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Lupita Nyong'o stars in Danai Gurira's drama.

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Eclipsed's Tony-Nommed Director Liesl Tommy and Playwright Danai Gurira on Diversity, Drive & Dresses

Eclipsed's Tony-Nommed Director Liesl Tommy and Playwright Danai Gurira on Diversity, Drive & Dresses

While earning raves and 2016 Tony nominations for their work on Eclipsed, playwright Danai Gurira and director Liesl Tommy have been living double lives, creatively speaking: Gurira plays zombie killer Michonne in the international TV megahit The Walking Dead; Tommy recently opened Frozen Live at the Hyperion, an hour-long stage version of the movie musical, at Disneyland’s California Adventure theme ...

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Eclipsed Tony Nominee Pascale Armand on Survival Jobs, the Star She's Dying to Meet and Getting Through the Two-Show Day

Eclipsed Tony Nominee Pascale Armand on Survival Jobs, the Star She's Dying to Meet and Getting Through the Two-Show Day

Age: "A lady never tells."

Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

Current Role: Eclipsed's Bessie, one of the captive wives of a commanding officer in the thick of Liberia's Civil War.

Stage & Screen Cred: Armand has been under Liesl Tommy's direction in Eclipsed since its Yale Repertory Theatre incarnation; the Broadway run marks her fourth stint in the production. She ...

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Tony Nom Saycon Sengbloh on Being a Different Green Than Idina, Dedicating Eclipsed to Dad and Why You Can Call Her Whatever You Want

Tony Nom Saycon Sengbloh on Being a Different Green Than Idina, Dedicating Eclipsed to Dad and Why You Can Call Her Whatever You Want

2016 Tony Award nominee Saycon Sengbloh sits down with Paul Wontorek to discuss the great success Eclipsed has brought her.

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Eclipsed's Lupita Nyong'o Gets Inked! The Tony Nominee Receives a Sardi's Caricature

Eclipsed's Lupita Nyong'o Gets Inked! The Tony Nominee Receives a Sardi's Caricature
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With a Tony nomination for her Broadway debut in Eclipsed, Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o is truly getting the Main Stem star treatment. She was honored with a Sardi's caricature on May 19. Take a look at our photos to see the luminous actress receive her portrait!

Eclipsed's Zainab Jah Reveals Her AK-47 Muscles, Guilty Pleasures & Adorable Nicknames

Eclipsed's Zainab Jah Reveals Her AK-47 Muscles, Guilty Pleasures & Adorable Nicknames

Age: "That’s for me to know and you to find out."

Hometown: "I have two: Freetown in Sierra Leone and London, England."

Current Role:  Making a stunning debut as the bad-ass, gun-toting Maima in Danai Gurira's acclaimed drama Eclipsed, which centers on five Liberian women facing hard choices and brutal conditions. 

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Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o & the Stars of Eclipsed Shine Bright on Opening Night

Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o & the Stars of Eclipsed Shine Bright on Opening Night

Broadway.com joins in the celebrations as Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o officially makes her Broadway debut in Danai Gurira's powerful drama Eclipsed.

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Stars Align for Opening Night of Danai Gurira's Stirring Eclipsed, Starring Lupita Nyong'o

Stars Align for Opening Night of Danai Gurira's Stirring Eclipsed, Starring Lupita Nyong'o
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Danai Gurira's Eclipsed reveals the harsh realities of life amidst the chaos of the Liberian Civil War. Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong'o makes her Broadway debut alongside Saycon Sengbloh, Pascale Armand, Akosua Busia and Zainab Jah. Click through the gallery to see the celebs who celebrated the new play's Broadway opening.

Congratulations to Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong’o as Eclipsed Officially Opens on Broadway

Congratulations to Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong’o as Eclipsed Officially Opens on Broadway

Lupita Nyong’o plays The Girl amid the chaos of the Liberian Civil War in Eclipsed, which opens officially on Broadway on March 6. Directed by Liesl Tommy, the production, which follows the captive wives of a rebel officer, is playing at the John Golden Theatre. 

To celebrate the Broadway premiere of Danai Gurira's play, Broadway.com resident artist Justin “Squigs” Robertson ...

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Eclipsed Playwright Danai Gurira on 'Splashing a Little Color on the Great White Way'

Eclipsed Playwright Danai Gurira on 'Splashing a Little Color on the Great White Way'

Danai Gurira has taken a break from being a badass on The Walking Dead to bring two plays to New York: Familiar, currently at Playwrights Horizons, and Eclipsed, now in previews on Broadway. The Zimbabwean-American playwright stopped by The Late Show to chat with Stephen Colbert. “It hit me how special it is,” she sitting in on one of ...

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Kristin Chenoweth, Zachary Quinto, Betty Buckley, Eclipsed & More in Our Latest Photo Roundup

Kristin Chenoweth, Zachary Quinto, Betty Buckley, Eclipsed & More in Our Latest Photo Roundup
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From the first Broadway bow of Eclipsed to adorable backstage shots from besties Kristin Chenoweth and Sean Hayes and Matilda's Allison Case, there's a lot to see in our latest roundup of pics! Click through the gallery to see them!

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