Twitter absolutely blew up during the live television production of The Wiz Live
on NBC. Well known singers and actors like Ne-Yo, Uzo Aduba, Mary J. Blige, Queen Latifah, Common, David Alan Grier and Amber Riley helped introduce newcomer Shanice Williams as she gave a living-room-standing-ovation worthy performance as Dorothy.
Here's a collection of some celebrities who showed their love on Twitter:
Chance The Rapper gives his friend Ne-Yo some props:Charlamagne quotes one of the most hilarious lines:Laverne Cox wants to party in the Emerald City just as badly as we do:Todrick Hall confirms that the choreography they were giving us is too much:Melinda Doolittle is just as amazed as everyone else by Uzo Aduba's performance as Glinda:
Kingsley has just about the same reaction as all of us when Stephanie Mills brought her voice to the stage:Glozell is pretty excited to see the return of Toto:Darren Criss boasts about his former cast-mate:Octavia Spencer loves what Shanice Williams brought to the stage:Kerry Washington
has all the same feels as we do after watching the show:Overall, everyone agrees that this production is amazing!