Actress and singer Keke Palmer isn't holding back her excitement for her first Broadway role as the Cinderella in "Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella." 

On Twitter, she writes that she's "so excited" to take on the lead role in the play, adding "DREAMS DO COME TRUE." 

According to, Keke is the first African-American actress to step into the role of Cinderella on Broadway, and at only 21-years-old she's also the youngest.  Keke will transform into Cinderella starting on September 9th at the Broadway Theatre.  

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