FOR COLORED GIRLS brings to the screen Ntozake Shange's Obie Award-winning play, a poetic exploration of what is to be of color and a female in this world.
- The first Tyler Perry directed film to be rated R.
- The Broadway (New York City) production opened at the Boothe Theater on September 15, 1976, ran for 742 performances closing on July 16, 1978 and was nominated for the 1977 Tony Award (R) for…More
- Was a 1975 play, first staged in California. It has also been performed Off-Broadway and on Broadway, and adapted as a book, a television movie to a planned theatrical film.