The Grass Harp: Musical Info & Synopsis


The Grass Harp follows Collin, a young boy who is sent to live with his eccentric aunts, Verena and Dolly Talbo, after the death of his mother. Collin discovers a sense of belonging and adventure in the company of his aunts and their quirky neighbors, including Catherine Creek and Judge Cool. The Grass Harp celebrates the power and magic of community, storytelling, and familial love.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1971)

Cast Size: 15

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: USA (Wild West)

Creative Team

Music: Claibe Richardson

Lyrics/Book: Kenward Elmslie

Cast Albums

Original Cast (1972)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1970s, Based on a Book, Child RolesObscurePopReligious

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