"Caroline or Change" - Tickets are now on sale to 7 Nov 2004

Mon 10 May 2004 "Caroline or Change" - Tickets are now on sale to 7 Nov 2004 Caroline or Change tickets are now on sale to 7 Nov 2004 at Eugene O'Neill Theatre Caroline or Change opened on the 2 May 2004 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre. The musical originally ran at The Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival. The musical is written by playwright-librettist Tony Kushner, composer Jeanine Tesori and directed by George C. Wolfe with choreography by Gillian Lynne Caroline, or Change takes place in Louisiana in 1963, just before President Kennedy's assassination and during the Civil Rights movement. Caroline is the black maid of a Southern family, made up of a father, his new wife and the man's young son. The son's birth mother has recently died, and the stepmother is trying to establish a relationship with the child, who already has a close connection with Caroline. The title has a double meaning, referring to the myriad social changes swirling around the family and a family argument surrounding the spare change perpetually found in the boy's pants pockets.

Originally published on

Subscribe to our newsletter to unlock exclusive New York theatre updates!

  • Get early access to Broadway's newest shows
  • Access to exclusive deals and promotions
  • Stay in the know about top shows and news on Broadway
  • Get updates on shows that are important to you

You can unsubscribe at any time. Privacy Policy