Hola Chicas!

Remember the beautiful, talented, and curly Syesha Mercado from American Idol? Well, she called a few nights ago to share some wonderful news with me…and now I’m passing it on to you!

Syesha has been cast in the upcoming international tour of Dreamgirls the play — landing the role of Deena Jones, who was played by Beyonce in the movie.

Check out the official press release:

http://www.playbill.com/news/article/130559-Angela_Mercado_Warren_Hoffman_Shepherd_Gregory_to_Star_in_Dreamgirls

To catch one of the shows at the Apollo Theater in NYC this fall, click HERE.

Congratulations Syesha! Don’t forget the little people 😀