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Caroline, Or Change

Playhouse Theatre
Northumberland Avenue
London
WC2N 5DE

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The five-star, Olivier award-winning musical comes to the West End

Don’t miss the extraordinary and joyously original Caroline, Or Change, as the five-star, Olivier award-winning musical transfers to the West End this November following sell-out runs at the Chichester Festival and Hampstead Theatres.

Written by Tony Kushner, author of legendary play Angels in America, and with an exceptional, soaring score from Tony Award-winning Jeanine Tesori, Caroline, Or Change stars Sharon D. Clarke in an astonishing “virtuoso performance. To watch her seems a privilege” (The Times).

Louisiana, 1963. Revolution is in the air, though not so much for Caroline, the poorly paid maid toiling endlessly in the sweltering basement of the Gellman household. It’s a fantastical, magical place amidst the piles of laundry and singing washing machines, especially for eight-year-old Noah Gellman who sneaks downstairs to see her whenever he can. Yet a simple gesture to leave more money in Caroline’s pocket is about to test who and how far the winds of change can ever really reach…

Winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Musical and with performances that'll take your breath away, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE is an imaginative and moving story of strength, revolution and hope. With a “voice full of raw soul that shreds the heart, and sets it soaring”, don’t miss a career-defining central performance from SHARON D. CLARKE in the five-star musical which changes everything.

Sharon D. Clarke Holiday Dates

Sharon D. Clarke will not perform on the following dates: 7 January, 14 January, 21 January, 28 January and 4 February. The role of Caroline will be played by Naana Agyei-Ampadu on these dates.

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