Obsidian Theatre Company

Caroline, or Change

An Obsidian Theatre and Musical Stage Company Co-Production



Books & Lyrics by Tony Kushner

Music by Jeanine Tesori


On stage January 30 – February 15

at the Winter Garden Theatre


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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.





Starring Jully Black - Caroline
Damien Atkins - Stuart Gellman

Oliver Dennis – Grandpa Gellman

Keisha T. Fraser - Washing Machine

Deborah Hay - Rose Stopnick Gellman

Alana Hibbert - Dotty Moffett & Radio

Linda Kash - Grandma Gellman

Stewart Adam McKensy – The Dryer & The Bus

Sam Rosenthal – Mr. Stopnick

Vanessa Sears - Emmie

Camille Eanga Selenge – Radio

Samantha Walkes - Radio


and featuring Measha Brueggergosman – The Moon



Director – Robert McQueen

Musical Director – Reza Jacobs

Set Design – Michael Gianfrancesco

Costume Design – Alex Amini

Lighting Design – Kimberly Purtell
Sound Design – Peter McBoyle

Stage Manager – AJ Laflamme

Assistant Stage Manager – Kate Sandeson

Apprentice Music Director – Jonathan Corkal

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