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Salli Richardson-Whitfield's Quest To Play Lena Horne On Broadway

Actress Salli Richardson-Whitfield poses for a portrait, Thursday, July 9, 2009 in New York.  (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)
Actress Salli Richardson-Whitfield poses for a portrait, Thursday, July 9, 2009 in New York. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)

With five-time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald (Porgy & Bess) currently captivating audiences on Broadway in her portrayal of legendary singer Billie Holliday in ‘Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill,’ in time, audiences will hopefully get a chance to see the story of another legend on the Great White Way.

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