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On Broadway, black Cinderella's glass slipper is only half full
On Broadway, black Cinderella's glass slipper is only half full

Actress Keke Palmer celebrated another important milestone last week. After becoming the youngest person to ever host her own TV talk show, it was announced that Palmer would take on another history-making role: Broadway’s first-ever (as far as we know) black Cinderella in a production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical set to debut in September. The 20-year-old, whom many remember as the title character in 2006’s “Akeelah and the Bee,” follows in the footsteps of Brandy Norwood, who previously acted in a televised version of the “Cinderella,” alongside the late Whitney Houston. In an interview with the AP, Palmer credited Norwood’s...

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