White is currently starring in the Broadway musical Fela! at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre. She won a Tony Award for her work in The Life, and her other stage credits include Barnum, Dreamgirls, Cats, Rock'N'Roll! The First 5000 Years, and Chicago. She received an Emmy Award for her recurring role on Sesame Street.For further information, visit www.cityhallnewyork.com.