The former Destiny’s Child singer, Michelle Williams is joining the cast of the Broadway play FELA! in its latest national tour in the United States. Michelle will make her first appearance on stage on January 29 in Washington D.C when the play opens. She will be playing the role of Fela’s ex-American lover Sandra Isadore who influenced his political views.
Fela! made its Broadway debut in 2009 backed by Jay Z and Will Smith. The play has gone on to be a hit not only in America but across the world. In 2011, the play came to Nigeria and ran for a week.