Music by Rachel DeVore FogartyLyrics by Kevin FogartyBook by John DeVoreDirected by Sam Scalamoni
New Jersey’s largest celebration of live theatre… THE 2019 STAGES FESTIVAL a presentation of an original musical Saturday, March 16th 2019 @ 7:00pm
Where do new musicals come from? Be a part of the development of a brand new show at this world premiere presentation! This is a FREE presentation of an original musical directed by Skyline Artistic Director Sam Scalamoni with a cast of NY & NJ professionals! The original musical UnbelievableOn a warm spring day in 1931, a seventeen-year-old girl pitched against the New York Yankees and struck out Babe Ruth. Or did she? Unbelievable tells the story of Beatrice “Jackie” Mitchell, who rocked the world of baseball with her drop ball pitch. Blending Appalachian folk melodies with vaudeville and modern musical theatre styles, this exciting new musical explores themes of ambition and loss amid a simple love of the game. Music by Rachel DeVore Fogarty, Lyrics by Kevin Fogarty and Book by John DeVore. There will be a talk back with the creators and the cast following the presentation.