6 Women 4 Men
Singing ensemble with many small roles and much doubling possible, consisting of Slaves, Townspeople, Tarts, Mourners, Movers, Patients, Hired Hands
There are 3 Onstage Musicians: a Fiddle Player, Guitar Player, and a Harmonica Player. The Broadway production used a cast of 7 Women and 14 Men: 9 of whom doubled in various roles.
A Young Fool
Slaves, Townspeople, Tarts, Mourners, Movers, Patients, Hired Hands, et al.