- Aug 28, 2015
Here's the new trailer for this fall's revival of "The Color Purple" on Broadway. This new production premiered at London’s acclaimed Menier Chocolate Factory, where critics hailed it. Now, the American classic comes to Broadway with a powerhouse cast including celebrated London star Cynthia Erivo, who will recreate her acclaimed performance as Celie, along with “Orange is the New Black” star Danielle Brooks (Sofia), and Jennifer Hudson (Shug Avery). The show opens tonight at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Watch the trailer below; and underneath, you'll find info on producer Oprah Winfrey's "Oprah Goes To Broadway: The Color Purple" TV special, which airs this Saturday night on OWN.