Friday, September 30, 2022

David Alan Grier Reveals New Songs Written for Upcoming The Color Purple Movie Musical by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony winner stars as Reverend Avery, a role being added for the screen version of the Broadway musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:43PM
Monday, September 26, 2022

THE SIGNATURE SHOW – Hot Wings, Talking with Aliens and Boogie Wonderland by Signature Theatre

This month on The Signature Show, we have a hilarious Signature spin on the Hot Ones Challenge with The Color Purple cast members Tobias A. Young, Jalisa Williams and Keenan McCarter. Plus, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:02PM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Watch Cynthia Erivo and Kelly Clarkson Duet on 'When You Wish Upon a Star' by Logan Culwell-Block

The Color Purple Tony winner and soon-to-be Wicked film star Erivo is the Blue Fairy in Disney's live-action Pinocchio.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:55AM
Sunday, September 18, 2022

‘Simply beautiful’: THE COLOR PURPLE – Touring ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

From great American novel to star-casted film to Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical, Alison Walker’s The Color Purple has seen many formats over the years. A hard-hitting musical at the…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend September 16-18 - See 'Heathers: The Musical,' Ian McKellen in 'King Lear' and more by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

U.K. Tour of The Color Purple Musical Begins September 13 by Andrew Gans

The Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome production launches at the Hippodrome.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19AM
Sunday, September 4, 2022

This Week on Broadway for September 4, 2022: As You Like It @ The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park by James Marino

Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere, and James Marino talk about As You Like It @ The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park, Hal Linden and Bernie Kopell in the new comedy, Two Jew…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, September 2, 2022

VIDEO: Danielle Brooks Talks THE PIANO LESSON & Returning to THE COLOR PURPLE on TODAY

Danielle Brooks appeared on TODAY to discuss her upcoming return to Broadway in The Piano Lesson. In the video, Brooks reveals that she used a piece from the play to audition for Julliard. S…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:53AM
Thursday, September 1, 2022

Brandon Victor Dixon & Amra-Faye Wright to Join Angelica Ross in Chicago by Lindsey Sullivan

Brandon Victor Dixon and Amra-Faye Wright will join Chicago in the roles of Billy Flynn and Velma Kelly. They will star alongside previously announced Angelica Ross as Roxie Hart beginning o…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:03PM
Monday, August 29, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘The Color Purple’ at Signature Theatre by Charlotte Selton

Alice Walker’s pulitzer-prize-winning epistolary novel, The Color Purple, has touched millions since its 1983 publication. Furthered by Steven Spielberg’s 1985 film adaptation, which sta…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 04:40PM
Friday, August 26, 2022

Check Out Photos of Nova Y. Payton, Frenchie Davis, and More in Signature's The Color Purple by Michael Wiltbank

The 2005 Broadway musical plays the Arlington, Virginia, venue through October 9.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:49AM
Thursday, August 25, 2022

Inside Signature with THE COLOR PURPLE's Danielle J. Summons by Signature Theatre

Danielle J. Summons, who plays sultry chanteuse Shug Avery in The Color Purple sits down with Education Director David Zobell for a conversation about her career, growing up in Raleigh and h…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:33PM

With its gifted cast, ‘The Color Purple’ at Signature is a heartfelt hit by Darby Dejarnette

This production has earned its place as one of the best in the DC area.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 10:28AM
Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Watch Nova Y. Payton and Frenchie Davis in New Video of Signature Theatre's The Color Purple by Leah Putnam

The regional production began performances August 16 in Arlington, Virginia.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:48PM
Tuesday, August 23, 2022

First Look at Signature Theatre's THE COLOR PURPLE by Signature Theatre

THE COLOR PURPLE Now thru October 9, 2022 at Signature Theatre For tickets visit ➡️ https://bit.ly/colorpurpletix This triumphant musical adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:55PM
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Watch Nova Y. Payton Belt Out Uplifting Version of 'I'm Here' From Signature's The Color Purple by Andrew Gans

