Opening Act offers students in NYC’s lowest-performing schools the ability to create their own theater and acquire skills through improv, acting, and playwriting. A benefit was held April 21 to raise funds for programming.
The musical, featuring lyrics from Tupac Shakur and starring Saul Williams and Tonya Pinkins, is a cutting-edge take on the hip-hop musical.
The actor speaks about her Tony nomination for Ruth Younger, the challenges of acting opposite Denzel Washington, and how she got her fresh take on the role
The Tupac Shakur musical, "Holler If Ya Hear Me," is making its Broadway debut this summer.
Casting begins this week in New York for a new musical based on the life and music of Tupac Shakur, directed by Kenny Leon.