The Color Purple

  • The Color Purple

    Book by Marsha Norman
    Music & Lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis and Stephen Bray
    Directed by Paul Daigneault 

    Presented by SpeakEasy Stage Company
    1/10/2014 — 2/8/2014

"No theater company in town executes musicals with more brio than SpeakEasy."- Boston Globe
"Brilliant entertainment. It is musical theatre at its best."- Berkshire Fine Arts
"A brilliant production...this is an emotional one."- Broadway World
"The joyous sound lifts us out of our seats."- Talkin' Broadway

Based on Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, this soul-stirring musical tells the unforgettable story of a woman who – through love – finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discover her own unique voice.

Run Time: Approx. 2 hrs and 30 min with one intermission.

The Color Purple contains adult themes and brief nudity.


Prices & Seating

Performance DayAll Sections
Tuesday - Friday evening;
Sunday evening (when applicable)
Saturday matinee & evening;
Sunday matinee


Special DealsAll Sections
Student Rush $15*

Orchestra Last Row $25

*Student Rush tickets are available in person at the Box Office window 1 hour before curtain. Valid for Full Time students Age 25 or under. Cash only.