Red: Tony Award-Winning Play About An Artist's Struggle
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for Red have expired.
The last date listed for Red was Sunday February 5, 2012 / 1:00pm.
Currently at Calderwood Pavilion - Wimberly Theatre:
- Full Price:
- $55.00 - $60.00
- Our Price:
- $20.00 - $25.00
Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker and the film by Steven Spielberg, The Color Purple is a celebratory story of hope and a testament to the healing power of love. This vibrant and touching family saga tells the story of Celie, who overcomes tremendous obstacles -- including poverty, racism and sexism -- to find her unique voice in the world. Set to a joyous score featuring jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues, this inspiring show earned an impressive 11 Tony Award nominations during its Broadway run. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Quotes & Highlights
- "A breathtaking, high-stakes, achingly human drama." --Boston Globe
- "I saw the Broadway production, and I actually think this production is better." --WGBH Radio
- "[Actor] Thomas Derrah as Mark Rothko delivers a performance so compelling that the audience rose up to shout bravos... SpeakEasy is to be congratulated for lighting up the dark winter with theatrical incandescence." --Patriot Ledger
The performance runs one hour and 30 minutes with no intermission, and is recommended for audiences ages 14 and older.
This performance includes the use of herbal cigarettes.
About the Ticket Supplier: SpeakEasy Stage
Over the past nineteen seasons, SpeakEasy Stage Company has distinguished itself as Boston's premier theater staging Boston premieres. Year after year, SpeakEasy has won acclaim for presenting top-quality productions of vital, cutting-edge plays.
Recently, SpeakEasy was singled out by Variety, the entertainment newspaper, as a force in regional theater and a champion of small, often overlooked musicals.