India.Arie to Star in Broadway’s Colored Girls

Grammy-winning R&B artist India.Arie will star in the first Broadway revival of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf, which will be produced by Whoopi Goldberg this summer. The Tony-nominated play, which ran for nearly two years on Broadway in the ’70s, presents the stories of seven women of color from the African diaspora. Previews of the Tony-winning drama will begin on or about July 15 with an opening on or about Aug. 2 at a theater to be announced, according to Playbill.

India.Arie to Star in Broadway’s Colored Girls