I Had a Ball: Musical Info & Synopsis


I Had a Ball follows the misadventures of Garside, a fortune teller whose crystal ball takes unexpectedly malfunctions. After accidentally mismatching two couples, the newly matched lovers embark on a rollercoaster of surprises and romantic entanglements. I Had a Ball is a light-hearted romp filled with chaos, mistaken identities, and comedic misunderstandings.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1964)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Setting: 1960s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Jack Lawrence, Stan Freeman

Book: Jerome Chodorov

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1964)➝


1960s, Obscure, Original, Rom-Com

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