NeNe Leakes has been added to the Broadway production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s, Cinderella
The Real Housewives of Atlanta star will make her Broadway debut in the musical, as Cinderella’s wicked stepmother, Madame. The reality star will make her big entrance on November 25, just six weeks before the musical closes.
The former Dancing with the Stars contestant will succeed Sherri Shepherd, who will perform the role September 9 through November 22.
“It’s official! I am headed 2 BROADWAY CINDERELLA Nov 25th. Ain’t God good 2 a little black girl from Athens Ga,” Leakes tweeted late Wednesday night.
The 46-year-old will star alongside Keke Palmer (Ella), and Judy Kaye (Fairy Godmother). The show will play its final performance on January 3, 2015.