The Color Purple | Drury Lane Theatre | Theater & Performance | Chicago Reader

The Color Purple Recommended The Short List (Theater) Image Closing (Theater and Galleries)

When: Wednesdays-Sundays. Continues through Nov. 3 2019

Lili-Anne Brown directs the musical based on Alice Walker's 1982 novel (featuring a book by Marsha Norman and a score by Brenda Russel, Allee Willis, and Stephen Bray) about an abused black woman in the south in the early 1900s who finds hope in a relationship with her husband's mistress.

Price: Previews 9/13-9/18, $50-$65; regular run 9/20-11/3, $55 Wed matinees, Thu-Sun evenings $65, Fri-Sat evenings and Sun matinees, $70; $50 seniors for matinees.

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