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The Color Purple City Break

Birmingham Hippodrome, Hurst Street, BIRMINGHAM, West Midlands, B5 4TB

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The Color Purple City Break

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This two night short break in Birmingham includes tickets to The Color Purple and an interesting visit to The Coffin Works where you can discover the history of coffin making.
 

Taking you through the world famous Balti Triangle, this tour gives you the opportunity to visit the prestigious area in Birmingham and enjoy dinner if you choose to eat at one of the many Michelin starred restaurants, stylish eateries, world cuisine, street dining.

We’ve also included an Independent Birmingham card gaining you access to a myriad of discounts during your stay.

Get to the region with ease using London Northwestern Railway - advanced fares start from only £7!

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Birmingham Hippodrome and Leicester Curve’s production of Tony Award-winning Broadway production The Color Purple comes to Birmingham Hippodrome from 16th – 20th July 2019.

T’Shan Williams joins the cast as heroine Celie. T’Shan’s previous credits include Heather Duke in Heathers The Musical (Theatre Royal, Haymarket & The Other Palace); Caroline, or Change (Hampstead Theatre) and Queen in The Life (Southwark Playhouse) for which she won the Off-West End award for Best Female in a Musical.

She joins the previously announced cast including Joanna Francis as Shug Avery, Ako Mitchell as Mister, Simon-Anthony Rhoden as Mister’s son Harpo, Karen Mavundukure as his wife Sophia, Danielle Fiamanya as Celie’s sister Nettie and Delroy Brown as Pa.

The cast is completed by Geoff Aymer, Owen Chaponda, Perola Congo, KM Drew Boateng, Danielle Kassaraté, Anelisa Lamola, Rosemary Annabella Nkrumah, Jochebel Ohene MacCarthy, Landi Oshinowo and Jo Servi.

Directed by Tinuke Craig, The Color Purple is filled with a soul-raising musical score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues. The landmark musical, from Alice Walker's Pulitzer prize-winning novel, classic hit film and Tony Award-winning production on Broadway, follows heroine Celie as she discovers her own identity and power over the course of 40 years in 19th century southern America.

The Color Purple comes to Birmingham Hippodrome from 16th – 20th July 2019. To book visit birminghamhippodrome.com or call 0844 338 5000 (4.5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge). 

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16 July 2019 - 20 July 2019

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