Back by Popular Demand: THE COLOR PURPLE Nov. 17 & 18
When: Sat Nov 17, 2012 6pm to Sun Nov 18, 2012 3pm
Where: Stage Aurora Performance Hall Jacksonville
Event Status: confirmed
Event Description: BROUGHT BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
Stage Aurora presents The Color Purple
November 17 & 18
(Jacksonville, FL) – Stage Aurora Theatrical Company will present the Tony Award winning Broadway smash hit musical THE COLOR PURPLE Saturday, November 17 at 6pm and Sunday, November 18 at 3pm at the Stage Aurora Performance Hall located at 5188 Norwood Avenue inside Gateway Town Center.
Angela Robinson-Whitehurst and LaTrisa Harper (both from the original Broadway production of The Color Purple) will serve as Artistic Consultant and Choreographer, respectively. Darryl Reuben Hall will direct. Harlan Penn is Set Designer with John Gripper serving as Vocal Director. Anthony Felton is Musical Director and Costume Designs by Valerie Bellamy –Bailey and Sandra Levy-Donawa.
Due to rave reviews from the Audience and Critics, we just had to bring it back! Nominated for 11 Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, THE COLOR PURPLE opened on December 1, 2005 at the Broadway Theatre where it ran for over two record-breaking years. It is based on the classic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker and the moving film by Steven Spielberg. It is the unforgettable and inspiring story of a woman named Celie, who finds the strength to triumph over adversity.
The cast features over 30 extremely talented, singers and dancers throughout North Florida!
The Color Purple performance schedule is as follows:
Saturday, November 17 at 6pm
Sunday, November 18 at 3pm
Ticket prices are as follows: $15/ Advance and Door for Students (5-17) & Seniors (65+) and $20 Advance /$25 Door for Adults/ General Public. Group rates are $18 each (groups of 15). Tickets may be purchased at Brothers 2000 ((904) 768-6004 Gateway Town Center). Tickets may also be purchased online at www.ticketleap.com or by calling the Stage Aurora Box Office at (904) 765-7372 or (904) 765-7373.