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The Color Purple Tickets & Information

Bernard B Jacobs Theatre

242 West 45th Street

Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

New York NY 10036 View on map

The Color Purple Summary

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This show played its final performance on Sunday - January 8.

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See The Color Purple on Broadway through January 8th only. The Color Purple is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival. Best Actress Tony Award winner Cynthia Erivo (“an incandescent new star” says The New York Times) leads a powerhouse cast in this epic story of a young woman’s journey to love and triumph in the American South. Joining her is Tony and Grammy®-winning Broadway legend Jennifer Holliday (Dreamgirls). Tony winner John Doyle directs.

Don't miss two of Broadway's most powerful performers together on one stage in this Tony-winning triumph that New York Magazine calls “one of the greatest revivals ever.”

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The Color Purple Cast Members:

Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Holliday, Carrie Compere, Kyle Scatliffe, Nathaniel Stampley

The Color Purple Creative Team

Author: Marsha Norman
Music & Lyrics: Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray
Director: John Doyle
Producer: Scott Sanders, Roy Furman, Oprah Winfrey, David Babani/Tom Siracusa
Press Agent: Polk & Co.

The Color Purple Award Winners/Nominees

Nominated for 4 2016 Tony Awards
  • Best Revival of a Musical  - Winner!
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical - Cynthia Erivo - Winner!
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical - Danielle Brooks
  • Best Direction of a Musical - John Doyle
Nominated for 6 2016 Drama Desk Awards
  • Outstanding Revival of a Musical
  • Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Cynthia Erivo - Winner!
  • Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Danielle Brooks
  • Outstanding Director of a Musical - John Doyle - Winner!
  • Outstanding Orchestrations - Joseph Joubert / Catherine Jayes
  • Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical - Jane Cox
Nominated for 3 2016 Outer Critics Circle Awards
  • Outstanding Revival of a Musical
  • Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Cynthia Erivo
  • Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Danielle Brooks

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The Color Purple Quick Facts

Running Time:

2 hours and 20 minutes, including one intermission

Price Range


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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 8 and under.
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
November 10, 2015 December 10, 2015

Box Office Hours

Currently not open. Beginning February 24:
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 8pm
Sunday: Closed (Beginning April 30: Noon - 6pm (When there is a late performance open until curtain.)) 

Mail Order

The Color Purple
Telecharge Mail Order
P. O. Box 998
Times Square Station
New York, NY 10108-0998

Coat Room

Yes. (No strollers or furs.)