Eclipsed will be the first Broadway production of its kind.
Lupita Nyong'o and the cast and creative team of Eclipsed are making history by being the first all-Black and all-female production on Broadway.
Written by Danai Gurira, Michonne on The Walking Dead, "Eclipsed" is a brutal look at life for black women during the Liberian civil war. At the helm are producers Stephen Byrd and Alia Jones-Harvey, with Liesl Tommy directing. The play had a sold-out run a The Public Theater, making various lists as one of the best plays of 2015.