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Gospel legend BeBe Winans and Alliance Theatre joined together for a new stage production titled Born for This and they held a sneak peek at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, GA. Stars of the production such as Juan Winans (BeBe Winans), Deborah Joy Winans (CeCe Winans), Kirstin Wyatt (Tammy Faye Bakker), Chaz Pofahi (Jim Bakker) and Kiandra Richardson (Whitney Houston) were all in attendance as well as Alliance Theatre’s artistic director Susan V. Booth, the musical’s writer Charles Randolph-Wright and the musical supervisor, Grammy winning producer, songwriter and singer Donald Lawrence.

Juan Winans and Donald Lawrence

Michael Wynn and Donald Lawrence

Born for This is a musical based on BeBe and sister CeCe Winans experience growing up in the Winans musical dynasty and joining Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker’s Praise The Lord Network television show.

Michael Wynn, Donald Lawrence, Bart Phillips, BeBe Winans and Charles Randolph-Wright

Michael Wynn, Donald Lawrence, Bart Phillips, BeBe Winans and Charles Randolph-Wright

There was a Q&A session and BeBe performed with Atlanta-based choir Kevin Lemmons and Higher Caller.

Born for This will debut on the Alliance Theatre stage April 13-May 15, 2016.

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