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Caroline, or Change (2012)

Book and Lyrics by Tony Kushner Music by Jeanine Tesori
Directed by Robert McQueen
Music Direction by Reza Jacobs

An Acting Up Stage Company production
In association with Obsidian Theatre
Canadian Premiere

Caroline, an African American maid to a Southern Jewish family, is struggling to keep afloat both emotionally and economically, while the young son of her employer tries to make sense of the world following the death of his mother. A Tony, Olivier, Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel and Obie award-winning musical, Caroline, or Change mixes fact and fantasy, symbolism and reality, plus a wide palette of musical styles to tell the story of ordinary people facing extraordinary change in 1963.

Winner of four Dora Mavor Moore Awards including:

Outstanding Production of a Musical

Best Principal Actress, Arlene Duncan

Best principal Actor, Sterling Jarvis

Outstanding Musical Direction, Reza Jacobs.

Arlene Duncan

Neema Bickersteth

Jewelle Blackman

Deborah Hay

Alana Hibbert

Sterling Jarvis

Kaya Joubert Johnson

Londa Laramond

Michael Levinson

Cameron MacDuffee

Mary Pitt

Nicholas Rice

Derrick Roberts

Sabryn Rock

Shawn Wright