Caroline or Change
An Obsidian Theatre and Musical Stage Company Co-Production
Books & Lyrics by Tony Kushner
Music by Jeanine Tesori
On stage January 31 – February 16
at the Winter Garden Theatre
STARRING Jully Black as Caroline! With Damien Atkins, Oliver Dennis, Keisha T. Fraser, Deborah Hay, Alana Hibbert, Linda Kash, Stewart Adam McKensy, Sam Rosenthal, Vanessa Sears, Camille Eanga-Selenge, Samantha Walkes AND featuring Measha Brueggergosman!
Set against the tumultuous backdrop of the Kennedy assassination and the Civil Rights Movement, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE usesfantasy and reality to explore a story about ordinary people facing extraordinary change. With a musical score that blends blues, soul, gospel, classical and traditional Jewish melodies, this ‘modern masterpiece’ is a timely story of change for our socially-conscious world.
Featuring “Canada’s Queen of R&B” Jully Black as Caroline, internationally renowned Canadian soprano Measha Brueggergosman as The Moon and an all-star Canadian cast, this is certain to be the must-see theatre event of the season.