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The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.
Broadway Theatre, 1681 Broadway (W. 53rd St.), New York, NY

Cast order by:
The Color Purple
Broadway Theatre (Dec 01, 2005 - Feb 24, 2008)

Company Manager: Tony Magner and Elizabeth M. Talmadge (Jan 03, 2008 - Feb 24, 2008).

Assistant Stage Mgr: Kelly Stillwell; Production Stage Manager: Lisa Dawn Cave (Dec 09, 2006 - May 27, 2007).

Press Assistant: Leslie Baden.


Cast
Fantasia Barrino
Broadway Debut
Celie
(Apr 10, 2007 - Jan 06, 2008)
Celie
(Nov 07, 2006 - Feb 18, 2007)
Shelby Braxton-Brooks
Broadway Debut
Ensemble
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Nettie
(Jan 17, 2006 - Jan 06, 2008)
Church Lady / Doris
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Ensemble
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Buster
Chief
Ensemble
Stephanie Guiland-Brown
Broadway Debut
Ensemble
Ensemble
Church Lady / Darlene
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Ensemble
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Ensemble
Church Soloist
(Dec 19, 2007 - ?)
LaKisha Jones
Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday Matinees
Sofia
Alternate
(Jan 09, 2008 - ?)
Sofia
(Jan 09, 2008 - ?)
Zonya Love
Broadway Debut
Celie
(Jan 09, 2008 - Feb 24, 2008)
Ol' Mister
(Nov 07, 2006 - ?)
Ensemble
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Marla McReynolds
Broadway Debut
Ensemble
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Celie
(Feb 20, 2007 - Apr 08, 2007)
Mister Daughter
Young Olivia
Henrietta
Ensemble
Shug Avery
(Feb 01, 2008 - Feb 24, 2008)
Chaz Lamar Shepherd
Broadway Debut
Harpo
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Ensemble
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Older Adam
Young Harpo
Ricky Smith
Broadway Debut
Young Adam
Ensemble
(Mar 13, 2007 - Jun 10, 2007)
Bobby
(Mar 13, 2007 - Jun 10, 2007)
Mister
(Nov 07, 2006 - ?)
NaTasha Yvette Williams
Broadway Debut
Sofia
(circa. Mar 2007 - ?)
Harpo
(Jan 09, 2008 - ?)

Understudies: Deidra H. Brooks (Shug Avery), Darlesia Cearcy (Celie), Doug Eskew (Ol' Mister), Montego Glover (Celie, Nettie), Gavin Gregory (Harpo), Todrick D. Hall (Harpo), Ashley Renee Jordan (Young Harpo, Young Adam ), Jenny Mollet (Young Harpo, Young Adam ) and Saycon Sengbloh (Nettie, Celie)


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