Mathew Knowles is taking Destiny’s Child to Broadway.
Beyoncé’s father, who managed the group and helped launch it into stardom, shared the news Wednesday via his personal Instagram account.
“BREAKING: @jecaryous Johnson and I are collaborating on Survivor: The Destiny’s Child Musical with plans for Broadway, London’s West End, and a world tour! More details coming soon…,” he captioned a shot of Beyoncé, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams.
The businessman elaborated on the venture in a statement shared to his personal website, writing: “I want to pull back the curtain. I feel it’s time to give the world an opportunity to hear, see and feel the victories and failures that I’ve had as a husband, father and manager who risked everything in pursuit of fulfilling dreams – those of mine and others.”
Knowles is collaborating on the project with writer and producer Je’Caryous Johnson, whose credits include Redemption of a Dogg and Set it Off Live, to name a few works.
Johnson said in his own statement about the news: “It’s fair, it’s real and it’s an absolute honor to know that Mr. Knowles trusts me to pen and produce such an iconic piece of American history.”