Performance

VenueMenier Theatre
TownOuter London
CountyGreater London
Date From5th July 2013
Date Opened15th July 2013
Date To14th September 2013
WhenTue-Sat 20:00. Sat,Sun Mats 15:30. Extra perf. Sep 12 15:30
What's OnV341546307

The Color Purple

The Color PurpleT613504952
The 1930s-set family chronicle centres on black teenager Celie, as she journeys from childhood through joy and despair, anguish and hope to discover the power of love and life in racially divided southern America. The musical premiered in 2004, receiving its Broadway premiere in 2005 and going on to by nominated for ten Tony Awards. It ran until 2008 and has since been revived for several national US tours
Book by Alice Walker
Adapted by Marsha Norman
Music Brenda Russell
Music Allee Willis
Music Stephen Bray
Lyrics Brenda Russell
Lyrics Allee Willis
Lyrics Stephen Bray


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Production details

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News: The Color Purple
07Mar13: Coming to the Menier

Company

Producer Menier Chocolate Factory (by arrangement with Scott Sanders and Roy Furman)
Director John Doyle
Design John Doyle
Sound Gregory Clarke
Lighting Jane Cox
Costume Matthew Wright
Choreographer Ann Yee
Musical Director Tom Deering
Performer Cynthia Erivo (Celie)
Performer Nicola Hughes (Shug)
Performer Adebayo Bolaji (Harpo)
Performer Abiona Omonua (Nettie)
Performer Christopher Colquhoun
Performer Sophia Nomvete
Performer Marc Akinfolarin
Performer Lakesha Cammock
Performer Ashley Campbell
Performer Keisha T Fraser
Performer Ibinabo Jack
Performer Leon Lopez
Performer Gabriel Mokake
Performer Sophia Nomvete
Performer Neil Reidman
Performer Jennifer Saayeng
Performer Samantha-Antoinette Smith
Performer Joe Speare
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