(WJBK) - The Tony-award winning musical The Color Purple is in town at the Fisher Theatre in Detroit.
Joining FOX 2 is Angela Birchett from Detroit, who is in the ensemble. Her credits include Broadway: The Color Purple. Tour/Regional highlights: Dreamgirls, Once On This Island, Smokey Joe's Cafe, Little Shop of Horrors, Hairspray, Ain't Misbehavin'. TV: "Kevin Can Wait" (CBS), "Blindspot" (NBC).
Also here is Carla R. Stewart, who made her Broadway debut in The Color Purple as Olivia. Recent/favorite regional credits: First National tour of Ghost the Musical (Oda Mae Brown), The Wiz (Dorothy), Rent (Joanne), Ain't Misbehavin' (Nell).
The show runs from November 7-12 at The Fisher Theatre, located at 3011 West Grand Blvd., in Detroit.
Tuesday through Saturday evening performances are at 8 p.m., Sunday evening performance is at 7:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. and there will be a Special Open Captioned performance on Friday at 8 p.m.
CLICK HERE for tickets and to learn more about the show.