Arts and Theatre
National Theatre Welcomes The Color Purple
The National Theatre is proud to announce that THE COLOR PURPLE, The Musical about Love, will return to D.C. for an Easter engagement April 12 to 24, and will feature special guest star Lil’ Mo as the Church Soloist.
Tickets for THE COLOR PURPLE, starting at $51.50, are on sale now at the National Theatre Box Office, and through Telecharge at Telecharge.com or by calling (800) 447-7400. For groups of 10 or more, call (866) 276-2947. For more information, call (202) 628-6161 or visit www.NationalTheatre.org.
Lil’ Mo hosts “The Lil’ Mo Show” on D.C.’s powerhouse Hip Hop and R&B station, WPGC-95.5 FM, from 2 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. As a recording artist and songwriter, Lil’ Mo has collaborated with Missy Elliott, Jay-Z, Fabolous, Ja Rule, Keith Sweat, Black Street, Bow Wow, Kim Burrell and the list goes on. Her first two studio albums, Based On A True Story and Meet the Girl Next Door, produced the hits “Superwoman (Part II)” and “4Ever” (both songs featuring Fabolous). Most recently, Lil’ Mo released Pain and Paper in 2007 and is now gearing up for the P.S. I Love, Me album, which drops later this year.