Performing arts work

Acting (theatre, film and TV), singing, writing and directing credits, as well as performing arts training.

Theatre

As Madame Thénardier (Les Misérables, 2014)
As Madame Thénardier (Les Misérables, 2014)
  • 2014–15: Les Misérables — Mme Thénardier (Marionettes Chorale, Queen’s Hall, T&T, dir: Caroline Taylor)
  • 2015: Party Done… — Pauline (First Instinct Productions and raymondchookongproductions, National Tour, T&T, dir: Raymond Choo Kong)
  • 2014: Scandal: the Play by Richard Ragoobarsingh — Annmarie Hayes (RR/RS Productions, National Tour, T&T, dir: Richard Ragoobarsingh & Debra Boucaud-Mason)
  • 2013: Lotto Madness by Richard Ragoobarsingh — Anna Lucky (RS/RR Productions, National Tour, T&T, dir: Richard Ragoobarsingh & Debra Boucaud-Mason)
  • 2012: Coming Home by Teresa Awai — Jennifer Gittens (raymondchookongproductions, Queen’s Hall, T&T, dir: Raymond Choo Kong)
  • 2011: Carmen by Bizet — Lillas Pastia/Chorus (Marionettes Chorale, Queen’s Hall, T&T, dir: Caroline and Gretta Taylor)

    With Richard Ragoobarsingh in
    With Richard Ragoobarsingh in “Girls on the Side” (Trinidad & Tobago, 2011). Photo: David Wears
  • 2011: Girls on the Side [The Melville Boys] — Sandra [Loretta] (RR/RS Productions, National Tour, T&T, dir: Richard Ragoobarsingh & Debra Boucaud-Mason)
  • 2011: The Prime Minister’s Speech [Feelgood] — Liz (RR/RS Productions, National Tour, T&T, dir: Richard Ragoobarsingh & Debra Boucaud-Mason)
  • 2011: Why Did I Get Married? — Dr. Patricia Agnew (raymondchookongproductions, National Tour, T&T, dir: Raymond Choo Kong)
  • 2010: Really? — Company Writer/Performer (Contains Fat Festival, London, UK)
  • 2009: Foursome in Toco [Weekend Comedy] — Julie (RR/RS Productions, CLR James Auditorium, T&T, dir: Richard Ragoobarsingh & Debra Boucaud-Mason)
  • 2009: Sex, Lies & Money by Richard Ragoobarsingh — Anna Lucky (RS/RR Productions, National Tour, T&T, dir: Richard Ragoobarsingh & Debra Boucaud-Mason)
  • 2008: 3canal’s SHINE — “A Mother Wailing”/Chorus (cut+clear productions, Queen’s Hall, T&T, dir: Wendell Manwarren)
  • 2007: Carnival Messiah by Geraldine Connor — Pontius Pilate/Featured Cast (Harewood House, Leeds, UK, dir: Geraldine Connor)
  • 2006: Pack Light — Solo Performer/Writer/Producer (New York International Fringe Festival, NYC, USA, dir: Dr. Daniel Banks)
  • 2006: The Brand New Lucky Diamond Horseshoe Club by Tony Hall & David Rudder — Singing Chorus/Milburge (Lordstreet Theatre, Queen’s Hall, T&T, dir: Tony Hall)
  • 2004: The Date by Kym Moore — Felicia (Looking Glass Forum, NYC, USA, dir: Jolie Tong)
  • 2004: Dis, Dat & the Other — Solo Performer/Writer/Director (Williamstheatre, MA, USA)

    “The Bacchae” (Williamstheatre, USA, 2004). Photo: Cynthia Locklin
  • 2004: The Bacchae by Euripides — Agave (Williamstheatre, MA, USA, dir: Jean-Bernard “Bernie” Bucky)
  • 2003: The Seagull by Anton Chekhov — Polina (Williamstheatre, MA, USA, dir: Tina Sheppard)
  • 2002: Fragments of Creole Memory — Solo Performer/Writer (Trinity/La MaMa ETC, NYC, USA)
  • 2002: The Medea by Euripides, adapted by Countee Cullen — Medea (Williamstheatre, MA, USA, dir: Dr. Daniel Banks).