Payton currently plays Celie in the Tony-nominated musical at the Arlington, Virginia, venue.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:30AM

Watch Nova Y. Payton Belt Out Uplifting Version of 'I Am Here' From Signature's The Color Purple by Andrew Gans

Payton currently plays Celie in the Tony-nominated musical at the Arlington, Virginia, venue.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:03AM
Tuesday, August 16, 2022

THE SIGNATURE SHOW – The Color Purple, Gershwin and Hand Models by Signature Theatre

To celebrate the start of performances of The Color Purple, this month on The Signature Show we feature a special behind the scenes look with director Timothy Douglas and cast members Nova Y…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:12AM

Signature Theatre's The Color Purple Begins Performances August 16 by Raven Brunner

Nova Y. Payton and Frenchie Davis lead the cast.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33AM
Friday, August 12, 2022

See Who's Starring in U.K. Tour of The Color Purple Musical by Andrew Gans

The Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome production will launch in September.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:42PM
Thursday, August 11, 2022

Exclusive: Watch Nova Y. Payton, Frenchie Davis, and Cast of Signature's The Color Purple

Exclusive: Watch Nova Y. Payton, Frenchie Davis, and Cast of Signature's The Color Purple. Playbill. Playbill. 167K subscribers. Subscribe.

SOURCE: Google at 05:25AM
Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Exclusive: Watch Nova Y. Payton, Frenchie Davis, and Cast of Signature's The Color Purple by Playbill

The cast of Signature Theatre's The Color Purple is here! Starring Nova Y. Payton, Danielle J. Summons, and Frenchie Davis, performances are set to run August 16–October 9 at MAX Theatre i…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:03PM

Exclusive: Watch Nova Y. Payton, Frenchie Davis, and Cast of Signature's The Color Purple Perform Title Song by Raven Brunner

The 2005 Broadway musical will begin previews at the Arlington, Virginia, venue August 16.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:33AM

Exclusive THE COLOR PURPLE Music Video by Signature Theatre

THE COLOR PURPLE August 16 – October 9, 2022 For tickets visit https://bit.ly/colorpurpleyoutube This triumphant musical adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of human fortitude,…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:06AM
Monday, August 8, 2022

Check Out Photos of Muny The Color Purple, Starring Anastacia McCleskey, Tracee Beazer, Evan Tyrone Martin, More by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Lili-Anne Brown directs the summer production with choreography by Breon Arzell at the St. Louis outdoor theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM

See Original SIX Queens Adrianna Hicks and Abby Mueller Take Their Final Broadway Bows by Playbill

Original cast queens Adrianna Hicks and Abby Mueller played their final performance in Broadway's SIX August 7. See them take their last curtain call above. Hicks starred as King Henry VIII…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:33AM
Saturday, August 6, 2022

THE COLOR PURPLE's Rodney Thompson Takes Over Our Instagram!

The Muny is presenting Legally Blonde! Tune into our Instagram Story as Hayley Podschun takes you behind the scenes of her day at Legally Blonde at The Muny.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:18PM
Friday, August 5, 2022

Photo/Video: First Look At THE COLOR PURPLE At The Muny

Get a first look at The Muny's production of The Color Purple, which began performances August 3rd and runs through August 9th, 2022.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:23PM
Thursday, August 4, 2022

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's THE COLOR PURPLE

Get a first look at The Muny's production of The Color Purple, which began performances August 3rd and runs through August 9th, 2022.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:24PM

Get a Sneak Peek of Muny The Color Purple, Starring Anastacia McCleskey, Tracee Beazer, Evan Tyrone Martin, More by Andrew Gans

Lili-Anne Brown directs the summer production with choreography by Breon Arzell at the St. Louis outdoor theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:42AM
Wednesday, August 3, 2022

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For The Muny's THE COLOR PURPLE

Go inside rehearsals for The Muny's production of The Color Purple, which begins performances tonight and runs through August 9th, 2022.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:44AM

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