Tonya Pinkins (© David Gordon) Playwrights Horizons celebrated the opening night of Kirsten Greenidge's Milk Like Sugar with a party at West Bank Cafe on Tuesday, November 1. The play concerns 16-year-old Annie, an inner-city girl who struggles between the pregnancy pact she made with her friends and her need to carve out a life beyond the only one she knows. The company features Cherise Boothe, Angela Lewis, LeRoy McClain, J. Mallory-McCree, Nikiya Mathis, Adrienne Moore, and Tonya Pinkins. Rebecca Taichman has directed the production. Among the guests at the opening night celebration were LaChanze and Lynn Nottage. For tickets and more information, click here. Photo gallery loading... of Tonya Pinkins (© David Gordon) Nikiya Mathis, Angela Lewis, and Cherise Boothe (© David Gordon) J. Mallory-McCree and LeRoy McClain (© David Gordon) Tonya Pinkins, Rebecca Taichman, and Kirsten Greenidge (© David Gordon) La Chanze (© David Gordon) Want more stories like these? Get theater news, interviews, videos, exclusive ticket discounts, and more. AROUND THEATERMANIA Most Shared Most Viewed The Ones We Want! Aaron Tveit, Julianne Hough, and Vanessa Hudgens Get Ready for Grease2016 Tony Awards Announce New Date and VenueTheaterMania's Holiday Gift GuideAaron Tveit, Julianne Hough, Vanessa Hudgens Hand-Jive in New Grease Live! PromoThe 7 Best Holiday Shows in New York CityFlashback Friday: When Grease, Hula-Hoops, and Brooke Shields Dominated the Macy's Parade The Ones We Want! Aaron Tveit, Julianne Hough, and Vanessa Hudgens Get Ready for GreasePhoto FlashBruce Willis and Laurie Metcalf Open Tonight in Broadway's MiseryOpening NightIt's Official: Miss Saigon Revival Will Play BroadwayTheater NewsWill Julie Andrews Direct Kelli O'Hara in Broadway Revival of My Fair Lady?Theater NewsBilly Porter Takes His Final Bow and Passes His Kinky Boots to Wayne BradyPhoto FlashExperience "The Circle of Life" With a 360° Immersive Video From Broadway's The Lion KingVideo Flash Want more stories like these? Get theater news, interviews, videos, exclusive ticket discounts, and more. Don't show this again.