The Color Purple on Broadway
Oscar®, Golden Globe® and Grammy® winner Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls) has dazzled the world with her matchless talent. This fall
she makes her long-awaited Broadway debut as the sultry Shug Avery in the joyous and triumphant musical The Color Purple. This unforgettable and intensely moving new production mesmerised audiences when it premiered at London's acclaimed Menier Chocolate Factory
Now this American classic comes to Broadway with a powerhouse cast including celebrated London star Cynthia Erivo who will recreate her electrifying performance as Celie along with "Orange is the New Black" star Danielle Brooks.
With a soul-raising score of jazz gospel ragtime and blues The Color Purple gives an exhilarating new spirit to this Pulitzer Prize-winning story.
Info: The Color Purple is on Broadway at Bernard B Jacobs Theatre, 242 West 45th Street | Book tickets
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