'Color Purple' B'way bound in early '05

Gallo, Phil
October 2003
Daily Variety;10/6/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 1, p1
Trade Publication
Presents the broadway musical 'The Color Purple.' Musical director; Playwright; Arrival of the musical by 2005.


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