A Cinderella story
By: Allison Wisyanski ~Staff Writer~ On Sept. 16, Keke Palmer stepped into Cinderella’s glass slippers as the first African-American actress ever to play the role on Broadway. “Cinderella,” a Rodgers and Hammerstein production, debuted a year and a half ago and won a Tony award. This marks the first time an African-American woman has played the princess in the history of the show. Palmer has had much success with her 2006 role in “Akeelah and the Bee” and her present role as the youngest talk show host in the nation on the B.E.T. show “Just Keke.” She replaces Cindy Paige … Continue reading A Cinderella story
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