Let It Ride!: Musical Info & Synopsis


Let It Ride! follows the story of Erwin Trowbridge, who has a talent for choosing the winning racehorse. When his talent is discovered, a group of enthusiasts embark on a wild ride as they pursue their dreams and make use of Erwin’s gift. Filled with unexpected twists and turns, Let It Ride! touches on themes of gambling, talent, and the thrill of competition.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1961)

Cast Size: 11+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: 1960s / USA (New Jersey, NYC)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Jay Livingston, Ray Evans

Book: Abram S. Ginnes

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1961)➝


1960s, Animals, Comedic, Obscure

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