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Danai Gurira Takes Tony-Nominated Play 'Eclipsed' To San Francisco

Playwright Danai Gurira made a surprise announcement Sunday that Tony-nominated 'Eclipsed' is heading to the Bay Area.

Matinee attendees of Broadway drama "Eclipsed," about the survival of five women near the end of the second Liberian Civil War, were privy to a major surprise announcement at the John Golden Theater Sunday.

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'Eclipsed' Is Making History As The First All-Black, All-Women Broadway Show

The Danai Gurira-penned, Lupita Nyong'o-starring show is the first Broadway production to feature an entirely black & female cast and creative team

The women of Eclipsed: Cast (left to right: Saycon Sengbloh, Akosua Busia, Lupita Nyong'o, Zainab Jah and Pascale Armand), director (top left: Liesl Tommy) and writer (top right: Danai Gurira)

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Fela Kuti's Queens

While we are in the Felabration's week, this is gallery featuring the original Fela's Queens portraits and some of the Broadway show Fela!.

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