. Lisa G says:

    Love her comedy! Thanks for the chance?

  17. Jocelyn says:

    I would love to see her. She is hilarious. Thanks for this contest!

  18. Ryan says:

    Wanda Sykes is hilarious!

  19. Jason B says:

    Great comedy prize.

  20. MK says:

    It would be amazing to see her live!

  21. Christine W says:

    Oh yes, I would love to see her!

  22. Eileen says:

    I love her!

  23. Dane says:

    Would love to go to this! Haven’t been to a comedy show in YEARS and I LOVE Wanda!!

  24. Jan says:

    Would be fun to attend!

  25. Elisa says:

    I would be so happy if I won – she is hilarious!!

  26. Rino says:

    So funny

  27. Tania says:

    She’s hilarious

  28. Leanne S says:

    This would be hilarious!!!

  29. Katrina says:

    she totally makes me laugh

  30. Donald says:

    Wanda is awesome!

  31. Lael says:

    She is so funny! I would love to see her live 🙂

  32. Darcy says:

    She makes me laugh!

  33. Evie says:

    She brings joy and laughter! What better way to spend an evening!

  34. Michelle W says:

    Wanda is hilarious, I would love to see her live!!

  35. Karen says:

    Wanda Sykes is hilarious! Love her.

  36. Jeff S says:

    This is going to be a great night of comedy!

  37. Elyse Goulet says:

    Would love to go check her out live!

  38. Amanda says:

    Perfect date night. Would really LOVE to win tickets to see her live!

  39. Kelly Newman says:

    Would love to see Wanda Sykes, possibly the funniest lady alive….

  40. Elizabeth says:

    Pick me, pick me…please!

  41. Anna Day says:

    Love Wanda!

  42. Amanda says:

    Would love to see Wanda Sykes! Perfect date night for my husband and I! 🙂

  43. Kerri says:

    Awesome. Love her.

  44. Pauline says:

    I’ve heard she is really really good! Thanks for the chance at a comic evening at the Q.E.! 🙂

  45. Shannon says:

    Would loove to see her live!

  46. Stephanie says:

    Sounds AWESOME!

  47. Tracy says:

    Would love to see her, she’s hilarious!

  48. Lisa says:

    Wanda is the bomb! She is hilarious and would love to see her show

  49. Kim says:

    Love her!

  50. Raewyn says:

    Would be so fab to see Wanda Sykes! Wear depends so you can literally PYPL

  51. Samantha says:

    she’s so funny!

  52. Andrew C. says:

    My wife is a huge fan, be a great surprise.

  53. mary grace butters says:

    pick me, pick me please. i’d love to take my husband!

  54. Hadley says:

    Pick moi!

  55. Lisa M says:

    pick me I am need of a laugh

  56. Patricia Keaney says:

    We’d love to see her!! She really makes us laugh!!!

  57. Mary says:

    Dry, deadpan wit. My favourite!

  58. Smita Acharyya says:

    Wanda Skykes makes me laugh everytime! Really hope I get a chance to see her live.

  59. Bernadette Estrada says:

    Wanda rocks! She’s hilariously hilarious!!!! Retweeted as well!

  60. Stephanie says:

    Sounds fun!!!

  61. samantha says:

    omg i love her

  62. Heidi says:

    I need a good laugh.

  63. Zahra Meghji says:

    Wanda!! I’m in.

  64. Dary Bell says:

    I love seeing her on Ellen. It would be so fun to see her live!

  65. Derrick says:

    would love to see her

  66. Lisa says:

    she is funny!

  67. Stacey says:

    I would love to go, please! She’s hilarious!

    Thanks so much 🙂

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