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Library Patrons Can Enter Drawing for "The Color Purple" Performance Tickets

Visitors to any of the 10 Springfield-Greene County Libraries and the Mobile Library can enter a drawing for tickets to the opening-night performance of “The Color Purple” on Friday, March 30, at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.

“The Color Purple,” performed by a national Broadway tour, is a new musical based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker. The musical is scheduled for three performances March 30-31. It is recommended for mature audiences.

Entry forms are at each checkout desk. One entry per visit, please, from March 2-23. One pair of tickets will be selected from each library branch and the Mobile Library. Winners will be contacted on March 26. Tickets are provided courtesy of Hammons Hall.

Tickets to “The Color Purple” go on sale March 2. For more show and ticket information, visit or call the Hammons Hall Box Office at 417-836-7678 or 888-476-7849.

Kathleen O'Dell is community relations director for the Springfield-Greene County Library District. She can be reached at

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