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The Color Purple Production History

The Color Purple Show Information

Previews: November 10, 2015
Opening:December 10, 2015
Closing:January 08, 2017
Theatres: Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (New York, NY)
11/10/2015 - 1/8/2017
Production Type:Revival
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Running Time:Two hours and 35 minutes, with one intermission
Intermissions:1
Official Website http://colorpurple.com/
Show type Musical

Other Productions of The Color Purple

2004   New York Reading
New York
2004   World Premiere
2005   New York Workshop
New York
2005   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
2007   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
2015   Broadway Broadway Revival Production
Broadway
2017   US Tour Revival National Tour
US Tour

The Color Purple - 2015 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
2016 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actress in a Musical Cynthia Erivo
2016 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Director of a Musical John Doyle
2016 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Danielle Brooks
2016 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical Jane Cox
2016 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Orchestrations Joseph Joubert
2016 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Orchestrations Catherine Jayes
2016 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Revival of a Musical The Color Purple
2016 Drama League Awards Distinguished Performance Award Cynthia Erivo
2016 Drama League Awards Distinguished Performance Award Jennifer Hudson
2016 Drama League Awards Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical The Color Purple
2016 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Actress in a Musical Cynthia Erivo
2016 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Danielle Brooks
2016 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway) The Color Purple
2016 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical John Doyle
2016 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Danielle Brooks
2016 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Cynthia Erivo
2016 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical The Color Purple
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