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6954 Star Starred
Mountain Winery
14831 Pierce Road Saratoga, CA 95070
408-741-2822
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Comedian Wanda Sykes
7 ratings
4.1 average rating
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10 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 02 2010

Wanda was great. If you loved her HBO special. then go see her tour... it was basically the same thing (for better or worse). The Mountain Winery was really quite an amazing venue and Goldstar hooked us up with close seats in the second tier, so...continued

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57 events
38 reviews
9 stars
attended Oct 02 2010

This is a great venue - I suggest going online and purchasing a dinner package, too. The food and service were wonderful. The seats we got were great - they were in the back but dead center and not obstructed at all. Wanda Sykes was a BLAST!

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114 events
26 reviews
14 stars
attended Oct 02 2010

The whole show was marred by Ms. Sykes' politcal views (which are liberal - surprise! surpise!). In fact, after 15-20 minutes of left-wing/Obama-apologist rambling, some dude down front yelled out "No more Politics!"

Sykes is also a racist. ...continued

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Description

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 recently wrapped the first season of her own late night talk show on FOX. _The Wanda Sykes Show _aired on Saturday nights. In October of 2009 she was seen in her second HBO stand-up special I’ma Be Me. Sykes also played Barb in the CBS comedy The New Adventures of Old Christine for five seasons.

Her first HBO comedy special, _Wanda Sykes: Sick and Tired, debuted in October 2006 and was nominated for a 2007 Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special. It was taped before a live audience at the Moore Theatre in Seattle. _Wanda Sykes: Sick and Tired features material from her recent national tour. Among the topics covered are: politics, gay marriage, karma, healthcare, racial profiling, the pressure of being a woman and the perks of getting older. 

Sykes was 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 Jennifer Lopez and Jane Fonda, and was heard in the animated feature Over The Hedge for Dreamworks as well as The Barnyard for Paramount Pictures. She can also be seen co-starring with Luke Wilson and Uma Thurman in the romantic comedy My Super Ex-Girlfriend. Sykes starred in and produced the Comedy Central show Wanda Does It in which she tried various non-showbiz jobs. Her 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.

Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> Sarah Silverman <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil</em> Gift Card <em>The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes</em> <em>Fun Home</em> <em>She Loves Me</em>