The Color Purple
May 21, 2022 - June 12, 2022

Book By: Marsha Norman
Music and Lyrics By: Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, and Stephen Bray
Produced by special arrangement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide, New York
Producer: Kevin F. Harrington
Artistic Director:  Bruce Rebold
Director:  Mark Weekes
Musical Director:  Stephen Ferri
Casting Director:  Jamibeth Margolies, CSA
Costume Design: Barbara Kirby
Lighting Design:  Glen S. Davis
Scenic Design/Construction: Plaza Scenic
Sound Design:  Richard Flake

Book By: Marsha Norman
Music and Lyrics By: Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, and Stephen Bray
Produced by special arrangement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide, New York

Performance Schedule

Elmont Memorial Library Theatre

Story

Plaza is proud to present the Long Island premiere of this musical adaption of Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel! With a joyous score featuring jazz, ragtime, gospel, and the blues: THE COLOR PURPLE is a story of hope. It is a testament to the healing power of love and a celebration of life.

Show Information

Duration: Approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes (including a 15 minute intermission)
Late Seating: Latecomers are seated at the discretion of management.
Audience: Recommended for ages 15 and up. Children under 4 will not be permitted.
Content Advisory: Contains some violence, adult themes, and language.

Download The Color Purple Program Booklet, here.

BEHIND THE SCENES

Cast

Ken Boyd


Jahlil M. Burke


Camille Capers


Moriah Carey


Teisha Duncan


LeVane Harrington


Madison B. Harris


Ellisha Marie


NéLasheé


Najee Rawls


Aniya Simmons


Joshua Shepard


Troy Donell Staten Jr.


Elijah Stinson


Vanessa Triplett


Reviews

“With great direction, a brilliant set, and a strong ensemble, Plaza Theatricals ensures that The Color Purple is most definitely ‘Beautiful’ and ‘Here.’ Don’t miss it!” – Broadway World Review
Read the full review here

Video

Press

Nassau County’s Only Professional Theatre Opening in Fall 2021


Broadway & Main: Meet the Cast of The Color Purple


Long Island Premiere – The Color Purple


The Color Purple – Broadway World Review


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