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The Color Purple - 2005 - 2005 Broadway Articles Page 2

by BWW News Desk - November 1, 2006
The smash hit musical, The Color Purple, nominated for eleven 2006 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and the recipient of a Best Actress Tony Award, for LaChanze (as Celie), celebrates its first year anniversary on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2006
Chicago native Felicia P. Fields will reprise her 2006 Tony-nominated role of Sofia in the national tour of the hit musical The Color Purple, while NaTasha Yvette Williams will succeed her on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2006
The Color Purple has broken the Broadway Theatre's house record for the week ending July 2
by Robert Diamond - June 8, 2006
Tony nominees Stephen Bray, Brenda Russel and Allee Willis give us the scoop all about The Color Purple.
by Robert Diamond - June 7, 2006
Best Lead Actress in a musical LaChanze talks about The Color Purple, Oprah, the show's impact and more...
by Robert Diamond - June 2, 2006
Playwright Marsha Norman is nominated for Best Book for The Color Purple, and tells us about the challenges of bringing that show to the stage and more...
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2006
Elisabeth Withers-Mendes--who is currently Tony-nominated for her performance in The Color Purple--will release her debut solo CD in late June
by BWW News Desk - April 6, 2006
The Color Purple stars LaChanze and Elisabeth Withers-Mendes will perform on A&E's 'Breakfast with the Arts' on Sunday, April 9th
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2006
Today, March 27th, the cast of The Color Purple treated Chicago travelers to the first-ever in-flight performance
by BWW News Desk - March 5, 2006
The Color Purple will soon spread across the country in a national tour, which will kick off in Chicago in April of 2007
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2006
On February 25th, The Color Purple reaches its 100th performance at the Broadway Theatre
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2006
On February 16th, The Color Purple's Brandon Dixon, Felicia P. Fields, Elizabeth Withers-Mendes and more will perform at Macy's Herald Square
by Adrienne Onofri - February 5, 2006
Oprah has taught him: 'All things 'Purple' are divine.' You might say his entire career so far has been blessed.
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2006
BroadwayWorld held a contest to give away 5 copies of the Original Broadway Cast Recording of 'The Color Purple. Thousands entered - were you a lucky winner?
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2006
On January 17th, Darlesia Cearcy will begin performances as Nettie in The Color Purple
by Ben Strothmann - January 12, 2006
LaChanze and other The Color Purple stars turned out to Angus McIndoe on January 10th to listen to a preview of the show's cast recording
by BWW News Desk - January 3, 2006
Highlights from The Color Purple can now be seen in's Video Show Previews!