Harpo (and me/I)

Steven presented a programme about his hero Harpo Marx for BBC Radio 4.

Steven explores how Harpo came to be the silent Marx brother- he could talk perfectly well but stopped on stage after a bad review. However, without using his voice, Harpo managed to create a unique language with the use of props, sounds and of course his harp. What were the elements of this creation that spoke so eloquently to Steven and what legacy has the silence left?

Read the Guardian review here.