Strobe lights and a fog machine will be used during this production. 

2019 Performance Schedule

Leader of the Pack: The Ellie Greenwich Musical
Music and Lyrics by Ellie Greenwich and friends 
Liner notes by Anne Beatts 
Additional material by Jack Heifner 
Based on an original concept by Melanie Mintz  

​Produced through special arrangements with Samuel French Inc.

Directed by Alissa Romano

​Producing Director - Ron Smith


This hit Broadway musical retrospective celebrates the life and times of Ellie Greenwich, whose doo-wop sounds skyrocketed to the top of the 60s charts. The story of Ellie’s rise to fame and fortune is punctuated with the virtual hit parade of her music.

Friday, Nov.  1 and Saturday, Nov. 2 at 7:00 PM and Sunday, Nov. 3 at 3:00 PM
Friday, Nov. 8 and Saturday, Nov. 9 at 7:00 PM and Sunday, Nov. 10 at 3:00 PM 


​​​Tickets are $15 Adults and $13 for Students/Seniors​​
Students refers to all youth through High School & College Students with a current College ID
Seniors refers to anyone age 65 or older


Online ticket sales close one hour prior to curtain.


Titles subject to change

Want to join a fun group to see a Schultz Theatre show and have a meal together?  The Curious Savage and the upcoming Leader of the Pack:  The Ellie Greenwich Musical are listed as activities in the JMU Lifelong Learning Institute Fall Catalog in the "Trips and Community Service Events" section.  Become a member of the Lifelong Learning group and come see the show with other friends who love theatre. Details about the trips can be found at www.jmu.edu/LLI