The Color Purple

Black woman in faded cotton dress stands in front of five other Black women in cotton dresses

Black Actresses Discuss Why Broadway Needs More Diversity Than 'Hamilton'

Danai Gurira, Danielle Brooks and Renée Elise Goldsberry break down the need for more plays by and for people of color.

'Hamilton' Earns Record-Breaking 16 Tony Nominations

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit musical received nominations in every major category. 

'The Color Purple' Cast Salutes Prince With Performance of 'Purple Rain'

All of the goosebumps and the tears.

TONIGHT: Watch Alice Walker, Jennifer Hudson Discuss 'The Color Purple' Live

Alice Walker, Jennifer Hudson, John Doyle and Cynthia Erivo will appear for a candid talk and performances at The New School as part of The New York Times’ Times Talks. 

OITNB Star Danielle Brooks to Co-Star With Jennifer Hudson In Broadway's "The Color Purple"

Brooks will have one tough act to follow in the role of Sofia, who was played by Oprah Winfrey in the film version.