Passion runs deep in “The Color Purple.” From Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, through Steven Spielberg’s Academy Award-winning film, to the stage, where a musical adds rhythm, blues and jazz, the core of the tale is the strength of the black women it depicts in rural Georgia in the first half of the 20th century.
Shiny, happy 'Purple' Musical based on classic novel comes to DuPont Theatre. Read More
Score gives new life to 'The Color Purple' Alice Walker's story "The Color Purple" endures as a Broadway musical, which opened in December 2005. The national touring company hits The Broward Center for the Performing Arts for a run Tuesday through April 16. Read More
'The Color Purple' musical exceeds movie in finding heart of Alice Walker novel From the jazzy, horn-heavy opening overture, you know "The Color Purple" is a Broadway musical that's outside the box. Read More
Strong performers make 'Color Purple' worth the trip "Good actors can sometimes elevate the material they perform. The Color Purple: The Musical About Love is a case in point." Read More
Character fuels passion for 'Color Purple' TPAC extends that opportunity to all as The Color Purple: The Musical About Love arrives for an eight-show run. Read More
Cast shines like gold in ‘Color Purple’ This “Color Purple” clearly entertained and inspired an opening-night crowd of 1,785 at the Orpheum Theater on Tuesday. Read More