Film & television

On Set of
On Set of “A Story About Wendy 2”. Photo: Anthony Keung Fatt
  • 2015: The Apartment: About Last Night — Jamie (feature, PWTM Productions, T&T, dir: Juliette McCawley)
  • 2014: A Story About Wendy 2 — Abigail Smith (feature, Quirky Films, T&T, dir: Sean Hodgkinson). Winner: People’s Choice Award at Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival (ttff) 2014
  • 2013: The Marionettes at 50 (documentary short, The Marionettes, T&T, dir: M Dore) — Writer, Producer, Voiceover Artist
  • 2012: Til Death: the Movie — Kate (short, JJ Films, T&T, dir: Jeston Lett).
  • 2007: Iere Vibe (documentary TV series, Diefferent Style Flims, T&T, dir: D. Dieffenthaller) — Writer & Producer.

Commercials & voiceovers

Caroline has worked voiced and performed in radio and television commercials for brands managed by McCann Erickson; Inglefield/Ogilvy Caribbean; Publicis Caribbean; AMPLE Advertising; Pepper Advertising; and JOOP Advertising.

Workshop performances

  • 2006: Din Shuru by Tony Hall & Jit Samaroo — Chaz (Lordstreet Theatre & KinetikaPeople, London & Leeds, UK, dir: Tony Hall)
  • 2005: Prostitutes by Stacy Cochran — Lisa (Williamstheatre Lab, MA, USA, dir: Stacy Cochran)
  • 2004: The Olympians: Birth of Athena by Eric Powers — Athena (The Ohio Theatre Workshop, NYC, USA, dir: Eric Powers). 

(Stage) Directing

  • 2014–15: Director, Les Misérables (Marionettes Chorale, Queen’s Hall, T&T)
  • 2014: Assistant Director, Jab Molassie (Calabash Foundation for the Arts, Little Carib Theatre, T&T, dir: Patricia Cumper, MBE)
  • 2011: Co-Director, Carmen (Marionettes Chorale, Queen’s Hall, T&T)
  • 2004: Writer-Director, Dis, Dat & the Other (Williamstheatre, MA, USA).

Vocal: musicals, operas & choral

  • 1995–present: Chorister, Soloist, resident Stage Director, The Marionettes Chorale, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago
  • 2004: Purcell’s Dido & Aeneas — Ensembles & Chorus (The Key Music Academy, Port of Spain, T&T, dir: June Nathaniel)
  • 2006–07: Backup vocalist (live & recorded) for Ella Andall (background vocals feature on Andall’s Osun Bamise album).

Education & training

  • University of London, Goldmiths, London, UK: Master of Arts (2010) in Theatre & Performance Making (Commonwealth Scholar)
  • Williams College, MA, USA: Bachelor of Arts (2004), Cum Laude & With Highest Honors in Performance Studies
  • University of East Anglia, UK: Certificate, Introduction to Screenwriting
  • Creative Skillset, UK: Certificate, Film Production
  • HubSpot.com: Certificate, Inbound Marketing
  • New York University, New York, NY, USA: Certificate, Designing Effective Arts Education Programs
  • Lee Strasberg Film & Theatre Institute, New York, NY, USA: Certificate (summer), Acting for Theatre, Film, and Television
  • Trinity/La Ma Ma Performing Arts Program, NY, USA (fall intensive certificate)
  • St. Joseph’s Convent, Port of Spain, T&T. Modern Studies & Languages: 4 A levels (all grade A); 8 O levels (all grade 1); National Scholarship for Languages (2000)
  • Caribbean School of Dancing, Port of Spain, T&T: examination certificates up to Grade 5 (ballet, Royal Academy of Dance)
  • Gillian Balintulo (music theory & pianoforte): examination certificates up to Grade 5, Royal Academy of Music and Trinity School of Music.

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