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Episode Details: Purlie Victorious

Great Performances

Purlie Victorious

Episode #4714

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Summary: Enjoy this comedic play starring Tony winner Leslie Odom, Jr. telling the story of a Black preacher's scheme to reclaim his inheritance and win back his church from a plantation owner. Written by Ossie Davis with direction by Tony winner Kenny Leon.

Full Length: 1 hour 57 minutes

Upcoming Broadcast Times

  • Friday, May 24, 2024 at 9:00 PM ET / 8:00 PM CT on WFSU
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