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The Color Purple is the 2016 Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter), this joyous American classic has conquered Broadway in an all-new "ravishingly reconceived production” (The New York Times) directed by Tony winner John Doyle.
2016 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) and Orange is the New Black star Danielle Brooks in her acclaimed Broadway debut. Experience the exhilarating power of this Tony-winning triumph that New York Magazine calls “one of the greatest revivals ever.”
A miracle on Broadway. A glory to behold!Review by Ben Brantley from The New York Times
Jennifer Hudson and The Color Purple are a match made in musical heaven!Review by Mark Kennedy from Associated Press