The Hollywood NAACP Branch announced Weyni Mengesha among this year’s nominees extraordinary honorees for the 27th Annual NAACP Theatre awards!
Nominated for her direction of "Bars & Measures," a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere that was presented this year by The Theatre @ Boston Court.
Returning as host for this year’s award show is actress Wendy Raquel Robinson. Dubbed a “national treasure” by TVGuide.com, Jenifer Lewis is this year’s recipient of the NAACP Lifetime Achievement Theatre Award. The 2017 NAACP Theatre Awards will be held on February 26, 2018 in Los Angeles.