Fantasia Barrino made her Broadway debut in Oprah Winfrey's production of the Color Purple in 2007 [click here if you missed that].
Six years later Fanny returns to the Great White Way...
Grammy Award-winner Fantasia Barrino will star in the Broadway-bound "After Midnight," a musical revue celebrating Duke Ellington's years at the famous Cotton Club nightclub in Harlem.
Producers said Thursday that Barrino, last seen on Broadway in "The Color Purple," will be their first guest star in the show. Performances start Oct. 18, with an official opening night set for Nov. 3. Barrino ends her run Feb. 9.