General News

Saul Williams to star in Tupac musical

By:
Apr 07, 2014 | 12:37pm EDT

Singer/actor Saul Williams has been tapped to lead the cast of a long awaited stageshow inspired by the music of late rapper Tupac Shakur. Williams will star alongside Tony Award-winner Tonya Pinkins, Christopher Jackson and Ben Thompson in Holler If Ya Hear Me, which will chronicle the struggles of two friends surviving inner-city life in the American Midwest. The musical will be directed by Kenny Leon, who is currently winning acclaim for the Broadway revival of A Raisin in the Sun, starring Denzel Washington. Holler If Ya Hear Me will begin previews on 29 May (14) at Broadway's Palace Theatre.

More General News
 
comments powered by Disqus