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Purlie Victorious on Broadway Tickets

Tony & Grammy Award winner and Academy & Emmy Award nominee Leslie Odom, Jr. will star in a new Broadway production of the classic American comedy Purlie Victorious: A Non-Confederate Romp Through the Cotton Patch by the legendary Ossie Davis. Purlie Victorious will be staged by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon who directed the critically acclaimed productions of Ohio State Murders by Adrienne Kennedy and Suzan-Lori Parks’ Topdog/Underdog earlier this season. This play, scheduled to begin in late summer 2023, will mark Odom’s return to Broadway after winning the Tony for his iconic performance as “Aaron Burr” in Hamilton.

Cast and creative

By: Ossie Davis
Director: Kenny Leon
Cast list: Leslie Odom, Jr. (as Purlie Victorious Judson)
Design: Derek McLane
Costumes: Emilio Sosa
Lighting: Adam Honoré

Latest Purlie Victorious on Broadway News & Features

He's victorious! Tony Award winner Leslie Odom, Jr. will return to Broadway to star in Purlie Victorious: A Non-Confederate Romp Through the Cotton Patch, a revival of Ossie Davis's play. The role marks Odom's first return to Broadway since originating the role of Aaron Burr in Hamilton, which won him his Tony Award and, alongside his cast, a Grammy Award. He is also known for starring on screen in Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, One Night in Miami..., and Smash. Kenny Leon will direct Odom...

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