PHOTO CALL: Fantasia Arrives on Broadway

News   PHOTO CALL: Fantasia Arrives on Broadway Fantasia Barrino may have started performing the role of Celie in The Color Purple April 10, but the "American Idol" champ's entrance into the show was celebrated with a party April 22.

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Spotlight live, which is the new Times Square restaurant/karaoke venue, hosted the party for the new star of The Color Purple.

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At left (From Top): Elisabeth Withers-Mendes and Fantasia Barrino; Natasha Yvette Williams; Renee Goldsberry (l.) and Krisha Marcano; Chaz Lamar Shepherd; Darlesia Cearcy; Jerry Mitchell; Ashford and Simpson.

Below: Members of The Color Purple cast celebrate Fantasia Barrino's Broadway debut.

photos by Aubrey Reuben
 

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