Oct. 12, 2017 - The NAACP Beverly Hills/Hollywood Branch's Theatre Viewing Committee announced nominations for the 27th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards. This year's nominee roster is overwhelmingly filled with multiple EMMY, Tony and previous NAACP Theatre award winners throughout all 31 categories. To honor such outstanding examples of black excellence in theatre, an extravagant dinner show will be held on Monday, February 26, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, California.
In the category of "Best Supporting Actress" in a 99-seat theater, - Malika Blessing and Pia Days were both nominated from the play written by Scherrie Payne titled, "A Lady In Waiting.”
"I'm so excited and happy for them! I'll be praying that one of them wins. God is good!” - Scherrie Payne 10/13/2017