Grant Tilly

Grant Tilly is a musical theatre writer (composer, lyricist, librettist), actor, and singer. Shows he’s written range in style from quirky small cast musicals, to country/rock concert-style shows, to large scale family musical comedies. His works have been performed across the country, and his acting career has taken him across the continent. Click here for Grant’s Bio, and explore various projects below.



THE CUDDLING SONG, another “Quarantune”


So how’s everyone doing out there? One of the things a lot of people miss during these times is human affection. This comes in many forms… so here’s a little song about one of them, Cuddling. Hope you’re all well!

A “Quarantune” for these Strange Times, THE COVID WALTZ

So much has changed in such a short time. At one moment I was getting ready to tour my new show “Newfoundland Routes and Roots!” to Seniors Longterm Care Residences across Ontario, the next I find myself staying with my father at his house in Calgary. I hope, wherever you are, you are safe and healthy.

And in the meantime… why not listen to a little tune? Here’s a new song I wrote (inspired by one of my favourite NL songwriters, Ron Hynes) that will hopefully bring you a smile!

Neptune Theatre YOCo and Gander Musical Theatre Symposium

Instead of a direct flight back to Toronto from Newfoundland there were a few stops in between. First, to Halifax (where I weather Hurricane Dorian) to work with the Neptune Youth Performance Company. In 2017 they premiered my musical “My Side of the Country” and it was great to see them all two years later continuing in their learning. We wrote a song together, “You’ve only got your Future to Lose” inspired by the Climate Change protest happening the following week.

Then it was a quick stop in Charlottetown to see the hilarious […]


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