Colorpurple highres

The Color Purple

The National Theatre (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

71 ratings
4.6 average rating
  • 46
    5
  • 23
    4
  • 2
    3
  • 0
    2
  • 0
    1
11 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 15 2011

This is a spectacular production with a fabulous cast and glorious music. And, the Goldstar seats were great! The stage play is so much better than the movie, and I really like the movie. If you can, get tickets to this show and see it while...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 21 2011

The Cast was AMAZING. We really loved it. I brought my girls and there were only three things that they thought was a bit too open for them. The first was; Harpo's juke joint dancing, two: was the African dancers partial nudity and three:...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
13 events
1 review
68 stars
2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 17 2011

Everything about this show was terrific: singing, dancing, lighting, etc.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 15 2011

Great play and the entire cast was very talented. It leans on the long side as did the movie so make sure to have dinner before.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
1 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Apr 14 2011

I think it was ok. It was too much singing for me. Also, they didn't say my favorite parts from the movie. My mom loved it though.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
3 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Apr 12 2011

I thoroughly enjoyed myself. The production exceeded my expectations. The crowd, the play, the sound were all just perfect!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 17 2011

Terrific performances, compelling story, all together enjoyable evening!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 17 2011

The Color Purple Musical was very very good....I enjoyed every bit of it...I liked the fact tat whoever wrote this musical wanted it to be independent from the movie and book standing on its own..I do wish the signature song ,"Sister" was sung...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
4 events
1 review
7 stars
attended Apr 17 2011

The production was fantastic. The actors connected with the audience and the musical numbers were full of emotion.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
1 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Apr 15 2011

The show was excellent...funny, good music and most of your favorite lines from the movie are in the play..."You told Harpo to beat me!"

star this review starred report as inappropriate
10 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Apr 21 2011

The show was enjoyable. After some trouble with the tickets (Goldstar failed to forward the information about our ticket purchase to National Theatre), we had in the end a good entertainment for our wedding anniversary.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
3 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Apr 24 2011

This was truly a terrific from purchasing the tickets through enjoying a great performance!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
1 3 next