Broadway's new Tupac musical, Holler If Ya Hear Me, utilizes the beloved artist's music to tell a story of inner-city struggle. The production, which opens tomorrow at the Palace Theatre, is directed by Tony-winner Kenny Leon (A Raisin in the Sun) and features popular songs such as "California Love" and "Keep Ya Head Up."
The production stars Saul Williams as John, Christopher Jackson as Vertus, Saycon Sengbloh as Corinne, Ben Thompson as Griffy, John Earl Jelks as Street Preacher, Joshua Boone as Darius, Dyllon Burnside as Anthony, and Tony winner Tonya Pinkins as Mrs. Weston. The ensemble includes Afi Bijou, Mel Charlot, Carrie Compere, Otis Cotton, Ariana Groover, Jared Joseph, Jahi Kearse, Muata Langley, Valentine Norton, Christina Sajous, Charlene "Chi Chi" Smith, Jaime Lincoln Smith, Donald Webber Jr., and Joaquina Kalukango. See them in action in the video below.