Book and lyrics by Joseph Robinette. Music by James R. Shaw.
Cast: 10 to 35, flexible. This new musical version of the widely produced play adds a new melodic dimension to the delightful dilemma of Mother Goose and her children as they try to save their home—a gigantic shoe, complete with doors and windows—from becoming a condominium. With a tuneful score and a charming story that incorporates the best of Mother Goose's poems and rhymes, the musical version of Once Upon a Shoe is the ideal show for actors and audiences of all ages. One ext. set. Audition tape available. Approximate running time: 60 minutes.