The Color Purple (Regional, Denver Center for Performing Arts, 2023) | Playbill

The Color Purple



A teenage Celie is torn from her beloved sister and forced into an abusive marriage. Over the next forty years, while Celie encounters repression, despair and heartbreak, she also discovers hope in a group of friends who inspire her to find her voice, discover her beauty and change her life.

The musical adaptation of The Color Purple features awe-inspiring soul, gospel, jazz, and blues vocals underpinned by raw dialogue and a masterful plot. It is a triumphant, uplifting piece of art that reaffirms some fundamental truths: that Black is beautiful, that women are powerful, and that love is love.

Directed by Timothy Douglas

Music Direction by S. Renee Clark

Choreography by Dane Figueroa Edidi

Featuring D’Marreon Alexander, Katelyn Bowman, David Aron Damane, Elise Frances Daniells, Arnold Harper II, Rajané Katurah, Ne’Lashee’, Torrey Linder, Maiesha McQueen, Caleb Mitchell, Elexis Morton, Domonique Paton, Brad Raymond, Steven C. Rich, Nathan Andrew Riley, Taylor J. Washington, Christine Wanda, and Angela Wildflower

Tickets from $35 - $96


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