‘Eclipsed’ Cast Graces UPTOWN Magazine Cover!

Bold, Black, Broadway, and Black Girls Magic is what the beautiful ladies of the Broadway play ‘Eclipsed‘ is serving on the new issue of UPTOWN Magazine.

Eclipsed, is the story of a community of women survival in during the Liberian Civil War.

Eclipsed is making major headlines in being the first Broadway play that has in all black cast, writer, and director.

I was first cast as the understudy in the role I’m playing now so it was the very first role I under-studied and it was the very first role that I was assigned to at Yale. I was just drawn. I thought it was an incredibly engaging and riveting story and I was just dumbfounded that I never experienced anything like it before — five African women telling their stories and each of the women are so distinct from the other one. And it was so funny and also heart-breaking at times. It was just a very powerful story.” Lupita said in reference to why she was drawn to the role.

Click link to read full interview with these stunning ladies with UPTOWN Magazine:

http://uptownmagazine.com/2016/02/eclipsed-bold-black-on-the-great-white-way/4/

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