Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson, and Jasmine Guy vied for the role of Dorothy Dandridge.
Have you ever caught sight of yourself by accident and you see yourself from the outside? That's who you really are.
Minutes before she is to take the stage in Miami, Dorothy Dandridge discovers that the club is still under construction. Her act involved a good deal of choreography and perhaps even rehearsal, so she should have been aware. At the very least, she would have checked out the stage to get the physical layout of the performance space before she made her entrance.