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SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016
Live at Beacon Theatre

The Color Purple — Nominee for Best Revival of a Musical

December 10, 2015

Music by Brenda Russell and Allee Willis, lyrics by Russell, Willis and Stephen Bray, book by Marsha Norman

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. 

Based On:
Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name.

Scott Sanders Productions, Roy Furman, Oprah Winfrey, David Babani, Tom Siracusa, Caiola Productions, James Fantaci, Ted Liebowitz, Stephanie P. McClelland, James L. Nederlander, Darren Bagert, Candy Spelling, Adam Zotovich, Eric Falkenstein/Morris Berchard, Just For Laughs Theatricals/Tanya Link Productions, Adam S. Gordon, Jam Theatricals, Kelsey Grammer, Independent Presenters Network, Carol Fineman and Sandy Block

Other Honors:
— Audience Choice Award nomination for Favorite Musical Revival
—Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Revival of a Musical
—Outer Critics Circle Award nomination for Outstanding Revival of a Musical  

Other Nominees for Best Revival of a Musical