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The Color Purple: The Musical - National Tour

Comin' to Town! Tickets Now on Sale for Tony-Winning The Color Purple Musical in Tempe

Comin' to Town! Tickets Now on Sale for Tony-Winning The Color Purple Musical in Tempe
'The Color Purple'
'The Color Purple' pushes da button in Tempe on April 17.

Must be somethin' to fuss about! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of The Color Purple in Tempe. The touring production of the 2016 Tony Award-winning musical revival will open on April 17 at ASU Gammage and close on April 22.

The Color Purple features a book by Marsha Norman, lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis and Stephen Bray and music by Russell and Willis. Based on the novel by Alice Walker, the musical tells the story of Celie, a woman who, through love, finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discovers her voice in the world.

The show stars Adrianna Hicks as Celie, Carla R. Stewart as Shug Avery, Carrie Compere as Sofia, Gavin Gregory as Mister, N’Jameh Camara as Nettie and J. Daughtry as Harpo.

Helmed by Tony-winning director John Doyle, the acclaimed Broadway revival won two 2016 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical. The show's Grammy Award-winning score features such unforgettable songs as "Somebody Gonna Love You," "Shug Avery Comin' to Town," "Push Da Button," "I'm Here" and, of course, "The Color Purple."

All we've got to say is get your tickets to see The Color Purple today.

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