Althea Stewart, who plays Celie, sings out her plea for help as Terrence Robinson, who plays Mister, stands fuming at the edge of the stage during Saturday’s rehearsal of the Natchez Little Theatre’s production of “The Color Purple.” The musical will be on Thursday, Friday and Saturday night and Sunday afternoon
Lisa Lewis, Taji Henyard and Shameka Ware sing during one of the musical’s opening numbers.
Althea Stewart, who plays Celie, falls to the ground after being beaten by her husband Mister, played by Terrence Robinson.
Althea Stewarts character Celie cowers during one of the opening scenes of “The Color Purple”
Mario Radford plays the character Harpo
Mario Radford, who plays Harpo, and Tema Larry, who plays Sofia, sing during the rehearsal Saturday.
Tema Larry, who plays Sofia, rears back to fight during the production.
Shadows dance on the walls of the stage during a juke joint scene.