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YAMANEIKA SAUNDERS

  • The Cedar Cultural Center 416 Cedar Avenue South Minneapolis, MN, 55454 United States (map)

First Avenue Presents

YAMANEIKA SAUNDERS

Friday, August 2nd, 2019 / Doors: 7:00 PM / Show: 8:00 PM

All Ages

$22 Advance, $25 Day of Show

This is a seated show. Contains material not appropriate for anyone under the age of 13.

Tickets are available through First Avenue online (click the "Buy Tickets" button above), at Electric Fetus, and The Cedar during shows.

YAMANEIKA SAUNDERS

Yamaneika Saunders is a stand-up comedian, writer, and actress known for her work as a panelist on The Meredith Vieira Show and lead roles on Oxygen’s Funny Girls and Comedy Central’s In Security. Yam has appeared on HBO’s Crashing, truTV’s Comedy Knockout and Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks, TV Land’s The Jim Gaffigan Show, A&E’s Black and White, Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, and This Is Not Happening, Seeso’s What’s Your F@#Cking Deal?!?!, NBC’s Last Comic Standing, and as a recurring correspondent on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Yamaneika has performed at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal, The Half Hour on Comedy Central, and recently filmed a half-hour stand-up special for Netflix. Yam currently stars on VH1’s Talk 30 To Me and Bravo’s Kandi Koated Nights. You can listen to her weekly on her hit podcast Rantin’ and Ravin’.

Yamaneika Saunders explains why honesty is so important in her comedy, then takes the stage to talk about a movie audition gone wrong.