Theater: Musicals

Production: 'The Color Purple'

Celie (Lead)

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Production Details

Casting "The Color Purple." Producer states: "Mercury Theater Chicago is an intimate jewel box of a theater, located in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. Now producing a season...more

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Female, ages 20-35, African Descent, African American

Role Description

Celie: (Lead) soprano with belt, starring role, drives the story. Vulnerable, spirited, introverted, mischievous, seemingly passive but really not, has a deep, hard soul, believes that she is ugly, has a sense of humor which is sometimes wicked. She is an observer. Needs a great belt singing voice with lots of soul.


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