Jully Black as Caroline. Photo by Max Telzerow
A Musical Stage Company & Obsidian Theatre production.
January 30 – February 15, 2020.
Set against the tumultuous backdrop of the Kennedy assassination and the Civil Rights Movement, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE uses fantasy 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 in her musical theatre debut as Caroline, internationally renowned Canadian soprano Measha Brueggergosman as The Moon and an all-star Canadian cast, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE will play the world-renowned Winter Garden Theatre.
“A MODERN MASTERPIECE”Evening Standard
Runs January 30 – February 15, 2020 at the Winter Garden Theatre, Toronto.
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
Measha Brueggergosman – The Moon
Director – Robert McQueen
Music Director – Reza Jacobs
Choreography – Tim French
Set Designer – Michael Gianfrancesco
Costume Designer – Alex Amini
Lighting Designer – Kimberly Purtell
Stage Manager – AJ Laflamme
Assistant Stage Manager – Kate Sandeson
Apprentice Music Director – Jonathan Corkal