We can't tell you how excited we are!
Taye Diggs will be taking over the titular role of Hedwig and the Angry Inch later this year once Darren Criss steps down!
With each passing day, the anticipation builds for the new Hedwig. It only makes it that much more tantalizing that this will be Taye's triumphant return to Broadway after 10 years!
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Recently the Private Practice alum talked a bit about his enthusiasm by saying this is the "role of a lifetime."
But now we couldn't be any more fired up as we get our first look at the star in FULL MAKEUP!
Ch-ch-check out the glorious pic (below) for yourself!
He couldn't look better!
Diggs will officially take over starting July 22 at the Belasco Theater in New York for a 12 week run of the show! We wouldn't dream of missing this!
How do you think Taye will stack up against the former Hedwigs? Let us know in the comments below!
[Image via hedwigonbway/Instagram.]
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