For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf

Broadway
Musical
Original
SYNOPSIS: Filled with passion, humor, and raw honesty, legendary playwright/poet Ntozake Shange’s form-changing choreopoem tells the stories of seven women of color using poetry, song, and movement. With unflinching honesty and emotion, each woman voices her survival story of having to exist in a world shaped by sexism and racism.
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1977 Outstanding Actress in a Play Nominee
1977 Outstanding Director of a Play Nominee
1977 Outstanding Lighting Design Winner
1977 Unique Theatrical Experience Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1977 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Winner
Theatre World Awards
1977 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1977 Best Featured Actress in a Play Winner
1977 Play Nominee