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Movie - The Color Purple

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 8:00pm

Cutting Edge Theater
767 Robert Boulevard
Slidell, LA 70458

$25-$35

Director: Brian Fontenot, Jennifer Gestvantner, Lauren Turner

Duration: 2 hours 0 minutes

All Ages

The Color Purple is a musical with a book by Marsha Norman and music and lyrics by Stephen Bray, Brenda Russell, and Allee Willis. Based on the 1982 novel by Alice Walker, the show follows the journey of Celie, an African-American woman in the American South from the early to mid-20th century.From Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller and Steven Spielberg’s Oscar-nominated film comes a stage musical with a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues. This stirring family chronicle follows the inspirational Celie as she journeys from childhood through joy and despair, anguish and hope to discover the power of love and life.

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