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Live Theater Events (May 18 - 24, 2015) 

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Amy Schumer
May 24
| In a recent episode of her Comedy Central show Inside Amy Schumer, a 12 Angry Men parody featured a jury of stars (Jeff Goldblum, Paul Giamatti) deciding if the comedian is sexy enough to be on TV. She's more than funny enough to have launched the third season of her show. Schumer performs standup at 7 p.m. at Saenger Theatre.

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The Color Purple
Fri.-Sun. May 22-June 14 | Anthony Bean directs a cast of more than 30 in the musical adaptation of Alice Walker's The Color Purple. Celie, a teenager, writes letters to God as she struggles with abuse and poverty in rural Georgia. At 8 p.m. (3 p.m. Sunday) at Anthony Bean Community Theater.

Merrily We Roll Along
Fri.-Sat. May 22-June 6 | In the Stephen Sondheim and George Furth musical, Franklin Shepard looks back on his career and his rise from unkown composer to rich Hollywood producer. At 7:30 p.m. at Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre.

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