Based on the novel written by Alice Walker and the Warner Bros/Amblin Entertainment Motion Picture
Music and Lyrics by: BRENDA RUSSEL, ALLEE WILLIS, STEPHEN BRAY Book by:MARSHA NORMAN Originally conceived by: JUDY CRAYMER Directed by:LILI-ANNE BROWN Runtime:2 hours and 35 minutes, including a 20-minute intermission
Join the heroic journey of Celie, an African-American woman in the American South during the early 1900s, as she navigates her adoration for her sister and her beloved children, the strife of being in an abusive relationship, and her own spirituality. This inspiring musical is based on the 1982 novel by Alice Walker and earned fifteen Tony Award nominations, including the win for Best Revival of a Musical.
The Color Purple is rated PG-13.
Audio described performance: Thursday, October 24 at 1:30pm