Grey Gardens: Musical Info & Synopsis


Grey Gardens tells the unique story of Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter, “Little” Edie Beale. The musical takes us on a journey from their glamorous past as socialites to their current life in a crumbling mansion. We witness their complicated relationship and how they find strength in each other amidst isolation and hardship. Grey Gardens explores themes of family, resilience, and adversity.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2006)

Cast Size: 9

Genre: Biography

Setting: 1940s, 1970s / USA (New York)

Creative Team

Music: Scott Frankel

Lyrics: Michael Korie

Book: Doug Wright

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2007)➝


Licensing: Broadway Licensing➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2000s, Biographical, Child Roles, Family, Female Leads, Jazz, True Story

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