The Wanda Sykes performance at The Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Sunday, October 23, 2022, has unfortunately been cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Tickets will be automatically refunded. Please contact us at or 615.687.6400 if you have any questions.


Repeatedly called “one of the funniest stand-up comics” by her peers, Emmy winning writer, actress and producer Wanda Sykes brings her larger-than-life personality to the Schermerhorn stage for an evening of laugh out loud stories. 

Best known for her roles in TV shows Blackish, Netflix's The Upshaws, and HBO's critically acclaimed Chris Rock Show, Wanda Sykes has been nominated for three Primetime Emmy's and won the Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special in 1999. In 2001, she won the American Comedy Award for Outstanding Female Stand Up Comic. She won three more Emmy’s, in 2002, 2004 and 2005, for her work on Inside the NFL for Outstanding Studio Show - Weekly- Inside The NFL. Wanda has also been featured in numerous movies throughout the years, as well as releasing multiple comedy specials, most recently Not So Normal on Netflix.


This is a strict NO CELL PHONES ALLOWED show. Please leave your phones in your cars or at home. Anyone who brings a cell phone will be required to place it in a locked YONDR pouch. Anyone caught with a cell phone inside the venue will be immediately ejected. 

WANDA SYKES owns all rights in the content and materials delivered during her performance (the “Materials”). Any use of the Materials without the express prior written consent of WANDA SYKES is strictly prohibited and is punishable to the full extent of the law. 


Presented without the Nashville Symphony