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JTP’s Production of “The Color Purple” Entrances

Alice Walker’s 1983 Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award for Fiction-winning novel The Color Purple.” was soon adapted to film. Re-adapted as a musical in 2004, with book by Marsha Norman music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, and Stephen Bray, The Color Purple: The Musical has played around the country and elsewhere ever… Read More ›

“Grey Gardens: The Musical” Is a Sad Story of Family Discord, Set to Music Just as Discordant

We find only one flaw in The Justice Theater Project’s production of Grey Gardens: The Musical, but we hope it will be corrected. We question the need for amplification of the performers at all, and unfortunately that was most noticeable in the case of Jeri Lynn Schulke, whom we could almost never understand when she… Read More ›

The Justice Theater Project will present the world premiere of "Light on the Horizon" by Deb Royals-Mizerk on June 8-24 in Clare Hall at the Catholic Community of Saint Francis of Assisi in Raleigh

JTP’s “Light on the Horizon” Examines the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill’s Effects on the Gulf Coast

The Justice Theater Project of Raleigh, NC will conclude its 2011-12 season — dedicated to “Our Planet. Our People. Our Plight: Stewardship of the Environment” — with “Light on the Horizon,” a work-in-progress about the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster written and directed by JTP artistic director Deb Royals, on June 8-10, 15-17, and 22-24 in Clare Hall at the Catholic Community of Saint Francis of Assisi in Raleigh. The show will also feature original music by Diogenes Ruiz and Jim Wahl.