Abiona Omonua at Menier Chocolate Factory

abiona-omonua.jpgFormer student Abiona Omonua to play Nettie in a landmark musical version of The Color Purple

The European premiere of the musical The Color Purple from the Pullitzer Prize-winning book by Alice Walder comes to the prestigious Menier Chocolate Factory from 5 July with music and lyrics by Grammy award winners Brenda Russell, Allee Willis and Stephen Bray.  Abiona's recent shows have included Legally Blonde at the Savoy Theatre and the UK Tour of Hairspray.