Oct 1st, 2016
Our Broadway Reviewer saw this production when it played on The Great White Way in 2015/16 - here's what she thought:
"The book leaves the audience feeling empowered and hopeful for change. The music and lyrics are beautiful and we felt the shifts and changes of Celie's journey ... The chorus enters and raises the roof singing "Mysterious Ways", and at this point the tone is set for a night of jazz, gospel, ragtime and blues - music that moves the soul! The book, written by Marsha Norman, leaves the audience feeling empowered and hopeful for change."
View our show pages for more information about The Color Purple, Durham Performing Arts Center.
Winner of 2 Tony Awards
Durham Performing Arts Center: Open Run
The Tony & Grammy-winning The Color Purple arrives fresh from Broadway for this acclaimed US tour. This iconic story follows Celie, a young woman living in early 1900s America. Both heart-warming and heart-wrenching,...more info
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