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Book The Color Purple Tickets at the Menier Chocolate Factory, London

About The Color Purple

An unforgettable story of enduring love and triumph over adversity, The Color Purple is a landmark musical from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Alice Walker .

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. With a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues, this European premiere is directed by John Doyle (Road Show at the Menier Chocolate Factory), adapted for the stage by Pulitzer Prize and Tony award winner Marsha Norman , with music and lyrics by Grammy award winners Brenda Russell , Allee Willis and Stephen Bray .

Cast to include: Cynthia Erivo as Celie (Sister Act: The Musical – UK tour, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg - Gielgud), Nicola Hughes as Shug, (Porgy & Bess – Savoy – Olivier nomination for Best Actress in a Musical), Adebayo Bolaji as Harpo (Ghost – Piccadilly), Abiona Omonua as Nettie (Legally Blonde – Savoy, Hairspray – UK tour)

tags: Play - Drama

The Color Purple at
Menier Chocolate Factory,

53 Southwark Street


The Color Purple information

Running time:

16th July - 14th September. Tuesday - Saturday 8pm. Saturday & Sunday 3.30PM

Group Rates

The Color Purple group rates

Groups of 8+ Best available reduced to £32.00. All performances except Friday and Saturday evening.

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