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Must See: Broadway Legacy Returns With New 2.0 Edition

If you follow us on twitter then you know we’ve become major fans of Broadway Legacya digital catalogue that celebrates African American theatre. When the first set of visuals were released we were in overjoyed at the class and simplistic regalness of it all. This  project is led by Broadway Black renaissance man Christian Dante White (The Book of Mormon, Scottsboro Boys) and the photographer responsible for such stunning images is Brent Dundore. 

Check out the images for the 2nd round of the legacy, or Broadway Legacy 2.0 as its titled, below.True to form, Broadway Legacy chooses a well rounded group of leads & legends. You’ll see a new group of newbies and veterans that are making their mark and creating history on The Great White Way. You’ll also noticed that this is the first group of women Broadway Legacy has done and it’s a fine group at that. Tony Award winners Adriane Lenox (After Midnight, Doubt)& LaChanze (If/Then, The Color Purple) are among the group, along with Amber Iman (Soul Doctor), Marisha Wallace (Something Rotten), Chondra Profit,(The Lion King), Marva Hicks (Motown: The Musical, Caroline, Or Change)  Patrice Covington (Motown: The Musical National Tour), Krystal Joy Brown (Motown: The Musical, Big Fish) Kimberly Marable (Sister Act, The Lion KingCandice Marie Woods (Nice Work If You Can Get ItCatch Me If You Can), Crystal Joy (Motown: The Musical), Aisha De Haas (Caroline, Or Change, One Mo’ TImeCapthia Jenkins (Newsies: The MusicalCaroline, Or Change), Nikki Renee Daniels (Book Of Mormon, Gershwins’ Porgy & Bess), Krisha Marcano (Motown: The Musical, The Color Purple),  Maia Nkenge Wilson (The Book of Mormon, The Color Purple)


And let’s not forget about the new group of Legacy Men! Jesse Nager (Motown: The Musical, Mary Poppins), Brandon Victor Dixon (Motown: The Musical, The Color Purple), Clifton Davis (AladdinTwo Gentlemen of Verona), Michael McElroy (Next To Normal, RentBig RiverMaurice Murphy (Motown: The Musical, Leap Of Faith), Grasan Kingsberry (Nice Work If You Can Get It, Leap Of Faith)


Broadway Legacy was created and directed by Christian Dante White in collaboration with celebrity photographer Brent Dundore.Together they embark a goal of creating an online historical catalogue of art and information, celebrating African American theatre. This is the 2nd of installment to the collection and will continue as an on going celebration of artists. Bi-Weekly we will feature a legacy individual please follow us on twitter/facebook/instagram for featurettes.
Art Director & Created by Christian Dante White
Photography by Brent Dundore
Style Consultant John Eric Parker
Web Design by Elijah Ahmad Lewis with LaCrafts Creations
Drift Studios
Please visit & for more 
Twitter/Facebook @BroadwayLegacy @BrentDundore @BroadwayLegacyIG
They’ve done it again! It looks amazing!
We are so looking forward to seeing more editions to this wonderful work! Keep your eye on them. We’re sure there will be more single shots of each Legacy member coming soon. Bravo Broadway Legacy!
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Drew Shade is a theatre artist and enthusiast who fosters artistic diversity and excellence for the love of Black theatre artists. He is the Founder/Creative Director of Broadway Black, Off-Book Podcast & The Antonyo Awards. “Have a belief in yourself that is bigger than anyone’s disbelief.” – August Wilson


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