CAROLINE, OR CHANGE at Spinning Tree Theatre
Sundays at 2pm
book and lyrics by Tony Kushner (Angels in America)
music by Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home, Violet)
Kansas City premiere of Olivier Award-winning Best New Musical
A moving portrait of America at a time of momentous social upheaval. Set in 1963 Louisiana, the musical focuses on Caroline – a maid working in the sweltering basement of the Gellman household – and her relationship with 8-year-old Noah Gellman. The score combines spirituals, blues, Motown and Jewish klezmer and folk music.
Sat 11/9 7:30pm – Opening Night reception
Sun 11/10 2:00pm – Talkback following