South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center Presents Pulitzer and Tony Award-Winning Production: “The Color Purple”

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Miami, FL (Dec. 23, 2019) - The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center (SMDCAC) is bringing the official Broadway tour of the critically acclaimed and award-winning musical, “The Color Purple,” to its main stage on Saturday, March 14 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 15 at 3 p.m.

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Academy Award-nominated film, “The Color Purple” follows the journey of Celie, an African American woman from the American South in the early 1900s.

The original Broadway production debuted in 2005 and received 12 Tony Award nominations and one win for Best Actress. A revival of the musical began in 2015, going on to win two Tony’s for Best Revival and Best Actress. The revival also received the Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album.

These performances are appropriate for ages 13 and up. Tickets are $45-95 for regular admission and can be purchased at SMDCAC.org or by calling 786-573-5300. The Center is located at 10950 SW 211 Street, Cutler Bay. All patrons entering the theater require a ticket regardless of age.



About South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center


The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center is managed by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, with funding support from the Office of the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.  The Center is dedicated to presenting and supporting arts and culture and providing access to the arts to the entire Miami-Dade County community. More information about the Center and its programs can be found at www.smdcac.org.        

  
It is the policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  The facility is accessible and assistive listening devices are available in the Main Stage Auditorium and the Black Box Theater space. To request materials in accessible format, and/or any accommodation to attend an event at the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, please contact Stephanie Aponte, 786-573-5314, saponte@miamidade.gov, at least five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).

Monday, December 23, 10:45am