Ballroom: Musical Info & Synopsis


Ballroom tells the story of Bea, a widow who finds comfort and joy on the dance floor, and Al, an unhappily married mailman. As Bea and Al navigate their budding relationship, they discover the transformative nature of dance and the importance of seizing the moment. Ballroom touches on themes of love, aging, and the challenges of romantic partnerships.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1978)

Cast Size: 25+

Genre: Romantic Drama

Setting: 1970s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music: Billy Goldenberg

Lyrics: Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman

Book: Jerome Kass

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1979)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1970s, Jazz, Large Cast, Obscure, One-Word, Rom-Dram

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